JAM NEWS en.jamnews.ir JAM NEWS Russia, Syria halt airstrikes on Aleppo ahead of schedule http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280077 Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has announced that Russian and Syrian airstrikes against the militant-held city of Aleppo have been halted. info@jamnews.ir Tue, 18 Oct 2016 16:37:31 LIVE UPDATES: Day 2 of the battle for Mosul http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280074 Tuesday marks the second day of military operations by the Iraqi army, volunteer Shia and Sunni fighters as well as Kurdish Peshmerga forces to liberate the city of Mosul, the last stronghold of Daesh Takfiri terrorists in Iraq, which they overran in June 2014. Operations to free the city have been the subject of long planning, and the large-scale offensives are targeting the city from three different directions. Below is a series of live updates on the second day of the battle for Mosul. info@jamnews.ir Tue, 18 Oct 2016 16:37:07 Persian Gulf Arab states favorites of Daesh: Iraqi PM http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280075 Iraq’s prime minister, whose country is engaged in a costly war with the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group, has implied that a number of Arab governments in the Persian Gulf region have been aiding and abetting the terror outfit. info@jamnews.ir Tue, 18 Oct 2016 16:36:44 Russia warns against Mosul terrorists relocating to eastern Syria http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280076 Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warns that his country could take "political and military" decisions if the Daesh Takfiri terrorists were redeployed to eastern Syria after being granted a safe passage from Mosul. info@jamnews.ir Tue, 18 Oct 2016 16:36:21 Russia urges investigation into Saudi airstrike on funeral site in Yemen http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280072 Russia has called for a thorough and unbiased investigation into a Saudi airstrike that killed over 140 people at a funeral in the Yemeni capital city of Sana’a, urging punitive measures against all those responsible for the attack. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 10 Oct 2016 19:46:20 Israeli forces abduct 52 Palestinians across occupied W Bank http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280071 Israeli forces have abducted at least 52 Palestinians in separate raids across the occupied West Bank in 24 hours, after a drive-by shooting in Jerusalem al-Quds left two Israelis dead. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 10 Oct 2016 19:46:18 Russia in talks with Egypt to lease military base: Report http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280073 Russia is in talks with Egypt to lease military facilities in the North African state, including an air base in the town of Sidi Barrani near the Mediterranean, a media report says. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 10 Oct 2016 19:46:17 US, Israel directly implicated over Saudi carnage in Yemen: IRGC http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280070 A senior commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has denounced a deadly Saudi airstrike on a funeral ceremony in the Yemeni capital of Sana’a, saying the United States and the Israeli regime are directly liable for the crime. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 10 Oct 2016 19:45:51 Russia will protect its assets if US strikes Syrian bases: Lavrov http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280067 Russia says it will safeguard "its assets" in Syria if the United States plans to bombard the military airfields of the Syrian government. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 09 Oct 2016 19:58:43 Syrian jets pound positions of terrorists in Idlib, Hama, Homs http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280068 Syrian fighter jets have pounded positions of foreign-backed Takfiri terrorists in the three provinces of Idlib, Hama and Homs. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 09 Oct 2016 19:58:41 Deadly Saudi airstrike won’t go unanswered: Yemen’s ruling council http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280066 Yemen’s Supreme Political Council has vowed a firm response to a Saudi air raid that killed dozens of civilians during a funeral ceremony, calling on people to take to the streets of Sana’a to decry the assault. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 09 Oct 2016 19:58:39 Yemenis hold mass protest to condemn Saudi carnage in Sana’a http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280069 Thousands of Yemenis have taken to the streets of the capital, Sana’a, to denounce a recent Saudi airstrike that left hundreds of civilians dead or injured and prompted global condemnations. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 09 Oct 2016 19:58:14 Syrian army recaptures towns, villages in Hama http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280063 Syrian government forces and their allies recapture several towns and villages in Hama province, pushing back militants who had made significant advances in the area in recent weeks. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 08 Oct 2016 18:49:47 US cyber attack claims aimed at Russiophobia: Moscow http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280064 Russia has dismissed the US accusations of attempting to interfere in the 2016 elections, stressing that such baseless claims are just aimed at fanning "unprecedented anti-Russian hysteria.” info@jamnews.ir Sat, 08 Oct 2016 18:49:45 Ammar Hakim: Turkey must withdraw troops from northern Iraq http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280065 Chairman of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq (ISCI) Ammar Hakim has called on Turkey to immediately end its military presence in northern Iraq. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 08 Oct 2016 18:49:44 Nigeria's Islamic Movement pledges to challenge ban through 'legal' channels http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280062 The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has vowed to challenge a state ban declaring the group's activity as unlawful. