Updated in: 09 July 2020 - 14:40
Hashd al-Sha’abi arrests six ISIL members in Iraq’s Mosul

Hashd al-Sha’abi arrests six ISIL members in Iraq’s Mosul

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iraq’s Popular Mobilization Units (PMU), also known as Hashd al-Sha’abi forces arrested some ISIL terrorist membres who were planning to attack Mosul in north of Iraq.
US Fully Responsible for Saudi-Led Military Aggression Against Yemen
Army Spokesman:

US Fully Responsible for Saudi-Led Military Aggression Against Yemen

TEHRAN (defapress)- The spokesman for Yemeni army censured the US as the conspirator of the Saudi-led military onslaught on his country, saying Washington arms the Riyadh regime and its regional allies, defines goals for them and is involved in a political cover-up for their acts of aggression.
Source Says Turkey Tested Russia’s S-400 Air Defense Systems on US-Made Planes

Source Says Turkey Tested Russia’s S-400 Air Defense Systems on US-Made Planes

TEHRAN (defapress)- Turkey tested Russian-made S-400 air defense systems on US-made F-16 fighter jets in November 2019, a source close to the Turkish defense industry told TASS on Tuesday.
Nasrallah Raps US Interference in Lebanon

Nasrallah Raps US Interference in Lebanon

TEHRAN (defapress) – The Secretary-General of Lebanon’s Hezbollah resistance movement denounced the US’ interference in the internal affairs of Lebanon, saying Washington is a sponsor of Israel and Takfiri terrorism.
Turkey Threatens 'Response' If EU Imposes Sanctions

Turkey Threatens 'Response' If EU Imposes Sanctions

TEHRAN (defapress)- Turkey will respond if the European Union imposes further sanctions on Ankara, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Monday after meeting the EU's top diplomat.
Al-Nujaba’s operation for arresting Baghdad terrorists

Al-Nujaba’s operation for arresting Baghdad terrorists

TEHRAN (defapress) – Al-Nujaba combatants in an operation carried out in the north of Baghdad managed to arrest a number of elements who were accused of terrorist acts.
Iraqi Officials Slam Saudi Daily for Insulting Ayatollah Sistani

Iraqi Officials Slam Saudi Daily for Insulting Ayatollah Sistani

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iraqi officials condemned the publication of an offensive cartoon of prominent Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani in a Saudi-owned newspaper, saying the depiction stems from the failure of Riyadh's Takfiri plots.
Yemeni Drones Attack Military Targets Deep in Saudi Arabia

Yemeni Drones Attack Military Targets Deep in Saudi Arabia

TEHRAN (defapress) – Yemeni army used domestically-manufactured combat drones to carry out "a massive operation" against Saudi targets in the southwestern cities of Khamis Mushait and Najran.
Yemen to Continue Legitimate Retaliatory Attacks as Long as Saudi War, Siege Persist
Army Spokesman:

Yemen to Continue Legitimate Retaliatory Attacks as Long as Saudi War, Siege Persist

TEHRAN (defapress)- The spokesman for Yemen's Armed Forces said Yemeni army troops and allied fighters from Popular Committees are capable enough to defend the country against the Saudi war, emphasizing their “legitimate” retaliatory attacks will continue as long as the Riyadh regime and its allies press ahead with their onslaught and blockade.
Iraq Frees 14 PMU Forces Arrested in 'US-Dictated' Raid

Iraq Frees 14 PMU Forces Arrested in 'US-Dictated' Raid

TEHRAN (defapress) – Iraq released more than a dozen members of Popular Mobilization Units, known as Hashd al-Shaabi, a few days after an unprecedented raid on the headquarters of Kata'ib Hezbollah, which is said to have been dictated by the US.