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    Iran says it arrests head of US-based terrorist group

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran, Iran | Updated at 09:20pm on August 01, 2020

    Iran said on Saturday that it arrested the head of a US-based ‘terrorist group’ accused of being behind a deadly 2008 bombing in the southern...

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    Iran blasts dummy US aircraft carrier

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 11:16pm on July 29, 2020

    Iran’s Revolutionary Guards blasted a mock-up of a US aircraft carrier with missiles on Tuesday during military exercises in sensitive Gulf waters, state television reported....

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    Passengers can sue US for endangering flight: Iran

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 11:35pm on July 25, 2020

    Iran’s judiciary on Saturday told passengers aboard an Iranian commercial airliner that the US said was intercepted by its warplanes that they can sue Washington...

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    US intercepts Iranian plane over Syria

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:23am on July 25, 2020

    The US said Thursday it had intercepted an Iranian passenger plane as it flew over Syria, after Iranian state television accused Israel of being behind...

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    US presence cause of insecurity

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 11:51pm on July 22, 2020

    Iran’s supreme leader told Iraq’s visiting premier on Tuesday that Tehran will not interfere in Baghdad’s relations with Washington, but warned that the US presence...

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    35m Iranians face virus infection: Rouhani

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 11:01pm on July 18, 2020

    President Hassan Rouhani said Saturday that 35 million Iranians may contract the coronavirus, as the country still did not have herd immunity although a quarter...

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    Khamenei urges fight against coronavirus resurgence

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 10:31pm on July 12, 2020

    Iran’s supreme leader Sunday called the resurgence of the novel coronavirus in the country ‘truly tragic’ and urged all citizens to help stem what has...

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    At least 19 people killed in Iran hospital blast

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:59pm on July 01, 2020

    A powerful explosion at a clinic in northern Tehran killed at least 19 people on Tuesday, Iran’s semi-official ISNA news agency reported...

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    Coronavirus-hit Iran to make masks compulsory from next week

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 11:27pm on June 28, 2020

    Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that mask-wearing will be mandatory in certain areas as of next week and gave virus-hit provinces the green...

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    Khamenei warns economy will worsen if virus spreads

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 11:29pm on June 27, 2020

    Iran’s supreme leader warned on Saturday that the country’s economic problems would worsen if the novel coronavirus spreads unchecked, saying the initial momentum to contain...