Khorasan, Iran Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Iran general warns Bahrain over move against Shiite clericRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Peninsula

    Leading Iranian General Qassem Suleimani warned Bahrain that its decision to strip the Gulf state's Shiite spiritual leader of his citizenship will fan armed rebellion in the Shiite-majority kingdom. AFP Tehran: A leading Iranian general has warned Bahrain it is fanning armed rebellion and "will pay the price" after a crackdown on its Shiite majority saw the community's spiritual leader stripped of his nationality.


  2. Iran says it foiled one of the 'biggest terrorism plots ever'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | The Wave

    This picture taken on Monday shows a general view of Tehran, Iran. Iranian intelligence officials have broken up one of the "biggest terrorist" plots ever planned to target Tehran and other provinces in the Islamic Republic, the country's state media reported on Monday.


  3. Syria memo shakes up Washington but unlikely to shift policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    State Department officials shook up America's generally obedient diplomatic establishment this week with an internal memo urging US military action against Syria's government with the goal of pressing President Bashar Assad to accept a cease-fire and gaining the upper hand on him in future talks on a political transition. Reasons abound for why an intervention is improbable, not least the vague military objective and risks for US service personnel.


  4. Russia announces new ceasefire for Syria's AleppoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Times of Israel

    Russia announced a last minute 48-hour ceasefire for Syria's war-torn Aleppo late Wednesday, just hours after Washington warned Syrian President Bashar Assad and his ally Moscow that they must respect the nationwide truce agreed in February. The vital northern province of Aleppo has been ravaged on multiple fronts in a devastating war that has killed more than 280,000 people.


  5. US warns Russia, Assad to respect 'frayed' Syria truceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 |

    Peace talks aimed at ending the five-year conflict have stalled and Damascus has stepped up its military campaign against the Islamic State group and rebels in the second city of Aleppo. US Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at the Oslo Forum, on Jun 15, 2016, in the Norwegian capital.


  6. FM: Iran Never Trusts USRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2016 | Groong

    FM: Iran Never Trusts US Sun Jun 12, 2016 1:57 TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif blasted Washington for its continued hostilities against the country, and said Tehran never trusts the US. "The nuclear agreement doesn't mean that the other side's hostilities have ended since they always consider the Islamic Republic of Iran as an obstacle on their way; also it doesn't mean that they have withdrawn from their stonewalling," Zarif said, addressing the Iranian MPs in an open session of the parliament in Tehran on Sunday.


  7. Iran steps up recruitment of Shiite mercenaries for Syrian warRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    Iran opened a recruiting center in Herat, Afghanistan, last fall and has persuaded - and sometimes coerced - thousands of Afghans to fight in Syria. On March 27, 2015, Ayatollah Khamenei met families of Afghan martyrs killed in Syria, and told them: "I am proud of you."


  8. Air pollution is now a leading stroke risk factorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Medical News Today

    Each year around the world, approximately 15 million people have a stroke. Of these, 6 million die and 5 million are left permanently disabled, making stroke the second leading cause of disability.


  9. Iran's Hidden State: Here's What Every Investor Needs to KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Payvand News of Iran

    As America prepares to end more than three decades of sanctions, Natela Outtier visited Iran for a closer look at this evolving market. Here's the second of her two-part report Among the charitable foundations that dominate Iran's economy, the most prominent is the custodian of the Imam Reza Shrine in Mashhad.


  10. China's EXIM Bank, Iran discuss $2B railway electrification projectRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Trend

    The Export-Import Bank of China and Islamic Republic of Iran Railways have considered a plan for financing a railway project in Iran. The EXIM is set to provide funds for launching Tehran-Mashhad railway electrification project in Iran, IRNA news agency reported.


  11. Iran rejects holdng official talks with Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Trend

    However Ansari did not reject possible unofficial talks between certain circles of the two countries on the sidelines of international meetings, IRNA news agency reported June 6. He further said that not Tehran, but Riyadh was the side that cut the ties, adding that meanwhile there is no ban for contact of the two countries' citizens. Following execution of a prominent Shia cleric, Nimr al-Nimr by Saudis, angry Iranian protesters attacked Saudi embassy in Tehran and consulate in Mashhad.


  12. Iran suffers from 11 million slum residents, 3.5 million joblessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Trend

    In places around Iran, unemployment rate stands at 60 percent, according to the country's Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli. Fazli today appeared in the parliament to brief the MPs on Iran's social issues, IRNA news agency reported June 6. He said that currently 11 million people live in slums across the country, three million of which live in Tehran, Mashhad, and Ahwaz.


  13. Omanis travelling from Muscat to Iran will be able to gain a visa on arrival. - " Supplied photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Times of Oman

    MASHHAD: Oman Air is cashing in with its new flight to Mashhad, Iran, a city scheduled to be next year's Capital of Islamic Culture. While some flights from neighbouring countries such as Saudi Arabia and Bahrain to Iran have been cancelled, Oman Air is taking advantage of the situation by flying passengers to Mashhad for its religious culture and traditions.


  14. Oman Air opens office in MashhadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Oman Air's office would facilitate ticket booking and travel of citizens in Mashhad for those arriving from Muscat and other countries. -ONA Oman Air's office would facilitate ticket booking and travel of citizens in Mashhad for those arriving from Muscat and other countries.


  15. OPEC becomes political fighting ground between Iran, Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Trend

    While the members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries are in talks to elect the best nominee for the position of the carter's secretary-general, Iran makes efforts to prevent Saudi backed candidates from securing the chair. Parviz Mina, who earlier served as a member of OPEC Long-Term Strategy Committee, told Trend that Tehran is reluctant to see a pro-Saudi nominee in the position of secretary general due to the existing tensions between Tehran and Riyadh.


  16. Iranians urged not to use third country to join HajRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Tehran: Head of Iran's Haj and Pilgrimage Organisation Saeed Ohadi on Wednesday asked Iranians to avoid travelling to Saudi Arabia from a third country to join the Haj ritual in September. "This year, due to the psychological atmosphere against Iran created by the Saudis and failure to provide consular services to Iranian pilgrims, it is not advisable for any national to go on Haj pilgrimage from another country," Xinhua quoted Ohadi as saying.


  17. Iraq to Host World Cup Qualifiers in Mashhad, IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Payvand News of Iran

    The Iraq Football Association confirmed that their matches in the 2016 World Cup qualification will be held in Mashhad, northeast of Iran. The Iraqi football team has been drawn in Group B along with Japan, Australia, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Thailand.


  18. Oman Air on Wednesday launched its first maiden flight to Mashhad.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Tehran: Oman Air completed its first maiden flight to Mashhad, Iran, a new route launched by the national airline which seeks to enhance current relations between the Sultanate and the Islamic Republic. The route was inaugurated by HE Mohammad Jawad bin Hassan, Advisor to the Minister of Finance with the presence of top officials from Oman Air, at Muscat International Airport where a cake cutting ceremony took place.


  19. The Obama Administration Is Ignoring Iran's Human Rights AbusesRead the original story

    May 31, 2016 | US News & World Report

    "I can assure you," Wendy Sherman, President Barack Obama's lead negotiator on the Iran nuclear deal, said the other day, "that if Iran takes truly horrific terrorist action, or truly horrific human rights action, that people will respond." Uh huh.


  20. Hajj for Iranian pilgrims "impossible" this year: ministerRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Iran ian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ali Jannati said here Sunday that performing Hajj ceremony for Iranian pilgrims is "impossible" this year, state IRIB TV reported. "We were supposed to wait until Sunday for the Saudi officials' response about our points in the negotiations.