Market figures show that South Korea’s imports of crude oil from Iran hit the highest level in six months in September in a fresh sign that the Islamic Republic is pushing ahead with plans to regain the market share it lost as a result of multiple-year sanctions.
Iran has dispatched its third consignment of humanitarian aid to the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh. More and more Rohingya are fleeing the violence in Myanmar to neighboring Bangladesh. PRESSTV, Yusef Jalali reports.
The United States is not ruling out the eventual possibility of direct talks with North Korea, Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan said on Tuesday, hours after Pyongyang warned nuclear war might break out at any moment.
Myanmar security forces have carried out "well organized, coordinated and systematic" attacks aimed at preventing members of the Rohingya ethnic group from returning, the UN Human Rights office said in a report on Wednesday.