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 2018-01-16 03:24 

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Syrian Army Seizes Strategic Town in Southwestern Aleppo...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Syrian Army Seized the strategic town of Tal Al-Daman in Southwestern Aleppo province during an assault that sealed the victory on major operation throughout the Al-Hass plateau region. [VIDEO]...

 2018-01-16 02:24 

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Syrian Army Captures Strategic Khanasser-Arbeen Highway...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army scored another major advance in Southern Aleppo by capturing over 30 towns in a matter of 48 hours, and Khanasser-Arbeen Mountain Highway is among the strategic targets captured in the region. [VIDEO]...

 2018-01-16 01:24 

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Australia: Demonstration in Support of Palestinian Teen in Sidney...

TEHRAN (FNA)- People in Sidney took to the streets in support of Ahed Tamimi, a Palestinian teenager in Israeli prison, and also demanded public support for the BDS (Boycott, Disinvestment, Sanctions) campaign against the Israeli regime. [PHOTOS]...

 2018-01-16 01:24 

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Syrian Army Liberates More Land in Southern Aleppo...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army stormed the positions of Al-Nusra Front (Tahrir al-Sham Hay'at or the Levant Liberation Board) in Southern Aleppo and freed a sum of 79 villages and settlements in the past day, imposing control over 400 sq-km of land ....

 2018-01-15 21:23 

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Iraq: Dozens Killed in Baghdad Double Suicide Bombing...

TEHRAN (FNA)- A double suicide bombing in central Baghdad has killed at least 38 people and wounded 105 others. [PHOTOS]...

 2018-01-15 21:23 

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India: Hundreds Protest as Netanyahu Arrives for Six-Day Visit...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Hundreds of protesters marched through the city of Kargil in anger at the state visit by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Protesters marched through the streets, shouting anti-Netanyahu slogans before attending a rally where an ....

 2018-01-15 21:23 

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Iraq: Dozens Killed in Baghdad's Double Suicide Blast...

TEHRAN (FNA)- A reported 35 people were killed by a double suicide bombing in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad on Monday according to authorities, although the death toll is expected to rise. [VIDEO]...

 2018-01-15 21:23 

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Indian Activists Hold Protest against Netanyahu's Visit to India...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Indian activists held banners and placards during a protest against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to India and in support of the Palestinian people. [PHOTOS]...

 2018-01-15 19:23 

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US Thinking About "Low-Yield" Nuclear Warfare - This Should Outrage the World...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Pentagon regime intends to create a new 30,000 man occupying force in northern Syria, along the border between Syria and Turkey. The force is expected to predominantly be American, Kurdish, but also include some Arab fighters - read ....

 2018-01-15 15:23 

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Speaker: Ties with Africa Sets Iran's Priority...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani underlined his country's willingness to further broaden relations with African states, including Senegal....

 2018-01-15 15:22 

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Iranian Speaker Hopes for Full Stability in Syria...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani in a meeting with his Syrian counterpart Hammoudeh Sabbagh expressed the hope that peace and stability would be restored to the war-stricken country....

 2018-01-15 14:23 

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Syrian Army Drives ISIL out of More Regions in Hama Province...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army troops stormed ISIL's positions in Northeastern Hama and captured a village and more hills on Monday....

 2018-01-15 14:23 

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Turkey Sets up New Passageway at Border with Syria as Countdown Starts for Attack on Kurds...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Ankara has set up a secret border passageway at its border with Afrin region in Northern Syria as it is prepared to launch imminent operation against Kurds, a Kurdish media outlet reported on Monday....

 2018-01-15 14:23 

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Turkish President Vows to Drown US-Backed Syrian Border Force before It's Born...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called US-backed Syrian Border Force using Kurdish fighters a "terrorist army," vowing to "drown" it before it's complete....

 2018-01-15 14:23 

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Terrorist Groups' Media Spokesman Killed in Syrian Army Attack in Aleppo...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Ali Khalil, the media spokesman of the terrorist groups, has been killed in clashes with the Syrian Army troops in Aleppo province, field sources confirmed on Monday....

 2018-01-15 14:22 

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Iranian Speaker Warns of Enemies' Plots to Sow Discord among Muslims...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani warned that enemies are hatching plots and attempting to widen differences among the Islamic states....

 2018-01-15 14:22 

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Turkish Army on Alert to Kick off Large-Scale Attack on Kurds in Northern Syria...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Turkish Army troops and their affiliated militant groups are fully prepared to launch a large-scale offensive on the Kurdish fighters' positions in the town of Afrin, a Russian media outlet reported on Monday....

