Thursday, January 19, 2017
Archive From Lasted News
Senior Shi’ah cleric urged Iran, Iraq to boost bilateral ties
Rasa – Ayatollah Bashir al-Najafi urged Iran and Iraq to boost ties in security as well as economic areas saying, “All countries in the region must realize the importance of fighting against terrorism.”
1/18/2017 9:56:24 PM
'No peace with US, allies supporting terrorists in Syria'
Rasa - With less than a week to the Syria peace talks to be held in Kazakhstan, there is a degree of skepticism over the final outcome of the much-awaited negotiations.
1/18/2017 9:38:18 PM
Iraq urges full inquiry into 2003 US-led 'occupation'
Rasa - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has called for a full investigation into the 2003 US-led invasion of his country that was assessed as unjust by the UK's Iraq War inquiry last year.
1/18/2017 9:35:45 PM
Activist:
Muslims victim of hate culture in Europe
Rasa - Amnesty International has warned that new counter-terrorism laws in Europe discriminate against Muslims and refugees and push the green continent into a deep and dangerous situation of securitization.
1/18/2017 9:33:38 PM
Bahrain uses hooligans to suppress dissent
Rasa - A video, which has resurfaced on the Internet, shows hooligans ransacking a store while security forces look on and even film the incident without trying to stop the raid.
1/18/2017 9:27:17 PM
Zarif:
Iran-Saudi cooperation possible if Riyadh sees realities on ground
Rasa - Iran and Saudi Arabia can work together to help end regional conflicts, but Riyadh needs to see the realities on the ground before relations between the two countries could go back to normal, the Iranian foreign minister says.
1/18/2017 9:21:49 PM
Iran president:
Aleppo win averted future uncertainty in region
Rasa - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has hailed the liberation of Syria’s strategic northwestern city of Aleppo as a major step towards stability in the Arab state, saying the gain prevented the Middle East from having to face an uncertain future.
1/18/2017 9:18:44 PM
Far-right Greek MP leads raid into primary school in Athens
Rasa - Several members of a far-right Greek party headed by a prominent MP have raided a primary school in Athens to prevent the staff from admitting refugee children in classrooms.
1/18/2017 9:15:31 PM
OIC to UN:
Stop potential genocide in Myanmar
Rasa - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called on the United Nations (UN) to intervene in Myanmar’s Rakhine State, where it says the escalation of violence against Rohingya Muslims could lead to “genocide.”
1/18/2017 9:13:04 PM
Iran:
US to Play No Role in Astana Talks on Syria
Rasa - Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani underlined his country's active role in the upcoming Syrian peace talks in Kazakhstan, noting that Washington will play no role in the meeting.
1/18/2017 9:09:31 PM