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The Turkish president was previously barred from campaigning in other European countries, including Germany, Austria and the Netherlands.

The French finance minister said the European Union should take a tougher stance against Washington's threat to sanction European businesses operating in Iran.

Europe, China, Russia discuss 'new deal' for Iran

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Europe, China, Russia discuss 'new deal' for Iran

Diplomats from China, Europe and Russia are discussing a new deal to offer Iran financial aid to curb its ballistic missile program me.

EU commissioner in Iran aiming to preserve trade ties

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EU commissioner in Iran aiming to preserve trade ties

European leaders are scrambling to preserve their business interests in Iran after US President Donald Trump pulled out of the 2015 nuclear ...

German newspaper drops cartoonist for 'anti-Semitic' Netanyahu depiction

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German newspaper drops cartoonist for 'anti-Semitic' Netanyahu depiction

German newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung have ended its relationship with a cartoonist over an 'anti-Semitic' cartoon of Israel's leader.

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Washington seeks global 'coalition' against Iran regime

The US wants to create a global "coalition" to oppose the Tehran regime, the State Department said on Thursday, after pulling out from the Iran nuclear accord.

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Danish shipping group ends Iran operations following US sanctions

Maersk Tankers has said it will cease operations in Iran in accordance with reimposed US sanctions against the country.

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How are key businesses reacting to Iran's sanctions?

Despite EU leaders firmly determined to preserve the fragile Iran deal, several high profile companies are teetering on packing up their ...

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Israel to 'officially recognise' Armenian genocide following Turkey spat

Israeli MPs could officially recognise the 1915 Armenian genocide by Turkey, in a bid to avenge Ankara amid an escalating diplomatic row.

Germany's Merkel defies Trump, defends Iran nuclear deal

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Germany's Merkel defies Trump, defends Iran nuclear deal

Germany pushed back against Washington’s rejection of historic Iran nuclear deal on Wednesday, saying the accord helped world leaders ...

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Kuwait calls for protection of Palestinians during UN meeting

The UN Security Council opened its emergency meeting with a minute's silence for the Palestinian protesters and civilians killed by Israeli ...

Iran, EU meet to try to save nuclear deal

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Iran, EU meet to try to save nuclear deal

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is completing charm offensive to Europe, Russia and China, after the US pulled out of a nuclear ...

Britain's role in Yemen: Radical change must happen now

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Britain's role in Yemen: Radical change must happen now

Comment: Through weapons sales to Saudi Arabia, UK arms dealers continue to profit handsomely from the tragedy in Yemen, writes Joe Odell.

Israel shoots Gaza protesters as US inaugurates Jerusalem embassy

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Israel shoots Gaza protesters as US inaugurates Jerusalem embassy

Monday's march is part of a weeks long campaign fuelled by despair among Gaza's two million people to break the decade-old border blockade of ...

Iran FM lands in Moscow to save nuclear deal

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Iran FM lands in Moscow to save nuclear deal

Javad Zarif's arrival in Moscow follows a trip over the weekend in Beijing and an upcoming stint in Brussels to discuss the 2015 nuclear deal.

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Iran: Europe has 60 days to give nuclear 'guarantees'

An Iranian official has given Europe 60 days to "safeguard Iranian interests" following the US withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal.

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Riyadh condemns World Cup 'Saudi beer' after backlash

Saudi Arabia has condemned a German brewery for producing "offensive" beer bearing the conservative kingdom's flag after a social media backlash.

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Russian companies to benefit from Trump's Iran move

Sanctions imposed on Iran could benefit firms in Russia and China, with less competition from the US and the EU, analysts said.

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Could a defunct Iran deal be good for Syrians?

Comment: Syrians might hope Trump's withdrawal from the deal works in their favour, but the international consensus has already sacrificed them ...

Syria 'has every right to defend itself', says Iran

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Syria 'has every right to defend itself', says Iran

As tensions between Iran and Israel escalate, Tehran voiced its support for Syrian self-defence against Israeli aggression, slamming the ...

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French FM slams 'unacceptable' US sanctions on Iran

France's top diplomat Jean-Yves Le Drian slammed those conditions, saying Washington needed to negotiate with its European allies on any ...

World leaders respond to Israeli-Iranian tensions in Syria

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World leaders respond to Israeli-Iranian tensions in Syria

World leaders scrambled to respond to escalating Israeli-Iranian tensions in war-torn Syria after a series of overnight airstrikes.

Russia will continue 'close coordination' with Iran

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Russia will continue 'close coordination' with Iran

Moscow has slammed the US decision to pull out of the landmark 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, and maintained that they remain 'committed' to the ...

Israel trying to 'force Iran's surrender', says Revolutionary Guard

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Israel trying to 'force Iran's surrender', says Revolutionary Guard

The Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps' deputy has said recent escalations in the region are mere attempts to force Iran to 'surrender'.

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