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YPG forces to shift from direct confrontation to guerrilla tactics: Afrin official

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 15:12
The administration of Syria's Kurdish-populated northwestern Afrin region has indicated that members of the US-backed People's Protection Units (YPG) militants will shift from direct confrontation to guerrilla tactics in their battles against Turkish military forces and allied militants from the so-called Free Syrian Army.

Israeli forces kill Palestinian man over alleged stabbing attack

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 15:05
Israeli military forces have shot and killed a young Palestinian man in the central part of the West Bank as tensions continue in the occupied Palestinian territories in the wake of US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem al-Quds as the capital of Israel.

Philippines’ Duterte urges nations to quit ICC

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 14:46
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte urged other governments on Sunday to abandon the International Criminal Court, saying the world tribunal — where he's facing a possible complaint for the thousands of killings of drug suspects under his crackdown — is "rude."

Polls show Abe’s popularity seriously hit after scandal

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 14:28
New polls carried out in Japan shows Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s popularity has been falling dramatically since details emerged of a scandal involving his wife, Akie.

Final live: Chahal double-strike rattles Bangladesh

TIMES OF INDIA - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 14:03
Get live score updates of the final of Nidahas Trophy between India and Bangladesh on Times of India

Tri-series Final Live: India opt to bowl v B'desh

TIMES OF INDIA - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 14:03
Get live score updates of the final of Nidahas Trophy between India and Bangladesh on Times of India

Bangladesh sentences seven militants to death for 2015 killing of shrine worker

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 13:57
A court in Bangladesh finds seven militants guilty in the murder case of a shrine worker in 2015 and sentences them to death, court officials say.

Iran's aluminum ingot output tops 300,000 tons

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 13:31
Iran produced 309,007 tons of aluminum in the 11 months from March 21, 2017-Feb. 19, 2018 which is one percent less than the figure for the same period of the preceding year.

Rouhani: Tehran, Baku to ink railway deal during upcoming visit

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 13:23
Iran and Azerbaijan will sign an investment deal for financing a railway segment inside the Islamic Republic during his late March visit to Baku.

Former president Ahmadinejad’s deputy detained

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 13:19
Esfandiar Rahim Mashaei, former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s deputy was detained by police, judicial authorities said.

Iran has nearly doubled gas production at South Pars: President

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 13:19
Iran has nearly doubled gas production from South Pars, the world's largest gas field, in the past year, said President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday.

Total says will apply for waiver if US withdraws from Iran deal

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 13:17
French oil major Total is committed to the development of an Iranian gas field and will apply for a waiver if US President Donald Trump unilaterally withdraws from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and reimposes sanctions on Tehran, the company’s chief executive said.

Iran claims three Karate 1 PL silvers

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 13:15
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Zarif briefly hospitalized, cancels meetings

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 13:15
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif was hospitalized for a few hours on Saturday and canceled all his meetings on Saturday and Sunday so he can rest, the Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said.

President: New Year will be year of investment, economic growth, social justice

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 13:13
President Hassan Rouhani said the new Iranian year (to start March 21) will be the year of investment, economic growth and social justice.

Rouhani: Insecurity detrimental to all regional countries

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:39
President urges boost in Tehran-Muscat banking cooperation

Putin on track for commanding win in Russian election

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:35
Russians voted in a presidential election on Sunday that was expected to give Vladimir Putin an easy victory.

Heynckes can become ‘Bayern god’, Van Gaal believes

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:30
Louis van Gaal believes Jupp Heynckes would become a Bayern Munich legend if he retires at the end of the season.

Salah 'on his way' to Messi comparisons, Klopp says

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:28
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said Mohamed Salah was "on his way" to being mentioned in the same breath as Lionel Messi after he scored four goals against Watford on Saturday.

Ronaldo: No one will be compared to me

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:26
Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo believes "no one will be compared" to him because there are not many who can rival his "talent" or "dedication".

Puigdemont says should have declared Catalonia independence sooner

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:26
Catalonia's deposed leader Carles Puigdemont said in an interview published Sunday that he should have declared independence earlier, as delaying the call in hopes of starting dialogue with Madrid proved futile.

