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African Union (AU) chief, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, is expected to visit three West African countries hit the hardest by the deadly Ebola virus.
Vice-Chairman of Assembly of Experts Ayatollah Seyyed Mahmoud Shahroudi on Wednesday expressed satisfaction over establishment of the Iraqi cabinet, stressing the need for solidarity among all the country's coalition forces.
Chairman of Iran’s Expediency Council Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has underscored the need for unity among Islamic countries under current circumstances in the Islamic world.
The parliament of Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has agreed to send its Peshmerga fighters to the strategic Syrian town of Kobani to join the fight against ISIL Takfiri terrorists.
Iranian and Pakistani officials met in Tehran on Wednesday where the two sides agreed on intelligence cooperation at the porous border between the neighbouring countries.
President Hassan Rouhani said today that the Islamic Republic of Iran is determined to do away once and for all with the oppressive and illegal sanctions imposed on it by …
Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei today stressed the need for continuous scientific progress by Iran’s young generation and elites.
The German government is not required to disclose information about its arms deals while they are in their early stages, the country’s highest court says.
Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham at a weekly press briefing on Wednesday said that the US-led coalition purporting to fight the Takfiri ISIL terrorists should cut off the financial lifeline …
Representatives from Iran and the 5+1 Group have kicked off expert-level talks in the Austrian city of Vienna to discuss differences over a number of issues in the way of …
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 14:25

Iraq: Kurds to vote on sending forces to Kobani

Iraq's Kurdish regional parliament is scheduled to vote on deploying Peshmerga forces to aid Syrian Kurds battling ISIL terrorists in the Syrian Kurdish city of Kobani.
Chechen President Ramzan Kadyrov says the ISIL terrorist group's leader, Ibrahim Samarrai who is known by the alias Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, works for the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and …
An independent Australian lawmaker has called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate Australia's controversial refugee policies as “crimes against humanity”.
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 14:24

Shelling in Eastern Ukraine kills 1, injures 5

At least one civilian has been killed and five others injured in shelling in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk over the past day.
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 14:24

Amnesty warns France against Roma camp eviction

Amnesty International has warned French authorities that a planned eviction of Roma gypsies will have disastrous consequences.
Two people died in a riot in Sierra Leone sparked when health workers struggling to contain the Ebola epidemic tried to take a blood sample from an elderly woman, doctors …
A contingent of 83 doctors and nurses departed Cuba late Tuesday for Guinea and Liberia, bringing to 256 the number of medical workers sent by Havana to fight the Ebola …
Iran's Ambassador to the Netherlands Alireza Jahangiri stressed the need to bring to justice the perpetrators of crimes against humanity.
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 10:10

Iran arrests foreign-linked spies

Iran’s Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi says the country’s security forces have arrested a number of individuals linked to foreign spy agencies.
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