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JCPOA revival talks
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National interests ‘our red line’ in JCPOA revival talks: Amir-Abdollahian

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian says Iran would only accept a ‘sustainable agreement’ that would secure its red lines in the course of talks to revive the 2015 nuclear deal, which was unilaterally abandoned by the United…
Yemen War Powers
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Bernie Sanders to Bring Yemen War Powers Resolution to the Floor as Soon as Next Week

Sen. Bernie Sanders is moving toward a vote “hopefully next week” on a war powers resolution aimed at blocking U.S. support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen, the Vermont senator told The Intercept on Monday. An agreement for a ceasefire…
killing of Shireen Abu Akleh
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Al Jazeera takes the killing of Shireen Abu Akleh to the ICC

Al Jazeera Media Network has submitted a formal request to the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate and prosecute those responsible for killing veteran Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh. Abu Akleh, a television…
Iraq Investigative
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Iraq: Investigative team reaches ‘next level’ in bid to bring ISIL terrorists to justice 

Highlighting the progress made by Investigative Team to Promote Accountability for Crimes Committed by Da’esh/ISIL (UNITAD), he said evidence collected and analysed, substantiated preliminary findings from his previous report.  He…
Afghanistan roadside blast
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At least seven killed in northern Afghanistan roadside blast

At least seven people have been killed in a roadside blast in northern Afghanistan, according to local officials, the latest attack in the violence-racked country. Those killed in the 7am (03:00 GMT) blast on Tuesday in the city of Mazar-i-Sharif…
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Opinion: U.S.-Saudi Ties through Good Times and Bad

By Reuters  The U.S.-Saudi alliance has weathered many storms over the decades, but the relationship remains vital to both: Saudi Arabia is the world's biggest oil exporter and the United States' largest foreign military sales customer. Here…
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Iran Denies Sending Weapons to Yemen

Iran's Foreign Ministry on Monday denied U.S. claims that it had sent weapons to Yemen. In reply to a question about an allegation that an Iranian vessel with ammunition was stopped on the way to Yemen recently, the Iranian Foreign Ministry…
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Palestine Accuses Israel of Perpetuating Apartheid

The Palestinian government accused Israel of perpetuating an apartheid regime in the occupied territories through a system that includes colonization and the expulsion of the Arab population. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates…
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Iran not to Negotiate on Nuke Issue under Threats: Spokesperson

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Nasser Kanaani said Monday that Iran will not negotiate under pressure and threats over the revival of the 2015 nuclear deal.  Iran still adheres to the negotiation process and aims to complete…
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Among the Threats from Kurdish Rebels, Iraq Tightens Border Security with Iran

Days after his visit to Iran, Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammad Shia al-Sudani ordered the military to tighten security along the zero point along the borders with Iran and Türkiye. An official Iraqi source told Asharq Al-Awsat that border…