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Iran Accuses UN Nuclear Watchdog of Bowing
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Iran Accuses UN Nuclear Watchdog of Bowing to West’s Pressure

Iran has accused the UN's nuclear agency of bowing to pressure from its Western financiers to "discriminate" against Tehran, as strains persist ahead of new talks to revive the 2015 atomic deal. "It's a reality. The IAEA (International Atomic…
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Top Iran diplomat calls for lifting of sanctions, days before Vienna nuclear talks

Iran wants the lifting of all sanctions in a verifiable process, its foreign minister said on Friday, three days before nuclear talks resume in Vienna.Monday’s indirect talks between the United States and Iran, with the participation of major…
Holds Talks In The UAE
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Iran’s Top Nuclear Negotiator Holds Talks In The UAE

Iran's top nuclear negotiator, Ali Bagheri Kani, met with senior Emirati officials on Wednesday during a visit to the United Arab Emirates, state news agency WAM reported, in a rare visit that comes as Abu Dhabi moves to reduce tensions with…
Abuse and Torture in Iraq, Afghanistan
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Maj. Ian Fishback, Who Wrote To McCain about Detainee Abuse and Torture in Iraq, Afghanistan, Dies At 42

Ian Fishback, an Army whistle-blower whose allegations that fellow members of the 82nd Airborne Division in Iraq routinely beat and abused prisoners prompted the Senate to approve anti-torture legislation in 2005, died on Nov. 19 in Bangor,…
Iran Gets Sanctions
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Iran Gets Sanctions Instead of Financial Support for Hosting Afghan Refugees: EU Lawmaker

A European lawmaker, in a rebuke to the European Union, said Iran gets sanctions instead of financial support for hosting millions of Afghan refugees amid a new influx of civilians pouring into Afghanistan’s neighboring countries. “Iran…
Us sanction against Iran
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US Must ‘Accept Reality’ and Lift Sanctions: Iran Negotiator

The United States must “accept reality” and agree to lift its sanctions on Iran during next week’s nuclear talks in Vienna, according to Tehran’s top negotiator. Representatives of Iran and the other signatories of its 2015 nuclear…
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Video: Iran To Resume Nuclear Talks In November

"Negotiations with the six major powers will resume by the end of November," Ali Bagheri Kani, Iran's chief nuclear negotiator, tweeted after meeting with EU officials in Brussels. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zi5pPNisOQs
Israel Should Be Able to Strike Iran
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Ex-Mossad Chief: Israel Should Be Able to Strike Iran, ‘Like We Did Twice in the Past’

Top Israeli and U.S. officials spoke on Sunday at the Haaretz-UCLA conference on Israeli National Security. They included Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz, former Mossad chief Yossi Cohen, Transportation Minister Merav Michaeli and U.S.…
Iran urges Germany
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Iran urges Germany to act responsibly in protecting Iran’s diplomatic centers

Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh here on Saturday urged the German government to shoulder their absolute responsibility in providing security for Islamic Republic of Iran’s diplomatic centers there within the framework…
Iran Condemns US Sanctions
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Iran Condemns US Sanctions over Bid to Meddle In 2020 Vote

Iran has condemned US sanctions against several Iranians and one Iranian group for trying to influence the 2020 US presidential election. The US Treasury announced the sanctions on Thursday, along with criminal charges against two Iranians…