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    Rouhani brands US sanctions ‘economic terrorism’

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 02:03pm on December 08, 2018

    Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani said US sanctions were ‘economic terrorism’, as he sought to foster a united front from visiting regional officials on Saturday.  ‘America’s...

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    Iran faces ‘chronic challenges’ beyond US sanctions

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:00am on December 04, 2018

    Iran is facing ‘chronic challenges’ that existed long before US sanctions were reimposed, the influential parliament speaker Ali Larijani said on Monday.‘External factors do affect...

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    Iran is a regional threat, says US

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on December 01, 2018

    US officials on Thursday displayed military equipment they say confirms that Iran is increasingly supplying weapons to militants across the Middle East and is continuing...

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    More than 700 hurt in Iran quake

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 01:06pm on November 26, 2018

    More than 700 people were injured in a 6.4-magnitude earthquake that shook western Iran, state television reported in an updated toll Monday.The quake struck Kermanshah...

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    Iran says no trust in Trump's US for new nuclear talks

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 11:09am on November 23, 2018

    Iran sees no point in fresh nuclear talks with the US without guarantees it will not renege on any deal made, foreign minister Mohammad Javad...

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    The lonely ‘axis of evil’

    Ali Sadrzadeh | Updated at 12:00am on November 11, 2018

    In the new cold war between the United States and the Islamic republic, theocracy is taking on the status of the defunct Soviet Union, writes...

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    Turkey warns US its Iran sanctions are 'dangerous'

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 11:46am on November 06, 2018

    Turkey has warned Washington against its new sanctions on Iran, saying isolating the Islamic Republic is ‘dangerous’, Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Tuesday. Washington...

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    Iran will defy economic war as US reimposes curbs

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 05:03pm on November 05, 2018

    Iran said it would defy the reimposition of more US sanctions on Monday, condemning as economic war Washington’s attempt to curb Tehran’s missile and nuclear...

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    US ratchets up pressure on Iran with resumption of sanctions

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 11:26am on November 05, 2018

    The United States reimposes oil and financial sanctions against Iran on Monday, significantly turning up the pressure on Tehran in order to curb its missile...

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    Europe support against US rare victory for Iran: Rouhani

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 02:07am on October 28, 2018

    President Hassan Rouhani said Saturday that the divisions between the US and Europe over renewed sanctions on Iran were a ‘rare historical victory’ for the...