Tag archive for ‘spokesman’
By admin On Saturday, February 1st, 2020

US tells stories about ‘brain injuries’ to cover up dead troops at Iraqi base – IRGC spokesman

A spokesman for Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps has accused the US of covering up deaths at a base in Iraq after a ballistic missile attack. The US insists nobody was killed, and that its troops suffered More...

By admin On Friday, January 31st, 2020

Brexit is a ‘sea change’ for Europe – Merkel spokesman

As Britain finally departs the European Union, a spokesman for German Chancellor Angela Merkel described the UK’s exit as a ‘sea change’ for the bloc, in a statement that hit the same notes as a breakup letter. “We More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 29th, 2020

Jeremy Corbyn’s spokesman: “There will be no tears” from Labour leader as UK leaves the EU on Friday

Jeremy Corbyn’s spokesman has told journalists that ‘there will be no tears’ from the Labour leader as Britain leaves the EU this Friday. “The decision [to leave] needs to be upheld,” More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

US stops all weapon deliveries to Iraq, citing security concerns – Air Force spokesman

All US deliveries of weapons and ammunition to Iraqi security forces have been suspended, amid rising tensions over US presence in Iraq that followed the drone assassination of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani in More...

By admin On Monday, January 13th, 2020

‘Tongues smeared with threats’: Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman blasts Trump’s tweets for ‘dishonoring’ Persian language

Spokesperson for the Iranian Foreign Ministry Abbas Mousavi has blasted US President Donald Trump for writing a tweet in Farsi, in which he backed the anti-government protesters in Iran. “Hands and tongues More...

By admin On Saturday, January 11th, 2020

Forces of Libyan commander Haftar announce ceasefire starting January 12 – spokesman

The Libyan National Army led by General Khalifa Haftar has declared a ceasefire after Russian and Turkish presidents suggested as a way to de-escalate the hostilities with the government in Tripoli. Russian President More...

By admin On Thursday, December 26th, 2019

UN Secretary General ‘deeply concerned’ over US visa delays for Russian diplomats – spokesman

The UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has been alarmed by Washington delaying the visa application process for Russian officials, his spokesman told TASS, a day after the Russian Foreign Ministry slammed Guterres More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 24th, 2019

Turkish parliament may allow deployment of its military in Libya – Erdogan’s spokesman

The situation on the ground may call for MPs to consider the use of Turkey’s military in Libya, presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin has said. Ankara has a security cooperation deal with Tripoli, which allows More...