If trump gets more involved in the Saudi War in Yemen, millions could starve
TEHRAN(Basirat): Countless Yemeni lives hang in the balance as President Donald Trump gears up to greatly deepen U.S. security cooperation with Saudi Arabia.
Moqtada Al-Sadr Warns of Spread of Terrorism in Europe
TEHRAN (Basirat): Powerful Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr warned the European countries to stop propaganda against Islam, warning of the danger of the spread of terrorism.
“Male guardianship is un-Islamic and humiliating for women”
TEHRAN (Basirat): A move by Saudi Arabia to give women more control over their life choices by further relaxing a controversial male guardian system was tentatively welcomed on Friday as another small step for women in the conservative kingdom.
Saudi Arabia, US in talks on billions in arms sales
TEHRAN(Basirat):Washington is working to push through contracts for tens of billions of dollars in arms sales to Saudi Arabia, some new, others in the pipeline, ahead of President Donald Trump's trip to the kingdom this month, sources familiar with the talks told Reuters this week.
Document Reveals S. Arabia, UAE Financial Support for Al-Qaeda, ISIL
TEHRAN (Basirat): Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman and his UAE counterpart Mohammed bin Zayed have financially supported the ISIL and al-Qaeda terrorist groups, documents show.
Turkish Authorities Block Access to Wikipedia
TEHRAN(Basirat):Turkey on Saturday blocked all access inside the country to the online encyclopedia Wikipedia, the communications agency said, in the latest restriction on a popular website to hit Turkish users.
US Support for Saudi Aggression on Yemen Reinforced under Trump: Ex-UN Official
TEHRAN (Basirat) : A former UN official and professor of international law highlighted the US role in “tragic situation” in Yemen and said Washington’s support for Riyadh’s aggression on the Arabian Peninsula country has increased under the presidency of Donald Trump.
Washington Not Truly Interested in Peace in Middle East: US Author
TEHRAN (Basirat) – A senior author and political analyst based in New York highlighted the US government’s destructive role in the Middle East region and said Washington “puts its own strategic and material gains above the interests of stability and the lives of innocents”.
West intervenes in favor of terrorists whenever army advances: Assad
TEHRAN (Basirat): Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has accused the West of interfering in Syria’s affairs in favor of terrorists whenever the army makes gains, citing Washington’s missile attack on a Syrian military airbase earlier this month as an example
US spy’s flights over Syria to gather intelligence on the Syrian army and the Russian forces' moves in the region.
TEHRAN (Basirat): Media sources reported that the Syrian Air Defense units fired a Russian-made missile at a US spying drone flying over Lattakia province's airspace and shot it down.