The members of Al-Qaeda that allegedly function in Iran might have been involved in the recent terrorist acts in Saudi Arabia, high-ranking sources in the US administration told the US-based TV channel Fox News.
The sources said there had been interceptions of ciphered communications between Al-Qaeda activists based in Iran and Saudi Arabia, which might have been discussions of the terrorist acts in the latter country.
A terrorist kamikaze attack in Er Riad on May 12 killed 34 people, including some Westerners, and wounded about 200.
Washington officials insist that Al-Qaeda activists leaked into Iran from Afghanistan, a place they had fled after Taliban's defeat.
Putin's official spokesman Dmitry Peskov commented on remarks in the US media about failures in launching nuclear-capable missiles in Russia
More than 5.8 million people voted for Nicholas Maduro at the presidential election in Venezuela. This is more than a quarter of registered voters. Why did those people vote for the man, who, as Western media write, took Venezuela to the brink of collapse?
It has long been understood that the West has been trying to subject Russian borders to total control. We have not seen such activity even during the Cold War