US orders some diplomats to leave Venezuela

Tehran (KNA) - US State Department on Thursday ordered nonessential staff at the US Embassy in Venezuela to leave the country, one day after Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said he was giving diplomats 72 hours to exit.

1/26/2019 8:02:00 AM

Top US thinktank no longer accepts UAE funding over human rights issues: Report

Tehran (KNA) - One of the most prominent thinktanks in the United States has reportedly announced that it no longer accepts funding from the “anti-democratic government” of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), which is the most significant ally of Saudi Arabia in a Saudi-led brutal war against impoverished Yemen.

1/26/2019 7:56:00 AM