US Embassy Move Kiss of Death: PLO

The Palestine Liberation Organization's top representative in the US says the formal recognition of Jerusalem al-Quds as the Israeli capital will be the "kiss of death" to so-called peace efforts.

"That would be actually the kiss of death to the two-state solution because Jerusalem is at the very heart of the two-state solution," said Husam Zomlot on Monday, according to Press TV.

He added that such a move would have "catastrophic consequences," and that the PLO's response would be "strategic and political."

Calls for Disbanding Iraq's PMU, Sign of New Plot against Mideast, Says Shamkhani

Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani says calls for disbanding Iraq's Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) indicate a new plot against Mideast.

The fact that a Western country's president echoes calls by the Israeli regime and emphasizes the disbanding of the volunteer pro-government forces, commonly known by their Arabic name as Hashd al-Sha’abi, shows a new plot is being hatched to bring insecurity and terrorism back to the region, Shamkhani said in a meeting with the head of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq and the first deputy speaker of the country's parliament, Sheikh Humam Hamoudi, in Tehran on Monday.

Iran Nuclear Program Separate from its Missile Capability, Says NATO Chief

Vienna - NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Monday that Iran's nuclear program has to be distinguished from the country's missile capability.

Speaking at a press conference at NATO Headquarters in Brussels ahead of a foreign ministers meeting of the organization, Stoltenberg voiced NATO's full support for the implementation of Iran nuclear deal.

NATO members are now focused on the full implementation of the deal because it will directly influence NATO allies, the official said.

Zionist Forces Shoot, Injure Palestinian Man in West Bank

The Tel Aviv regime forces have shot and injured a Palestinian man during clashes between local villagers and Israeli settlers in the occupied West Bank.

The Palestinian Health Ministry confirmed on Monday that the man with chest injuries was brought to Rafidya hospital in Nablus in serious condition and was admitted to the operating room.

Local sources said that the man was shot by Israeli forces near the settlement of  Migdalim in the Palestinian village of Qusrah, which is located south of Nablus.

Ex-President of Yemen Ali Abdullah Saleh Killed

SANAA-The ex-Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed while trying to leave the capital Sanna, according to a Yemeni Interior Ministry statement.

Yemen has been exposed to a Saudi-led aggression for more than two years and a half during which hundreds of massacres were committed against the people of Yemen by the Saudi-led coalition. This aggression has been escalated since a week in order to feed sedition among the Yemenis.