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KURDISTAN POLITICS: US to Massoud Barzani: Postpone Referendum

KURDISTAN POLITICS: US to Massoud Barzani: Postpone Referendum

Rex Tillerson said Washington “would want for the referendum to be postponed and that the issues between the Kurdistan region and the federal government in Baghdad should be addressed through dialogue.”

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IRAN POLITICS: Iran Lodges Complaint With JCPOA Over New US Sanctions: Larijani

IRAN POLITICS: Iran Lodges Complaint With JCPOA Over New US Sanctions: Larijani

“With regard to the imposition of new sanctions by the US, in addition to diplomatic measures, which should be taken, a complaint had to be filed with the relevant commission (the Iran-P5+1 Joint Commission) and this has been done,” Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani says.

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IRAN POLITICS: US in its Treacherous Measures Against Iran 2015 Nuclear Deal: Qassemi

IRAN POLITICS: US in its Treacherous Measures Against Iran 2015 Nuclear Deal: Qassemi

Iranian FM Spokesman Bahram Qassemi says, “The countries of P5+1 group are not accompanying US in its treacherous measures against the nuclear deal.”

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IRAN POLITICS: Muslims Obliged to Fight Against Israel: Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei

IRAN POLITICS: Muslims Obliged to Fight Against Israel: Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei

“Today the fight against the Zionist regime is obligatory and necessary for Muslims. Why do some evade this duty?” Ayatollah Khamenei added.

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IRAN POLITICS: Tehran Attack: Terrorists Photos Released

IRAN POLITICS: Tehran Attack: Terrorists Photos Released

Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) blamed the sponsors of the Takfiri Daesh for the attacks and pledged to retaliate.

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IRAN POLITICS: Gunmen Attacked Iranian Parliament, 12 People Killed

IRAN POLITICS: Gunmen Attacked Iranian Parliament, 12 People Killed

The fact that Islamic State has claimed responsibility proves that they were involved in the brutal attack,” a Guards statement said.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Refugee Detainees Sue Government

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Refugee Detainees Sue Government

The class action is led by an Iranian immigrant, Majid Karami Kamasaee, who spent 10 months at the Manus Island facility and who now lives in community detention in Melbourne.

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IRAN POLITICS: Missile Advancement to Continue With Utmost Determination: Bahram Qassemi

IRAN POLITICS: Missile Advancement to Continue With Utmost Determination: Bahram Qassemi

Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi was reacting to remarks by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who called on re-elected Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to end the country’s defensive missile tests during a visit to Saudi Arabia over the weekend.

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IRAN POLITICS: New Underground Missile Factory Built: Senior IRGC Commander

IRAN POLITICS: New Underground Missile Factory Built: Senior IRGC Commander

“I hereby announce that in recent years the third underground missile production factory has been inaugurated by the IRGC,” added the commander.

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IRAN POLITICS: Middle East Stability Impossible Without Iran: Rouhani

IRAN POLITICS: Middle East Stability Impossible Without Iran: Rouhani

Hassan Rouhani said: “Who can say regional stability can be restored without Iran? Who can say the region will experience total stability without Iran?”

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IRAN POLITICS: Israel Impediment to Middle East Free of Nuclear Weapons: Reza Najafi

IRAN POLITICS: Israel Impediment to Middle East Free of Nuclear Weapons: Reza Najafi

“Israeli regime, with the indiscriminate support of US, is main obstacle to the establishment of a Middle East region free of nuclear weapons,” Reza Najafi.

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IRAN POLITICS: Saudi Arabia Will Be Razed Except for Mecca, Medina If It Attacks Iran: Defense Minister

IRAN POLITICS: Saudi Arabia Will Be Razed Except for Mecca, Medina If It Attacks Iran: Defense Minister

“If they do something ignorant, we will leave nowhere untouched apart from Mecca and Medina,” Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan says.

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IRAN POLITICS: Rouhani Defends His Economic Record Ahead of May Election

IRAN POLITICS: Rouhani Defends His Economic Record Ahead of May Election

“We should avoid scaring away foreign and domestic investors … we can attract 140 billion dollars investment that can help to tackle unemployment,” Rouhani said in a live radio programme.

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IRAN POLITICS: Here’s the Final List of Presidential Candidates

IRAN POLITICS: Here’s the Final List of Presidential Candidates

Iran will hold the 12th presidential election, 5th City and the Village Councils Elections on May 19. Iran’s Interior Ministry eligible candidates list are:

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IRAN POLITICS: ‘US in No Position to Talk About Human Rights’: Iran’s Bahram Qassemi Says

IRAN POLITICS: ‘US in No Position to Talk About Human Rights’: Iran’s Bahram Qassemi Says

“The US government, due to its failed domestic and international record, is not in a position to comment or act on the human rights situation in other countries,” Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said Friday.

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IRAN POLITICS: Ahmadinejad to Run For Office For Third Time

IRAN POLITICS: Ahmadinejad to Run For Office For Third Time

“I didn’t tell him don’t run, I said it’s not in your own or the country’s best interests to run,” Khamenei said at that time, according to Fars news agency.

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BELGIUM POLITICS: Top Diplomat to Trump: Make Sure US Next Foreign Policy Decisions Are Made Within UN Framework

BELGIUM POLITICS: Top Diplomat to Trump: Make Sure US Next Foreign Policy Decisions Are Made Within UN Framework

Didier Reynders: “I can understand the reaction of American president following a chemical attack, and it’s not the first one. Decisions must go through the United Nations.”

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IRAN POLITICS: Rouhani Wants Chemical Attack in Syria Investigated

IRAN POLITICS: Rouhani Wants Chemical Attack in Syria Investigated

“We are asking for impartial international fact-finding body to be set up to find out where these chemical weapons came from,” Iranian President Rouhani.

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IRAN POLITICS: ‘US Army, Pentagon, CIA Sponsors of Terrorists in Middle East’: Ali Larijani

IRAN POLITICS: ‘US Army, Pentagon, CIA Sponsors of Terrorists in Middle East’: Ali Larijani

“The US Army, Pentagon and CIA are sponsors of terrorists in the region and are disturbing peace in the Middle East on a large scale,” Larijani said.

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IRAN POLITICS: 15 US Companies Sanctioned By Iran, List May Expand

IRAN POLITICS: 15 US Companies Sanctioned By Iran, List May Expand

Iran has announced retaliatory sanctions on 15 American companies over their support for Israeli crimes and terrorism two days after Washington imposed bans on nearly a dozen foreign companies or individuals for aiding the Islamic Republic.

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