Over half of Israeli troopers smoked cannabis last year: Report

Tehran (KNA) - A recent report reveals that more than half of soldiers serving in the Israeli military have smoked cannabis over the past year, and that the use of marijuana in the occupied territories has reached an all-time high in recent years.

6/23/2018 8:58:00 PM

2.5 Million Migrants Smuggled Worldwide in 2016: UNODC Study

Tehran (KNA): The first global study on smuggling of migrants released recently by the UN Office on Drugs and Crime, or UNODC, said at least 2.5 million migrants were smuggled in 2016 and smugglers cropped up to 7 billion US dollars out of it.

6/17/2018 12:06:00 PM

More than 190 missing after Guatemala volcano eruption

Tehran (KA) - At least 192 people are missing after the Fuego volcano in Guatemala suddenly erupted Sunday, according to Sergio Cabañas, the executive secretary of Guatemala's National Coordination for Disaster Reduction.

6/6/2018 11:11:00 AM

Thousands evacuate as Storm Alberto powers toward Florida

Tehran (KNA): Thousands of Florida residents evacuated homes on Sunday as Subtropical Storm Alberto picked up strength as it headed north through the Gulf of Mexico, with forecasters saying it could bring life-threatening inundation to Southern coastal states.

5/28/2018 10:28:00 AM

Vanuatu to permanently evacuate volcanic island

Tehran (KNA) - Entire communities living under the shadow of a smouldering volcano on an island in Vanuatu will be permanently relocated to another island from next week, the Pacific nation’s government has decided.

5/21/2018 3:15:00 PM