Updated in: 18 November 2017 - 22:17
Saudi Arabia birthplace of ‘lethal poison’ of Takfirism
Iran envoy:

Saudi Arabia birthplace of ‘lethal poison’ of Takfirism

TEHRAN (defapress) – A senior Iranian diplomat at the United Nations (UN) says Saudi Arabia is the birthplace of the dangerous ideology known as Takfirism, which is employed by such terrorist groups as ISIL.
Qatar Compares Saudi Actions in Lebanon to Persian Gulf Crisis

Qatar Compares Saudi Actions in Lebanon to Persian Gulf Crisis

TEHRAN (defapress) - Qatar's foreign minister on Friday compared Saudi Arabia's political manoeuvres in Lebanon to its boycott of his country, and accused Riyadh of a dangerous escalation.
With Trump Silent, Democrats Demand Aid for Iran Quake Victims

With Trump Silent, Democrats Demand Aid for Iran Quake Victims

TEHRAN (defapress) – As US President Donald Trump remains entirely silent over a recent deadly earthquake in Western Iran, Sen. Bernie Sanders and four Democratic senators sent a letter to Rex Tillerson demanding that the White House waive certain sanctions on Iran and allow aid to reach those in need.
Lebanese Prime Minister Hariri Arrives in Paris

Lebanese Prime Minister Hariri Arrives in Paris

TEHRAN (defapress) – Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri arrived in France with his family on Saturday.
Russia Again Vetoes Bid to Renew Syria Gas Attacks Probe

Russia Again Vetoes Bid to Renew Syria Gas Attacks Probe

TEHRAN (defapress) - Russia on Friday cast a second veto in as many days at the UN Security Council to block the renewal of an UN-led investigation to identify the perpetrators of chemical weapons attacks in Syria.
Iraqi Forces Recapture Last Daesh-Held Town

Iraqi Forces Recapture Last Daesh-Held Town

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iraqi forces on Friday captured the border town of Rawa, the last remaining town under Daesh (ISIL) control, signaling the collapse of the terror group’s self-proclaimed caliphate.
Saudi Regime Torture Victims Include Former King's Son
Report:

Saudi Regime Torture Victims Include Former King's Son

TEHRAN (defapress) – Saudi Prince Miteb bin Abdullah, the son of the late King Abdullah who was once considered a future crown prince, was beaten and tortured, along with five other princes, when he was arrested in Riyadh during the ongoing political purge in the kingdom, a report said.
Iran, Turkey discuss solutions to Syrian crisis

Iran, Turkey discuss solutions to Syrian crisis

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian Deputy FM Jaberi Ansari held talks Friday with Omid Yalcin, Sedat Önal and other Turkish officials on the crisis in Syria.
France Adopting Biased Stance on Regional Crises
Iran:

France Adopting Biased Stance on Regional Crises

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi slammed French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian for his recent anti-Tehran remarks and said the western European country has a “one-sided and biased” stance on crises facing the Middle East region.
Turkey's Erdogan Accuses US of Financially Supporting Daesh in Syria

Turkey's Erdogan Accuses US of Financially Supporting Daesh in Syria

TEHRAN (defapress) - Turkish President Erdogan has claimed that US actions in Syria are not in line with relations between allies.
most visited