Iran Headlines

  • Iran unveils a new fighter jet

    LONDON, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Iran unveiled a new fighter jet on Tuesday, state media reported, as tensions rise between Tehran and regional rivals over...

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  • Critically ill refugee child flown from Nauru to Australia with family

    Exclusive: Experts denounce Australian Border Force’s ‘inhumane and unnecessary’ delays in transfer of 12-year-old boy, who has refused food for more than 20 days A 12-year-old refugee on Nauru who has refused all food and medical treatment for more than 20 days is being moved to Australia with his whole family. M (Guardian Australia has chosen not to publish his name) was medivacced from Nauru by air ambulance with his mother, stepfather and sister early Tuesday afternoon. Continue reading...

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  • Iran unveils first domestic fighter jet

    Iran unveiled its first domestic fighter jet at a defence show in Tehran on Tuesday. Images on state television showed President Hassan Rouhani sitting in...

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  • Iran unveils a new fighter jet: Tasnim news agency

    Iran unveiled a new fighter jet on Tuesday in the presence of President Hassan Rouhani, state media reported.

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  • Highlights: Key quotes from Reuters interview with Trump

    Here are highlights of the Reuters Oval Office interview with U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday.

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  • Oil edges up on U.S. sanctions against Iran, but trade dispute weighs

    By Henning GloysteinSINGAPORE, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Oil prices edged up on Tuesday, supported by expectations of supply cuts once U.S. sanctions against Iran...

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  • Britain presses for more EU sanctions against Russia

    Britain on Tuesday will call for the European Union to increase sanctions against Russia, saying the bloc had to stand "shoulder to shoulder" with the United States, which hit Moscow with new economic curbs this month.

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  • Key quotes from Reuters interview with Trump

    Here are highlights of the Reuters Oval Office interview with U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday.

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  • Hunt to call on Trump to impose fresh sanctions on Russia

    UK foreign secretary will also ask US president to tighten rules on online election advertising The British foreign secretary, Jeremy Hunt, is to urge Donald Trump to face down Moscow’s threat to western values by imposing wider economic sanctions against Russia and agreeing new rules to protect the legitimacy of democratic elections. In a speech in Washington on Tuesday during his first visit since taking over from Boris Johnson as the UK’s most senior diplomat, Hunt will specifically call for...

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  • Two arrested for allegedly spying for Iran in U.S.

    Two Iranian men were indicted on Monday for allegedly spying for Tehran in the United States, including conducting surveillance at a Jewish facility and gathering information on backers of the militant Iranian opposition Mujahideen-e Khalq, the Justice Department said.

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  • Two arrested for allegedly spying for Iran in U.S.

    WASHINGTON, Aug 20 (Reuters) - Two Iranian men were indicted on Monday for allegedly spying for Tehran in the United States, including conducting...

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  • Two arrested for allegedly spying for Iran in U.S.

    Two Iranian men were indicted on Monday for allegedly spying for Tehran in the United States, including conducting surveillance at a Jewish facility and gathering information on backers of the militant Iranian opposition Mujahideen-e Khalq, the Justice Department said.

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  • Muslims at haj blame Arab disunity for Jerusalem embassy move

    Muslims at the annual haj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia criticized what they described as discordant Arab leaders for failing to block President Donald Trump's decision to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem after he recognized the city as Israel's capital.

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  • Muslims at haj blame Arab disunity for Jerusalem embassy move

    Muslims at the annual haj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia criticised what they described as discordant Arab leaders for failing to block President Donald Trump's decision to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem after he recognised the city as Israel's capital.

    IN
  • China defies U.S. pressure as EU parts ways with Iranian oil

    China, seeking to skirt U.S. sanctions, will use oil tankers from Iran for its purchases of that country's crude, throwing Tehran a lifeline while European companies such as France's Total are walking away due to fear of reprisals from Washington.

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  • China defies U.S. pressure as EU parts ways with Iranian oil

    China, seeking to skirt U.S. sanctions, will use oil tankers from Iran for its purchases of that country's crude, throwing Tehran a lifeline while European companies such as France's Total are walking away due to fear of reprisals from Washington.

    IN
  • Total tells Iran it's quitting South Pars gas project

    PARIS, Aug 20 (Reuters) - French oil and gas major Total confirmed on Monday that it had notified the Iranian authorities of its withdrawal from the...

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  • Total tells Iran it's quitting South Pars gas project

    French oil and gas major Total confirmed on Monday that it had notified the Iranian authorities of its withdrawal from the multi-billion dollar South Pars gas project after it failed to obtain a waiver from U.S. sanctions.

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