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Iran nuclear threat: Israel warns ‘nothing is being done’ as Tehran ramps up pressure

Iran is ‘ready to attack back’ against Israel says Galloway We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info In an interview with The […]

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Exclusive: U.N. expert backs probe into Iran's 1988 killings, Raisi's role

GENEVA (Reuters) – The U.N. investigator on human rights in Iran has called for an independent inquiry into allegations of state-ordered executions of thousands of political prisoners in 1988 and the role played by President-elect Ebrahim Raisi as Tehran deputy prosecutor.FILE PHOTO: Presidential candidate Ebrahim Raisi speaks during a campaign rally in Tehran, Iran June […]

Analysis & Comment

Opinion | Keep the Pressure on Iran

More from our inbox: To the Editor: Re ‘Maximum Pressure’ on Iran Has Failed” (editorial, April 10): The editorial argues that the sanctions targeting terrorist entities and their funding streams should be lifted, and Iran should go unpunished for its slaughter and terrorism. On the contrary: more pressure is needed, not less. The architects of […]

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Iran calls blackout at underground atomic facility 'nuclear terrorism.' Israeli outlets blame an Israeli cyberattack.

Iran blames a Sunday blackout at a nuclear facility on “nuclear terrorism.” The country hasn’t assigned blame, but Israeli media has reported an Israeli cyberattack is responsible. The attack comes as US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin is in Israel to meet Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. See more stories on Insider’s business page. Ali Akbar Salehi, […]

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Iran nuclear site hit by blackout from ‘breach’ after uranium enrichment starts

Iran has claimed one of its nuclear sites has been "breached" after a blackout earlier today (April 11). The Energy Committee of the Iranian Shura Council has said it believes the defect at the Natanz nuclear site was caused by a "breach" but hasn't commented further. Officials say there are no injuries at the site, […]

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Iran won't resume nuclear commitments until US lifts sanctions: Khamenei

TEHERAN (AFP) – Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Sunday (Feb 7) that the United States must “completely lift” sanctions first, followed by verification by Teheran, before the Islamic republic returns to its nuclear deal commitments. “If they want Iran to return to its commitments… America must completely lift sanctions, and not just […]

Politics

Trump Warns Iran of Retaliation After Attacks on U.S. Embassy in Baghdad

WASHINGTON — President Trump warned Iran on Wednesday that he would hold it accountable “if one American is killed” in rocket attacks in Iraq that the Trump administration and military officials blamed on Tehran. In a Twitter post that came after a meeting with senior officials at the White House, Mr. Trump said that Iran […]

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Iran vs USA: Would Joe Biden reinstate Iran nuclear deal Trump SCRAPPED?

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Joe Biden will assume control of the US government in three months’ time, after which he will re-enter the US into institutions the incumbent President removed the US from. He has already […]

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Iran threatens legal action against New Zealand government if SIS raid is ‘proven’

By Guyon Espiner of RNZ Iran is threatening legal action against New Zealand after learning the Security Intelligence Service (SIS), in a joint operation with the CIA, broke into its Wellington embassy to plant bugs in the late 1980s and early 1990s. India has also hit back at an SIS operation that occurred during the […]

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Iran hits back at US sanctions threat after arms embargo expiry

Tehran, Iran – Tehran has hit back at a US threat of sanctions on anyone looking to make deals with Iran after the arms embargo on its military expired, saying Washington’s threats show the futility of US action and rhetoric on sanctions. After a long-standing conventional arms embargo on Iran ended on Sunday despite Washington’s […]