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Iranian Official Says Iran May Be Forced to Seek Nuclear Arms

Iranian Official Says Iran May Be Forced to Seek Nuclear Arms

Iranian Official Says Iran May Be Forced to Seek Nuclear Arms Iranian Official Says Iran May Be Forced to Seek Nuclear Arms Iran’s intelligence minister raised the possibility on Tuesday that his country would be forced to seek nuclear weapons if American sanctions were not lifted, an attention-grabbing break from the country’s pledge that its atomic energy program would always …

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Assadollah Assadi, Iranian Envoy, Found Guilty in France Bomb Plot

Assadollah Assadi, Iranian Envoy, Found Guilty in France Bomb Plot

Assadollah Assadi, Iranian Envoy, Found Guilty in France Bomb Plot Assadollah Assadi, Iranian Envoy, Found Guilty in France Bomb Plot The Belgian court also convicted three accomplices of Mr. Assadi, all dual citizens of Iran and Belgium, who were given jail terms of 15 to 18 years and stripped of their Belgian citizenship. All three are believed to be agents …

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The Trump Presidency – Part 16: Clashes with Pelosi, feuding with Greta Thunberg and a new low for Iranian relations

<p>Greta Thunberg glares at Donald Trump during the Climate Action Summit</p>

The Trump Presidency – Part 16: Clashes with Pelosi, feuding with Greta Thunberg and a new low for Iranian relations The Trump Presidency – Part 16: Clashes with Pelosi, feuding with Greta Thunberg and a new low for Iranian relations Donald Trump’s impeachment dominated the news cycle throughout the autumn and winter of 2019 and into 2020, but it’s worth …

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Pentagon Sends More B-52s to Middle East to Deter Iranian Attacks on U.S. Troops

Pentagon Sends More B-52s to Middle East to Deter Iranian Attacks on U.S. Troops

Pentagon Sends More B-52s to Middle East to Deter Iranian Attacks on U.S. Troops Pentagon Sends More B-52s to Middle East to Deter Iranian Attacks on U.S. Troops WASHINGTON — Two American B-52 bombers flew another show-of-force mission in the Persian Gulf on Wednesday, a week after President Trump warned Iran that he would hold it accountable “if one American …

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To Deter Iranian Attacks on U.S. Troops, Pentagon Orders B-52 Flights to Middle East

To Deter Iranian Attacks on U.S. Troops, Pentagon Orders B-52 Flights to Middle East

To Deter Iranian Attacks on U.S. Troops, Pentagon Orders B-52 Flights to Middle East To Deter Iranian Attacks on U.S. Troops, Pentagon Orders B-52 Flights to Middle East “Iranians should be confused about how to interpret signals from a president whose policies and public statements have been so incoherent, impulsive and mercurial,” said Karim Sadjadpour, a senior fellow at the …

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Killer Robot? Assassination of Iranian Scientist Feeds Conflicting Accounts

Killer Robot? Assassination of Iranian Scientist Feeds Conflicting Accounts

Killer Robot? Assassination of Iranian Scientist Feeds Conflicting Accounts Killer Robot? Assassination of Iranian Scientist Feeds Conflicting Accounts Humiliated by the killing of a top nuclear scientist, Iranian officials sought this week to rewrite the attack as an episode of science fiction: Israel had executed him entirely by remote control, spraying bullets from an automated machine gun propped up in …

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Iranian Diplomat Goes on Trial in Belgium Over Alleged Bombing Plot

Iranian Diplomat Goes on Trial in Belgium Over Alleged Bombing Plot

Iranian Diplomat Goes on Trial in Belgium Over Alleged Bombing Plot Iranian Diplomat Goes on Trial in Belgium Over Alleged Bombing Plot BRUSSELS — The bomb was handed over at a Pizza Hut in Luxembourg. The intent, prosecutors say, was to blow up a rally in France of a prominent opposition group to the Iranian government. An Iranian diplomat based …

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Pompeo and Bahraini Minister Visit Israel After Strikes on Iranian Forces in Syria

Pompeo and Bahraini Minister Visit Israel After Strikes on Iranian Forces in Syria

Pompeo and Bahraini Minister Visit Israel After Strikes on Iranian Forces in Syria Pompeo and Bahraini Minister Visit Israel After Strikes on Iranian Forces in Syria JERUSALEM — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his Bahraini counterpart landed in Israel on Wednesday to mark a new, U.S.-brokered normalization deal just hours after Israeli forces carried out retaliatory airstrikes on Iranian …

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Mohammad Reza Shajarian, Iranian Master Singer and Dissident, Dies

Mohammad Reza Shajarian, Iranian Master Singer and Dissident, Dies

Mohammad Reza Shajarian, Iranian Master Singer and Dissident, Dies Mohammad Reza Shajarian, Iranian Master Singer and Dissident, Dies The Persian classical music singer Mohammad Reza Shajarian, a towering figure to Iranians for both his artistry and his public stand with protesters against the government, died in Tehran on Thursday. He was 80 years old, and had battled kidney cancer for …

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Iranian Hackers Can Beat Encrypted Apps like Telegram, Researchers Say

Iranian Hackers Can Beat Encrypted Apps like Telegram, Researchers Say

Iranian Hackers Can Beat Encrypted Apps like Telegram, Researchers Say Iranian Hackers Can Beat Encrypted Apps like Telegram, Researchers Say Iranian hackers, most likely employees or affiliates of the government, have been running a vast cyberespionage operation equipped with surveillance tools that can outsmart encrypted messaging systems — a capability Iran was not previously known to possess, according to two …

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