Iranian People Mark 2009 Rallies Known as 9 DeyIranian people have hold mass rallies across the West Asian country to mark the anniversary of 2009 historic rallies, during which people renewed their allegiance to the Islamic establishment and put an end to foreign-orchestrated riots.
Pentagon Undecided on Trump’s Border WallActing US Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Saturday that no decision has been made on whether to fund a wall at the US-Mexico border using Pentagon’s budget.
New Lebanese Government Wins Parliament Confidence VoteLebanon’s parliament gave a vote of confidence to the new government of Prime Minister Saad Hariri to commence its work about two weeks after the country’s presidency announced the formation of the national unity government.
EU Rebuffs US’ Call for Leaving Iran DealThe European Union rebuffed on Friday a call by the US for Europe to follow in the US’ footsteps and leave the Iran nuclear deal, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said
It Would Be ’Suicidal’ to Go to War with Iran: FMIranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the "same gang" behind the US invasion of Iraq were "at it again" in pushing for war with Iran, and warned that has warned going to a war with the Islamic Republic would be "suicidal" for the US and its allies.
Iran, Russia, Kazakhstan sign deal on Wheat TradeIran, Russia, and Kazakhstan inked Tuesday a memorandum of understanding for cooperation in wheat trading, taking another step towards implementing the Free Trade Zone Agreement signed last year between Iran the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU).
Palestinian Teen Dies from Wounds from Israeli FirePalestinian teenager Hassan Nabil Ahmed Nofal succumbed to his wounds on Tuesday, four day after Israeli regime’s forces shot him by a tear gas canister during clashes between Palestinian protesters and Israeli soldiers stationed on the border between the eastern Gaza Strip and the occupied territories.
Chinese investments in the US fell by 83 percent last year as a result of tightened US scrutiny of foreign takeover deals and Beijing’s restrictions on outbound investments, Data from law firm Baker & McKenzie showed.
The foreign and defense ministers of Japan and France have agreed on Friday to step up military cooperation in order to counter what they consider China’s "unilateral actions" in the East and South China seas.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has arrived in China on Tuesday for a fourth round of talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping, only days after warning he would take an “alternative path” if the US kept his nation under sanctions. The visit reportedly coincided with Kim’s 35th birthday, on January 8.
The past year was full of events that inevitably split the global geopolitical space into two camps: those who still support using US currency as a universal financial tool, and those who are turning their back on the greenback.
China and India have had a rocky relationship for years and are continuing to find areas of dispute. However, the two countries have managed to end the year on an amicable high-note, proving that rival nations can cooperate.