Iran supports  ceasefire in Syria
Dehghani Firoozabadi in a conversation with Defa press:
Referring to the crisis in Syria, the Islamic parliament spokesman said: Iran supports a ceasefire and peace and security in this country. cease fire
Russia Slams EU's Premature Decision on New Anti-Syria Sanctions
TEHRAN (defapress)- The Council of the European Union has mistakenly published the future “decision of the foreign ministers” on the introduction of new sanctions against Syria, adding four people to the restrictions’ list.
Turkey-Backed Gunmen Block Damascus Militants' Move to Northern Aleppo
TEHRAN (defapress)- Ankara-backed gunmen have blocked the path of the militants who, under an agreement with the Syrian army, had left their positions in the Southern countryside of Damascus city for the town of Jarabulus in Northeastern Aleppo, field sources reported on Saturday.
US Defense Secretary Defends Washington Military Support for Saudi War on Yemen
TEHRAN (defapress)- US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis defended US military support for the Saudi Arabian-led war against Yemen and urged US lawmakers not to end Washington’s involvement in the devastating conflict.
Ex-Spy’s Poisoning Case More of Same Russia Blame Game
TEHRAN (defapress)- Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov stressed that the poisoning of ex-Colonel Sergey Skripal of Russia’s Main Intelligence Directorate convicted for spying for the United Kingdom, and his daughter Yulia is a new anti-Russian move.
Damascus Continues Evacuating Civilians from Ghouta while Terrorists Still Use Them as Human Shields
Syrian Envoy:
TEHRAN (defapress)- Syria’s Permanent Representative at the UN Bashar al-Jaafari said on Friday that the Syrian government cares about the lives of its citizens and is continuing to take measures to protect them, while the terrorist organizations continue to use them as human shields in Ghouta.
Syria Army in Control of 70% of Eastern Ghouta
TEHRAN (defapress) – The Syrian army and its allies have managed to wrest control of more than 70 percent of the Eastern Ghouta district near Damascus, the Arab country’s army said.
Dozens of Saudi Mercenaries Killed in Yemeni Forces’ Fresh Attacks
TEHRAN (defapress) – The forces of Yemen’s army and Popular Committees, in retaliatory attacks against the Saudi-led coalition, managed to kill dozens of the Riyadh regime’s mercenaries in the Arabian Peninsula country’s provinces of al-Bayda and al-Jawf.
London, Paris, Berlin Propose New Iran Sanctions to Meet Trump Ultimatum
TEHRAN (defapress) – Britain, France and Germany have proposed fresh EU sanctions on Iran, according to a confidential document, in a bid to persuade Washington to preserve the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers.
Ex-FBI Deputy McCabe, Trump Target, Fired Days before Retirement
TEHRAN (defapress) - Former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe, who has endured a year of withering attacks from President Donald Trump, was fired by the Justice Department Friday just days before he was to retire.
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