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  1. Iranian transport minister to be impeachedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Trend

    News selected on topics and regions - oil and gas, business, politics, IT, the South Caucasus, the Caspian Sea region, Central Asia Ranking of the Azerbaijani banking sector Tehran, Iran, February 14 By Mehdi Sepahvand - Trend: Iran's Minister of Transport Abbas Akhondi is to be impeached as the Parliament's presiding board announced it had received a motion from the lawmakers. The motion was put forth by the Urban Development Commission of the Parliament and signed by 34 MPs, Mehr news agency reported February 14. According to the law, the minister would have 10 days to appear before the lawmakers to answer their questions.

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  2. My view: Thomas Jefferson and the Muslim banRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Deseret News

    In 1765, the Virginia Gazette, a bookseller in Williamsburg, Virginia, sold a two-volume set of "Sale's Koran" for 16 shillings to Thomas Jefferson. Five years later, a fire burned many of the young lawyer's books and papers.

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  3. The Trump Administration and Iran's missile testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council

    Update 02/17 #03 This Update deals with Iran's test of a ballistic missile last week , the Trump Administration's response including some new sanctions , and the implications of both for the Trump Administration's overall Iran policy. We lead with an attempt from former International Atomic Energy Agency Deputy Director-General Olli Heinonen to contextualise this test or tests.

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  4. Nasrallah: Trump is an 'idiot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah on Sunday mocked U.S. President Donald Trump, referring to him as an "idiot" and saying his presence in the White House makes him very optimistic, reports The Associated Press . Nasrallah said in a speech that his group is much stronger than when it was created in the early 1980s and should not be concerned about threats from the West.

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  5. Iran launches new missile despite fresh sanctions, as ex-diplomat claims nuclear deal on thin groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Big News Network.com

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  6. Rouhani: Our military power is 'purely defensive'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani insisted on Thursday that his country's military power was "purely defensive", amid tensions with the United States over Iran's ballistic missile tests. "The Islamic Republic of Iran has showed that it doesn't intend to interfere with the internal affairs of other countries," Rouhani was quoted by AFP as having told foreign diplomats in Tehran.

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  7. Iran fires another missile, U.S. official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Iran launched another missile Wednesday, February 8 from the same launch pad east of Tehran where it conducted a previous ballistic missile test last month, Fox News cited an official as saying. The Semnan launch pad was the same as the one where Fox News reported exclusively on Tuesday, satellite photos showed Iran had placed a Safir rocket poised to put a satellite into space before it was taken off the launcher.

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  8. Ignoring White House warnings, Iran test-fires another missileRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    The test comes the same day that the White House announced it is considering a proposal that could potentially designate Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps as a terrorist organization. Members of Iran's Revolutionary Guards take part in a military parade to commemorate the 1980-88 Iran-Iraq war in Tehran.

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  9. Iran conducts yet another missile testRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The latest test came on Wednesday, Fox News reported, and took place at the Semnan launch pad, east of Tehran, the same place where Iran conducted a previous ballistic missile test last month. The missile used in Wednesday's launch was a short-range Mersad surface-to-air missile, which impacted 35 miles away, a U.S. official told the news network.

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  10. Iran's latest missile launch is the third since Trump wonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    Iran test-launched a missile on its platform at a site 140 miles east of Tehran on Wednesday, the third such test since President Trump was elected last November. Unlike previous launches, the missile that was tested on Wednesday was a short-range Mersad surface-to-air missile.

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  11. Iran fires another missile from launch pad, US official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Fox News

    Iran launched another missile Wednesday from the same launch pad east of Tehran where it conducted a previous ballistic missile test last month, an official told Fox News. The Semnan launch pad was the same as the one where Fox News reported exclusively on Tuesday , satellite photos showed Iran had placed a Safir rocket poised to put a satellite into space before it was taken off the launcher.

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  12. Report: Iran pulls missile from launchpadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    Iran has reportedly removed a missile from a launchpad 140 miles east of Tehran that had been set up and ready to launch. U.S. officials said Iran pulled the missile sometime within the past few days, and that the missile was the type previously used to launch a satellite into space, according to a Fox News report Tuesday afternoon.

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  13. US 'concerned about potential Iranian mission launch'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Daily Mail

    US officials 'concerned Iran could be about to launch ANOTHER missile' after satellite images show one was 'pulled from a launchpad' Official fears are allegedly growing because the Safir missile has many of the same components needed by Iran to fire an intercontinental ballistic missile The Iranian military has reportedly removed a missile from a launchpad under surveillance by the US since the country's recent launch of a ballistic missile.

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  14. EXCLUSIVE: Iran pulls missile from launchpad after apparent prep for launch, US officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Fox News

    The Pentagon is concerned because Safir missiles use the same components as those needed for an intercontinental ballistic missile. Iran's ballistic program has "expanded dramatically" in the past 10 years, a senior U.S. defense official told Fox News.

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  15. Iran unveils new military equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Tehran Times

    The military products included Fajr 5 guided artillery rocket, Misagh 3 shoulder-fired missile, a 40-milimeter grenade launcher, a caliber gun and a pistol. During a ceremony in Tehran, Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan announced that Iran will mass produce the state-of-the-art defense equipment.

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  16. Defiant Iran in missile exercise day after US sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | DefenceTalk News

    Iran is to deploy missiles for a Revolutionary Guards exercise Saturday in a show of defiance a day after the United States imposed sanctions over a ballistic missile test launch last weekend. Relations between Washington and Tehran have deteriorated sharply since Donald Trump took office last month promising a tough line on what he sees as Iranian belligerency towards US interests and allies.

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  17. Iran says its missile test 'not a message to Trump'Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2017 | UAport

    FILE PHOTO. Sepah News / AFP Iran's recent missile test is not a message to Donald Trump and his administration, Iran's Foreign Ministry said, adding that Tehran doesn't need to test the US president, as it knows him "quite well."

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  18. Iran launches missiles in exercise after US puts rogue nation 'on notice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Fox News

    or "Hunter" -- missiles were launched from Dasht-e Kavir, a remote area 45 miles south of Semnan, Iran, the location of last week's ballistic missile launch. Officials said the tests were successful. They said they believed the launches were meant to ...

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  19. US Navy base in Bahrain would be 'razed to ground': Iranian MPRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2017 | Nerve News

    Tehran, Feb 6 - If Iran were attacked, it would retaliate against the US Navy base in Bahrain as well as Israel, a senior Iranian MP warned. It comes amid an escalation of tensions between Washington and Tehran over new anti-Iranian sanctions imposed by the Trump administration.

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  20. Iran: Baseless Ranting Over New U.S. SanctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | NewsBlaze

    Iran hastily reacted to the new sanction by the United States and held a low profile drill compared to previous ones, to cover the Ballistic missile tested last week. The Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps held a military drill on Saturday February 4, 2017.

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