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NYT: Israel Charges a Former Minister With Spying for Iran

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 02:14:24 GMT
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Gonen Segev


NYT: Man Executed in Iran Over Officers' Deaths at Protest

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 13:00:40 GMT
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The funeral for one of the three police officers killed when a bus rammed into them during a protest by followers of a Sufi leader in Tehran in February.


The Guardian: Israel indicts former cabinet minister on Iran spying charges

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 16:12:49 GMT
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Gonen Segev allegedly met Iranian "˜operators' in hotels and apartments around worldIsrael has arrested and indicted a former government minister on charges of spying for Iran, the country's internal security services have said.Gonen Segev, who worked as energy and infrastructure minister in the 1990s, "was recruited and acted as an agent on behalf of Iranian intelligence", police and the Israel Security Agency, better known as the Shin Bet, said in a statement on Monday. Continue reading...


BBC World: Does Iran hold key to Dutch murder mystery?

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 23:48:01 GMT
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Neither the Iranian nor Dutch authorities are commenting on claims that Iran could have been behind the 2015 killing near Amsterdam.


CNN Top Stories: Trump slams Kerry over 'shadow diplomacy' to save accord

Mon, 07 May 2018 20:37:45 GMT
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President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Monday to condemn former Secretary of State John Kerry for engaging in "shadow diplomacy" to try to preserve the Iran nuclear deal by holding meetings and speaking with major players, who, like Kerry, do not want Trump to withdraw the US from the agreement.


CNN Top Stories: British FM makes plea on Trump's favorite Fox News show

Mon, 07 May 2018 19:55:20 GMT
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UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson arrived in Washington on a full court press in defense of the Iran nuclear deal, taking to the airwaves on Fox News and meeting Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to not just defend the agreement but also warn against the US pursuing a military option against Tehran.


CNN Top Stories: Trump sets date for Iran nuclear deal decision

Mon, 07 May 2018 21:32:11 GMT
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CNN Top Stories: US President tweets he will make announcement about whether US will pull out on Tuesday

Mon, 07 May 2018 20:52:06 GMT
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President Donald Trump will announce his decision on whether the US will pull out of the Iran nuclear accord at 2 p.m. ET on Tuesday, he wrote in a tweet.


NYT: Video Explainer: M.E.K.: The Group John Bolton Wants to Rule Iran

Mon, 07 May 2018 21:14:19 GMT
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As talks with North Korea approach, the new national security adviser, John Bolton, has long pushed for regime change in another country with nuclear ambitions: Iran. One of his chosen replacements is the dissident group Mujahedeen Khalq, known as M.E.K.


NYT: John Bolton Wants Regime Change in Iran. What's His Alternative?

Mon, 07 May 2018 21:09:51 GMT
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As talks with North Korea approach, the new national security adviser, John Bolton, has long pushed for regime change in another country with nuclear ambitions: Iran. One of his chosen replacements is the dissident group Mujahedeen Khalq, known as M.E.K.


The Guardian: Morning mail: voters back education and health funding above tax cuts

Mon, 07 May 2018 20:59:28 GMT
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Tuesday: voters surveyed in the Guardian Essential poll reveal their budget priorities. Plus: Bob Hawke admitted to hospitalGood morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Tuesday 8 May. Continue reading...


The Guardian: Oliver North, Reagan aide implicated in Iran-Contra, to be new NRA president

Mon, 07 May 2018 20:32:43 GMT
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North, an ex-US marine and recent Fox News pundit, was convicted on three counts related to the arms scandal that were later overturnedThe National Rifle Association has chosen Oliver North, the disgraced marine officer who was one of the most public faces of America's 1980s Iran-Contra arms scandal, to become its next president. Related: Donald Trump says London hospital is like "˜war zone' because of knife crime Continue reading...


The Guardian: Iran deal: prominent backer says he was warned of Trump bid to discredit him

Mon, 07 May 2018 20:13:18 GMT
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New details about "˜dirty ops' campaign, first revealed by the Observer, emerge as Trump pledges decision on Iran nuclear deal this weekRevealed: Trump team hired spy firm for "˜dirty ops' on Iran dealA prominent Iranian-American supporter of the Iran nuclear deal says he was warned by US intelligence during the presidential transition that his communications would be targeted by the Trump camp in a bid to discredit him.The new details from the behind-the-scenes struggle over the 2015 deal have emerged as it reaches a critical point. Donald Trump said on Monday that he would announce on Tuesday his decision on whether to continue to abide by the agreement, which is enshrined in a 2015 UN security council resolution, or potentially violate it by reintroducing sanctions on Iran.


The Guardian: Boris Johnson urges US to 'not throw away' Iran nuclear deal ? video

Mon, 07 May 2018 20:05:04 GMT
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Boris Johnson, the British foreign secretary, pleads with Donald Trump not to withdraw from the Iran nuclear dealFox & Friends diplomacy: Boris Johnson urges Trump to stay in Iran deal Continue reading...


