A total of 199 human rights organizations held Israel fully responsible for the lives and safety of six prisoners who tunneled their way out of a maximum security Israeli detention center earlier this month and were arrested later.
Chairman of the Chiefs of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri lambasted the Western countries and Israel for running a "circus" in West Asia that features instigating wars and fueling tensions under the pretext of building peace.
The chief of staff of the Iranian Armed Forces cautioned the countries trusting the US that they may suffer the same fate as that of Afghanistan, whose previous government had to flee humiliatingly after refusing to rely on Afghan people and abandoning regional cooperation.
Syria’s defence minister visited Jordan on Sunday to discuss stability on their mutual border, the first such meeting since the Syrian conflict erupted a decade ago when Jordan supported foreign-backed militants, officials said.
Iran’s military strikes against terrorist groups, stationed in northern Iraq, that have been in progress over the past two weeks will remain in place and may expand, warned the chief of staff of the Iranian Armed Forces.