JAM NEWS en.jamnews.ir JAM NEWS Hamas won’t ‘sit idly by’ as Israel continues to strike Gaza http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280056 The Palestinian resistance movement Hamas has warned Israel of “military escalation” in the Gaza Strip after Tel Aviv conducted a series of airstrikes on the besieged enclave. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 06 Oct 2016 17:32:10 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 Yemeni forces hit several Saudi bases with rockets http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280054 Yemeni army soldiers, backed by fighters from allied Popular Committees, have struck a number of military bases in Saudi Arabia’s border region of Jizan in retaliation against incessant airstrikes. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 06 Oct 2016 17:26:34 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 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 Syrians want militants out of Qudsaya http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280028 People in Qudsaya near the Syrian capital Damascus have demonstrated against the presence of armed groups in the town. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 01 Oct 2016 21:32:39 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 Syrian jets strike militant positions in west-central Hama http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/280026 Syrian fighter jets have reportedly carried out a string of airstrikes against the positions of foreign-sponsored Takfiri militants in the country’s west-central province of Hama. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 01 Oct 2016 21:26:45 US drone strike kills five in central Yemen http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279937 At least five people have lost their lives in an airstrike by a US unmanned aerial vehicle in Yemen. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 24 Sep 2016 16:54:55 Egypt, Saudi stances on Syria crisis different: Cairo http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279942 The Egyptian foreign minister says his country’s attitude toward the ongoing deadly conflict in Syria differs from that of Saudi Arabia, which has been supporting militant groups fighting to unseat the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 24 Sep 2016 16:51:23 Syrian soldiers retake camp north of Aleppo http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279943 Syrian soldiers are reported to have seized back the control of a refugee camp north of the beleaguered northwestern city of Aleppo from militants. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 24 Sep 2016 16:51:13 Triple blasts kill at least 12 in Iraq’s Tikrit http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279949 Three terrorist explosions have struck the north-central Iraq city of Tikrit, killing as many as 12 people. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 24 Sep 2016 16:50:54 Ukraine, pro-Russians agree on military pullback in three hot spots http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279918 The Ukrainian government and the pro-Russia forces fighting each other in eastern Ukraine have agreed on a deal to withdraw troops from three battered front line areas. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:16:33 US fighter plane crashes off Japanese island of Okinawa http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279915 An American fighter plane has crashed off the southern Japanese island of Okinawa, according to reports. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:16:30 Kuwait looks forward to friendly ties with Iran: Premier http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279917 Kuwait’s prime minister tells the UN that the Persian Gulf monarchy seeks friendly ties with Iran based on “mutual respect.” info@jamnews.ir Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:14:09 Pakistan accuses India of ‘unprecedented arms build-up’ http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279910 Pakistan has accused India of an “unprecedented arms build-up” along its border, warning that it would take all steps necessary to halt the move as tensions escalate between the two neighbors. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:14:05 Walkout at Saudi hospital over unpaid wages enters 5th day http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279913 A strike by hundreds of health workers at a Saudi hospital has entered its fifth day as labor conditions get worse in the cash-strapped kingdom. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:13:58 US, Israel, Turkey waging own war against Syria: Ja’afari http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279914 Syria’s envoy to the UN has blasted deadly airstrikes on an airbase, saying the raids show the US, along with Turkey and Israel, have moved from a proxy war to a “personal” one on the Arab state. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:13:53 US lip service to Syria truce political ploy: Analyst http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279874 Press TV has conducted an interview with James Jatras, a former US Senate foreign policy analyst, about top US officials saying Russians bear responsibility for an airstrike that destroyed a UN humanitarian aid convoy near the northwestern Syrian city of Aleppo. info@jamnews.ir Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:50:20 Syria militants preparing for raid in Aleppo: Russia http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279850 Russia says militants in Syria are exploiting a ceasefire currently underway in the Arab country to launch a wide-scale attack in the city of Aleppo. info@jamnews.ir Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:50:00 Palestine cause among top priorities of Iran foreign policy: Deputy FM http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279898 A senior Iranian official says the Palestinian cause has always been among the priorities of the Islamic Republic’s foreign policy, calling for unity among different Palestinian groups in the face of Israeli occupation. info@jamnews.ir Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:48:41 Iraqi forces, tribal fighters liberate strategic district in Anbar http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279871 Iraqi army soldiers, backed by fighters from pro-government tribal units, have fully liberated a strategic district in the western province of Anbar from Takfiri Daesh terrorists. info@jamnews.ir Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:21:56 Militants attack India base in Kashmir, kill 17: India army source http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279822 Militants in the Indian-administered Kashmir have reportedly attacked an army headquarters in the region’s north, near the de facto border with Pakistan, killing at least 17 troops. