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Britain's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond (L) and Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif
Analysis: Unrestricted Europe-Iran trade will help empower regime’s oppression of citizens

Berlin’s economic affairs minister led a business delegation that visited Tehran last month.

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director-General Yukiya Amano is seen through a camera
US State Department clarifies description of Parchin as nuclear site

The United Nations' International Atomic Energy Agency suspects that Parchin hosted Iran's experimentation with nuclear weapons technology over the last decade.

US President Barack Obama laughs during a meeting at the White House
Obama predicts 'pretty quick' US-Israel realignment on Iran

"We're all pro-Israel," the president told a webcast with the American Jewish community. "We're all family."

Egyptians attend Friday prayers at Al Azhar mosque in Cairo
Sunni Muslim clerics furious over upcoming Iranian film about Muhammad

Egypt's Al-Azhar, the most prestigious institute of Sunni Islam, has called on Iran to ban the film.

By REUTERS
28/08/2015
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits the Israeli pavilion at Expo 2015 in Milan
Switzerland regrets cartoon showing doves defecating on Netanyahu

Giulio Haas, the Swiss envoy to Iran, showed the image during a speech to hundreds of Swiss and Iranian business people at a Zurich hotel on Thursday.

By REUTERS
28/08/2015
A 5000-pound class bomb "Bunker Buster" GBU-37
Ex-Obama aides: US should give Israel bunker-buster bombs to prevent Iran from getting nukes

Dennis Ross, the former peace envoy, and David Petraeus, ex-CIA director, penned an op-ed for 'The Washington Post' on Wednesday.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
26/08/2015
A man dressed as Iranian leader Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is stepped on during a protest
Iran reformists implore US Congress: Approve nuclear deal to boost human rights

Human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh said it was "unrealistic" to hope that the deal would automatically resolve civil rights issues in Iran, but that it was still a step forward.

By REUTERS
26/08/2015
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WATCH: Spiderman, the Incredible Hulk, and Minnie Mouse take on Khamenei in New York

A bus bearing the image of Iran Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei was accosted by a group of comic book superheroes.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
23/08/2015
A man holds up a sign as he and several thousand other protestors demonstrate during a rally
ADL opposed to Iran nuclear deal, urges Congress to vote 'No'

The organization sent out a press release early Friday outlining the reasons that it says lawmakers should vote "no" on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
14/08/2015
A demonstrator steps on an Israeli flag during a rally marking al-Quds (Jerusalem) Day in Tehran
'We object to Israeli policies, not its existence,' Iranians tell US journalist

Larry Cohler-Esses, the assistant managing editor for the 'Forward', wrote that Iranians are far more moderate and eager to engage with the world than outsiders think.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
12/08/2015
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