The turning point for Russian in Uzbekistan arrived in 1995. It was in that year that the late President Islam Karimov made Uzbek the country's sole official language in an implicit effort to peel
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Russia urged the US to drop its provocative plans to deploy more troops to the Middle East and cease actions to provoke war with Iran.
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Protest organisers in Hong Kong claim that nearly two million people, most clad in black and many car
The United Nations' refugee agency says nearly 71 million people were displaced worldwide last year by war, persecution, and other violence -- an increase of more than 2 million from 2017 and the h
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - More than 70 million people were counted last year as displaced from their homes, a record that underestimates the real number of refugees and asylum seekers, the UN said Wednesda
NEW YORK, New York - Unabating violence, destruction and a downward sprial in overall conditions for the desperate people trapped in north-western Syria's Idlib were in the spotlight as the Un
Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old Swedish student, has been lodging protests every Friday since August last year calling for drastic action against climate change. She mounted her environmental campaig
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - US Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has abandoned his quest for the top Pentagon job.
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Shanahan said he made the decision, first announced by
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - US secretary of state Mike Pompeo and EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini discussed a number of topics related to Russia, Ukraine, Iran and Venezuela and at least four othe