Three Iranians killed in submarine explosion

TEHRAN, Three crewmembers were killed in an explosion hit at a submarine in Bandar Abbas harbor, south Iran, on Saturday.The crewmembers were engaged in repairs in the submarine when the accident took place, IRNA reported, citing a statement by the Pub…

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EU commemorates genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda

BRUSSELS, The European Union is commemorating the International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, and paid tribute to more than 800 000 men, women and children who lost their lives in inhuman and deliberate atrocities….

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Turkey to receive 4th F-35 jet Friday – MoD

ANKARA, Turkish Minister of Defense Hulusi Akar said his country received thee of the four F-35 fighter jets from the United States and the last one is expected to be delivered later today.”In order to protect our right and law, we are maintaining our …

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Egypt calls for political settlement for Libya

CAIRO, Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Saturday affirmed necessity of reaching a political settlement to the Libyan crisis.Speaking at a joint news conference with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov, Shoukry said the situation in Libya ha…


Iraq receives six F16 fighter jets – Defense Min.

BAGHDAD, Iraq received the first batch of F16 fighter jets from the US, the Defense Ministry said on Saturday.It added in a brief statement six F16 jets landed in Balad Airbase, northern Baghdad.Washington agreed with Baghdad in 2011 to supply Iraq wit…