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    Rouhani warns Saudi Arabia of Iran’s ‘might’

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 05:50pm on November 08, 2017

    President Hassan Rouhani warned Saudi Arabia on Wednesday that it will achieve nothing by threatening the might of Iran, as a war of words...

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    US calls for UN action against Iran over Yemen missile

    Reuters | Updated at 12:50pm on November 08, 2017

    The United States accused Iran on Tuesday of supplying Yemen’s Houthi rebels with a missile that was fired into Saudi Arabia in July and called...

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    Lebanon PM’s resignation a plot to stoke tension, says Iran

    BBC | Updated at 01:21pm on November 05, 2017

    Iran says the surprise resignation of Lebanese prime minister Saad al-Hariri is part of a plot to stoke tensions in the region. An adviser to...

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    Khamenei brands US as Iran's ‘number one enemy’

    Reuters | Updated at 04:01pm on November 02, 2017

    The United States is Iran’s ‘number one enemy’ and Tehran will never succumb to Washington’s pressure over a multinational nuclear deal, Iran’s supreme...

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    Russia for preventing new sanctions against Iran, keep nuclear deal

    Reuters | Updated at 05:05pm on November 01, 2017

    Russian president Vladimir Putin arrived in Tehran on Wednesday for an official visit, with talks expected to focus on Syria, the Iranian nuclear...

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    Syria, oil high on Putin’s agenda on trip to Iran

    Reuters | Updated at 05:15pm on October 31, 2017

    Russian President Vladimir Putin will discuss the Syria crisis and energy cooperation with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Iran’s top...

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    Trump tells Paris, Berlin to ‘keep making money’ via trade with Tehran

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 11:45am on October 23, 2017

    US president Donald Trump said in an interview aired Sunday he does not object to France and Germany continuing trade with Iran, despite his...

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    Tehran emerges as the winner

    by Salman Rafi Sheikh | Updated at 12:05am on October 23, 2017

    NOTWITHSTANDING the overwhelming vote the Kurdish referendum for independence received, there is no gainsaying that regional circumstances were far from suitable for such an undertaking,...

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    Unravelling of the Iran deal

    by Rakesh Sood | Updated at 12:05am on October 23, 2017

    IN THE past week, US president Donald Trump announced that he could no longer certify that continuing the sanctions waiver for Iran, under the Joint...

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    When amateurs rule

    | Updated at 12:05am on October 20, 2017

    THE concern that Iran will pursue the development of nuclear weapons once the current Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action deal expires in 10 years is...