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Tourist Attractions in Iran: Makhmal Kuh, Rugged, Towering Mountain of “Velvet”

TEHRAN (FNA)- Makhmal Kuh, literary meaning velvet mountain, is an eye-catching and popular mount that dominates Khorramabad, the capital of Lorestan province, in Western Iran. [VIDEO]
Spring Is Here: West Azerbaijan's Colourful Landscapes

TEHRAN (FNA)- West Azerbaijan province has lots of beautiful landscapes to discover and its beauty becomes extraordinary in spring. Different types of brilliantly-coloured flowers have covered all cities of West Azerbaijan province in spring. Foreign tourists and many Iranians are attracted to this province of Iran each year. [PHOTOS]
Albania: Scuffles Erupt in Tirana As Anti-Rama Protests Continue

TEHRAN (FNA)- Scuffles erupted in Tirana as anti-government protesters attempted to break through a police buffer zone and reach the parliament building, in what is a continuation of opposition protests against Prime Minister Edi Rama and his cabinet. [VIDEO]
Five Mosques Attacked with Sledgehammers in Birmingham

TEHRAN (FNA)- Five mosques in Birmingham were targeted by at least one man with a sledgehammer in the early hours of Thursday morning. [VIDEO]
Israeli Warplanes Target Palestinian Night Protesters in Gaza

TEHRAN (FNA)- Israeli warplanes fired one missile towards a group of Palestinians taking part in the “Night Confusion” protests, in the Central besieged Gaza Strip. [PHOTOS]
+200mln People in US at Risk for Some Kind of Flooding in Coming Weeks

TEHRAN (FNA)- More than 200 million people in the United States are at risk of some kind of flooding, with 13 million of them at risk of major inundation, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said in its spring weather outlook. About 41 million people are at risk of moderate flooding. [PHOTOS]
Blasts in Afghan Capital Kill 6 during New Year Festival

TEHRAN (FNA)- At least six people have been killed and 23 others wounded in multiple explosions in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul during celebrations to mark Nowruz, the start of the Persian New Year. [VIDEO]
Russia: Pantsir-S1 Anti-Missile Systems in Kaliningrad Drills

TEHRAN (FNA)- Pantsir-S1 anti-aircraft missile complexes carried out combat shootings at targets in the Kaliningrad region, as shown by footage released by the Russian Ministry of Defense. [VIDEO]
New Zealand Mourns Christchurch Victims with Call to Prayer, 2 Minute Silence

TEHRAN (FNA)- A nationwide moment of silence was observed in New Zealand ushered in by the Muslim call to prayer, a week after after 50 people were killed and scores of others wounded in an attack on two mosques. [PHOTOS]
Cyclone Idai Devastates Mozambique

TEHRAN (FNA)- Rescue workers pluck survivors from trees and roofs a week after a cyclone ripped through southern Africa, triggering floods that have killed hundreds of people and displaced hundreds of thousands. [PHOTOS]
Why Trump Endorses Occupation of Golan Heights

TEHRAN (FNA)- To continue more than half a century of US policy on Israel’s occupations and annexations in the wake of the 1967 War, President Donald Trump has gone onto Twitter to publicly endorse Israel’s permanent occupation of the Golan Heights, which is legally part of Syria.
Iranian GR Wrestlers Win 6 Medals at Asian Championships Day 1

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Greco-Roman wrestlers of the under-23 squad brought home six colorful medals, including 2 gold medals from Asian championships underway in the Mongolian capital city of Ulan Bator.
Nowruz Celebrated in Oman’s Muscat

TEHRAN (FNA)- The first day of year according to Persian calendar, also known as Nowruz, was celebrated at a ceremony in Iran’s embassy in the Omani capital city of Muscat on Friday.
UN Rights Council Condemns Israel's 'Unlawful Lethal, Excessive' Force Against Civilians in Gaza

TEHRAN (FNA)- The United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday condemned Israel's "apparent intentional use of unlawful lethal and other excessive force" against civilian protesters in Gaza and called for perpetrators of all violations in the strip to face justice.
Nowruz Rituals Celebrated in Geneva

TEHRAN (FNA)- Nowruz, the first day of the year according to the Persian calendar which marks arrival of spring and is observed in more than 10 countries, was celebrated in the Swiss city of Geneva.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei underlined that even Westerners have come to the conclusion that nothing is capable of preventing Iranians from moving forward.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Greco-Roman wrestlers of the under-23 squad brought home six colorful medals, including 2 gold medals from Asian championships underway in the Mongolian capital city of Ulan Bator.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A Lebanese newspaper disclosed that Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad is slated to visit the Iraqi capital city of Baghdad in the next two months, adding that the two neighboring countries are eager to expand bilateral relations.
TEHRAN (FNA)- An Iranian official reassured on Thursday that Tehran and Baghdad enjoy the capacity to meet the $20bln bilateral trade objective.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force Brigadier General Mohammad Pakpour said efforts will go on till the release of the remaining Iranian border guards who are kept hostage by Pakistan-based terrorists.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, in a tweet on Friday, said that all ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) participating in the Istanbul meeting were taken aback by US President Trump’s announcement about the Golan Heights of Syria occupied by Israel.