Thousands more people leave Syria’s Eastern Ghouta

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:24
More than 20,000 people left Syria’s Eastern Ghouta via the town of Hammouriyeh on Sunday, the Interfax news agency reported, citing the Center for Reconciliation in Syria, a body run by Russia’s Defense Ministry.

Petrochimi crowned champion at West Asia Basketball League

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:24
Petrochimi Bandar Imam finished first at the West Asia Basketball League, following a well-earned win over Al Riyadi basketball club of Lebanon.

Philippines' Duterte calls for mass withdrawal from ICC

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:16
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday called for other signatories of the Rome Statute that established the International Criminal Court (ICC) to join his country in withdrawing from the treaty.

LeBron's 70th career triple-double leads Cavs past Bulls

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:16
LeBron James notched his 70th career triple-double with 33 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists as the Cleveland Cavaliers held off a second-half rally by the host Chicago Bulls for a 114-109 victory on Saturday night at United Center.

Trump lawyer calls for end of Mueller probe

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:15
US President Donald Trump's attorney John Dowd called for the end of special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russian alleged election meddling Saturday, just a day after the Justice Department announced the firing of former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe.

Body remains of four Iranian soldiers found in east Iraq

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:13
Remains of four Iranian soldiers' bodies were unearthed in eastern Iraq near the border with Iran, said an Iraqi authority.

Iranians preparing for Norouz celebrations

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 12:12
Each year, millions of Iranians celebrate one of the most significant holidays Norouz, Persian New Year, in Iran and throughout the world. In Iran, the New Year begins with the advent of spring, and most everyone observe it by celebrating a season of new life, and wishing for good luck in the year ahead.

Myanmar's Suu Kyi pressed on Rohingya crisis at ASEAN summit

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 11:53
Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi was pressed about the Rohingya crisis at an ASEAN summit in Sydney Sunday, but the regional bloc stressed it could not intervene and "force an outcome".

Navy’s 50th flotilla back home after overseas mission

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 11:42
The 50th fleet of warships of the Iranian Navy returned to the southern port city of Bandar Abbas on Saturday after completing an operational-training mission that took 45 days to complete.

China urges US to 'correct mistake' on Taiwan

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 11:26
China called on the United States to "correct its mistake" after President Donald Trump approved new rules allowing top-level US officials to travel to Taiwan to meet with their Taipei counterparts.

Tehran’s dead trees turned into magnificent artworks

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 10:57
Several dead trees of Tehran’s Valiasr Street, one of the longest streets in the Middle East, have been carved by wood artists and turned into beautiful pieces of art ahead of the Persian New Year or Norouz.

Turkish-led forces oust Kurds from Syria's Afrin

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 10:56
Turkey's flag was flying in Syria's Afrin on Sunday after Turkish troops and Ankara-backed militants chased out Kurdish militia forces to seize control of the northern city.

Omani FM wishes good health for Zarif

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 10:26
Visiting Foreign Minister of Oman Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah in a phone call on Sunday wished good health for Iranian FM Mohammad Javad Zarif.

'Kohli says Dhoni irreplaceable in limited overs'

TIMES OF INDIA - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 09:59
India cricket captain Virat Kohli feels that Mahendra Singh Dhoni is indispensable when it comes to limited-overs cricket and that his cricketing acumen is an asset for the team.

Post-nuclear disaster Chernobyl is going green

TIMES OF INDIA - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 08:16
When it comes to clean energy, it's hard to think of a less likely place than Ukraine's infamous Chernobyl nuclear plant. But final preparations are being made to generate electricity again, this time using safer power from the sun.

Iran's East Azarbaijan non-oil exports hit $2b

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 07:47
Iran's East Azarbaijan Province has exported two billion dollars’ worth of products in the previous 11 months of the current Iranian calendar year (ending on March 20), a provincial official said.

Iran's mines sector appealing to foreign investors: CEO

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 07:36
Iran is among the very few countries in the world that has enticed foreign investors with its untapped mineral sources, a senior Iranian industrial official said on Sunday.

President Rouhani: Iran to continue with ‘dignified constructive interaction’ with world

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 07:08
Iranian President Rouhani said Sun. that the country would carry on with its agenda on ‘dignified, constructive interaction’ with the world regardless of any undermining efforts by US or some regional states.

