TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Imam Khomeini National Space Center was officially inaugurated in Iran on Thursday with the successful test-launch of a homegrown satellite carrier dubbed Simorgh.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Leader of the Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement, Hamas, called on Islamic countries to support the Palestinian nation and mount pressure on the Israeli regime that has created a crisis at the al-Aqsa Mosque compound in occupied East Jerusalem (al-Quds).
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A UN rights expert said the Israeli regime cannot make “unilateral decisions” about the management of al-Aqsa Mosque in the Old City of Jerusalem (al-Quds), calling on the international community to put a “complete end” to the regime’s occupation of the Palestinian lands.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Egypt’s president has announced the formation of a new body to confront terrorism and extremism that includes the country’s top officials.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The European Commission offered 209 million euros ($245 million) in new emergency aid for Greece on Thursday to help refugees stranded in the country rent homes and pay for basics with a cash card.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Giti Pasand booked a place in the last four of the AFC Futsal Club Championship Vietnam 2017.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven on Thursday reshuffled his minority left-green government in response to a scandal over the outsourcing of IT services, shunning the more drastic option of calling an early election.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Japanese Defense Minister Tomomi Inada will resign, broadcaster NHK said on Thursday, after a series of missteps, gaffes and a suspected cover-up that critics say contributed to a plunge in Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s support.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Ambassador to Muscat Mohammad Reza Noori Shahroudi and Chairman of Oman’s Public Authority for Radio and Television Abdullah bin Nasser al-Harasi discussed ways to promote cultural cooperation and media-related interaction between the two countries.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran U-23 volleyball team was defeated against China at the 2017 Asian Men’s Volleyball Championship on Thursday.