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Iraq Vows Crushing Response after Deadly Terror Attack in Baghdad

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iraq’s prime minister vowed a crushing response after a twin blast, reportedly claimed by the Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) Takfiri terror group, targeted a busy square in Baghdad claiming at least 32 lives.
Rights Groups Criticize Saudi Failure to Annul Death Penalty for Minors
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Human rights organizations criticized the Saudi Arabian authorities for failing to annul death sentences handed down on five people who were minors when they were charged, despite promises nine months ago to end the death penalty in such cases.
15:11 , 2021 Jan 20
Yemenis Urged to Hold Rallies in Condemnation of US Blacklisting of Ansarullah
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Yemen’s Ansarullah movement called on the people of the country to hold rallies in protest at the US blacklisting of the group.
14:33 , 2021 Jan 20
Sudanese Troops Deployed in Darfur After Clashes Kill 155
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A heavy Sudanese troop presence helped restore calm Tuesday in the Darfur region, local sources said, after three days of inter-ethnic violence claimed at least 155 lives and displaced tens of thousands.
16:55 , 2021 Jan 19
At Least 83 Killed in Fighting in Sudan's Darfur
TEHRAN (IQNA) – More than 80 people have been killed in two days of ongoing clashes in Sudan's restive Darfur, doctors said Sunday, just over two weeks since a long-running peacekeeping mission ended operations.
14:52 , 2021 Jan 18
Egypt Slams Israeli Decision to Build New Settler Units  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt condemned Israeli plans to build 780 new housing units in its illegal settlements in occupied Palestinian territories.
13:37 , 2021 Jan 18
Israel Launches Attacks on Targets in Gaza
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Zionist regime’s warplanes launched air strikes against targets in the Gaza strip early on Monday.
12:19 , 2021 Jan 18
PMU Chief Reiterates Expulsion of US Forces from Iraq
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The chairman of the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) – better known by the Arabic word Hashd al-Sha’abi, underlined the need for implementation of a bill ratified by the country’s parliament on the expulsion of US forces.
08:59 , 2021 Jan 18
3 Policemen Killed in Explosions in Afghanistan  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Four provinces in Afghanistan witnessed explosions on Saturday morning, killing three policemen and leaving many injured.
18:14 , 2021 Jan 16
Hezbollah Missile Power Boosted As Israel Intensified Aggression in Syria
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Lebanon’s Hezbollah has in recent years been strengthening its missile power while the Israeli regime has been intensifying its aggression against Syria, according to a new article published in Israeli media.
15:42 , 2021 Jan 16
Hamas Welcomes Announcement of Palestinian Elections Date
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hamas resistance movement welcomed Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’ move to announce the date of the first Palestinian elections in 15 years.
10:41 , 2021 Jan 16
Sudan Warns Ethiopia After Military Aircraft Crosses Border
TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Ethiopian military aircraft crossed the Sudanese-Ethiopian border in a ”dangerous and unjustified escalation”, Sudan’s Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.
16:43 , 2021 Jan 13
Islamic Jihad Envoy Highlights Gen. Soleimani’s Role in Uniting Resistance Movements
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The representative of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad movement in Iran underlined the role Iranian commander Lt. General Qassem Soleimani played in creating and strengthening unity among Palestinian resistance groups.
09:09 , 2021 Jan 13