US lets militants train, mount attacks from its Syrian bases – chief of Russian General Staff

The US is hosting training camps for militant groups in Syria, including former ISIS fighters who fled from Raqqa, said the head of Russia’s General Staff, Valery Gerasimov, citing data obtained by aerial surveillance.

The US forces have effectively turned their military base near the town of al-Tanf in southeastern Syria into a terrorists’ training camp, Gerasimov said in an interview to Russia’s Komsomolskaya Pravda daily on Wednesday, RT News reported.

Victories Achieved by Syrian Army, Resistance Axis over Terrorism Are Successful Example to Follow: Larijani

ISLAM ABAD, (ST)- Speaker of the Iranian Parliament Ali Larijani has stressed that the victories achieved by the Syrian Arab army and the axis of resistance are a successful example for others to follow.

In a statement upon his arrival in the Pakistani Capital Aslam Abad to take part in a conference on the "challenge of terrorism and inter-regional connectivity ", Larijani said "a state like Russia has been active in fighting terrorism, so it can play a key role in this conference being one of the parties which contribute to countering terrorism in the world."

Two Palestinians Killed, Dozens Injured in Clashes with Zionist Occupation Soldiers

Two Palestinian protesters have lost their lives and dozens others sustained injuries in another day of rage and clashes with Israeli soldiers in the occupied Palestinian territories over US President Donald Trump’s recognition of al-Quds as Israel’s capital.

Gaza's Health Ministry spokesman, Ashraf al-Qidra, said 24-year-old Zakaria al-Kafarneh was struck with a bullet in his chest during clashes along the Gaza border (with Israel) north of Jabalia, and died shortly afterwards, Arabic-language Safa news agency reported, according to Press TV.

Mohammed Nabeel Mohaisen, 26, was also killed by live gunshots during scuffles between dozens of youths and Israeli soldiers east of Gaza.

UN General Assembly Unanimously Calls on US to Revoke al-Quds Decision

WASHINGTON- The United Nations General Assembly has unanimously voted in favor of a resolution that calls on the US to withdraw its controversial recognition of al-Quds as Israeli "capital."

The UN General Assembly passed the resolution by a vote of 128 to 9 with 35 countries abstaining.

President Rouhani: US President Can’t Cause Iran Deal to Collapse

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the United States will not be able to kill the 2015 multinational nuclear deal, emphasizing that the landmark pact will remain in place.

“Two years have passed since the [implementation] of the JCPOA,” Rouhani said on Tuesday, referring to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, as the nuclear accord is officially called.

 “The Americans have made several attempts to destroy the JCPOA, but they have failed to this day, and I believe that they will not be able to do so until the end,” he added.