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Egypt’s Morsi sentenced to life in prison in espionage trial

Egypt’s Morsi sentenced to life in prison in espionage trial

An Egyptian court has sentenced ousted president Mohamed Morsi, along with two other defendants, to life in prison on the charge of spying for Qatar. On Saturday, the Cairo Criminal Court also sentenced Morsi to another 15 years in prison for a different charge in the same case. Additionally, the court upheld the May 7 [&hellip

Fallujah victory must lead to liberation of Mosul: Pundit

Fallujah victory must lead to liberation of Mosul: Pundit

Press TV has interviewed Sabah Jawad, an Iraqi political commentator in London, to discuss the liberation of Iraq’s Fallujah. A rough transcription of the interview appears below. Press TV: What is the significance of the liberation of Fallujah for the region in the war against Daesh? Jawad: It is very important victory. A lot of [&hellip

Democrats call for tougher gun laws to bolster national security

Democrats call for tougher gun laws to bolster national security

US Senate Democrats have called for tougher gun control laws in America to bolster the country’s national security in the wake of the recent mass shooting in Orlando, Florida. On June 12, a gunman armed with an assault rifle killed 49 people and injured 53 others at a crowded nightclub in Orlando before he was [&hellip

UN chief calls for international action to cope with Europe refugee crisis

UN chief calls for international action to cope with Europe refugee crisis

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has urged the world to do more to help cope with Europe’s refugee crisis. Ban made the remark after meeting with Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras in the capital, Athens, on Saturday ahead of a visit to refugee camps on Lesbos island. Some 3,400 refugees live in the camps [&hellip

Israeli tank returned by Russia is ‘fake’, Israeli experts say

Israeli tank returned by Russia is ‘fake’, Israeli experts say

An Israeli army tank captured by the Syrian army in 1982 and recently returned to Israel by Russia is “fake,” Israeli experts say. A report by Zionist media network Arutz Sheva on Saturday quoted an Israeli general as saying that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu fell “for a fake” during his visit to Russia last week [&hellip

Russian defense minister meets Syria’s Assad, inspects Khmeimim air base

Russian defense minister meets Syria’s Assad, inspects Khmeimim air base

Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu has met with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in capital Damascus and inspected Russia’s Khmeimim air base in Syria’s coastal province of Latakia. According to a statement released by Russia’s Defense Ministry on Saturday, Shoigu and Assad met on a request by Russian President Vladimir Putin. In the statement, Russian Defense [&hellip

Israel is planning to build wall in Gaza.

Israel is planning to build wall in Gaza.

Israel’s defense establishment’s plan to build a concrete wall tens of meters underground as well as above ground along the Gaza Strip border was revealed by Yedioth Ahronoth Thursday morning. … The wall will stretch along the 60 miles of the southern border around the Gaza Strip, and will in fact be the third defense [&hellip

Iraq: PM Abadi Declares Victory Over ISIL In Fallujah.

Iraq: PM Abadi Declares Victory Over ISIL In Fallujah.

Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi says Iraqi forces have retaken most of Fallujah from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), as clearing operations are under way to flush out the armed group’s remaining fighters in the city. The government lost control of Fallujah in 2014, months before ISIL, also known as ISIS, [&hellip

Italy Wins.

Italy Wins.

Italy are through to the last 16 of the European Championship finals after Eder struck late on to beat Sweden. The game looked to be heading towards a dull goalless draw before Eder raced onto Zaza’s knockdown to drive home from the edge of the box. Sweden failed to produce a shot on goal for [&hellip

Zimbabwe/Tanzania: Obrey Off To Tanzania.

Zimbabwe/Tanzania: Obrey Off To Tanzania.

FC Platinum striker Obrey Chirwa could become the third player from the Zvishavane side to join Tanzania champions Young Africans after the Zambian import left the country yesterday for trials with the club. The Tanzanian side requested to assess the player who has scored four goals so far this season. Young Africans are home to [&hellip