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Bullies will regret threatening Iranian nation

Bullies will regret threatening Iranian nation

President Hassan Rouhani has hailed Iranians for turning out in millions on Friday to celebrate the anniversary of the Islamic Revolution, saying the rallies are a response to recent threats by new US rulers against Iran. “This turnout is a response to false remarks of the new White House rulers and the people are telling [&hellip

It’s Back To The Trenches At JNIA.

It’s Back To The Trenches At JNIA.

Following President John Magufuli’s directive, the Minister for Works, Transport and Communication, Professor Makame Mbarawa, yesterday formed a new supervision team of local engineers to oversee the construction of Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA) Terminal III. The minister has also suspended Tanzania Airports Authority (TAA) Finance Manager, Simba Lugano, who approved payments for the construction [&hellip

Belgium voices alarm over spread of Saudi-backed Wahhabism

Belgium voices alarm over spread of Saudi-backed Wahhabism

Belgium has voiced concerns over the spread of Saudi-backed Wahhabism throughout the country and the rest of Europe. According to a Wednesday report by De Standaard, the country’s OCAM national crisis center stressed that Wahhabism is being preached in an increasing number of the country’s mosques receiving financial support from Saudi Arabia. “We believe that [&hellip

Dozens killed in Saudi push to take Yemeni port

Dozens killed in Saudi push to take Yemeni port

Nearly three dozen people have been killed after Houthi fighters and militias loyal to resigned president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi clashed for the control of a strategic coastal city in Ta’izz province. The clashes took place in the Red Sea port city of Mokha on Wednesday in which at least eight Saudi mercenaries were killed, [&hellip

Russia concerned Iran may withdraw from JCPOA

Russia is concerned over Iran’s possible withdrawal from 2015 nuclear Deal, Russian Foreign Ministry stated on Wednesday. Tehran’s possible withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear agreement due to the United States’ anti-Iran rhetoric would signal the failure of the international community, the Russian Foreign Ministry told Sputnik. Mikhail Ulyanov, the head of the ministry’s Department for [&hellip

HRW slams Bangladesh’s plan to relocate Rohingya refugees

HRW slams Bangladesh’s plan to relocate Rohingya refugees

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called on the Bangladeshi government to drop a plan for the relocation of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar to a remote island. The leading human rights group made the plea on Wednesday, saying that the transfer of the refugees from the persecuted Muslim Rohingya community to a secluded and uninhabited coastal [&hellip

EU court to get evidence of Iran bans impacts

EU court to get evidence of Iran bans impacts

Iran’s Bank Tejarat says it will soon submit documents to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) regarding the damages it has suffered as a result of EU sanctions. The announcement was made by Mohammad-Ebrahim Moqaddam, the governor of Bank Tejarat. In an interview with Iran’s IRNA news agency, Moqaddam said he could [&hellip

Wema Sepetu Appears In Court, Gets Bail.

Wema Sepetu Appears In Court, Gets Bail.

Former Miss Tanzania, Wema Issac Sepetu and two others are out on bail after they appeared before the Kisutu Resident Magistrates’ Court facing one count of possessing narcotic drugs. The other accused are Angelina Msigwa (21), who is Wema’s house maid, and Matrida Suleiman Abasi (16), a peasant. Before Senior Resident Magistrate Thomas Simba, the [&hellip

Chenge ‘Calms Legislators’ Over Lissu’s Arrest.

Chenge ‘Calms Legislators’ Over Lissu’s Arrest.

The National Assembly Chairperson Andrew Chenge yesterday managed to calm the aggrieved opposition MPs who were agitating over arrest of their colleagues while leaving the premises of Parliament recently, promising to take the matter to the Speaker for a way forward. On the previous day, the opposition lawmakers walked out of the House in protest [&hellip

RC Makonda Releases New List Of Suspected Drug Traffickers.

RC Makonda Releases New List Of Suspected Drug Traffickers.

A Tanzanian senior official on Wednesday released a new list of suspected drug traffickers that included politicians and business tycoons. Paul Makonda, Dar es Salaam Regional Commissioner, told a news conference that some of the suspects owned five star hotels, shopping malls, and were former and current Members of Parliament. Makonda ordered the suspects in [&hellip