Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei in a decree on Thursday appointed former Iranian Parliament speaker Ali Larijani as his adviser and also a member of the country’s Expediency Council.
South Korea will this week send to Iran $500,000 worth of medicine used to treat a hereditary disease, the South Korean Foreign Ministry said Thursday, in the first such humanitarian exports to the country since the United States tightened sanctions against Iran.
Taliban members stormed an Afghan border post Friday, killing at least 14 security force members, the militants and officials said, the latest in a series of attacks since the end of a brief cease-fire.
A number of US Senate Democrats led by Senator Chris Murphy, Tim Kaine and Chris Van Hollen expressed grave concern regarding unilateral annexation of Palestinian territory potentially as early as July, saying they would not support such a move which would critically endanger prospects for a negotiated and lasting peace.
Western propaganda about Palestine referendum condemned