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1 Killed, 6 Injured in Violent Iran Protest

1 Killed, 6 Injured in Violent Iran Protest

A violent protest in Iran's southwestern city of Kazerron has left at least one person dead and six others injured. Reports said protesters set fire to a police station in the city that lies some 900 kilometers south of Tehran. Kazerron has been the scene of protests against a local government

Maersk Tankers Ends Iran Shipping after US Sanctions

Maersk Tankers Ends Iran Shipping after US Sanctions

Danish shipping group Maersk Tankers on Thursday said it would cease its activities in Iran after Washington’s decision to leave the 2015 nuclear deal and reimpose sanctions against Tehran.  Maersk Tankers would honor customer agreements entered into before May 8, but then wind them down by Novem

EU Agrees that Iran Nuclear Deal ‘Not Perfect’

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Thursday that European Union countries agreed the Iran nuclear deal was "not perfect.” "Everyone in the European Union shares the view that the agreement is not perfect, but that we should remain in this agreement and conduct further negotiations with Iran on

US Open to Negotiating with Europe on Iran

US Open to Negotiating with Europe on Iran

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Sunday that Washington wanted to work “closely” with its European partners to reach a new agreement on confronting Iran’s “bad behavior” in wake of the US withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal. He told Fox News that the pullout was not aimed at the E

Iran Frantically Tries to Salvage Nuclear Deal

Iran Frantically Tries to Salvage Nuclear Deal

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani tasked on Saturday his foreign minister to address with China, Russia and Europe the options available to Tehran in wake of the US withdrawal from the nuclear deal. Rouhani took the decision during a government meeting for his economy team, which included Foreign

The Indian Predicament After the US Exit from Iran Nuclear Deal

The Indian Predicament After the US Exit from Iran Nuclear Deal

As the United States has pulled out from the Iran nuclear deal, India like the rest of the world, India is expected to be caught in the crosshairs of this potential fallout. Indian interests in Afghanistan and West Asia are at stake.

Lieberman to Assad: ‘Get Rid of the Iranians’

Lieberman to Assad: ‘Get Rid of the Iranians’

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman urged on Friday the head of the Syrian regime, Bashar Assad, to rid Syria of Iranian forces, warning their presence endangers his country. "Assad, get rid of the Iranians ... they are not helping you ...

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