• earthquake of 6.8 magnitude strikes Myanmar, destroys ancient temples and shakes buildings in Thailand, India and Bangladesh
  • Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said the death toll has risen to 120 people.
  • This giant pearl could be the biggest ever found in the world
  • An artists impression of the planet Proxima b, orbiting the red dwarf star Proxima Centauri.
  • Four have been taken hostage at a Citibank
  • Foreign ministers of Gulf countries, the US and Britain in addition to United Nations Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed will begin meetings in Jeddah on Wednesda
  • A Turkish army tank and an armored vehicle are stationed near the Turkish-Syrian border in Karkamis in the southeastern Gaziantep province
  • Afghan security forces rush to respond to a complex Taliban attack on the campus of the American University in the Afghan capital Kabul on Wednesday
  • Germanys new civil defence plan encourages people to stockpile sufficient food for 10 days and water to last five
  • US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Saudi Arabia to meet Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir and other Gulf ministers over Yemen
  • Casualties in Manbij clashes and heavy shelling at the northern countryside of Aleppo
  • Syrian helicopter dropping barrel bombs on Syrian people
earthquake of 6.8 magnitude strikes Myanmar, destroys ancient temples and shakes buildings in Thailand, India and BangladeshItalian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said the death toll has risen to 120 people.This giant pearl could be the biggest ever found in the worldAn artists impression of the planet Proxima b, orbiting the red dwarf star Proxima Centauri.Four have been taken hostage at a CitibankForeign ministers of Gulf countries, the US and Britain in addition to United Nations Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed will begin meetings in Jeddah on WednesdaA Turkish army tank and an armored vehicle are stationed near the Turkish-Syrian border in Karkamis in the southeastern Gaziantep provinceAfghan security forces rush to respond to a complex Taliban attack on the campus of the American University in the Afghan capital Kabul on WednesdayGermanys new civil defence plan encourages people to stockpile sufficient food for 10 days and water to last fiveUS Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Saudi Arabia to meet Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir and other Gulf ministers over YemenCasualties in Manbij clashes and heavy shelling at the northern countryside of AleppoSyrian helicopter dropping barrel bombs on Syrian people

IRAN-RESISTANCE


An Iranian long-range shore-to-sea missile called Qader is launched during Velayat-90 war game on Sea of Omans shore near the Strait of Hormuz

Iran Says New Missiles Will Be Designed Specifically To Kill US Ships

▶ 8/23/2016 9:56:21 PM - The Daily Caller, 08/22/2016 - The Islamic Republic of Iran plans to build new high-speed cruise ...

Top Iranian regime official visits Latin America, sparking concern about terror in U.S.

Iran No. 1 Sponsor Of Terrorism Expanding Terror Network in Latin America

▶ 8/23/2016 8:56:23 PM - Iran is solidifying its foothold in Latin America, sparking concerns among U.S. officials that the ...

The State Department issued an updated travel warning on Monday for Americans, especially Iranian-Americans, on the risks of travel to Iran

State Department issues updated travel warning for Iran

▶ 8/23/2016 6:20:35 PM - Fox News, August 22, 2016 - The State Department issued an updated travel warning on Monday for ...

Facebook and Twitter are officially banned in Iran

Iran rounds up 450 social network users over their online activities

▶ 8/23/2016 5:43:22 PM - TEHRAN (AFP) – 23 Aug. 2016- Iran has 'arrested or summoned' around 450 social media users over ...

5 protest gatherings in front of regime’s parliament

Iran: 5 protest gatherings in front of regime’s parliament

▶ 8/23/2016 5:08:20 PM - Students and graduates from Oil Industry University in Iran have converged in front of the ...

Saudi court finds defendant guilty of providing sensitive information to the Iranian regime

Iran-linked spy sentenced to six years in Saudi Arabia

▶ 8/23/2016 1:29:57 PM - Manama: A court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced an Egyptian expatriate to six years in jail for ...

The State Department issued a warning on Monday urging U.S. citizens to avoid traveling to Iran

US State Dept. Warns: Iran Seeking to Capture U.S. Citizens

▶ 8/23/2016 11:03:49 AM - Washington Free Beacon, August 22, 2016 - The State Department issued a warning on Monday urging ...

King Salman chairs the Saudi Cabinet meeting in Jeddah on Monday, 22 Aug. 2016.

Saudi: Iran backed Houthis and Saleh elements making peace a distant dream in Yemen

▶ 8/23/2016 10:16:07 AM - JEDDAH — Subversive acts of the Iran backedHouthi rebels and elements and militia of General ...

Ross-Lehtinen said  Iran could use many of these rogue regimes to circumvent remaining sanctions

Rep. Ros-Lehtinen: Iran's FM Latin America tour expand the drug trafficking network that helps finance its illicit activities

▶ 8/23/2016 10:01:34 AM - Iran's regime foreign minister kicked off a Latin American tour Sunday in Havana, saying the Iran ...

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Officials told South Korean media the missile travelled about 500km

North Korea submarine fires ballistic missile

▶AM 6:24:57 1395/6/3 - North Korea has fired a ballistic missile from a submarine off its east coast, say the US and South ...

The magnitude-6.2 earthquake was felt as far away as Rome.

Huge earthquake hits central Italy

▶AM 5:52:01 1395/6/3 - THE WALL STREET JOURNAL: Huge earthquake hits central Italy, leaving at least 21 dead ...

Emergency Relief Coordinator, Stephen O’Brien briefs the Security Council meeting on the situation in the Middle East

Set differences aside and end 'humanitarian shame' in Syria, UN aid chief tells Security Council + [Video & Photos]

▶PM 10:21:47 1395/6/2 - UN News Center, 22 August 2016 – Stressing the need for a 48-hour pause to the fighting in ...

Japanese senior official told a UN Security Council debate that North Koreas missiles launches were  blatant violations  of UN resolutions

Japan at UN urges N.Korea to refrain from provocations

▶PM 7:43:09 1395/6/2 - UNITED NATIONS (UNITED STATES) (AFP) – 23 Aug. 2016- Japan on Tuesday strongly urged North Korea to ...