Philly IMC Newswire RSS Philly IMC Newswire RSS en Philippine president signs law requiring tobacco companies to put graphic health warnings on cigarette packs President Benigno Aquino, a known smoker, signed the law that will require the scary warning label to cover 50% of the bottom of cigarette packs, front and back. Tens of thousands of people die each year from tobacco-related diseases in the Philippines. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:36:14 -0400 DeLPhi Statement on the Gaza Genocide In the past week, Israeli military forces have escalated their offensive on the Gaza Strip. Israeli warplanes have increasingly targeted houses, civilian-populated areas and civilian facilities in the Gaza strip. Israeli warplanes have destroyed a number of houses while their residents were inside, without any prior warnings, killing and wounding many Palestinian civilians. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 04:40:44 -0400 DeLPhi Escalate the Resistance: Occupy the Occupier’s Embassies and Consulates! The occupation forces have launched their ground invasion of Gaza, Palestine following ten days of an aerial assault by the killing machine of the occupation forces, taking the lives of 245 Palestinians at the hands of the occupation military and its US-made and funded weaponry, raining destruction upon the Palestinian people of Gaza from the sky. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:26:42 -0400 Paris bans anti-Israel protest rallies in several cities French authorities have forbidden pro-Palestinian protests in some cities, citing potential tension between the opponents of the Israeli atrocities and the backers of the Tel Aviv regime. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:32:43 -0400 President Bashar al-Assad sworn in for a new term, addresses Syrians in milestone speech Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad was sworn in Wednesday before the members of the People’s Assembly. Following the swearing-in ceremony, the President delivered a speech in which he first saluted the Syrian people. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 07:34:59 -0400 Turkish Airline Transporting Tajik Militants to Syria, Iraq Turkish Air[lines] has been transferring large groups of Takfiri terrorists from different countries to Syria and Iraq, including nearly a hundred Takfiri Tajiks to Iraq lately, sources revealed on Tuesday. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 22:06:57 -0400 Gloomy days for Syrian refugees; 24% think about ending their own lives Young Syrian refugees in Lebanon are living in tragic conditions. This is what a study of young people affected by the Syrian crisis in Lebanon has concluded, with 17 percent of young refugees having thought “often” about suicide, and 24 percent having thought about ending their own lives “sometimes.” Sat, 12 Jul 2014 06:32:18 -0400 Press TV Exclusive Interview with Bashar al-Jaafari TV interview. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 19:08:17 -0400 ISIL Ringleaders Fleeing Aleppo to Turkey A majority of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) terrorists fighting against President Bashar A-Assad's government in the Northern Syrian province of Aleppo have fled to Turkey following their leaders, military sources said. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 09:01:51 -0400 International meeting for ISIL in France The Mujahidin-e-Khalq (MEK) (Iranian armed opposition group financed by Washington) held a large rally in Villepinte, near Paris, on 27 June 2014. More than 80 000 people attended the event. Fri, 04 Jul 2014 12:28:16 -0400