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Iran's Khamenei ordered missile strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria- Guards

The missiles flew over Iraq before striking what the Guard called an Islamic State command center and suicide auto bomb operation in Deir el-Zour, over 600 kilometers (370 miles) away. "This is what they have to show for 30 years of missile development?" When Iran unveiled the Zolfaghar in 2016, it bore a banner printed with a 2013 quote by Khamenei saying that Iran will annihilate the Israeli cities of Tel Aviv and Haifa should Israel attack Iran .


Thousands Gather In Tehran To Mourn Victims Of Attacks

Thousands Gather In Tehran To Mourn Victims Of Attacks

On Saturday, Iranian Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi announced intelligence forces had killed the mastermind of the twin attacks . The announcement came as dozens of suspects have been arrested since Iran launched a majour security operation following the attacks.


Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea: A timeline

Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea: A timeline

Warmbier was arrested and detained by the DPRK authorities at Pyongyang International Airport on his way back home in early January of 2016 after he attempted to take a political slogan from a staff-only area in a hotel where he stayed during his tour to the country.


Greenpeace: Gove has a lot to prove on the environment

Greenpeace: Gove has a lot to prove on the environment

Asked about this, Mr Gove said ministers had to "reflect on what the election result told us about the way that people want to see the economy managed in the future". Liz Truss, who was Justice Secretary and Lord Chancellor, is the new Treasury Chief Secretary "attending Cabinet". NFU Scotland president Andrew McCornick congratulated Gove - who often took a controversial stand during his spell as education secretary - on his appointment and said the upcoming Highland Show would be an ideal ...


The Pickup Game Talks NBA Draft

The Pickup Game Talks NBA Draft

The Philadelphia 76ers will have the first overall pick in the NBA Draft for the second consecutive year after finalising their deal with the Boston Celtics on Monday and moving up from the number three spot. Los Angeles now holds the second and 28th picks in this year's draft. It will either be the Los Angeles Lakers' first-round pick next year, provided that pick falls between No.



US, China Affirm North Korean Threat, Mattis Says

Trump said in a tweet which came hours before the US and China were set to meet in Washington to talk about North Korea. North Korea topped the agenda at the newly established Diplomatic and Security Dialogue, which paired Tillerson and Mattis with Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi and General Fang Fenghui , chief of joint staff of the People's Liberation Army .