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    Rouhani says Islamic Revolution unbearable for US

    Agence-France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 09:51pm on February 11, 2020

    Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani charged Tuesday that the United States finds it ‘unbearable’ that the Islamic Revolution remains in place 41 years after bringing down...

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    Iran ex-Guards chief vows to turn Tel Aviv ‘to dust’

    Agence-France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:08am on January 07, 2020

    A former head of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards threatened on Sunday to turn the Israeli cities of Haifa and Tel Aviv ‘to dust’ if the US...

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    Smog forces schools shut in Iran

    Agence-France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 01:46am on December 16, 2019

    Air pollution forced schools to close on Sunday in parts of Iran including Tehran, state media reported, as the capital lay under a thick cloud...

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    Khamenei orders Iran unrest victims treated as ‘martyrs’

    Agence-France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 10:21pm on December 05, 2019

    Iran’s supreme leader has agreed that people killed in nationwide unrest last month who had no role in fomenting it should be treated as ‘martyrs’...

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    Iran says still ready for talks if US lifts sanctions

    Agence-France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 10:48pm on December 04, 2019

    Iran is willing to return to the negotiating table if the United States first drops sanctions, president Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday, after a fuel price...

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    Iran rejects as ‘lies’ unrest death tolls given abroad

    Agence-France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 10:05pm on December 03, 2019

    Iran on Tuesday rejected as ‘utter lies’ unofficial casualty figures given for street violence that erupted last month during demonstrations against a shock decision to...

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    Internet restricted in protest-hit Iran

    Agence-France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:17pm on November 17, 2019

    Authorities have restricted internet access in Iran, the semi-official ISNA news agency said on Sunday, after nearly two days of nationwide protests triggered by a...

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    Iran accuses Europeans of hypocrisy over nuclear deal

    Agence-France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 10:10pm on November 12, 2019

    Iran accused European nations of hypocrisy on Tuesday for criticising its latest step back from a nuclear deal while failing to fulfil their commitments of...

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    Rouhani warns Macron of looming nuclear step

    Agence-France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:00am on September 02, 2019

    President Hassan Rouhani spoke with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Saturday, warning him Iran would take the next step in reducing its nuclear commitments unless...

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    Iran tells US to take ‘first step’ by ending sanctions

    Agence-France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 07:35pm on August 27, 2019

    President Hassan Rouhani Tuesday told the United States to ‘take the first step’ by lifting all sanctions against Iran, a day after US president Donald...