Daesh Is Still a Threat, US Relocating Its Terrorists

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the United States is regularly relocating Daesh terrorists to outside of the Middle East, where they had been based before losing all the territory they had occupied.

Foreign Minister Zarif made the remarks during an event called the Patterns of Regional Order in the Post-ISIS Era at the Tehran University on Saturday.

The US transfer of the Daesh elements from the Syrian cities of Hasakah, Mayadin, and Deir Ezzor as well as other areas to outside the region “is a dangerous development that has had a regular pattern,” he said.

Fabricated Reports on Eastern Ghouta Events Contribute to Hindering Political Settlement in Syria

BEIRUT, (ST)- Russian Ambassador to Lebanon Alexander Zasypkin has stressed that those who don't seek reaching political solution to the crisis in Syria use all types of misinformation, like in the case of Eastern Ghouta area of Damascus Countryside where fabricated news from there hamper political settlement in the country.  

In a statement following his meeting on Friday with Lebanese Foreign Minister Jibran Basil, Zasypkin said "we are ready for discussing this issue to identify who is to blame for what is going on in Eastern Ghouta and who ensure the cover for the terrorists there and in other areas."

Zionist Occupation Forces Beat Palestinian Youth to Death in West Bank

Zionist forces have beaten a Palestinian youth to death after arresting him during a new wave of raids on homes in the West Bank city of Jericho, Press T.V reported.

Yasin Omar al-Saradih, 33, was arrested along with several other Palestinians during the raids on Thursday morning, Palestinian news agency Watan reported.

Later in the day, Israeli officials informed Saradih’s family that he has lost his life, the report said.

Rights groups have denounced Tel Aviv’s extrajudicial killings in situations where they say alleged assailants could have been detained in a non-lethal manner. Hundreds of Palestinians have been killed in similar circumstances.

Iran Ready to Cooperate with UN to Solve Yemen Crisis

 Iran's UN envoy announced on Wednesday that Tehran is ready to cooperate with Martin Griffiths, the United Nations' new Special Envoy for Yemen, to halt the three-year Yemeni crisis, according to IRNA.

UN Security Council's support for any uncalculated and unilateral measure at the Council would only lead to aggravation of the situation, Gholamali Khoshroo, Iran's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the UN said in a meeting with Secretary General of the international body António Guterres.

Pointing to the deplorable condition in Yemen, Khoshroo stressed the significance of finding a political solution for the crisis.

For his part, the UN chief said he will make his all-out effort to reach a Yemeni compromise.

Iran in Syria to Combat Terrorism at Request of Damascus, Says Araqchi

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Seyed Abbas Araqchi referred to the Islamic Republic’s advisory mission in Syria and said Tehran is assisting the Arab country in the fight against terrorism at the request of the Damascus government.

Iran is in Syria to fight “terrorist elements” at the invitation of the Syrian government, Araqchi said in an interview with the BBC, dismissing US-Israeli warnings about Iran’s intentions as "propaganda".

Iran’s alliance with Syria and the Lebanese Hezbollah Resistance Movement aims to "combat the hegemonic policies" of Israel, he added.