Updated in: 07 October 2019 - 11:20
Iran backs development of peace, stability in Iraq

Iran backs development of peace, stability in Iraq

TEHRAN(defapress) – Iranian Ambassador to Baghdad Iraj Masjedi highlighted the Islamic Republic’s support to the development of peace and security as well as economic progress in neighboring Iraq.
Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian, Injure 54 in Gaza Border March

Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian, Injure 54 in Gaza Border March

TEHRAN (defapress)- The Israeli occupation forces (IOF) killed a Palestinian citizen and wounded dozens others on the 77th Friday of the Great March of Return in the Gaza Strip.
Lebanese Paper Reveals US Plots for Hot Summer in Iraq, Baghdad's Measures to Counter

Lebanese Paper Reveals US Plots for Hot Summer in Iraq, Baghdad's Measures to Counter

TEHRAN (defapress)- The American officials had claimed that a hot summer is waiting for Iraq and the recent unrests in the country can be seen to be in line with the same schemes, a Lebanese newspaper wrote, adding that the Iraqi government had prepared special plans to counter them.
Turkey to carry out operation in east of Euphrates
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Turkey to carry out operation in east of Euphrates

TEHRAN (defapress) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday that Turkey will carry out a military air and ground operation east of the Euphrates in Syria.
Iraqi PM Demands Parliamentary Support to Reshuffle Cabinet after Unrest

Iraqi PM Demands Parliamentary Support to Reshuffle Cabinet after Unrest

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi called on lawmakers to support him to reshuffle cabinet posts and urged calm after three days of unrest rocked the country.
Taliban to Visit Pakistan, Discuss Failed Afghan Peace Talks

Taliban to Visit Pakistan, Discuss Failed Afghan Peace Talks

TEHRAN (defapress) – An Afghan Taliban delegation will visit Pakistan Wednesday, the insurgent group said, the latest stop on a tour of regional powers after an Afghanistan peace process broke down.
Saudi High-Speed Train Station Fire Injures Five People in Jeddah

Saudi High-Speed Train Station Fire Injures Five People in Jeddah

TEHRAN (defapress)- Five people were injured in a fire that broke out at a new high-speed train station in Saudi Arabia's Western city of Jeddah on Sunday, state television and the kingdom’s civil defence service reported, with huge palls of smoke seen rising into the air.
Syria to reopen key border crossing with Iraq today

Syria to reopen key border crossing with Iraq today

TEHRAN (defapress) – According to local media quoting the Syrian government, the Bukamal-Qaem border crossing with Iraq, in the southeast of the Syrian province of Deir Ezzor, will be reopened on Monday.
Yemen Army Launches Major Offensive in Saudi, Destroys 3 Brigades

Yemen Army Launches Major Offensive in Saudi, Destroys 3 Brigades

TEHRAN (defapress) – The spokesman for Yemeni Armed Forces said three Saudi military brigades were completely destroyed after Yemeni forces mounted a large-scale military offensive in the kingdom’s southern border region of Najran.
Ansarullah Rejects Saudi Bid for Partial Ceasefire

Ansarullah Rejects Saudi Bid for Partial Ceasefire

TEHRAN (defapress) – Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement rejected a Saudi partial ceasefire as “not good enough”, calling for a comprehensive cessation of aggression against the impoverished Arab country.