Cemil Bayik, co-chairman of Kurdistan Communities Union (KCK), claimed on Wednesday the United States is forming a new coalition consisting Turkey, Iraq and Kurds against Iran and that Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) will be against such coalition.
Tehran is preparing to fill the vacuum further in the Middle East as US is preparing to leave Syria and reduce its forces in Afghanistan.
United Nation’s General Assembly approved a new resolution on Monday, urging Islamic Republic of Iran to stop its “alarmingly high” use of violence and death penalty.
Update: According to Iranian media, Ansar Forqan claimed responsibility for suicide car attack in Iranian southeastern city of Chabahar.
Shirin Ebadi, an Iranian lawyer and winner of Noble Peace prize in 2003 wrote a letter on Iranian workers’ situation and their ongoing strike to the UN special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Iran, Javaid Rehman.
Students of Babol Noshirvani University of Technology, who gathered on Wednesday to celebrate the Student day in Iran, criticized the Supreme Leader and President of Islamic republic for jailing activists.
More than 700,000 undocumented Afghans have left Iran due to the financial and economic crises that hit the country, Reuters reported, referring to recent data by UN migration agency.
Iran declared on Sunday that the aim of its missile program is defensive and that the country would continue missile tests despite the US allegation against Tehran.
US Iran envoy, Brian Hook, warned on Thursday that his country will not hesitate to use force against Tehran if necessary.
Iranian intelligence agency is pushing the family of a detained female journalist to take a legal action against a jailed worker activist “for getting their daughter involved in politics,” a source inside Khouzestan intelligence agency reported to Avatoday.<