Nidahas final: India start favourites against B'desh

TIMES OF INDIA - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 06:36
The established names of Bangladesh cricket will be put to test against a formidable Indian outfit, which hasn't looked back following the loss to Sri Lanka in the tournament opener.

Here's the new resource Saudi Arabia is cultivating

TIMES OF INDIA - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 06:26
These are among the changes Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman intends to showcase when he arrives in the United States this week for a multicity tour aimed at courting US investors. Mohammed, the brash, 32-year-old heir to the Saudi throne, is seeking to reorient the economy away from oil while making life more enjoyable for Saudis. Officials say entertainment will help on both fronts.

Illness forces FM Zarif to cancel appointments

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 06:13
All the meeting schedules and appointments of Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif have been canceled due to illness, Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Sunday.

18 civilians injured in rocket attacks on Damascus

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 05:59
Eighteen civilians were injured as terrorist organizations, positioned in eastern Ghouta, targeted the residential neighborhoods in Damascus and its countryside with rocket shells.

Surge in number of UK children with sleep apnea admitted to hospital

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 05:58
The number of admissions to UK hospital of children and teenagers with sleep apnea has risen sharply over the past four years, with experts suggesting childhood obesity is to blame.

Around 0.6 million Indian children smoke cigarettes daily

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 05:49
India is home to an estimated 625,000 children who smoke aged 10 to 14-years-old, despite lowering tobacco usage recently, according to Global Tobacco Atlas data released last week.

Cyberattacks are one of the biggest threats that schools face

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 05:44
Cyberattacks are one of the biggest threats that schools face, experts have warned, as new figures show that a fifth of education establishments have been hit.

3 AIIMS docs killed in accident on Yamuna eway

TIMES OF INDIA - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 05:41
Three doctors from AIIMS, Delhi were killed and 4 others were seriously injured in an accident at Yamuna Expressway in Mathura's Thoror Surir Kotwali area on Sunday morning.

Americans are drinking a daily cup of coffee at the highest level

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 05:35
The number of Americans drinking a daily cup of coffee is at the highest level since 2012, with demand continuing to get a boost from at-home consumption and gourmet drinks, an industry study showed.

Body remains of four Iranian soldiers found in E Iraq

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 05:31
Remains of four Iranian soldiers' bodies were unearthed in eastern Iraq near the border with Iran, said an Iraqi authority.

Global energy giants forced to adapt to rise of renewables

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 05:30
Seven years after an earthquake off Japan’s eastern coast led to three meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station, the aftershocks are still being felt across the world. The latest came last Saturday when E.ON and RWE announced a huge shakeup of the German energy industry, following meetings that ran into the early hours.

EU risks anti-Iran move under US pressure: Int'l lawyer

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 05:22
A prominent law expert from Geneva's Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies Europe has alerted over reports of EU's proposing fresh sanctions on Iran to please US President Donald Trump.

China set to become major global specialty gas supplier

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 04:55
China has been a specialty gas importer for over a decade. Now with its own growing capacity to produce various specialty gases, China is to become more of a producer than consumer.

India current account deficit widens sharply on higher imports

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 04:54
India’s October-December current account deficit widened sharply from a year earlier, driven by higher imports, data from the Reserve Bank of India showed.

Cinemagoers eagerly awaiting Cannes 2018

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 04:42
With 50 days left until the start of the Cannes Film Festival, the month of May has turned into a different atmosphere for cinemagoers, especially with regard to the novel programs set for the event’s 71st edition.

Two Iranian animations to be screened at France’s Annecy festival

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 04:27
Two Iranian animated pieces have made it to the competition program of the 42nd Annecy International Animation Film Festival in France.

Iran to attend eighth World Water Forum

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 04:23
Iran's Minister of Energy Reza Ardakanian departed Tehran on Sunday for Brasilia, Brazil, to participate in the eighth World Water Forum.

Open to use of paper ballots in future: BJP

TIMES OF INDIA - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 04:21
The BJP has said that it is open to discussions on reverting to use of paper ballots, instead of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), in future elections if if there was consensus among other parties on the matter.

Iran urges Europeans not to mix JCPOA with missile issue

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 04:04
Speaker of Iranian Parliament Ali Larijani urged Europeans not to mix the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with the country’s missile program, adding the should stick to their commitments under the nuclear deal and pressurize the US into fulfilling its obligations.

