Middle-East

United Israel Appeal leaving BDS-enabling bank in Germany

Keren Hayesod-United Israel Appeal – the premier Israeli public fund-raising global organization to advance the security of the Jewish state – has announced that its German branch will wind down business with the Bank for Social Economy because the financial institution enables the boycott, divestment, sanctions (BDS) movement targeting Israel. “In parallel to communicating with the BfS [Bank for Social […]

UNSC session on Palestine highlighted US isolation

.jwplayer{ display: inline-block; } TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (MNA) – Iranian ambassador to London Hamid Baedinejad said that the UN Security Council meeting on Palestine on Friday indicated the US continued isolation. “Security Council last night turned into a stunning show of the United States’ isolation,” wrote Hamid Baedinejad in a tweet on Saturday. “The US-sponsored resolution on Palestine, which only […]

JCPOA shouldn‘t be sacrificed over US domestic affairs

.jwplayer{ display: inline-block; } TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (MNA) – President of European Commission (EU) Jean-Claude Juncker said Sat. that the Iran nuclear deal should not be sacrificed by US government over of its internal political interests. EU should take effective measures to protect the main provisions stipulated in Iran’s nuclear deal and should not let US to sacrifice this important deal […]

Lightning strike kills 3, injures 2 in Malayer

.jwplayer{ display: inline-block; } TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (MNA) – Thunderstorms and lightning killed three people and injured two others in Malayer in the west of Iran on Saturday, according to the spokesman for Iran‘s Emergency Management Organization. Mojtaba Khaledi, spokesman for Iran‘s Emergency Management Organization, said thunderstorms and lightning have killed three people and injured two others in Malayer County, […]

Iran nuclear chief rejects reported comments as ‘distorted‘

.jwplayer{ display: inline-block; } TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (MNA) – Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Ali Akbar Salehi has rejected a report in some domestic media that has quoted his remarks about the country‘s nuclear program. The Public Relations Department of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) said in a statement that quotes attributed to the AEOI‘s head Ali […]

AEOI chief hails Leader aide’s proposals to counter US breaches of Iran deal

.jwplayer{ display: inline-block; } TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (MNA) – Head of Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Salehi said Ali Akbar Velayati’s propositions to develop Iran’s nuclear capabilities in the face of US breaches of JCPOA showed Iran’s decisiveness. On Wednesday, the top aide to Iran’s Leader Ali Akbar Velayati put forward proposals to counter the United States’ breaches of […]

Iranian jet trainer crashes due to technical fault

.jwplayer{ display: inline-block; } TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (MNA) – The Islamic Republic of Iran Air force announced on Saturday that a jet trainer crashed in Isfahan province this afternoon due to technical problems. A jet trainer belonging to Iranian Army’s air force took off at Shahid Babaei airbase in Isfahan province for a training flight this afternoon and crashed about […]