IQNA

Moscow Condemns US Change of Policy on Israeli Settlements

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday that a US decision to effectively back Israel’s “right to build settlements” in the occupied West Bank undermined the legal basis for a settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Israeli Settlers Storm Hebron Church
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A group of Israeli settlers on Monday night stormed the al-Maskobiyya Church in the city of al-Khalil (Hebron) in the southern part of the occupied West Bank.
14:56 , 2019 Nov 19
Kuwait PM Declines Reappointment, Emir Removes Senior Ministers
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Kuwait’s caretaker prime minister Sheikh Jaber al-Mubarak declined to be reappointed as premier on Monday, the state news agency KUNA reported, rebuffing the offer from the ruling emir after submitting the government’s resignation last week.
16:36 , 2019 Nov 18
Head of Palestine Islamic Council Visits IQNA
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Head of Palestine’s Islamic Council Sheikh Muhammad Nimr Zaqmout visited the International Quran News Agency on Sunday.
15:07 , 2019 Nov 17
Afghan Chief Executive Wants Halt to Election Recount
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Afghanistan's Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah called Sunday for a halt to a recount of the recent presidential election, saying he would not accept "fraud-marked" results.
14:01 , 2019 Nov 10
Egypt Criticizes Washington Post's Description of Daesh Ringleader Baghdadi
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Observatory for Monitoring Takfiri Fatwas and Extremist Ideologies, an affiliate to the Egyptian Dar al Iftaa, strongly criticized the Washington Post newspaper for describing dead Daesh ringleader Abu Bakr al Baghdadi as “austere religious scholar".
16:24 , 2019 Oct 30
Over 780 Daesh-Affiliated Foreigners Escape Syria Camp following Turkish Attacks
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Kurdish-led administration in northern Syria said 785 foreigners affiliated with the Daesh terrorist group managed to escape a camp where they were being held following Turkish shelling on Sunday.
14:55 , 2019 Oct 13
Fanatic Zionist Settlers Slash Tires, Spray Racist Graffiti near Salfit
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Extremist Israeli settlers slashed the tires of 13 Palestinian-owned vehicles and spray-painted racist slogans in the village of Qira, to the north of the occupied West Bank city of Salfit, on Saturday night, according to local sources.
12:05 , 2019 Oct 06
Zionist Gunboats Open Fire at Gaza Fishermen
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Israeli gunboats on Sunday morning opened fire at Palestinian fishing boats in the northern Gaza Strip.
14:21 , 2019 Sep 29
Five Daesh Members Arrested in Iraq’s Mosul
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Iraqi Interior Ministry announced on Wednesday that five members of the Daesh terrorist group were arrested in Mosul city.
15:50 , 2019 Sep 25
Egypt Detains Rights Lawyer after Protests
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Authorities in Egypt jailed an award-winning human rights lawyer on Sunday after she attended judicial investigations into protesters arrested during rare demonstrations against President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.
12:56 , 2019 Sep 24
Al-Shabaab Attack Kills at Least 8 Troops
TEHRAN (IQNA) – At least eight government soldiers were killed and several others wounded when members of the Somali-based al-Qaeda-linked group al-Shabaab attacked Somali National Army (SNA) base in Lower Shabelle region, officials said on Sunday.
15:14 , 2019 Sep 22
At Least 24 Killed in Bombing at Afghanistan President's Rally
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A suicide bomber on a motorcycle targeted a campaign rally by President Ashraf Ghani in northern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing at least 24 people and wounding 31, officials said.
14:43 , 2019 Sep 17