US asks UN to hold off UK-drafted resolution on Yemen truce

Tehran (KNA) - The US has urged the UN Security Council to put on hold a draft resolution demanding an immediate truce in Yemen, in what is viewed as an attempt to hinder international efforts aimed at ending the Washington-backed Saudi war on the impoverished country.

11/28/2018 6:28:00 PM

Yemeni ballistic missiles hit military targets in Saudi regions of Asir, Jizan: Report

Tehran (KNA) - Yemeni army forces, supported by allied fighters from Popular Committees, have hit two military targets in Saudi Arabia’s southwestern regions of Asir and Jizan with domestically-manufactured ballistic missiles in retaliation for the regime's campaign of military aggression against the impoverished nation, a report says.

11/27/2018 9:41:00 PM

4 soldiers killed in Istanbul helicopter crash

Tehran (KNA) - Four Turkish soldiers were killed and another was wounded on Monday after a military helicopter crashed in a central district of Istanbul, the governor of Istanbul was quoted as saying.

11/26/2018 2:51:00 PM

Taliban ambush Afghan police convoy, kill at least 22

Tehran (KNA) - Taliban militants in Afghanistan have ambushed a police convoy, reportedly killing at least 22 people, as Afghan authorities consider postponing the presidential election scheduled for next year.

11/26/2018 2:47:00 PM

Ukraine mulling martial law amid tensions with Russia

Tehran(KNA) : Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has proposed the introduction of martial law in response to what he describes as Russia’s “growing aggression,” following the breach of Russian territory by three Ukrainian ships.

11/26/2018 1:31:00 PM

Yemeni ballistic missile hits military base in Asir region

Tehran (KNA) - Yemeni army forces, supported by allied fighters from Popular Committees, have hit a military base in Saudi Arabia’s Asir region with a domestically-manufactured high-precision ballistic missile in retaliation for the regime's campaign of military aggression against the impoverished nation, a report says.

11/25/2018 9:05:00 PM