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Lebanon’s Hezbollah Condemns Saudi Daily for Insulting Ayatollah Sistani   

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah denounced a Saudi-owned newspaper for publishing an insulting cartoon of senior Iraqi cleric Ayatollah Seyed Ali al-Sistani.
UN: 2 Killed, Helicopter Hit in Nigeria Attack
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The United Nations on Saturday said two civilians including a five-year-old child were killed and an aid helicopter damaged in a terrorist attack in restive northeast Nigeria.
17:46 , 2020 Jul 05
Airstrikes Target Libya's Al-Watiya Airbase
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Warplanes struck overnight at an airbase that was recently recaptured by Libya's internationally recognized government from eastern forces with help from Turkey, a military source with the eastern forces and a resident nearby said.
13:59 , 2020 Jul 05
Court Upholds 15-Year Sentence for Prominent Egyptian Activist
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Egypt's top appeals court upheld Saturday a 15-year prison sentence for a leading figure of the country's 2011 uprising, a judicial source said.
17:56 , 2020 Jul 04
Four Killed, Seven Injured in Somalia Blasts
TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least seven people were wounded on Saturday as police shot a suicide car bomber at a checkpoint outside the port in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, police and witnesses said.
15:42 , 2020 Jul 04
Turkey to Try Khashoggi Murder Suspects in Absentia, Fiancee Says
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Turkey will try the 20 suspects in the 2018 murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi -- including two former aides to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman -- in absentia on Friday, his fiancee said Tuesday.
13:43 , 2020 Jul 01
US Seeks to Remain in Iraq to Undermine PMU: MP
TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Iraqi lawmaker said the US refuses to withdraw its troops from the country because it seeks to deal blows to the Popular Mobilization Units (PMU).
17:25 , 2020 Jun 30
IUMS Chief Warns of Plot against Yemen
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Secretary General of the International Union of Muslim Scholars (IUMS) called for saving Yemen, warning of a major plot against the Arab country.
15:59 , 2020 Jun 29
Israeli Navy Attacks Palestinian Fishermen off Gaza
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Zionist regime’s navy attacked Palestinian fishermen sailing off the Gaza Strip, causing damage to at least one boat, according to WAFA correspondent.
16:56 , 2020 Jun 28
Torture A Pillar of Bahraini Regime’s Rule: Al-Wefaq
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Using torture has become a major part of the Bahraini regime’s political system, said the deputy head of the country’s main opposition group, the al-Wefaq National Islamic Society
16:04 , 2020 Jun 28
Protests Held in Italy against Israel's West Bank Annexation Plan
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Rallies in protest against plans by Israel to annex parts of the West Bank were held in several Italian cities.  
10:48 , 2020 Jun 28
Arab League Urges Withdrawal of Foreign Forces from Libya
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Arab League Tuesday called for the withdrawal of foreign forces in Libya and urged for talks on ending the conflict in the north African country.
13:24 , 2020 Jun 24
People Beginning to See US Government’s True Colors
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Secretary of Iran’s Guardian Council (GC) Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati said recent protests in the US following the racially motivated murder of a black man have caused the world to begin to see the Washington government’s true colors.
12:54 , 2020 Jun 24