TEHRAN - A senior Iraqi lawmaker called on Washington to pay $20bln in compensation for destroying the Arab country during war instead of asking Baghdad to pay back for the bases the US has built for its military forces in Iraq.
TEHRAN - Badia Ibraheem Zakzaky, daughter of the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, expressed deep concern about her father's health conditions after being transferred to the general prison ward, saying that he does not have any access to doctors.
Dec. 27 – A Moscow-based American political analyst, Andrew Korybko, believes that the joint Chinese-Iranian-Russian naval drills currently underway in the northern Indian Ocean are an exercise of "military diplomacy," aimed at supporting the regional balance of power.
TEHRAN - Western lobbies are obstructing any anti-porn move in India because all pornography websites in the country are Western and they have an annual revenue of around $30 billion in the South Asian country, Former Indian State Minister in Utter Pradesh Dr. Chandra Prakash Rai told FNA.
Dec. 21 – Russia will continue to implement its economic projects despite sanctions, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement regarding US sanctions against the Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream gas pipelines.
TEHRAN - In another verbal potshot directed towards Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Prime Minister Imran Khan stated that Pakistan will retaliate with a befitting response if New Delhi launches any cross border strike or whips up war hysteria in an attempt to divert attention from its internal turmoil.
TEHRAN - EU states are against any sanctions targeting its companies legally doing business, the EU Commission said, after the US rolled out a package of penalties against firms participating in the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project.