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Iran pleads at UN against human, material cost of US wars on terror

Iran's foreign minister on Monday urged action at the United Nations against US unilateralism as he denounced Washington over wars waged since 2001.Iranian Foreign...
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Trump’s gamble on Iran will prove advantageous for China

India has found itself on the losing end of the Trump administration’s gamble in Asia and its “maximum pressure” policy toward Iran. In some...
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US slaps sanctions on Iran’s envoy citing links to Quds Force

The US has added the Iranian ambassador to Iraq to its sanctions blacklist, claiming he works for an elite military unit it has deemed...
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US says Iran, Russia obtained voter registration information

Russian and Iran have both obtained US voter information and taken actions to influence public opinion ahead of the November 3 election, Director of...
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Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Ethnocentric attitudes encouraging negative stereotypes

 After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Nagorno-Karabakh became an autonomous region that is internationally recognized as part of Azerbaijan but is de facto...
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Ukrainian officials in Iran for compensation talks over downed plane

Iran hosted officials from Ukraine in a second round of talks on Monday over compensation for a Kiev-bound passenger plane mistakenly shot down in...
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Op-ed: Mideast peace agreements with Israel are driven by political vested interests

News is circulating in political spheres about Oman and Sudan as the next countries in line to recognize Israel after UAE and Bahrain. These...
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China rails at US for peddling arms, interfering in affairs of other countries

China on Monday accused the United States of "peddling arms" and "interfering" in other countries' affairs after Washington threatened sanctions against any nation taking...
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Iran exiles claim secret military site revealed, fear nuclear use

An exiled Iran opposition group said on Friday it had uncovered a secret new military site run by a shadowy defence ministry research unit...
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Upper-Karabakh war missile hits Iranian territory

Missiles fired by opposing sides in the Nagorno-Karabakh war hit a district in Iran’s East Azerbaijan province, south of the Azerbaijan-Armenia border, Iranian state...
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Iran says ‘historic’ US defeat close as arms embargo to be lifted

Iran on Monday said the US was facing a "historic" defeat as an arms embargo against Tehran is to be lifted within days despite...
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What does Biden’s ‘deliberate ambiguity’ on Iran sanctions imply?

The Trump administration tightened the noose further around Iran’s beleaguered economy on Thursday, October 8, announcing a fresh round of sanctions that will effectively...
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Iran building massive energy network to boost geopolitical influence

Tehran’s plan to connect Iraq, Jordan, and several GCC states including Saudi Arabia to its grid could be a powerful move to expand its...
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Trump targets Iran banks, seeking crippling blow as term ends

President Donald Trump's administration imposed sweeping sanctions Thursday on Iran's banking sector, taking a major new step to cripple the arch-rival's already struggling economy...
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US expected to impose crippling new sanctions on Iran’s financial sector

The United States is preparing to impose new sanctions on Iran’s financial industry as soon as Thursday, a Republican congressional aide briefed on the...
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Iran warns ‘terrorists’ near border in Karabakh fighting

Iran warned Wednesday it will not tolerate "terrorists" near its border with Azerbaijan, after France and Russia raised the alarm over the deployment of...
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Iran disperses pro-Azerbaijan protest after ‘ethnocentric’ slogans

Demonstrations in northwestern Iran in support of Azerbaijan in its conflict with Armenia over the Nagorno-Karabakh region have been dispersed by police, the Fars...
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Five Iraqis killed as rocket meant for US troops hits civilians

Three Iraqi children and two women from the same family were killed Monday when a rocket targeting Baghdad airport, where US troops are stationed,...
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Iran’s quest for power weakened by diminishing global influence

Before analyzing whether Iran qualifies as a rising power, it is important to understand what the phrase “rising power” truly means. Interestingly there are...
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Russia dismisses US threats on Iran cooperation

Russia on Thursday dismissed the threat of US sanctions and attempts to isolate Iran, saying it intended to trade with Tehran once a UN...
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Arab leaders voice alarm at UN over Iran tensions

Arab leaders voiced fears Wednesday before the United Nations of new conflict in the region as tensions soar between Iran and the United States....
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Europe ‘will not compromise’ with US over Iran sanctions: Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday that Europe would not compromise with the United States over Washington's move to reactivate sanctions on Iran, warning...
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US will surrender to resilience of Iranian nation: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani vowed Tuesday that the next US leader must accept Tehran's demands, ruling out compromise as Donald Trump vies for reelection."We...
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Trump defiantly presses ‘UN’ sanctions on Iran

President Donald Trump said Monday that he was imposing sanctions on Iranians for violating a UN arms embargo and demanded enforcement by US allies,...
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Iran speaker slams ‘passive’ Rouhani over US sanctions

Iran’s Parliament Speaker Baqer Ghalibaf has criticized the “passive” reactions of the Hassan Rouhani’s government to the US move to re-impose sanctions on Tehran.Speaking...
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US versus the world over ‘snapback’ option on Iran sanctions

The United States will unilaterally declare this weekend that UN sanctions against Iran are once again in force, a move that risks increasing Washington's...
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India woos Iran to keep China away from Chabahar port

India seems to have grown uneasy over the growing closeness between Iran and China, as the two countries hold negotiations to finalize a 25-year...
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Pompeo insists US to enforce ‘UN’ sanctions on Iran

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo insisted Wednesday the United States will enforce new "UN" sanctions on Iran starting next week, despite overwhelming consensus that...
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Trump vows ‘1,000 times greater’ response to any Iran attack

US President Donald Trump on Monday vowed that any attack by Iran would be met with a response "1,000 times greater in magnitude," after...
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US, Iran battle over sanctions at world court

The United States and Iran will face off at the UN's top court on Monday in the latest round of a battle over sanctions...

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Once upon a Virus: Chinese state media makes fun of US

Chinese state media network, has released a video that mocks the United States' coronavirus response. It tries to 'expose' and belittle Trump Administration's claims...

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