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Khamenei warns against US ‘wrong move’ on nuclear deal

TEHRAN: Iran would react strongly to any “wrong move” by the United States on Tehran’s nuclear deal, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said, after President Donald Trump accused Iran of violating the “spirit” of the agreement. “The Iranian nation is standing firm and any wrong move by the domineering regime ...

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Merkel offers German role in Iran-style nuclear talks with North Korea

BERLIN: Angela Merkel has offered German participation in any future nuclear talks with North Korea and suggested that the 2015 agreement with Iran could serve as a model for negotiations. The chancellor’s intervention reflects growing alarm in Europe that Donald Trump is worsening one nuclear crisis by repeated threats to ...

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Iran parliament seeks to boost missile funding

Iran’s parliament has overwhelmingly voted to increase spending on Tehran’s ballistic missile programme and the elite Revolutionary Guards in retaliation for new sanctions imposed by the United States. In a session on Sunday, a total of 240 politicians out of 244 present voted to allocate $520m to develop the country’s missile ...

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Iran warns of retaliation if US breaches nuclear deal

BEIRUT: Extending U.S. sanctions on Iran for 10 years would breach the Iranian nuclear agreement, Iran Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei said, warning that Tehran would retaliate if the sanctions are approved. The U.S. House of Representatives re-authorised last week the Iran Sanctions Act, or ISA, for 10 years. The law ...

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Obama, Trump talk to begin power transition

Trump and Obama shake hands in the Oval Office. WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama greeted President-elect Donald Trump at the White House as the first public step in a transition of power after the Republican businessman’s surprise victory in a bitterly fought election campaign. There is no love lost between ...

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