Al-Jubeir: Iran Is the Main Sponsor of Global Terror

Al-Jubeir: Iran Is the Main Sponsor of Global Terror

20 February 2017

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister on Sunday 19 February 2017 in Munich, rejected Iranian calls for dialogue saying Tehran was the main sponsor of terrorism in the world, a destabilizing force in the Middle East and wanted to “destroy us”, Reuters reported. “Iran remains the single main sponsor of terrorism in...

Iran: Chess player expelled from national team for not wearing hijab

Iran: Chess player expelled from national team for not wearing hijab

20 February 2017

Dorsa Derakhshani, member of the Iranian Women's National Chess Team and the sixth world champion in under-18 games, got expelled from the national team for not covering her hair in the Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival. The head of Iran's Chess Federation, Mehrdad Pahlevanzadeh, said they will "seriously deal" with a...

Four women arrested in Tehran during demonstration to support Ahvaz

Four women arrested in Tehran during demonstration to support Ahvaz

19 February 2017

Intelligence forces and plainclothes agents attacked hundreds of people rallying in Tehran’s Vanak Square in support of Khuzistan protesters on Thursday, February 16, and arrested four women. The demonstrators, consisting mostly of women, raised placards written: “Enough with silence”, “Khuzistan is not alone”, “Khuzistan has no water, Khuzistan has no...

Protests continue in Ahvaz

Protests continue in Ahvaz

19 February 2017

According to reports received on the evening of Saturday February 18, despite all the police warnings, people of Ahvaz were back into the streets for the sixth consecutive day, protesting against air pollution and water and electricity’s nonstop cut – offs. On the other hand social networks users published images...

Pence: Tehran regime is “the leading state sponsor of terrorism”

Pence: Tehran regime is “the leading state sponsor of terrorism”

19 February 2017

Breitbart News - Speaking at the Munich Security Conference, Pence called Tehran “the leading state sponsor of terrorism” and said it continued to destabilize the Middle East. “Thanks to the end of nuclear-related sanctions under the [nuclear deal] Iran now has additional resources to devote to these efforts,” he said....

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