 2018-01-15 14:22 

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HRW: Al-Shabaab Forcibly Recruit Somali Children...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Monday revealed that Somali-based al-Shabaab militants are threatening residents to hand over children to join the terror group....

 2018-01-15 13:23 

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S. Korea Confirmed as Destination of Sunken Iranian Oil Tanker...

TEHRAN (FNA)- South Korean Ambassador to Tehran Kim Seung-ho confirmed that his country was the final destination of the Iranian oil tanker, Sanchi, which sank after colliding with another vessel in the East China Sea....

 2018-01-15 13:23 

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Russia: Obama, Trump's Approaches to Syrian Issue No Different...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday criticized approaches of the former and current US administrations toward the Syrian issue, stressing that Washington is only seeking regime change in Syria....

 2018-01-15 13:23 

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US Senator Compares Trump's Treatment of Press to Stalin's...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Senator Jeff Flake said Sunday that US President Donald Trump's declaration that media is "the enemy of the people" is a throwback to Soviet revolutionary leader Josef Stalin that should have no place in political discours ....

 2018-01-15 13:22 

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Iran's Top Security Official Warns against Military Action, Occupation of Syria by Foreign States...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani warned of the dangers posed to the regional states by certain countries' military action or occupation of Syria....

 2018-01-15 13:22 

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Iran Dismisses Media Claims on Destination of Sunken Oil Tanker...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's foreign ministry categorically dismissed media reports claiming that the Iranian oil tanker which sank after colliding with another vessel in the East China Sea was heading to North Korea, stressing that the vessel was heading ....

 2018-01-15 13:22 

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Qatar Denies Intercepting Emirati Civilian Aircraft...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Authorities in Qatar denied that Qatari fighter jets intercepted an Emirati aircraft, after United Arab Emirates said that one of its civilian jets was accompanied by war planes en route to Bahrain....

 2018-01-15 13:22 

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Thousands of Terrorists Arrive in Idlib to Slow down Syrian Army Advances...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Thousand of terrorists retreated from their positions in Southern Aleppo and Northern Hama and moved to Southeastern Idlib to back the Al-Nusra Front (Tahrir al-Sham Hay'at or the Levant Liberation Board) against the Syrian Army troops ....

 2018-01-15 13:22 

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Iran Downplays US Madman Tactic as Worn-Out Strategy...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani underlined that US President Donald Trump's exercise of the mad man tactic to horror the world is a worn-out and ineffective strategy....

 2018-01-15 13:22 

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North, South Korea Delegations Discuss Olympic Games in Truce Village...

TEHRAN (FNA)- North and South Koreas held a new round of talks aimed at hammering out the details of Pyongyang's plan to send a group of art performers to the South for next month's Winter Olympics....

 2018-01-15 12:23 

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Syrian Army Frees 400 sq-km of Land in Southern Aleppo in One Day...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army troops pushed terrorists back from 400 sq-km of territories in its large-scale operation in Southern Aleppo in last 24 hours, a military source confirmed on Monday....

 2018-01-15 12:23 

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Syrian Army Dispatches More Soldiers to Idlib...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army has sent a large number of fresh forces to Southeastern Idlib to intensify attacks on terrorists, field sources confirmed on Monday....

 2018-01-15 12:22 

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Booby-Trap Kills Another Senior Terrorist Commander in Northwestern Syria...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Saleh Yusuf Ajini, a notorious commander of Faylaq al-Sham, was killed after a booby-trap explosion hit his vehicles in Southern Idlib, local sources said Monday....

 2018-01-15 12:22 

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Northern Syria: SDF Unable to Face Popular Uprising in Manbij...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Local sources in Northwestern Hasaka reported on Monday that the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have asked tribal leaders in the province to mediate and assist them to end popular protests in the town of Manbij in Northeastern Aleppo....

 2018-01-15 12:22 

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Bahraini Court Upholds Jail Sentence for Prominent Rights Activist...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Bahrain's Court of Cassation, which has the ultimate say in the case of appeals in the country, upholds a two-year jail sentence issued for noted rights campaigner Nabeel Rajab....

 2018-01-15 12:22 

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Syrian Army Opens Another Front in Push towards Terrorist-Held Airbase in Idlib...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army troops have launched a fresh offensive from Southern Aleppo towards the terrorist-held Abu al-Dhohour airbase in Southeastern Idlib, military sources confirmed on Monday....

