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Regional wars, Iranian influence, Palestine…Riyadh summit’s major challenges

US President Donald Trump dances with a sword as he arrives to a welcome ceremony by Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud at Al Murabba Palace in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia May 20, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Caroline Akoum May 22, 2017 In addition to choosing Saudi Arabia as the first stop in [...]

By |May 22nd, 2017|North America, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, USA|

Following new policy, has Tehran lost faith in Hamas?

Khaled Mashal, former head of the Hamas political bureau, in the eyes of Persian press May 8, 2017 Controversy erupted regarding the real intentions of Hamas following the release of its new manifesto on May 1. Hamas, through the new policy document, has rebranded itself as an Islamic national liberation movement. The new [...]

By |May 8th, 2017|Palestine|

The Iranian media’s interest in Palestine has declined

Image of Iranian newspapers [V/Flickr] Adnan Abu Amer Mar 29, 2017 Iran has cut the expenses of its media offices in Palestine and has not paid debts of $3 million to local television production companies for the hire of equipment and satellite time; some of these companies have worked with the Iranians for up [...]

By |March 29th, 2017|Palestine|

Iran Supreme Leader calls on Palestinians to pursue intifada against Israel

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei speaks live on television after casting his ballot in the Iranian presidential election in Tehran June 12, 2009. REUTERS Feb 22, 2017 Iran’s Supreme Leader called on Palestinians on Tuesday to pursue an uprising against Israel, suggesting the Israeli government was a "cancerous tumor" that should be [...]

By |February 22nd, 2017|Isreal, Palestine|

Tehran conference in support of Intifada to revive Palestine: Hamas spokesman

Sami Abu-Zuhri. (AFP/Getty Images) Feb 21, 2017 Spokesman for the Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) Sami Abu Zuhri says that Tehran’s international conference on supporting Intifada will revive the issue of Palestine. The Palestinian Information Center reported on Tuesday that a delegation comprising the Hamas leaders will attend the international conference on supporting [...]

By |February 21st, 2017|Palestine|

Hamas says seeking to bolster ties with Iran

January 30, 2017 Speaking during a visit to Algeria, Sami Abu Zuhri said Hamas is keen on building strong relations with all Arab and Islamic states, including Iran. “Efforts and contacts are underway to boost relations with Iran and we hope we will achieve something positive,” he said. He, however, declined to elaborate about these [...]

By |January 30th, 2017|Palestine|

Iranian attack on Hamas

The head of the Hamas Political Bureau Khaled Meshaal Yasir Al Zaatara December 31, 2016 Khamenei’s circles did not hide their outrage at Hamas because of the movement’s position on Aleppo’s battle. It was clearly expressed by Hezbollah’s newspapers and media outlets in Lebanon, as well as by some Iranian newspapers and media [...]

By |December 31st, 2016|Palestine|

Syria crisis deepens dispute between Iran, Hamas

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei (R) speaks with Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal during a meeting in Tehran May 27, 2008. REUTERS/Stringer December 22, 2016 Despite rumors of attempts to overcome tense relations between Iran and hamas, MP Hashmatullah Flahat Bisha has revealed that conflicts between the two sides are actually deepening— as [...]

By |December 22nd, 2016|Palestine, Syria|

Iran receives Palestine’s Islamic Jihad

December 12, 2016 Meeting in Tehran between the head of the Palestinian jihadi group Islamic Jihad, Ramadan Shalah and the Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council, Ali Shamkhani. Ramadan Shalah not only praised the Iranian support to the Palestinian cause, but also attacked the Arab states who are working to contrast Iran. For his part, [...]

By |December 12th, 2016|Palestine|

Iran’s Quds forces chief: Iranian Basij paramilitary forces exporting Iranian Revolution and Iran’s flag would fly over Lebanon and Palestine

Commander of IRGC Quds Forces Maj. Gen. Ghassem Soleimani. (MNA) November 23, 2016 Commander of IRGC Quds Forces Maj. Gen. Ghassem Soleimani has said undermining Basij achievements is an unpardonable sin. Soleimani who was addressing the 3rd Basij commanders meeting held just ahead of Basij Week on Wednesday, believed that in a world [...]

By |November 23rd, 2016|Lebanon, Middle East, Palestine|