Iran, China Announce Implementing 25-Year Strategic PartnershipThe 25-year strategic partnership deal with China signed in March last year has come into effect as part of the outcome of a key visit to China at the invitation of his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, said Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian.
Roadside Bombs Detonated near US Military Trucks across IraqSeveral roadside bombs exploded near convoys carrying logistical equipment belonging to the US military south of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad and in the country’s southern province of Muthanna, amid strong public opposition to the prolonged presence of American occupation forces on Iraqi soil.
Head of the Political Bureau of Hams said the resistance movement derives its legitimacy from the Palestinian nation and the free people of the world, reacting to Britain’s decision to outlaw the movement.
France has banned British Home Secretary from a meeting over the Channel migration crisis, amid rising tensions between the neighbors which are also at odds over other issues such as post-Brexit fishing rights.
Julian Assange, WikiLeaks’ co-founder, has suffered a ministroke due to the extreme stress of fighting extradition to the US from the UK’s maximum-security Belmarsh Prison, his fiancee Stella Moris told.
Iran has denounced the UK for a "meddlesome statement” issued by British Foreign Office on Iran’s defensive capabilities, stressing that the Islamic Republic acts within international laws and regulations and in accordance with Tehran’s defense needs.
Some 700,000 people have signed a petition launched to strip former British Prime Minister Tony Blair of knighthood, an appointment personally made by the country’s Monarch just last week. The petitioners say the former premier should be tried and jailed for his role in the illegal invasion of Iraq in 2003.