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PA Slams Israeli Minister's Al-Aqsa Mosque Visit

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Palestinian Authority's Wakfs and Religious Affairs Ministry slammed on Sunday an Israeli minister's tour at Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, urging the international community to stop Israel's measures that "harm the sacredness of the Al-Aqsa Mosque" in Jerusalem al-Quds.
Palestinian Activist Warned by Norway of Potential Saudi Threat
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A prominent Arab pro-democracy campaigner living in political asylum in Norway said he had been temporarily moved to a secure location by Norwegian police last month after a tip-off about a possible threat against him from Saudi Arabia.
16:46 , 2019 May 08
Daesh, Chadian Fighters behind Attack in Southern Libya: Source
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Daesh militants and Chadian opposition fighters were responsible for an attack on the forces of eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar in the southern Libyan city of Sebha, a military source said on Saturday.
14:29 , 2019 May 04
Arab Countries Support Sudan Transition: UAE
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Arab states support a transition in Sudan that balances the ambitions of the people with institutional stability, a senior United Arab Emirates minister said on Wednesday.
13:57 , 2019 May 01
Protesters from City Where Sudan Uprising Began Head for Khartoum
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Protesters from the birthplace of an uprising that toppled Sudan’s former president Omar al-Bashir were converging on the capital on Tuesday, activists said, to pressure a transitional military council to relinquish power to civilians.
16:28 , 2019 Apr 23
Sudan Protesters Move to Protect Khartoum Sit-In
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Sudanese protesters moved to block an attempt on Monday to break up a sit-in outside the Defense Ministry, where demonstrators have been pushing for a quick transition to civilian rule after President Omar al-Bashir was ousted, witnessed said.
14:26 , 2019 Apr 15
EU Urged to Recognize Palestinian Right to Self-Determination
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said that any plans that are not based on the resolutions of international legitimacy will not succeed as long as they do not result in an independent and sovereign Palestinian state with East Jerusalem (Quds) as its capital.
13:43 , 2019 Feb 25
UN Envoy Urges Yemen’s Rival Parties to Pull Out of Hudaydah
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Martin Griffiths, the UN special envoy for Yemen, called on the country’s warring sides to pull their forces out of the Red Sea port city of Hudaydah as soon as possible under a recent UN-brokered ceasefire.
12:53 , 2019 Jan 29
Saudi Preacher Dies in Custody
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Saudi preacher and former dean of the Quran College of Medina University died while in custody.
13:25 , 2019 Jan 21
Kuwait Opposed to Normalization of Ties with Zionist Regime  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Kuwait’s ministry of foreign affairs reiterated its stance regarding ties with the occupying regime of Israel.
14:07 , 2019 Jan 20
Eight Security Forces Killed in Car Bomb Attack in Afghanistan
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  A car bomb attack on a convoy of the governor of Afghanistan’s southern Logar province killed at least eight Afghan security force members on Sunday morning but left the provincial chief unharmed, local officials said.
13:27 , 2019 Jan 20
Iraqi Forces Ready to Tackle Remaining Daesh Elements in Syria: Commander
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A commander of Iraq’s Popular Mobilization Forces (Hashd al-Shaabi) said the forces are prepared to enter Syria to put an end to the presence of remaining Daesh elements there.
14:21 , 2019 Jan 16
Daesh Kills Captives in Libya
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The UN mission to Libya said Daesh (ISIL or ISIS) militants have killed six people captured during an attack on a small town in October.
14:21 , 2018 Dec 11