No War No Talks with US: Iran LeaderLeader of Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei dismissed talks with the US after President Trump called for direct negotiations with Tehran, saying Washington is only after concessions.
UN Sharply Criticizes Israeli Regime over Crimes against PalestiniansThe United Nations’ human rights chief sharply criticized Israeli regime on Monday over massacring Palestinians in Gaza, and dire living conditions in the besieged strip inflicted by Israel’s 11-year blockade, illegal administrative detention system, lack of accountability mechanisms for violence against Palestinians, illegal settlements, and the so-called nation-state bill recently approved by Regime’s Parliament.
Doha Blames Riyadh for Barring Qataris from HajjQatar condemned Saudi Arabia for barring its citizens from performing hajj in Mecca, Saying Saudi Riyadh had shut down an electronic system used by travel agencies to obtain permits for pilgrims from Qatar.
Iran to Unveil New Fighter Jet Next WeekIran defense minister said on Saturday the Islamic Republic will unveil a new fighter jet next week and continue developing missile capabilities as a top priority.
The so-called Syrian Democratic Council (SDC), an alliance of Kurdish and Arab militants, has visited the Syrian capital Damascus for a second time since the central government extended an offer of negotiation.
Turkish presidential spokesperson on Thursday condemned US President Donald Trump’s threats of imposing sanctions on the country unless Ankara releases a detained American pastor.
In a statement, Ibrahim Kalin said: “It is not possible to accept threatening language used towards our country.”
Syria strongly condemned the presence of Turkish and American forces around the northern town of Manbij, and stressed that it is more determined to free the entire Syrian territory from any foreign force.
The US-Backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a mainly Kurdish militants based in northeastern Syria, is reportedly prepared to hold talks with central government over the future of the territory under its control.
Turkey and the US have agreed on details of a disarming and withdrawal of US-backed Kurdish militias from Syria’s northern city of Manbij, which has been a source of tension between the two NATO allies for months