Russia warns of ‘large-scale’ conflict as Iran tensions rise

Tehran (KNA) - Russia says tensions with Iran have made the prospect of “large-scale” conflict real, calling on world countries to support a Russian security doctrine of zero extra-regional military presence in the Middle East to prevent such a scenario.

7/27/2019 1:00:00 PM

Brazil judge orders Petrobras to refuel stranded Iranian ships

Tehran (KNA) - Brazil’s highest judicial authority has ordered Petrobras to refuel two Iranian grain ships after the Brazilian state-run oil company refused to assist the vessels citing the United States sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic.

7/26/2019 1:28:00 PM

‘Followers of Nigerian cleric Zakzaky die in custody due to lack of care’

Tehran (KNA) - Supporters of senior Nigerian cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky say they have obtained information that four of his followers have died in government custody because of a lack of medical treatment of their gunshot wounds, raising further concerns about a government crackdown on the sheikh’s Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN).

7/25/2019 7:31:00 PM