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  1. Iran's top leader says U.S. fails to divide Iranians under sanctionsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Washington has failed to divide Iranians by imposing all-out sanctions against Tehran, Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said here on Wednesday. All the U.S. anti-Iran measures over the past two years, particularly the imposition of comprehensive sanctions, were aimed at creating division and street riots, but they failed to achieve their aims, Khamenei was quoted by the leader's official website as saying.

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  2. IDF res. Gen.: Israel should be wary Of Gulf statesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ynetnews

    ... Dr. Haim Koren, a former Israeli envoy to Egypt, related to The Media Line. "The other issue which concerns Cairo is Iran, so there is a new situation in which there is an unwritten alliance between Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Saudi Arabia and the ...

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  3. Special Envoy Hints U.S. Could Revoke Visas Of Iranian Officials' KinRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    Washington's special envoy for Iran says the U.S. administration is looking into the visas of relatives of Iranian officials who are residing in the United States with an eye to possible action to expose hypocrisy within the ranks of Iran's government. Brian Hook announced the review in a December 11 video in which he said the United States is "working" on the issue, without providing details.

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  4. Slate publishes puff piece on Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, calls him a 'lovable Twitter rascal'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad gives an interview to The Associated Press at his office, in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, April 15, 2017. On Tuesday, Slate published what has been described as a "human interest" story of former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and his Twitter activity in recent years.

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  5. Istanbul Film Festival Puts Turkey, Iran Relations on Better FootingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    A film festival held for the first time in Istanbul is aims to enhance relations between Iran and Turkey, according to the organizer of the five-day event. 21 films, including 13 short films, four documentaries and four features were screened at the 'Turkish Films Days from Iranian Cinema'.

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  6. Punishing the Saudi princeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Consult a map of the Middle East. Locate the Strait of Hormuz, a narrow sea passage separating the Arabian Peninsula from Iran , and connecting the Gulf - whether you call it the Persian Gulf or the Arabian Gulf is a thorny question - to the open oceans beyond.

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  7. Iran confirms missile test in defiance of U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Trend

    The Revolutionary Guards official's comment came after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's assertion earlier this month that Iran had test-fired a missile capable of carrying multiple warheads and reaching the Middle East and Europe ,Trend reports citing Reuters. "We will continue our missile tests and this recent action was an important test," Guards aerospace division head Amirali Hajizadeh was quoted as saying by the semi-official Fars news agency.

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  8. Will FATF pressure Iran in February post Israeli membership?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Missiles and a portrait of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in Baharestan Square in Tehran, Iran. Dear Reader, As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before.

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  9. Iran welcomes Armenia parliamentary electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Groong

    The Iranian Foreign Minister Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has welcomed the recent successful parliamentary elections in Armenia, describing it as a trend of democratic changes in the neighboring country, Mehr agency reported. Ghasemi also hailed the polls as an important event in Armenian internal affairs, expressing hope that as a result of participation of people and after the formation of the new government there will be expansion of the relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and Armenia.

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  10. Iran: IRGC Missile Launch Amid Steel Worker Protest In Oil-Rich AhvazRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsBlaze

    Iran has the ability to build ballistic missiles with a broader range, a senior commander of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Monday. This was according to the semi-official Fars News agency.

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  11. Istanbul theater reviews Turkish-language films from Iranian cinemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tehran Times

    ... the screenings were followed by review sessions attended by Iranian and Turkish cineastes. "Turkish-Language films from Iran should be reviewed under the umbrella of Iranian cinema, because we can trace the celebrated Iranian filmmakers like Abbas ...

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  12. Iranian doc centers on clerics' love of cinemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tehran Times

    Iranian filmmaker Sadeq Davari, who is famous for his documentary films on Shia clerics such as "The Funny Sheikh of Kashan" and "Fihi Ma Fih", has made his new film "The Principles of Acting" on the clerics' love of acting in films. The film had its premiere on Sunday at the 12th CinA ma VA ritA festival currently underway at Tehran's Charsu Cineplex.

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  13. IRGC: U.S. military threats only part of psychological warfareRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tehran Times

    The spokesman for the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps has dismissed the U.S. military threats against Iran as bluffs and part of the psychological warfare against the Islamic Republic. "We have not observed any move by America at our sea or land borders.

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  14. First VP Jahangiri inaugurated water desalination, power plants in Hormozgan provinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tehran Times

    Iranian First Vice-President Es'haq Jahangiri inaugurated the first phase of the country's biggest water desalination project and a 160-megawatt power plant in the southern province of Hormozgan on Tuesday, IRNA reported. Accompanied by a delegation comprised of senior and provincial officials, Jahangiri also paid a visit to the third phase of Shahid Rajaie port development project during his trip to Bandar Abbas, the provincial capital of Hormozgan.

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  15. It's Too Early To Cheer the So-Called End of Iran's Notorious Ban on Women in sports stadiumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | Humans Rights Watch

    In early November, FIFA president Gianni Infantino was in Iran for the finals of the Asian Football Confederation tournament. This was his second visit this year to Tehran's Azadi "Freedom" Stadium , where women have been banned since 1981.

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  16. #IRGCRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2013 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    American officials say Revolutionary Guard expected to begin major exercise to demonstrate ability to shut down the Strait of Hormuz. Revolutionary Guard warns the United States not to attack Iran or it will be defeated like the former Iraqi leader.

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  17. Three Iranian rights lawyers jailed, reports sayRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Standard

    Iran has sentenced two human rights lawyers to six years in prison and a third to 13 years, newspapers reported Tuesday. The Arman daily said Ghasem Sholeh-Saadi and Arash Keikhosravi were sentenced to five years in prison for taking part in an "illegal gathering" and one year for "propaganda" against the ruling system.

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  18. Ilham Aliyev: Iran-Azerbaijan border is border of friendshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Today.Az

    The president made the remarks after receiving a delegation led by the Islamic Republic of Iran Border Guard Commander Qasem Rezaee. The head of state hailed the successful development of bilateral relations between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Islamic Republic of Iran in a variety of areas, including border security cooperation.

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  19. December 11, 2018 EU official: Preparing trade vehicle to circumvent U.S. sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    People shop at the Grand Bazaar in the center of Tehran, Iran, August 2, 2017. BRUSSELS- The European Union's foreign policy chief said on Monday a system to facilitate non-dollar trade with Iran and circumvent US sanctions could be in place by year's end.

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  20. Report: Iran sentences 3 rights lawyers to prison Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFTV Orlando

    Iran has sentenced two human rights lawyers to six years in prison and a third to 13 years, newspapers reported Tuesday. The Arman daily said Ghasem Sholeh-Saadi and Arash Keikhosravi were sentenced to five years in prison for taking part in an "illegal gathering" and one year for "propaganda" against the ruling system.

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