Iran Expanding Enrichment Activity: IAEAIran has injected uranium hexafluoride gas enriched up to 20 percent purity level into a centrifuge at its Natanz nuclear facility, the United Nations’ nuclear watchdog reports.
Airstrike on Gaza Media Tower in May Was ‘Own Goal’: EX-GeneralThe Israeli airstrike which hit a tower that housed offices of media outlets in Gaza during the regime’s latest onslaught on the besieged strip was an “own goal” that caused more damage to Tel Aviv’s image than the alleged operational benefit it induced, a former general said.
Syrian Forces Block US military Convoy in HasakahSyrian army troops blocked a US military convoy and forced it to retreat from an area in northeastern province of Hasakah, amid public anger at the deployment of foreign forces in the oil-rich region.
US-supplied military equipment and ammunition sent to Syria under the pretext of arming so-called “moderate” forces against ISIS, were ended up at the hands of al-Qaeda-affiliated al-Nusra group in the country.
The European Union is planing to switch to the euro for oil purchases from Iran, eliminating the US dollar as the two sides work to protect bilateral trade against possible American sanctions, Russia’s RIA Novosty reported.
Celebrities, elected officials and influencers are turning to social media to express their outrage at Israel’s killing of 61 Palestinians marching for their freedom and protesting US President Donald Trump’s move of the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to al-Quds (Jerusalem), according to a report by the US-based Institute for Middle East Understanding (IMEU).
Since four weeks ago, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has not been seen in public after heavy gunfire and explosions reported from outside the royal palace in the kingdom’s capital city of Riyadh.
French President vowed European states will defy the US threats of sanction and will preserve the nuclear deal with Iran and defend their corporations against US sanctions for doing business in the Islamic Republic, French President Emmanuel Macron said.