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  1. Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning

    Iran says its ballistic missile strike targeting the Islamic State group in Syria was not only a response to deadly attacks in Tehran, but a powerful message to archrival Saudi Arabia and the United States, one that could add to already soaring regional tensions. The launch, which hit…
  2. Trump's Saudi embrace and Iran's disdain upend Obama's vision

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Saudi Arabia 06.19 / 14:01 yourmiddleeast.com
    Pointedly delivering his first foreign speech in Riyadh on Sunday, Trump praised the six-state Gulf Cooperation Council, specifically Saudi Arabia, for efforts to cut off funding to extremists while lambasting Iran as the "spearhead of terrorism".While the unpredictable Trump completed the visit to the region without committing a major gaffe, his approach "swept away the entire Obama legacy with the wave of a hand," said Thierry Coville, an Iran expert at the French Institute for…
  3. Iran warns ISIS of more missile strikes coordinated with Damascus

    Sott.net - World 06.19 / 14:01 sott.net
    Tehran has warned ISIS militants that any future attacks on the country will result in powerful strikes against the group. It comes after Iran launched missile strikes on ISIS in retaliation for twin attacks in Tehran earlier this month. "If they carry out a specific action to violate our security, definitely there will be more launches, with intensified strength," Gen. Ramazan Sharif of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) said on Monday, according to state television, cited by…
  4. Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning

    Naplesherald.com - World 06.19 / 13:58 naplesherald.com
    BY NASSER KARIMI and JON GAMBRELL TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran says its ballistic missile strike targeting the Islamic State group in Syria was not only a response to deadly attacks in Tehran, but a powerful message to archrival Saudi Arabia and the United States, one that could add to already soaring regional tensions. The […
  5. Iran among top countries in missile power: General

    Irna.ir - Politics 06.19 / 13:48 irna.ir
    Tehran, June 19, IRNA -- Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri said on Monday that due to the efforts of the Iranian scientists, Islamic Republic is now among top countries in terms of missile…
  6. Iran Launches Retaliatory Strikes on Islamic State in Syria

    Breitbart.com - Politics 06.19 / 13:33 breitbart.com
    Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) launched six missiles into the Deir ez-Zor region of eastern Syria on Sunday, a province that is home to Islamic State militants and civilians, in retaliation for the jihadi group's series of attacks in Tehran on June 7 which left 18 dead and dozens…
  7. Iran, India call for boosting credit lines

    En.mehrnews.com - Asia 06.19 / 13:07 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, Jun. 18 (MNA) – Economy ministers of Iran and India met in Seoul and examined ways to facilitate the use of credit l…
  8. Iran to sign deal with Eni over Kish, Darkhovin

    Presstv.com - Media 06.19 / 12:59 presstv.com
    Italy’s Eni is preparing to sign a basic agreement to study Iran’s Kish gas field and Darkhovin oil fie…
  9. Iran’s missile power aims to eradicate terrorism, extremism: Zarif

    Presstv.com - Media 06.19 / 12:59 presstv.com
    The Iranian foreign minister says Iran’s missile capability aims to advance the common global fight to eradicate terrorism and e…
  10. Iran targets 'terrorists' in missile strike on Daesh held Syrian town

    Suchtv.pk - World 06.19 / 12:46 suchtv.pk
    Iran has launched missile strikes targeting “terrorists” in the Daesh controlled Syrian town of Deir ez-Zour in retaliation for last week’s attacks on the Iranian parliament and at the shrine of Ayatollah Khomeini that killed 18 people – mostly civilians. The Iranian Revolutionary Guards, elite forces heavily involved in propping up Syria’s Bashar al-Assad, said in a statement on Sunday that it fired missiles from a base in western Iran hitting the headquarters of “Takfiri terrorists” in D…
  11. Iran to build first LNG complex in Qeshm Island

    Irna.ir - Finance 06.19 / 12:41 irna.ir
    Qeshm, June 19, IRNA -- A senior energy official announced that a memorandum of understanding (MoU) will be signed with Tak-Iranian Gas Company on Monday to build the first Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) complex in Qeshm…
  12. Iran able to give quick response to threats: Diplomat

    Irna.ir - Politics 06.19 / 12:27 irna.ir
    Tehran, June 19, IRNA -- Missile attack against Daesh positions in Syria was an assuring message to the Resistance Front and an emphasis on Iran's resolution in pursuing its fight on terrorism and its ability to respond threats quickly, Iran’s former envoy to Syria said M…
  13. Iran launches missiles into eastern Syria, targeting ISIS

    CNN - Middle Easte 06.19 / 12:15 cnn.com
    Iran's Revolutionary Guard announced on Sunday that it launched several missiles into Syria, targeting ISIS fighters in retaliation for the attacks in Tehran on June…
  14. Limited missile attack just part of Iran’s armed forces combat ability

    Irna.ir - Politics 06.19 / 12:12 irna.ir
    Tehran, June 19, IRNA -- Limited missile attack is just part of Iran’s armed forces deterrence and combat ability, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Army Ahmad Reza Pourdastan s…
  15. Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning

    Newstalk650.com - World 06.19 / 12:08 newstalk650.com
    TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's ballistic missile strike targeting the Islamic State group in Syria served both as revenge for attacks on Tehran earlier this month and a warning that Iran could strike Saudi Arabia and U.S. interests in the Mideast, an Iranian general said Monday. The launch, which hit Syria's eastern city of Deir el-Zour on Sunday night, appeared to be Iran's first missile attack abroad in over 15 years and its first in the Syrian conflict amid its support of embattled President B…
  16. Iran says its missiles into Syria hit IS targets

    Yahoo News Tehran (AFP) – Iran’s Revolutionary Guards said Monday missiles it fired into Syria had successfully hit Islamic State group targets in retaliation for Tehran attacks claimed by the jihadists earlier this month. “Based on credible information, the missile … Continue reading → The post Iran says its missiles into Syria hit IS targets appeared first on From the Trenches World…
  17. Iran calls missile attack on Syria militants a wider warning

    Chippewa.com - World 06.19 / 11:27 chippewa.com
    TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Iran's ballistic missile strike targeting the Islamic State group in Syria served both as revenge for attacks on Tehran earlier this month and a warning that Iran could strike Saudi Arabia and U.S. interests in the Mideast, an Iranian general said…
  18. Zarif: Iran using missile power to protect citizens, hit terrorists

    Irna.ir - Politics 06.19 / 11:25 irna.ir
    Tehran, June 19, IRNA – The Islamic Republic of Iran uses its missile power to defend its citizens and at the same time advance the common global fight to uproot Daesh and extremist terrorists, says Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Z…
  19. Iran says it hit targets in Syria with Zolfaghar ballistic missiles

    Janes.com -Military 06.19 / 11:23 www.janes.com
    Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) announced on 19 June that it had launched ballistic missiles from Iran at terrorist targets in Syria: a move that seemingly confirms it has significantly extended the range of its solid-fuel missiles. An IRGC spokesman told the Tasnim News Agency…
  20. Iran missile strikes ‘huge step’ toward fighting terror

    En.mehrnews.com - Iran 06.19 / 11:15 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, Jun. 19 (MNA) – Iran’s FM spokesman Ghasemi said Sunday’s missile attack on ISIL terrorists and their bases in Syria’s Deir Ezzor was in line with national security and with reliance on national defense capabil…