German Economist Warns Iran against Trusting US Again

German Economist Warns Iran against Trusting US Again

TEHRAN (Basirat): A senior economist and member of Germany’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) highlighted the US administration’s continued enmity toward Iran and said any decision by Tehran to trust Washington again would be definitely wrong.
Most Young Saudi Princes Banned from Leaving Country, Activist Says

Most Young Saudi Princes Banned from Leaving Country, Activist Says

TEHRAN (Basirat): A Saudi activist and opposition figure said most of the young royal princes in Saudi Arabia have been banned from leaving the country.
British PM Urges Former Foreign Secretary to Apologize for Comment about Muslim Women

British PM Urges Former Foreign Secretary to Apologize for Comment about Muslim Women

TEHRAN (Basirat): British Prime Minister Theresa May has backed calls for Boris Johnson to apologize for saying Muslim women in burkas look like "bank robbers".
Judge Rules DACA Program Should Restart, Blocks Trump Administration Plan for Elimination

Judge Rules DACA Program Should Restart, Blocks Trump Administration Plan for Elimination

TEHRAN (Basirat): A federal judge on Friday ordered the Trump administration to restart a program that protects young undocumented immigrants from deportation, the second ruling blocking the administration from ending the DACA program.
Israel Seizes Swedish Activist Ship Bound for Gaza

Israel Seizes Swedish Activist Ship Bound for Gaza

TEHRAN (Basirat): The Israeli navy seized a Swedish-flagged sailboat carrying food and medical supplies for Palestinians in the blockaded Gaza Strip on Saturday, the military said.
8 Civilian Casualties in Saudi-Led Naval Attack on Yemeni Village

8 Civilian Casualties in Saudi-Led Naval Attack on Yemeni Village

TEHRAN (Basirat): Frigates of the Saudi-led military coalition in the Red Sea shelled a village near Yemen’s northwestern town of Abs, leaving eight civilian casualties.
Iran’s Zarif Hits Back at US Navy over Misnaming of Persian Gulf

Iran’s Zarif Hits Back at US Navy over Misnaming of Persian Gulf

TEHRAN (Basirat): Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif took a swipe at the US Navy’s officials over the misnaming of the Persian Gulf, saying the waters in southern Iran have had this name for 2,000 years, “longer than US has existed”.
Austria’s OMV Calls for More EU Defense against US Iran Sanctions

Austria’s OMV Calls for More EU Defense against US Iran Sanctions

TEHRAN (Basirat): The CEO of Austrian energy company OMV called on Europe's politicians to do more to protect EU companies from the returning US sanctions against Tehran.
Spokesman: US Trying to Spoil Iran’s Int’l Ties

Spokesman: US Trying to Spoil Iran’s Int’l Ties

TEHRAN (Basirat): Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman linked the angry anti-Iran comments by US officials to Washington’s plan to foment Iranophobia and undermine Tehran’s relations with the international community.
Syria’s President, Hezbollah, UN Rap Deadly Terror Attacks in Sweida

Syria’s President, Hezbollah, UN Rap Deadly Terror Attacks in Sweida

TEHRAN (Basirat): Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement denounced deadly Daesh attacks in southwestern Sweida Province, saying such crimes are mere attempts to prop up the foreign-backed terrorists which are suffering one defeat after another on the battlefield.
Street Attacks on Muslims Rocket in UK

Street Attacks on Muslims Rocket in UK

TEHRAN (Basirat): Islamophobic street attacks are on the rise in the UK as perpetrators feel “emboldened” by terror attacks and political discourse, a report has found.
Buses Carrying Syrian Shiite Residents of Al-Fuaa, Kafraya Stoned during Evacuation

Buses Carrying Syrian Shiite Residents of Al-Fuaa, Kafraya Stoned during Evacuation

TEHRAN (Basirat): Syrian Shiite residents of al-Fuaa and Kafraya villages in north-western Idlib province were finally evacuated from the settlements that have been under siege from militants since 2015.