- Asia’s imports of Iran crude to regain levels prior to EU ban
SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Asia’s crude imports from Iran are set to recover in September to levels reached before a July 1 insurance ban by the European Union plunged trade with the Islamic Republic into uncertainty not seen in decades.
- Iran, IAEA to hold new talks on Friday
TEHRAN – The Iranian ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has confirmed that Iran and the UN nuclear watchdog will hold a new round of talks on Friday.
- 6 killed, 62 injured in Syria-related clashes in Lebanon
At least six people have been killed and 62 others injured in renewed clashes between the supporters and opponents of the Syrian government in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli.
- Syrian Army Cleans Several Neighborhoods in Aleppo from Mercenaries..Terrorists are Hardly Hit
The armed forces are hardly hitting the mercenary terrorists in a number of neighborhoods in the city of Aleppo in a continued process to eliminate the armed terrorist groups in the province.
- Bahrain Shi’ites battle police at protester’s funeral
Protesters pelted police with petrol bombs and stones in clashes that broke out in Bahrain last night at the funeral for a teenage demonstrator killed last week in a new bout of unrest in the U.S.-allied Gulf state.
- The Endless War: Saudi Arabia Goes on the Offensive Against Iran
Saudi Arabia has gone on the offensive against Iran to protect its interests. Their involvement in Syria is the first battle in what is going to be a long bloody conflict that will know no frontiers or limits.
- Lashkar-e-Jhangvi publishes beheading video
The al Qaeda-linked Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) published a gruesome video on jihadist internet forums that shows the beheading of two Shiites. In a statement that accompanied the video on one of the forums, a jihadist said the Pakistani terror group is part of al Qaeda and the Taliban.
- ‘Saudi Shia cleric’s health deteriorating’
A Saudi-based human rights group has warned against the deteriorating health condition of prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Nemr al-Nemr, who is being held in a jail in Saudi Arabia.
- Iran emerges largest buyer of Indian soyameal
After basmati and crude oil, it is soyameal that’s getting India closer to Iran.