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    Trump follows, DPRK-Iran lead

    Paul Rogers | Updated at 12:00am on September 29, 2018

    IN THE United States’s entanglements with North Korea and Iran there is a common factor: the current initiative belongs not to Washington but to these...

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    Iran president says not seeking US conflict in Middle East

    Reuters . Geneva | Updated at 12:00am on September 28, 2018

    Iranian president Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday the United States had nothing to show for its appearance at the UN General Assembly this week, extending...

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    Trump takes anti-Iran campaign to UNSC

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 10:51am on September 26, 2018

    US president Donald Trump takes his campaign to isolate Iran to the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday, chairing for the first time a meeting...

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    Rouhani says Trump seeking Iran leadership ‘overthrow’

    Agence France Presse . New York | Updated at 01:14am on September 26, 2018

    Iranian president Hassan Rouhani accused his US counterpart Donald Trump of trying to topple his government Tuesday as he poured cold water on the idea...

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    Trump urges Iran’s isolation, praises Kim in combative UN address

    Agence France Presse . New York | Updated at 01:07am on September 26, 2018

    US president Donald Trump on Tuesday called for Iran’s isolation while welcoming another former adversary, North Korea, in from the cold in an unabashedly boastful...

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    Trump rejects any meeting with Rouhani at UN gathering

    Reuters . New York | Updated at 05:32pm on September 25, 2018

    US president Donald Trump said Tuesday he had no plans to meet with Iranian president Hassan Rouhani at the United Nations ‘despite requests’ to...

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    After North Korea, Trump targets Iran with 'maximum pressure'

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 11:51am on September 25, 2018

    One year after mobilising the international community against North Korea, US president Donald Trump is trying to force another arch enemy to the negotiating table...

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    Iran says oil to rise as Saudi, Russia do ‘little and late’

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:05am on September 25, 2018

    Saudi Arabia and Russia won’t add significantly more oil to the market because of a lack of capacity, a top Iranian official said on Monday,...

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    Iran warns US, Israel of revenge

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on September 25, 2018

    The deputy head of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warned US and Israeli leaders on Monday to expect a ‘devastating’ response from Tehran, accusing them of involvement...

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    Oil at 4-year high after OPEC rebuffs Trump, fails to raise output

    Reuters . London | Updated at 04:18pm on September 24, 2018

    Oil prices jumped more than 2 percent to a four-year high on Monday after OPEC declined to announce an immediate increase in production despite calls...