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 08 Oct 2016 18:49:20 Blast kills dozens of Turkey-backed militants in Syria http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280055 More than two dozen Turkish-backed militants have been killed in a powerful bomb blast that ripped through their gathering in Syria’s northern province of Idlib on Thursday. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 06 Oct 2016 17:29:40 UK Prime Minister vows to build fair Britain, warns elite http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280052 British Prime Minister Theresa May has vowed to build a "united Britain" in which "fairness is restored" and opportunities are shared more equally as the UK prepares to leave the European Union. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 06 Oct 2016 17:12:36 44 Afghan troops training in US go missing from military bases http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280051 Nearly four dozen troops from Afghanistan visiting the United States for military training have vanished in less than two years, according to the US Defense Department. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 06 Oct 2016 17:07:49 Obama considering more sanctions against Syria http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280050 US President Barack Obama is considering more sanctions against Syria that could target lower-level military officers, following the failure of US and Russian efforts to revive a failed ceasefire in the country. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 06 Oct 2016 17:04:26 Clinton leading Trump by 10 points: Poll http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280049 A new poll shows US Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton is leading her Republican opponent, Donald Trump, by 10 points in the run-up to the US 216 presidential vote. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 06 Oct 2016 16:55:29 Zarif, Larijani cancel meetings with German vice-chancellor http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280047 Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani have canceled a meeting with Germany's Vice-Chancellor and Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 06 Oct 2016 16:33:41 Abadi wants Turkish troops our of northern Iraq http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280044 Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has renewed the call for the withdrawal of Turkish soldiers from his country, warning that Ankara’s military adventurism could trigger another war in the Middle East region. info@jamnews.ir Wed, 05 Oct 2016 17:55:32 US-led air raid kills 20 Iraqi pro-government fighters http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280043 At least 20 Iraqi pro-government fighters have been killed when the US-led coalition targeted their position near the militant-held northern city of Mosul, media reports say. info@jamnews.ir Wed, 05 Oct 2016 17:55:31 Kerry slams Russia for backing Syrian government http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280045 US Secretary of State John Kerry has criticized Russia for supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, describing it as "irresponsible and profoundly ill-advised." info@jamnews.ir Wed, 05 Oct 2016 17:55:29 IRGC warns Saudi Navy to keep off Iran waters http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280042 The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has issued a stern warning to all military vessels partaking in Saudi Arabia's ongoing wargames in the Persian Gulf, the Gulf of Oman and the Strait of Hormuz, noting that any act of transgression into Iran's territorial waters shall be met with an immediate and befitting response. info@jamnews.ir Wed, 05 Oct 2016 17:55:12 Iran powerfully established right to nuclear energy: Hezbollah http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280040 The Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah has hailed efforts by Iran to successfully have the world recognize its right to peaceful nuclear energy. info@jamnews.ir Tue, 04 Oct 2016 18:54:39 Yemeni Navy ‘to target intruding vessels’ http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280039 The Yemeni Navy has warned Saudi Arabia and its regional allies against deploying military vessels to Yemen’s territorial waters in the strategic Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden, saying it would hit any such intruding vessels. info@jamnews.ir Tue, 04 Oct 2016 18:54:37 US fears Iran Revolution’s impact on world: Assad http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280041 Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad says the United States is afraid of Iran’s 1979 Islamic Revolution inspiring peoples across the world. info@jamnews.ir Tue, 04 Oct 2016 18:54:35 Many, including US officials, tried to ruin Syria truce deal: Russia http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280038 Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says a recent breakdown in the Washington-Moscow agreement on a ceasefire in Syria should be blamed on those who favored a military solution to the conflict in the Arab country, among them US officials. info@jamnews.ir Tue, 04 Oct 2016 18:54:14 Germany to press US to effectively lift Iran sanctions: Vice chancellor http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280036 Germany has promised to exercise pressure on the United States to act on its commitment of “effectively” removing sanctions against Iran. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 03 Oct 2016 18:56:52 Putin suspends plutonium disposal deal with US http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280037 Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered the suspension of a plutonium disposal agreement with the United States due to Washington’s “hostile actions” against his country. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 03 Oct 2016 18:56:49 Iran warns US against targeting Syria army http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280035 A senior Iranian official and veteran diplomat has warned the United States against direct military intervention against the Syrian army, saying that would amount to “suicide” for the American forces. