Updated in: 23 January 2018 - 20:40
North Korea Handful of Month from Being Able to Hit US with Nuclear Weapon
CIA Director:

North Korea Handful of Month from Being Able to Hit US with Nuclear Weapon

TEHRAN (defapress)- CIA Director Mike Pompeo warned that North Korea is only a "handful of months" away from being able to hit the mainland United States with a nuclear weapon.
Mahmoud Abbas Urges EU Countries to Recognize State of Palestine

Mahmoud Abbas Urges EU Countries to Recognize State of Palestine

TEHRAN (defapress)- President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday urged EU countries to recognize the state of Palestine, during a keynote speech to the European Union’s 28 Foreign Ministers in Brussels.
Ankara in Agreement with Moscow over Military Operations in Afrin
Turkish President:

Ankara in Agreement with Moscow over Military Operations in Afrin

TEHRAN (defapress)- President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey has reached an agreement with Russia over Ankara’s latest military operation against US-backed Kurdish militants in Northern Syria, vowing that his country would not retreat a step from the ongoing operation.
Russia, China Willing to Build Small N. Reactors in Iran
AEOI Official:

Russia, China Willing to Build Small N. Reactors in Iran

TEHRAN (defapress)- Deputy Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Mohammad Ahmadian announced that China and Russia have voiced enthusiasm for the construction of small nuclear reactors in Iran.
Hundreds of Syrian Families Return to Hometown in Damascus Countryside

Hundreds of Syrian Families Return to Hometown in Damascus Countryside

TEHRAN (defapress)- Hundreds of Syrian families returned to their homes in the town of al-Bowedha in the Southern countryside of Damascus city after the establishment of security and peace in the region, media sources reported on Tuesday.
Saudi Warplanes Target Yemen’s Sa’ada for Nine Times

Saudi Warplanes Target Yemen’s Sa’ada for Nine Times

TEHRAN (defapress) - Saudi regime’s warplanes bombed Yemen’s northern province of Sa’ada for nine times, Yemeni media reported.
Japan to finance thermal power plants’ rehabilitation plan in Iran

Japan to finance thermal power plants’ rehabilitation plan in Iran

TEHRAN (defapress) – Japan will help increase efficiency in Iranian power plants within the framework of rehabilitative plan.
Lavrov stresses Russia’s support to political settlement in Syria

Lavrov stresses Russia’s support to political settlement in Syria

TEHRAN (defapress) – Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov reiterated Moscow’s support for a political settlement to the crisis in Syria in accordance with UN Security Council Resolution No. 2254.
Indonesia Reiterates Support for JCPOA

Indonesia Reiterates Support for JCPOA

TEHRAN (defapress) – Indonesian Ambassador to Iran Octavino Alimudin said Jakarta once again threw its weight behind the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers.
Iranian Army Tests New Gears in First Day of War Game

Iranian Army Tests New Gears in First Day of War Game

TEHRAN (defapress) – Commander of the Iranian Army Ground Force Brigadier General Kiomars Heidari said during the first day of massive military drills in the southeastern parts of the country, the army forces test-fired two new achievements.
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