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 18 Sep 2016 17:16:38 Gunmen kill two policemen in Saudi Arabia: Report http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279823 Unknown gunmen have shot and killed two policemen in eastern Saudi Arabia, Saudi media claim. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 18 Sep 2016 17:16:28 Egypt freezes assets of rights campaigners, NGOs http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279816 An Egyptian court has upheld an earlier decision to freeze the assets of five prominent human rights defenders and three non-governmental organizations (NGOs) as the government in Cairo keeps up its policy of repression. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 18 Sep 2016 16:22:31 Lebanon marks 34th anniversary of Sabra and Shatila massacre http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279808 Lebanon has marked the 34th anniversary of the massacre of hundreds and perhaps thousands of civilians by militias allied with Israel in the Palestinian refugee camps of Sabra and Shatila, with survivors still recounting the horror of the slaughter. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 18 Sep 2016 16:22:26 Saudi jets pound western Yemen afresh, drop cluster bombs http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279815 Saudi warplanes have conducted fresh aerial assaults on several provinces in western Yemen, using cluster bombs in their attacks. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 18 Sep 2016 16:22:13 Nine Shia Bahraini Hajj pilgrims detained in Saudi Arabia http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279814 A Bahraini human rights group says authorities in Saudi Arabia have arrested nine Shia Bahraini Muslims in the kingdom after they had performed Hajj rituals, refusing to provide any information about the charges leveled against them. info@jamnews.ir Sun, 18 Sep 2016 16:22:06 Thousands rally for reforms, against corruption in Iraq http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279791 Thousands of the supporters of prominent Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr have staged demonstrations across the country to demand what they call the containment of rampant corruption and the formation of a technocrat government. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 17 Sep 2016 19:42:28 18 killed in Saudi airstrikes across Yemen http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279794 At least 18 civilians have been killed in Saudi Arabia’s multiple aerial strikes across war-torn Yemen during the past 24 hours. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 17 Sep 2016 19:42:15 Fresh clashes kill 3 Turkish troops, 4 PKK militants in restive southeast http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279773 At least three Turkish soldiers and four members of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militant group have been killed during fresh clashes in the restive southeastern part of the country. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 17 Sep 2016 19:18:53 Terrorists using Syria truce to regroup: Russia's Putin http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279777 Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused Takfiri terrorists operating in Syria of abusing a recently implemented ceasefire in the crisis-hit Middle Eastern country to regroup. info@jamnews.ir Sat, 17 Sep 2016 19:14:51 Yemeni forces kill three Qatari soldiers fighting alongside Saudi army http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279759 Three Qatari soldiers fighting alongside the Saudi army have been killed in retaliatory attacks by Yemeni forces. info@jamnews.ir Tue, 13 Sep 2016 18:29:39 International body must probe Yemen situation: UN http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279732 The UN high commissioner for human rights has expressed concerns over the ongoing Saudi air strikes against Yemen, calling for an “independent” international inquiry into rights violations in the country. info@jamnews.ir Tue, 13 Sep 2016 17:22:22 Pakistan, Iran move to ink free trade deal http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279744 Pakistani officials say Iran has agreed with the initial draft of a bilateral free trade agreement, paving the way for the start of formal negotiations to finalize the agreement. info@jamnews.ir Tue, 13 Sep 2016 17:22:04 Taliban militants enter Afghan city http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279651 Taliban militants have reportedly entered the capital of Afghanistan’s central province of Uruzgan in an attempt to take control of the city and free fellow militants from a prison there. info@jamnews.ir Tue, 13 Sep 2016 16:44:54 Aleppo: Syrian Army Pushes Back Terrorists From Castillo-Fallah Farm Road http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279723 info@jamnews.ir Sat, 10 Sep 2016 20:17:29 Syrian Army Blocks Terrorists' Advances in Northern Quneitra http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279721 info@jamnews.ir Sat, 10 Sep 2016 20:14:32 18 Dead as Saudi Jets Hit Northern Yemen Residential Area http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279719 info@jamnews.ir Sat, 10 Sep 2016 20:12:05 Yemeni Ballistic Missile Hits Saudi Industrial Zone in Jizan Province http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279718 info@jamnews.ir Sat, 10 Sep 2016 19:05:32 ISIL's Information Minister Killed in Airstrike in Raqqa http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279717 info@jamnews.ir Sat, 10 Sep 2016 19:03:34 Lattakia: Syrian Army Wins Back over 20 Key Villages, Hilltops http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279716 info@jamnews.ir Sat, 10 Sep 2016 19:01:53 Bahrainis Hold Demonstrations in Solidarity with Sheikh Issa Qassim http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279714 info@jamnews.ir Sat, 10 Sep 2016 18:55:57 Armenia premier tenders resignation over political, economic crisis http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279677 Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan has resigned over his government’s failure to carry out proper measures to put an end to the current political and economic crisis in the country. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 08 Sep 2016 20:29:21 Hamas dismisses court ruling delaying Palestine local polls http://en.jamnews.ir/detail/News/279676 The Palestinian resistance movement, Hamas, has dismissed a ruling by a West Bank court postponing next month’s municipal elections, amid divisions between the Gaza-based group and rival Fatah Party in Ramallah. info@jamnews.ir Thu, 08 Sep 2016 20:29:15