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  • Kashmir is India’s internal matter belonging to its constitutional space: Russia

    January 18, 2020 10:28 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Russian Ambassador to India, Nikolay Kudashev said that Kashmir is India’s internal matter, belonging to its constitutional space. The ambassador said this in New Delhi while interacting with the media. He was speaking on Russia’s position on the closed-door meeting... View Article

  • Israeli forces strike Hamas targets in Gaza Strip

    January 17, 2020 2:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Israeli forces struck Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip for a second consecutive day saying it was in response to incendiary balloons launched from the strip. Israeli Army said, the army struck an infrastructure used for underground activities of the Hamas... View Article

  • India can play significant role in de-escalating tensions in Gulf region: Iranian FM

    January 16, 2020 10:50 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has said that India can play a significant role in de-escalating tensions in the Gulf region. Speaking at the Raisina Dialogue in New Delhi yesterday, he said India can help improve the situation as New... View Article

  • Iraq: Two rockets hit military base housing US troops near Baghdad

    January 15, 2020 11:37 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    In Iraq, two Katyusha rockets yesterday hit a military base housing United States troops near the capital Baghdad. An Interior Ministry official said, the attack took place in the evening when the two rockets landed on the al-Taji Military Base,... View Article

  • Syria’s air defence confronts aerial aggression from Israe: state media

    January 15, 2020 11:16 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Syria’s air defence confronted an aerial aggression from Israel that targeted an air base in the country’s centre yesterday, Syrian state media reported quoting a military official. The official, quoted by the state news agency, said the attack targeted the... View Article

  • Protesters demand resignation of senior leaders after Iran admits shooting down plane

    January 13, 2020 3:58 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Protesters in Iran demanded resignation of senior leaders. This follows the admission by authorities that Iranian forces accidentally shot down a Ukrainian passenger plane, killing all 176 people on board. Hundreds of students joined the protests. Protests took place outside... View Article

  • Rockets hit Iraq military base where US troops presence

    January 13, 2020 11:16 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    A volley of rockets slammed into an Iraqi airbase north of Baghdad where US forces have been based. Iraqi military said, eight Katyusha-type rockets landed on Al-Balad airbase yesterday, wounding two Iraqi officers and two airmen. Al-Balad is the main... View Article

  • US imposes new sanctions on Iran’s metal exports

    January 11, 2020 10:46 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced yesterday that the U.S. imposed new sanctions on Iran’s metal exports and eight senior Iranian officials. The new penalties came days after Iran fired a barrage of missiles at... View Article

  • Iran invites Boeing to investigate Ukraine plane crash

    January 10, 2020 4:40 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Iran’s authorities have invited Boeing to take part in the investigation into a Ukrainian jetliner that crashed on Wednesday, killing all 176 people on board. The move came after Western leaders said the plane appeared to have been unintentionally hit... View Article

  • China rejects Trump’s call to break away from Iranian nuclear deal

    January 10, 2020 2:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    China today rejected US President Donald Trump’s call to break away from the Iranian nuclear deal and work for a new one, saying the agreement is a hard won outcome adopted by the UN and all parties should abide by... View Article

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