Can a one-year-old reason like a scientist?

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 04:04
In intriguing research, a team of scientists may have discovered the earliest age at which a person can reason logically: 12 months.

Eat five portions of fruit and veg to reduce high blood pressure symptoms

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 03:52
High blood pressure symptoms can be hard to spot, but if the condition is left untreated it can increase the risk of serious problems such as strokes and heart attacks.

Exercising while pregnant can reduce time spent in labor, study finds

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 03:49
Maintaining an active lifestyle during pregnancy can reduce the amount of time spent in labor during childbirth, a study has concluded.

Nano-fibers material kills pathogens rapidly, day and night

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 03:46
Scientists have developed highly efficient bacteria- and virus-killing material that may someday be integrated into personal protective equipment (PPE) for further preventing the outbreak of emerging infectious diseases.

Scientists helping to improve understanding of plate tectonics

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 03:44
Scientists at The Australian National University (ANU) are helping to improve understanding of how rocks in Earth's hot, deep interior enable the motions of tectonic plates, which regulate the water cycle that is critical for a habitable planet.

Rare metals on Mars, Earth implicate colossal impacts

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 03:43
New research revealed that a giant impact on Mars more than four billion years ago would explain the unusual amount of ‘iron loving’ elements in the Red Planet.

Protest against systematic migrant abuse by French police (Video)

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 03:43
The French police and government continue to draw criticism for their role in the global refugee crisis. Protests were held all over Paris to call attention to the regular allegations of police brutality against homeless asylum-seekers. Ramin Mazaheri has more, presstv.com reported.

Israeli jets target Hamas potions in Gaza Strip

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 03:05
Israeli jets have carried out several airstrikes in the Gaza Strip just hours after its tanks targeted Palestinian Hamas resistance movement positions in the coastal sliver.

Scientists create diodes made of light

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 02:55
Photonics researchers at the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) have achieved the extra-ordinary by creating a diode consisting of light that can be used, for the first time, in miniaturized photonic circuits, as published in Optica.

Russia elections: Polls open amid low turnout fears

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 02:54
Russians are heading to the polls to vote in a presidential election that is expected to usher in President Vladimir Putin's fourth term.

World water problems on tap at Brazil conference

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 02:42
Brazil — the country with the world’s greatest fresh water reserves — hosts an international conference on growing fears over the fragility of drinking water supplies in a heating planet.

Chemicals in lavender and tea tree oil appear to be hormone disruptors

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 02:39
A new study lends further evidence to a suspected link between abnormal breast growth in young boys — called prepubertal gynecomastia — and regular exposure to lavender or tea tree oil, by finding that key chemicals in these common plant-derived oils act as endocrine-disrupting chemicals.

Time to end Mueller Probe into Trump-Russia ties: Trump’s Lawyer

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 02:36
US President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, John Dowd, says the time has come for special counsel Robber Mueller to end his investigation into alleged collusion between Trump and Russia.

Flooding kills 15, injure scores more in Kenya (Video)

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 02:32
At least 15 people were killed and scores injured in heavy rains and flooding, Kenya's Daily Nation said on Friday.

Iran female athlete reaches finals of Karate World League

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 02:25
Iranian female karateka Hamideh Abbasali on Saturday advanced to the final round of Karate World League which is underway in Notterdome, the Netherlands.

Iran missile program has nothing to do with JCPOA: Russian envoy

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 02:22
Russia's permanent representative to the UN office in Vienna Mikhail Ulyanov says the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) does not need any complementary agreement and Iran's missile program has nothing to do with the deal.

Light quake jolts Iran's Semnan

IRAN DAILY - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 02:15
A 4.6-magnitude earthquake on Sunday morning jolted an area to the northeastern Iranian Province of Semnan, about 200 kilometers to the east of capital Tehran.

Putin on track for win as Russians head to polls

TIMES OF INDIA - Sun, 03/18/2018 - 00:08
Russians began voting in a presidential election on Sunday set to give Vladimir Putin a commanding victory that could only be blemished if large numbers do not bother taking part because the result is so predictable.