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 03 Oct 2016 18:56:38 Syrian army soldiers, allies recapture more districts in Aleppo http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280034 Syrian government forces have managed to gain more ground against foreign-sponsored Takfiri militants in the strategic northwestern city of Aleppo. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 03 Oct 2016 18:56:07 UK blocks UN inquiry into Saudi war crimes in Yemen http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279966 The United Kingdom has blocked European Union efforts to launch an independent international inquiry into Saudi Arabia’s war of aggression in Yemen. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 03 Oct 2016 18:47:57 'Syria truce revival tied to US will to rein proxy forces' http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279964 Unless the United States accepts responsibility for its own proxy forces in Syria, there would be no chance of reviving the ceasefire deal in the country, a political analyst has told Press TV. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 03 Oct 2016 18:47:55 13 dead in various incidents after panic caused by shooting in DR Congo http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279965 Over a dozen people have lost their lives in various incidents that followed a shooting in the troubled eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, a local official says. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 03 Oct 2016 18:47:50 EPL: Manchester United 4-1 Leicester City http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279967 Manchester United have demolished champions Leicester City 4-1 at Old Trafford, as Jose Mourinho dropped captain Wayne Rooney from his starting line-up. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 03 Oct 2016 18:47:27 Civilian targets hit in fresh Saudi airstrikes in Yemen http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280031 Saudi warplanes have carried out a series of fresh airstrikes against residential areas across Yemen, leaving a number of people dead and causing more material damage in the impoverished Arab country. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 02 Oct 2016 19:19:07 Leader warns against enemies’ ‘covert soft war’ against Iran http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280032 Leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has warned about the goals pursued by enemies in their “covert soft warfare” against the country. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 02 Oct 2016 19:15:54 Aerial attacks kill 30 Daesh militants in Iraq’s troubled Anbar http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280033 Over two dozen members of the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group have been killed in airstrikes against their positions in Iraq’s western province of Anbar. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 02 Oct 2016 19:15:47 US-led coalition kills 9 civilians in Syria http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280030 Airstrikes by the US-led coalition purportedly targeting the Takfiri terrorist group of Daesh in Syria have killed nine civilians in a countryside in the northwestern city of Aleppo. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 02 Oct 2016 19:15:24 Saudi warplanes strike Yemen, 4 killed http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280027 At least four people have been killed and almost a dozen others injured in a fresh wave of airstrikes carried out by Saudi Arabia’s warplanes against residential areas across Yemen. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 01 Oct 2016 21:29:18 Saudis giving money, intelligence to bandits in east Iran: Interior min. http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280017 The Iranian interior minister says the Saudi regime has been funneling money and intelligence to the outlaws operating in the country’s eastern border areas. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 01 Oct 2016 20:50:50 Iran raps US overt military support for terrorists http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280001 Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani has criticized the US for providing various terrorist groups with political and military support, saying the foreign-backed crisis in Syria would be solved only through intra-Syrian talks. info@jamnews.ir Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:38:12 Iran possesses missiles capable of reaching Israel: IRGC commander http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279999 A senior commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says Iran is in possession of missiles with a range enough to reach Israel. info@jamnews.ir Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:23:37 Trump, Clinton clash in first presidential debate in New York http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279995 info@jamnews.ir Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:51:20 World powers support terrorists, fuel insecurity in Iraq, Syria: Iran http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279978 Iranian parliament speaker Ali Larijani has lashed out at world powers and some regional countries for pursuing the policy of supporting terrorists which has fueled insecurity in Iraq and Syria. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:35:48 Iran rejects ‘baseless’ UAE claims about fueling insecurity http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279976 Iran has dismissed “baseless” allegations leveled by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) about Tehran undermining regional security, calling on Abu Dhabi to accept the realities and stop rehashing unfounded claims. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:18:15 Iran, Kenya call for enhancement of bilateral ties http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279975 Iran and Kenya have emphasized their determination to enhance bilateral cooperation in different areas, economy in particular. info@jamnews.ir Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:13:35