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Pompeo fails to sway allies on Iran
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Pompeo fails to sway allies on Iran

U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo made scant progress persuading European Union counterparts to take a harder line toward Iran during a quick visit to Brussels, with the EU standing behind the nuclear accord abandoned by Washington -- and warning of a potential military conflict.

U.S. claims Iran behind attacks on oil tankers, has no evidence
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U.S. claims Iran behind attacks on oil tankers, has no evidence

A U.S. military team in the United Arab Emirates has reportedly come to the initial assessment that Iran or one of its proxies was responsible for attacks on four oil tankers near that country's port city of Fujairah yesterday, though there are no details yet about how they arrived at this conclusion. This comes amid a separate report that the Pentagon revised at least one of its contingency plans to deploy as many as 120,000 personnel to the Middle East in the event that Iranian forces or proxies launch attacks on Americans or begin apparent work toward building a nuclear weapon.

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17-Year old Iranian girl reaches WT Championships final

2019/05/16

The 17-year old Taekwondo fighter, Mahla Momenzadeh, has reached the World Taekwondo Championships final to become Iran’s second woman finalist in the history of its game.

Marc Wilmots takes on Team Melli coaching

2019/05/15

The President of the Iranian Football Federation, Mahdi Taj, has announced that Marc Wilmots from Belgium is now Iran’s new Team Melli coach.

Iranian film to be screened in 2019 Cannes market

2019/05/14

“Meshmesheh” [Glanders], written and directed by Shahed Ahmadlou will premiere on the international scene at the 2019 Cannes market of the Cannes Film Festival.

Iranian woman musician shines in Europe

2019/05/14

The new Schiller album called “Morgenstund” which is fusion music recorded with Iranian musicians was released internationally in March this year. They have now started their tour in which Yalda Abbasi, Iranian woman musician, also plays the dotar.

Russia will not take Iran’s side as tensions rise

2019/05/18

A Russian affairs analyst in Iran believes: “The main addressees of Putin’s recent speech were Europe and the US. But, Russia will not take Iran’s side as tensions rise and, essentially, it is not in a position to help Iran.”

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Trump says no threatening actions by Iran

2019/05/21

President Trump on Monday played down tensions with Iran, saying his administration currently has no signs of threatening actions by Tehran but that if that changes, the United States “will have no choice” but to respond forcefully.

Iran: Khaf-Herat railroad blast a terrorist act

2019/05/20

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi condemned a terrorist mine explosion at Khaf-Herat railroad that killed and injured a number of Iranian and Afghan nationals on Sunday.

Zarif to Trump: Never threaten an Iranian

2019/05/20

Iran’s top diplomat tweeted at Trump, emphasizing: “Try respect—it works!”

Iran is the third producer of honey in the world

2019/05/20

The Deputy Minister of Iran’s Agricultural Jihad has said: “Iran is the world’s third producer of honey in the world with an annual production of 90 thousand tons per year.”

Girl footballers suspended in Iran for fighting in a match

2019/05/20

The Football Federation of Iran Disciplinary Committee has suspended five girl players and a coach until further notice for fighting in a match.