Iran’s Foreign Ministry released a statement in response to the Council of the EU's conclusion on the Islamic Republic, criticizing the EU document for raising allegations against Tehran’s missile activities and regional role and for using human rights as a political tool.
Sheikh Maytham Al-Salman, the head of the Bahrain Center for Dialogue and Tolerance, added that some 200 political prisoners have died under torture in Bahraini prisons since the popular uprising began in the country in 2011, Mirat al-Bahrain news website reported.
A young Palestinian man was killed by Israeli fire and another 22 sustained gunshot wounds as hundreds of people staged demonstrations in multiple spots along the border between the besieged Gaza Strip and Israeli-occupied territories for the 44th consecutive Friday.
Israeli military aircraft have carried out a series of airstrikes against targets in the northern part of the Gaza Strip as the Tel Aviv regime continues with its acts of aggression against the besieged Palestinian coastal sliver.
Rallies are scheduled to be held in 24 cities across the globe on Friday, January 25, to demand the release of Iran’s Press TV news anchor Marzieh Hashemi, who has been detained and held in the United States for 11 days so far without charge.