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U.K.’s Johnson in Iran to Lobby for Jailed Aid Worker

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson flew to Tehran on Saturday to seek the release of a jailed British-Iranian aid worker. The Foreign Office said Johnson spoke “frankly” with his Iranian…

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Slain Yemen Ex-Leader’s Son Calls for Revenge

The son of Yemeni ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh, who was killed by the armed Houthi movement after switching sides in the civil war, called for revenge against the Iran-aligned group…

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CIA Director Warns Iranian General on Iraq

CIA Director Mike Pompeo said Saturday that he sent a letter to a top Iranian military official warning him that the United States would hold Tehran accountable for any attacks…

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Report: Israel Attacks Iranian Base in Syria

Foreign media reported over the weekend that Israeli forces attacked an Iranian military base in Syria. The incident reportedly occurred Friday night, with IDF planes attacking the Iranian base at…

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Quake Hits Southeast Iran, Destroys Homes

A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.0 struck southeastern Iran on Friday, injuring at least 42 people and destroying several homes in an area where most people live in villages of…

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Turkish-Iranian Gold Trader Testifies at U.S. Trial

A wealthy Turkish-Iranian gold trader told a New York jury Wednesday that he began cooperating with U.S. authorities in an Iranian sanctions-evasion case after lawyers failed in efforts to free…

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Israel Sends Warning to Assad: Keep Iran Out

Israel is having its say in the final disposition of forces in the developing ceasefire agreement in Syria, one way or another. A warning has been sent to President Bashar…

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