Breaking News, 22th of September, 2018
A terrorist attack happened during the military parade in southern Iran, Press TV reported. At least 10 people died, more than 20 were injured. According to the deputy governor of Khuzestan province — unknown people opened fire on the military parade in the city of Ahvaz. Among the victims are at least 8 fighters of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps and 1 journalist. Soon enough, «Patriotic Arab Democratic Movement in Ahvaz», a group associated with Saudi Arabia, took the responsibility for the attack.
Russia and Turkey defined the boundaries of the demilitarized zone in Idlib during the bilateral meeting in Ankara that took place from 19th to 21st of September. The statement of the Turkish Defense Ministry says that the borders were determined while taking the geographical structure and the location of settlements into account. The implementation of the agreement goes as planned. As the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov noted — by mid-October all of al-nusra fighters must get out from this zone with all the heavy weapons.
Since recently, the database of the Website «Peacemaker» has a list of the owners of Hungarian passports, currently living in Trans-carpathia region, the Ukrainian media reported. An initiative group says that the ownership of Hungarian citizenship by the residents of the border areas of the Trans-carpathian region is «illegal» and this «violates the Constitution of Ukraine». Earlier, the Hungarian authorities began secretly issuing Hungarian passports to the Ukrainian citizens living in the city of Берегово Berehove. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Pavel Klimkin, called this situation «unacceptable».
The head of Khakassia region, Viktor Zimin, announced today that he decided to resign, but then this information was refuted by his own press service. «I made a decision. I’m leaving. I’m leaving to prevent a split in Khakassia. I believe that no political ambitions should harm the people of the republic» — was written in the appeal on the website of the government of Khakassia. Viktor Zimin noted that he leaves after «the residents of the region expressed a lack of confidence in the course of his cabinet during the first round of local elections.» Nevertheless, soon after this statement, the head of the press service of the head of Khakassia, Elena Perestoronina, denied the resignation of Viktor Zimin, saying that «there is no resignation of Viktor Mikhailovich — he is the still the acting head of the region.»
The Chinese Ministry of Defense expressed their extreme anger at the sanctions imposed by the US on China because of the military cooperation of China with Russia. The Defense Ministry announced that the Chinese armed forces are outraged by the sanctions that violate the international norms, and thus can be seen as a manifestation of hegemonism. The Chinese Ministry of Defense also announced that «if Washington won’t fix the committed error — they will feel all the possible consequences.» Back in Thursday, the United States imposed sanctions on the Department of Training troops of the Central Military Council of China due to the purchase of Russian aircraft, and missile systems S-400.
The local sources showed the footage of the explosion in the Syrian Aleppo. At the south-west of Aleppo, in the Hamdaniya region, several explosions occurred yesterday. One of them occurred near a large residential complex. According to the local sources — this may be a result of an air strike or a crash of an unknown aircraft.
Constantine Reztsov, specially for ANNA NEWS.