US ‘may pull some 1,000 troops from Afghanistan’

Tehran (KNA) - The United States may reduce the number of American troops in Afghanistan by at least 1,000, a US general says, attributing the decision to an efficiency drive by a new commander of NATO forces in the Asian country.

2/15/2019 8:23:00 PM

Certain foreign spy agencies had hand in terror attack on Iran forces: Leader

Tehran (KNA) - Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has denounced a bloody terrorist attack that targeted members of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), saying the spy agencies of certain regional and trans-regional countries certainly had a hand in this crime.

2/14/2019 9:42:00 PM

Suicide terrorist attack martyrs, injures dozens in SE Iran

Tehran (KNA) - A Takfiri suicide bomber targeted a bus carrying Revolutionary Guards Corps personnel in southeastern Sistan and Baluchistan province on Wednesday, killing 27, injuring some more, according to Iranian media reports.

2/14/2019 9:11:00 AM

Netanyahu issues rallying cry to Arabs for 'war' with Iran

Tehran (KNA) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel and Arab countries are sitting down together in Poland to discuss "war with Iran," shortly after a terrorist attack against members of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) killed 27 people in the southeastern province of Sistan and Baluchestan.

2/14/2019 9:09:00 AM

Lebanon’s Hezbollah condemns terror attack on IRGC forces

Tehran (KNA) - The Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah has strongly denounced a deadly terrorist attack on a group of Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) forces in southeastern Iran, accusing the US, the Israeli regime and their regional allies of nurturing the Takfiri elements behind the Wednesday attack.

2/14/2019 9:08:00 AM

House passes resolution to end US aid for Saudi war on Yemen

Tehran (KNA) - The US House of Representatives on Wednesday adopted a resolution that obliges President Donald Trump to end Washington’s military support for the Saudi-led coalition’s war on Yemen, and withdraw almost all US forces engaged in the war in less than a month.

2/14/2019 9:07:00 AM

UK to deploy ‘drone swarms’ to beat Chinese, Russian air defenses: Williamson

Tehran (KNA) - British Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson says the country is planning to develop and deploy swarms of special drones to overwhelm enemy air defenses, a move that sources say is directly aimed at confronting Russia and China as London plans to expand its presence in the Pacific region after leaving the European Union (EU).

2/12/2019 5:46:00 PM

Iran has right to develop missile technologies: Russia

Tehran (KNA) - Director of the Russian Foreign Ministry's Department for Nonproliferation and Arms Control Vladimir Ermakov said Russia does not supply missile technologies to Iran, and the Islamic Republic has the right to develop and test its missile technologies on its own.

2/12/2019 5:44:00 PM

70 civilians killed, injured as US-led coalition warplanes pound Syrian town

Tehran (KNA) - Dozens of civilians, mostly women and children, have lost their lives and sustained injuries when the US-led coalition purportedly fighting the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group launched a fresh round of airstrikes against an area in Syria’s troubled eastern province of Dayr al-Zawr.

2/12/2019 5:39:00 PM