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Middle East news in Iranian media

IS teaches child recruits how to sever heads

IS teaches child recruits how to sever heads

IS releases shocking images teaching children how to behead

ISIS, a product of Western Irresponsibility

A closer look at what role the West has played in the emergence of ISIS in the region.
US army

Pentagon: US preparing military options against ISIL in Syria

The US military is planning for airstrikes against ISIL militants in Syria despite warnings by Damascus about such operations on its soil without its permission.
Israel attack gaza

Israel launches attack on UN-run school in Gaza

In another gruesome act against Palestinians, the Israeli regime has attacked a UN school sheltering displaced and defenseless people against the Israeli offensive in the besieged Gaza Strip.
Marzieh Afkham

Spokeswoman: Iran Supporting Peaceful Settlement of Differences in Pakistan

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham underlined that Tehran strongly supports a peaceful solution to the ongoing political differences in Pakistan.
Zarif in Iraq

FM: Iran Supporting National Unity, Security in Iraq

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif renewed Tehran's support for national unity, security and territorial integrity in Iraq.
Gaza war and Invironment

Top MP describes damage to Gaza environment unprecedented

Iranian parliament speaker describes environmental damage Gaza has suffered in the recent invasion by the Israeli military as unprecedented.
Zarif and Al-Abadi meeting in Iraq

Tehran Seeks Closer Ties with New Iraqi Government

Iran’s foreign minister on Sunday expressed the country’s enthusiasm for stronger ties with its western neighbor during new Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi’s tenure.
ISIL-James foley beheading

Chasing tragedy: James Foley and the violence of Empire

I recently became a mother, which could explain why this current period of conflict strikes me even harder than usual.
Christians take refuge in Iraq’s Kurdistan

Christians Take Refuge in Iraq’s Kurdistan

Atrocities by ISIL Takfiris have caused a new exodus of Iraqi Christians after the fall of the Assyrian city of Qaraqosh in northern Iraq, Press TV reports.

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