PressTV.ir Iran’s top human rights official has slammed the UN special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic.FULL ARTICLE
Category: Press TV interviews
Is Anglo-Zionist Empire Behind “ISIS” Terror in Afghanistan? Kevin Barrett debates Daniel Lazare
From PressTV.IR : A large explosion has hit a Shia mosque in Afghanistan’s southern city of Kandahar, killing at least 33 people and wounding scores of others. Qari Saeed Khosti, the spokesman of the Taliban’s new government’s interior ministry said, said the blast which took place during Friday prayers caused “heavy casualties”, adding that authorities are collecting details of the explosion.FULL ARTICLE
UN rights council ends probe into possible war crimes by Saudi-led coalition in Yemen
PressTV.ir The UN Human Rights Council has voted to drop a UN probe into possible war crimes by the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen. NGOs and rights groups have decried the decision as intense Saudi arm-twisting. It marked the first time in the council’s 15-year history that a resolution was defeated. The motion was proposed by several western countries. The Dutch ambassador expressed his disappointment, saying the Council effectively cut the lifeline of the Yemeni people to the international community. Earlier this week, several rights advocacy groups revealed that Saudi Arabia had been heavily lobbying against the resolution that would extend…FULL ARTICLE
Yemen Smacks Saudi Aramco – New Age of Drone/Missile Resistance?
In the above video, “SPOTLIGHT interviews Veterans Today Editor Kevin Barrett author and Middle East expert out of Madison and Brecht Jonkers historian and journalist from Hasselt to look at retaliatory attacks by Yemeni army against Saudi Arabia’s vital installations.” Below is an unusually good new piece on the Axis of Resistance drone & missile program. -KB How Iran’s Missile Strategy has Rewritten the Rules of Middle Eastern Wars Iran has built an extraordinary military alliance stretching from Lebanon to Gaza to Yemen that missile by missile has changed the rules of war in the Middle East By Arron Merat,…FULL ARTICLE
“Death by a thousand cuts” for Iran—or Israel?
Israeli chief of the army staff, Aviv Kohavi has told reporters that the Israeli military is accelerating its operational plans against Iran. He says the recent military budget has earmarked funds to expand military capabilities against Iran. Israeli war minister Benny Gantz also echoed the same threat on Wednesday. He said Israel has the means to act and won’t hesitate to do so. Gantz did not rule out the possibility of taking military action in the future to thwart what he called a nuclear Iran. Who’s a threat to regional peace and security? Which country is really the nuclear outlaw?…FULL ARTICLE
Will Israeli false flag set off a regional war?
Israel is reportedly sending a Dolphin class submarine bristling with nuclear weapons into the Red Sea, while crying crocodile tears over Iranian “tanker attacks.” In fact, Israel itself has been attacking tankers, while Iran has been remarkably restrained in its response.FULL ARTICLE
Why is the U.S. government dominated by Israel?
Why does the US mindlessly support Israel’s every move to the detriment of American interests? Laurent Guyenot’s “The Unspoken Kennedy Truth” https://www.amazon.com/Unspoken-Kenne… makes a strong case that Ben Gurion and Israel, using CIA and kosher nostra assets, killed JFK to remove the obstacle to its nuclear program and put its sayanim asset LBJ in the White House. Since the 1963 coup, and even more so since the 9/11/2001 coup, Israel has owned the USA and gradually run it into the ground.FULL ARTICLE
Endorsed by Ayatollah Khamenei, Ebrahim Raeisi becomes Iran’s President
Ebrahim Raeisi is now officially the 8th president of the Islamic Republic of Iran after his mandate was endorsed by Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei at a ceremony in Tehran, weeks after the ex-Judiciary chief won the country’s 13th presidential election by a landslide.FULL ARTICLE
Haniyeh re-elected as chief of Palestinian resistance movement
The Palestinian Resistance movement Hamas has elected Ismail Haniyeh as its leader for a second term. The 59 year-old politician has led Hamas since 2017.FULL ARTICLE
Iraq to US: “What part of ‘GO HOME’ don’t you understand?”
www.PressTV.ir The Iraqi prime minister says his country no longer needs American combat troops, and a formal time frame for their withdrawal would depend on the outcome of his talks with US officials. In an interview, Mustafa al-Kadhimi said the American withdrawal schedule would be based on the needs of Iraqi forces. Al-Kadhimi, who is set to meet with US president Joe Biden in Washington on Monday, underlined that the Iraqi army is capable of conducting its own independent operations against Daesh terrorists. However, the premier said, Iraq will still ask for the US help for training and military intelligence…FULL ARTICLE