CNN Top Stories: Iran-Contra scandal figure Oliver North to be NRA chief

Mon, 07 May 2018 17:40:53 GMT
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The Guardian: The art of diversity: how power is shifting at the top of US museums

Mon, 07 May 2018 14:30:19 GMT
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Positions that are typically dominated by rich white men are finally being opened up to others, but is change happening fast enough?Last month, former Nasa scientist Ellen Stofan walked into the National Air and Space Museum in Washington and unlocked the door to the director's office – which, for the first time, was her own.It was a breakthrough moment, as the museum has always had a male director since it first opened in 1976, until now. Continue reading...


The Guardian: Hezbollah makes strong showing in Lebanon elections

Mon, 07 May 2018 17:16:38 GMT
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Iran consolidates influence as Shia party wins small majority at expense of Sunni prime ministerHezbollah has gained political ground in Lebanon and consolidated Iran's influence on the fragile state's affairs after winning, along with its allies, a small majority in national elections.The Shia militia-cum-political bloc's gains came at the expense of the Sunni prime minister, Saad Hariri, whose authority was weakened by a relatively poor showing in stronghold areas. Continue reading...


The Guardian: Boris Johnson uses Fox & Friends to urge Trump to stay in Iran deal

Mon, 07 May 2018 12:43:42 GMT
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UK foreign secretary also writes op ed for New York TimesTrump has 12 May deadline to re-certify or abandon dealBoris Johnson, the British foreign secretary, pleaded with Donald Trump not to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal on Monday. Johnson, in the US but not scheduled to meet Trump in person, appealed instead via an op ed in the New York Times and a more direct channel: an appearance on Fox & Friends, the president's news show of choice. Related: Fate of Iran nuclear deal at stake as UK foreign secretary heads to Washington Continue reading...


The Guardian: Iran warns US of 'historic regret' if nuclear deal collapses

Mon, 07 May 2018 03:55:35 GMT
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President Hassan Rouhani says Iran will make "˜as many weapons, facilities and missiles as we need' Tehran has plans to "resist" any decision by Donald Trump on the 2015 nuclear agreement, Iran's president, Hassan Rouhani, has declared, warning the US that pulling out of the accord will "entail historic regret".The US president has threatened to withdraw from the agreement when it comes up for renewal on 12 May, demanding his European allies "fix the terrible flaws" or he will reimpose sanctions. Continue reading...


BBC World: Iran nuclear deal: Johnson tells Trump 'don't walk away'

Mon, 07 May 2018 03:40:01 GMT
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The foreign secretary warns "only Iran would gain" if the "handcuffs" on its nuclear programme are taken off.


NYT: As Deadline on Nuclear Deal Nears, Israel and Iran Issue Warnings

Sun, 06 May 2018 21:52:44 GMT
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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel said on Sunday that "a deal that enables Iran to keep and hide all its nuclear weapons know-how is a horrible deal.


The Guardian: Low turnout in Lebanon election amid voter scepticism

Sun, 06 May 2018 18:35:34 GMT
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First parliamentary poll in nine years viewed as unlikely to shake up country's political orderLow turnout marred Lebanon's first parliamentary poll in nine years, with voters seemingly unconvinced that a new ballot – and system of voting – could shake up a political order that has remained beholden to regional interests since the end of the civil war.The election had been hailed as potentially a breakthrough moment for a country central to power struggles between Iran and Saudi Arabia and rattled by decades of domestic turbulence. However, by the close of polls on Sunday, less than half of registered voters (47%) had cast ballots, 5% less than the last poll in 2009 – and far below projections. Continue reading...


CNN Top Stories: Trump team's typo and Netanyahu's fluff can't obscure Iran stakes

Wed, 02 May 2018 03:58:55 GMT
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Monday night, the White House issued a statement showing support for a presentation Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had just given.


CNN Top Stories: Years of Trump panning the Iran deal

Tue, 01 May 2018 21:38:27 GMT
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President Trump has never been a fan of the Iran nuclear deal, but his rhetoric has changed slightly since he took office.


CNN Top Stories: Iran warns US abandoning nuclear deal would be 'historic mistake'

Sun, 06 May 2018 12:46:15 GMT
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Iran warned the US on Sunday that abandoning the nuclear deal would be a "historic mistake," less than one week before President Donald Trump is set to make a decision on the pact.


BBC World: Iran's Rouhani warns Trump of 'historic regret' over nuclear deal

Sun, 06 May 2018 09:13:24 GMT
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President Rouhani issues a warning with a week left for the US to decide whether to scrap the accord.


BBC World: Is the Iran nuclear deal about to be killed off?

Sun, 06 May 2018 08:09:17 GMT
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BBC's Paul Adams explains what the Iran nuclear deal is and whether its future will last.






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