Nigerian army rescues 76 girls after Boko Haram terror attack

Tehran (KNA): The Nigerian military has managed to rescue 76 schoolgirls and recovered the bodies of two others out of an estimated 90 girls who had gone missing following an attack by the Takfiri Boko Haram militant group on a school in the country’s northeast.

2/22/2018 12:40:00 PM

US Supreme Court Upholds Ruling in Favor of Iran

Tehran (KNA): The US Supreme Court ruled that American citizens injured in a 1997 suicide bombing in Israel cannot seize ancient Persian artifacts from a Chicago university and museum as compensation.

2/22/2018 12:32:00 PM

Dutch, Spanish FMs to visit Tehran

Tehran (KNA) - Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said foreign ministers of Spain and Netherlands will arrive in Tehran Late Monday.

2/20/2018 10:25:00 PM

Iran never seeks domination over any countries

Tehran (KNA) - Secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council Mohsen Rezaei told Lebanon’s Al-Manar TV Sunday night that Iran has never wanted to dominate Arab countries, on the contrary, it wants them to stand on their own feet.

2/19/2018 9:53:00 PM

What accounts for Pakistan’s troop deployment to Saudi Arabia?

Tehran (KNA) - Saudi Arabia and Pakistan have historically had close military partnership in the Middle East, and Islamabad has recently announced that it is sending troops to the oil-rich kingdom on a “training and advice mission,” without specifying the exact role the soldiers will play there.

2/19/2018 9:33:00 PM

US aviation sanctions taking toll on Iranian civilians

Tehran (KNA) - The Sunday crash of an Iranian ATR 72 passenger plane in central Iran during a flight from Tehran to the southwestern city of Yasuj, which claimed the lives of 66 people, has once again brought into the limelight the issue of unilateral US sanctions and their deleterious effect on Iran's transportation sector, especially the country’s civil aviation fleet.

2/19/2018 9:31:00 PM