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Iran conservatives attack government over nuclear deal

TEHRAN: As Iran s foreign minister embarked on a diplomatic tour Sunday to save the nuclear deal, his government faced mounting pressure from hardliners at home who say the West should never have been trusted. Ayatollah Ali Jannati, the ultra-conservative head of the Assembly of …

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Nawaz explained Indian version : NSC to discuss ‘misleading’ statement on Mumbai attacks: ISPR

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Ex-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif explained Indian  version on Mumbai attack in a recent media interview.According to sources Nawaz Sharif have facts about Mumbai attacks but even than he expressed Indian version and propaganda. On the other Pakistan army chief spokesman Maj-Gen Asif …

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Trump to address Jerusalem embassy opening by video

WASHINGTON (AFP) – President Donald Trump will address around 800 US and Israeli dignitaries at the ceremonial opening of the American embassy in Jerusalem by video on Monday, the US ambassador said. It was not immediately clear from Ambassador David Friedman’s comment, on a call …

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US offers to help rebuild N Korea economy if it denuclearises

BEW YORK -UNS/BBC- US will help rebuild North Korea’s economy if it agrees to give up its nuclear weapons, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said. The US would be “prepared to work with North Korea to achieve prosperity on the par with our …

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Calls for restraint after Israeli raids on ‘Iranians’ in Syria

JERUSALEM (AFP) – Unprecedented clashes between Israel and Iran over Syria have sparked calls for restraint from world leaders worried about the risk of all-out war, even as both sides say they want to avoid a regional conflict. All eyes will be on any fresh …

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Iran targets Israeli bases across Syrian frontier, Israel pounds Syria

JERUSALEM/BEIRUT (Reuters) – Iranian forces in Syria launched a rocket attack on Israeli army bases in the Golan Heights early on Thursday, Israel said, prompting one of the heaviest Israeli barrages against Syria since the conflict there began in 2011. The attack on the Israeli-occupied …

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Trump tried to sink: World scrambles to save Iran deal

WASHINGTON (AFP) – US President Donald Trump faced diplomatic isolation on Wednesday as world powers scrambled to save a landmark deal curbing Iran s nuclear program that he has rejected. Trump s decision to withdraw from the accord and reimpose sanctions on the Islamic republic …

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NK frees 3 US detainees ahead of Trump summit

(AFP) – North Korea has freed three American detainees, President Donald Trump announced Wednesday, hailing a diplomatic victory ahead of a planned summit with Kim Jong Un. Pyongyang granted the three men “amnesty,” a US official said, and they are now on their way back …

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Trump withdraws from Iran’s nuclear deal, defying allies

WASHINGTON (AFP) – President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of a landmark deal curbing Iran’s nuclear program and reimposed crippling sanctions on Tuesday, defying European pleas and prompting international outcry. Trump poured scorn on the “disastrous” 2015 accord, describing it as an “embarrassment” …

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Iran-US deal:Trump to decide fate of Iran nuclear deal

WASHINGTON (AFP) – President Donald Trump is to decide the fate of the landmark Iran nuclear deal Tuesday, announcing his verdict on US sanctions relief underpinning the international accord, which he has repeatedly and harshly criticized. Officials and diplomats expect the pugnacious US leader to …

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