The US Central Command has confirmed that only 9 militants trained and armed under the Pentagon’s $500 million program are active in Syria and the rest have either deserted the program or fled the country.
The increasing use of video games is often blamed for children's lack of interest in physical activity, but a study by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville suggests that active video games may actually be a source of moderate or intense physical activity in children between five and eight years old.
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the European Union (EU) can play a more active role in the negotiations between Iran and the P5+1 countries over the Islamic Republic’s nuclear energy program.
Advisor to the President and Secretary of the Supreme Council of Iran's Free Trade, Industrial and Economic Zones Akbar Torkan said on Wednesday that of 63 special economic zones have been approved, some 25 are currently operating across the country.
Deputy Oil Minister for Engineering Affairs Seyed Emad Hosseini said by reviewing the design of active refineries in the South Pars Gas Field in Bushehr province the country’s refining capacity will increased and new refineries will be built as well.