Iran Summons European, UAE Envoys over Ahvaz Terror AttackIran’s foreign ministry summoned ambassadors of the Netherlands and Denmark as well as chargé d’affaires of the British embassy after terrorists with alleged links to the European countries attacked a military parade in the southwestern city of Ahvaz on Saturday and killed 25 people and injured over 60 others.
Putin Offers Condolence on Iran Terror AttackRussian President Vladimir Putin expressed condolences to Iran’s president on Saturday after an terrorist attack on an Iranian military parade, saying Moscow was ready to boost joint efforts in the fight against terrorism, RIA news quoted the Kremlin as saying.
Rival Iraqi political factions announce separate alliances within the legislature, which they claim enables them to form the country’s new government, after months of political uncertainty following a May election
Military officials are sounding the alarm inside the Trump administration about the sharp drop in admission to the United States of Iraqi refugees who have helped American troops in battle, said two US officials aware of the internal discussions.
The United Nations announced on Monday between 20,000 and 30,000 members of ISIS have maintained presence in Iraq and Syria despite the terrorist group’s defeat and a halt in the flow of foreign militants joining its ranks.
At least eight Iraqi demonstrators have killed during protests over poor public services and alleged corruption in various southern cities in the Arab country since daily protests began in Basra port city a week ago, the Health Ministry said.