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Report: Iran tried 30+ times to buy illegal nuclear technology in 2016

German report says: Iran spreading atomic, biological or chemical weapons of mass destruction.

Iran's Rouhani presents new ministers to parliament

The cabinet list, published on state media, shows Rouhani has re-appointed Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, the lead negotiator in the nuclear deal, and Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh.

By REUTERS
08/08/2017
The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) transits the Pacific Ocean January 30, 2017. US Navy.
Tensions flare up between Iranian Revolutionary Guards and US Navy

A US military statement said a US Navy helicopter saw several IRGC vessels approaching US forces at a high rate of speed and deployed flares.

By REUTERS
30/07/2017
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Iran says it killed the mastermind of the Tehran attacks

41 arrested in connection to twin attacks claimed by ISIS.

By REUTERS
11/06/2017
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Iran counts votes after big turnout in presidential election

For Iranians, the election presents a stark choice between competing visions of the country.

By REUTERS
20/05/2017
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Iranians queue up to vote in fiercely-contested presidential election

Rouhani's strongest challenger is hardline cleric Ebrahim Raisi, 56, who says Iran does not need foreign help and promises a revival of the values of the 1979 Islamic Revolution.

By REUTERS
19/05/2017
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Iran: Israelis and Saudis coordinating on certain issues in region

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman responds to anti-Iran comments made by Israeli and Saudi officials, claiming their shared stance comes as no surprise.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
20/02/2017
Iran's national flags are seen on a square in Tehran, Iran
Iran says missile test 'not a message' to Trump

A spokesman from the Iranian Foreign Ministry said that the country's most recent missile launch was not meant as a message to the Trump administration.

By REUTERS
06/02/2017
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Iran tests missile systems, defying US sanctions

The aim of the military exercise in Semnan province was to "showcase the power of Iran's revolution and to dismiss the sanctions."

By REUTERS
04/02/2017
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Iranian duo's move to Bulgaria makes history in women's volleyball

"Hijab is a belief, it's a religion and that's not important when we're playing."

By REUTERS
18/01/2017
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