Rs 11,300 crore lying unclaimed with 64 banks, shows RBI data

TIMES OF INDIA - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 23:11
​The largest amount — Rs 1,262 crore — is lying with the State Bank of India, Rs 1,250 crore with PNB, while all other nationalised banks together hold Rs 7,040 crore. All this money, however, is just a fraction of the total deposits of over Rs 100 lakh crore handled by banks in India.

Return of Pakistan envoy to India may be delayed

TIMES OF INDIA - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 22:04
Tensions between India and Pakistan over alleged harassment of diplomats seem set to worsen with Pakistan pulling out of the WTO ministerial meeting slated for next week in New Delhi.

56-year-old is Isro's first woman to spend over a year in Antarctica

TIMES OF INDIA - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 21:45
​​Staying in the world’s coldest place where minimum temperatures can slide to -90 degrees Celsius, Mangala Mani was part of a 23-member expedition team that went to India’s research station, Bharati, in the icy continent in November 2016. She was the only woman in the all-men team.

Science displaces engineering at No. 2 spot in UG

TIMES OF INDIA - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 21:12
With engineering losing its sheen, science courses have re-emerged as the country’s second most popular undergraduate stream. Arts has always had the biggest draw and that trend persists. While 97.3 lakh students joined BA in 2016-17, 47.3 lakh chose BSc courses and 41.6 lakh took up engineering, HRD ministry data shows.

Relish idea of Modi vs Rest in 2019: Amit Shah

TIMES OF INDIA - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 20:57
BJP chief Amit Shah has welcomed the prospect of a “Modi vs the Rest” battle in 2019 while daring the opposition to put its proposed no-confidence motion to test, asserting that it will be easily defeated by a 300-plus majority commanded by the NDA in the Lok Sabha.

Confusion being spread over MSPs, says PM Modi

TIMES OF INDIA - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 20:40
PM Modi on Saturday said many people were “spreading confusion and creating atmosphere of despair” regarding the government’s decision and assured farmers that all major costs incurred would be taken into account to fix the support price as promised in the budget.

Cong: Will cooperate with like-minded parties

TIMES OF INDIA - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 20:24
Underscoring what is becoming the war cry of the opposition camp, Congress on Saturday said it will cooperate with like-minded parties to defeat the Modi government in the next Lok Sabha elections even as it demanded a return to the use of ballot paper instead of electronic voting machines.

Sonia Gandhi targets ‘power-drunk’ Modi govt

TIMES OF INDIA - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 20:18
Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi launched a trenchant attack on PM Narendra Modi on Saturday, dubbing his policies as “dramebaazi” and divisive, while the party’s political resolution promised a “pragmatic approach” to unite like-minded parties to challenge BJP-RSS in 2019.

All England: Sindhu loses to Yamaguchi in semis

TIMES OF INDIA - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 19:44
It was heartbreak for India after ace shuttler PV Sindhu lost her semi-final encounter against Japan's Akane Yamaguchi at the prestigious All England Open Championships despite exhibiting top-class fitness under incredible testing conditions.

All England Open Live: PV Sindhu vs Yamaguchi

TIMES OF INDIA - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 16:48
Check all the badminton score updates of All England Open Badminton Championships 2018 women's singles semi-final between PV Sindhu and Akane Yamaguchi

British Council: Instrument of UK global influence

IRAN DAILY - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 15:42
The British Council, whose activities in Russia were suspended by the Kremlin on Saturday, is a registered charity that uses education and culture to spread British soft power internationally.

Israeli tanks shell besieged Gaza Strip, injure civilian

IRAN DAILY - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 15:38
At least one Palestinian man has sustained injuries after Israeli battle tanks targeted the eastern part of the Gaza Strip as the Tel Aviv regime goes ahead with its acts of aggression against the besieged Palestinian coastal sliver.

Trump praises FBI official's firing, but critics call it 'dangerous'

IRAN DAILY - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 15:23
US President Donald Trump has praised the firing of a senior FBI agent just two days before his retirement, calling it a "great day for democracy" and hoping it would bring an end to a probe into alleged collusion between Trump’s election campaign and Russia.

Turkish attacks kills over 20 civilians in Syria's Afrin

IRAN DAILY - Sat, 03/17/2018 - 15:00
Two separate Turkish attacks have claimed the lives of at least 22 civilians in Syria’s northwestern town of Afrin as Ankara presses ahead with its operation against US-backed Kurdish militants there.