 2018-01-15 12:22 

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Bahraini Leader Reveals Al-Khalifa's Close Ties with Israel, Obedience to Riyadh...

TEHRAN (FNA)- A prominent opposition party leader of Bahrain disclosed the Manama regime's close relations with Israel and its complete obedience to Saudi Arabia....

 2018-01-15 12:22 

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Syrian Army Wins back Another Strategic Region in Eastern Damascus...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army troops beat terrorists back from one more key region in Eastern Ghouta on Monday....

 2018-01-15 12:22 

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Iranian Speaker Blasts Trump's Insulting Remarks against African States...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani rapped US President Donald Trump for his "humiliating"; comments against the African nations, warning that such moves would widen gaps among countries....

 2018-01-15 12:22 

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Al-Nusra Centers in Idlib Hit Hard in Syrian Armed Forces' Attacks, Almost 100 Terrorists Killed...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army troops and Air Forces targeted the positions and movements of the Al-Nusra Front (Tahrir al-Sham Hay'at or the Levant Liberation Board) in Southeastern Idlib on Monday, killing 95 terrorists including 6 commanders....

 2018-01-15 11:22 

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Russia: US Plans to Form Border Security Force in Syria Not Helping Crisis Settlement...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday slammed the US plan to form an army, warning that it could jeopardize Syria's territorial integrity....

 2018-01-15 11:22 

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Syrian Army Captures 45 More Regions in Southern Aleppo...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army troops continued to advance against terrorists in Southern Aleppo and managed to seize control over 44 villages and settlements in a large-scale operation against besieged terrorists North of the town of Khanasser, military ....

 2018-01-15 11:22 

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Syrian Army Scores More Victories against Terrorists in Northeastern Hama...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army Forces captured more villages and heights in fresh operation against ISIL terrorists in Northeastern Hama on Monday....

 2018-01-15 11:22 

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Iran to Launch Petrochemical Unit in Ilam Province Soon...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran is planning to launch Ilam Petrochemical Sulfur Dismantling Unit next spring, a senior energy official announced....

 2018-01-15 11:22 

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'I Think He Is A Racist': John Lewis Says of Donald Trump...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Representative John Lewis on Sunday said he believes US President Donald Trump is a racist in the wake of racially charged remarks the President reportedly made last week about people coming to the United States from "s***hole" count...

 2018-01-15 11:22 

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Lebanese Paper Discloses Saudi Attempts to Set Up Salafi Region at Yemen-Oman Border...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Saudi officials have started suspicious moves at the Eastern borders of Yemen near Oman to establish a Salafi region, a Lebanese daily revealed on Monday....

 2018-01-15 11:22 

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Israeli Army Detains 15 Palestinians, Including Minor, in West Bank Raids...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Israeli forces on Monday detained 15 Palestinians, including a minor, during military raids into various West Bank districts, according to the Palestinian Prisoner's Society (PPS)....

 2018-01-15 11:22 

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Iran Ranks 1st in Space Science in Region...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Head of the Iranian Space Agency Morteza Barari announced that Iran ranks top in space science in the region and holds the 11th place in the world ranking....

 2018-01-15 11:22 

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Iranians Demonstrate in London to Show Support for Leader, Condemn Riots...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Pro Iranian-government demonstrators on Sunday gathered in front of the Iranian embassy in London to condemn counter-revolutionary groups' activities and show their support for Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei....

 2018-01-15 11:22 

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Ankara: US 'Playing with Fire' by Building 'Terrorist Army' in Syria...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The plans of the US-led coalition to form new "Border Defense Force" sparked angry reaction from Turkey as Ankara repeatedly accused the US of arming some of Syrian Kurds, which the Turkish side regards as terrorist groups....

 2018-01-15 10:22 

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Coming of Age of Gene Therapy: A Review of the Past and Path Forward...

TEHRAN (FNA)- After three decades of hopes tempered by setbacks, gene therapy -- the process of treating a disease by modifying a person's DNA -- is no longer the future of medicine, but is part of the present-day clinical treatment toolkit....

 2018-01-15 08:22 

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Israeli Troops Injure 4 Palestinians during Protest...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Israeli troops injured four Palestinians in East Jerusalem during protests against the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. [VIDEO]...

 2018-01-15 07:22 

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All Crew Members on Burning Iranian Oil Tanker Believed Dead...

TEHRAN (FNA)- An Iranian official says available evidence indicates that all crew members on board an Iranian oil tanker that has been burning for a week near China's eastern coast died soon after it collided with another vessel and a powerful blast e...

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