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Iran executes 8 Daesh members

Iranian authorities have executed 8 Daesh militants for alleged involvement in attacks on parliament and the shrine of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini last year. A statement…
A Sunni-Muslim scholar was shot dead by unidentified attackers in Iran’s southeastern Sistan and Baluchestan province Thursday, according to local media reports. Iran’s state-run IRNA…
Muslim and Jewish groups on Thursday strongly condemned an attack on a young Muslim girl in the Belgian city of Charleroi. In a statement, the…
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has pledged his country will stand firm against threats by the United States to halt Iranian oil shipments. In a statement…
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday that Iran would remain in the landmark 2015 nuclear deal with the West -- without the U.S. -- if…

President Erdogan to be sworn in next week

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will be sworn in for the first time under new executive system on July 9, according to presidential sources on Wednesday.…
The US military has promised once again to keep Gulf waterways open to oil tankers as Iranian president appeared to renew threats to close off…
The US State Department has spelled out a campaign of "maximum economic and diplomatic pressure" to drive Iran towards negotiating a "better" deal to replace…
A former Malaysian premier was arrested Tuesday under an anti-corruption probe, Channel News Asia reported. Najib Razak is expected to be charged in court on…
At least 2,200 children have been killed during three years of the Yemeni war, the UN said on Tuesday. "The relentless conflict in Yemen has…

Water crisis deepens in Iran

An Iranian lawmaker has warned the deepening water crisis in southwestern Iran's Khuzestan province may turn into a security issue if it is not resolved…
Despite demonstrations in the Iranian capital of Tehran over the past few days against the deteriorating economic situation and the rise in the dollar against…
A well-known French criminal has escaped from prison by helicopter, the country's prison authority has said. Local media reported that French-Algerian top gangster Redoine Faid…
Iran has vowed to thwart US efforts to block its oil exports by allowing private companies to export crude oil. Eshaq Jahangiri, Iran's first vice…
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