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A number of prominent Iranian reformist penned a letter to Tehran officials urging them to restart talks with the US

Comment: Compared to Obama's Iran deal, Trump's nuclear 'diplomacy' with North Korea looks weak and disappointing, writes Paul R. Pillar.

Iran warns North Korea that Trump can't be trusted

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Iran warns North Korea that Trump can't be trusted

The US president announced in May that Washington would pull out of the 2015 nuclear accord, despite Tehran upholding its end of the agreement.

Iran 'cannot wait forever' for confirmation of nuclear accord

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Iran 'cannot wait forever' for confirmation of nuclear accord

Iran's vice president for women's affairs says Iran is in 'preparatory works' to restart nuclear activities as the future of the 2015 accord ...

Iran rejects voluntary inspections amid nuclear deal standoff

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Iran rejects voluntary inspections amid nuclear deal standoff

Tehran has rejected calls from the UN's nuclear watchdog to cooperate more fully with inspections as the JCPoA hangs in the balance.

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Iran tells UN it will ramp up uranium enrichment

Tehran has begun the process of increasing uranium enrichment capacity within the JCPoA terms, as the nuclear deal comes under pressure.

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Netanyahu: Iranian meddling will spark 'new refugee crisis'

The German and Israeli leaders expressed deep differences over Iran, with Netanyahu casting dramatic predictions of religious wars and refugee ...

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Nuclear watchdog chief calls for 'timely' cooperation from Iran

Iran has been encouraged to ensure "timely and proactive" cooperation with inspections mandated under the nuclear deal, despite the US ...

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Israel participates in first major NATO exercise near Russia

Several dozen Israeli paratroopers will take part in the Saber Strike 18 drill, despite NATO's chief saying the alliance would not protect it in ...

Netanyahu heads to Europe seeking about-face on Iran

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Netanyahu heads to Europe seeking about-face on Iran

Binyamin Netanyahu headed to Europe on Monday, in a visit set to be dominated by strategic differences on Iran.

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NATO will not intervene if Iran strikes Israel

NATO’s secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg said the organisation would not come to Israel's rescue if Iran decided to attack the state.

Netanyahu prepares to push anti-Iran line on Europe tour

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Netanyahu prepares to push anti-Iran line on Europe tour

Israeli leader Binyamin Netanyahu is set to travel to Europe on Monday to counter efforts by world leaders to salvage the Iran nuclear deal.

How Trump gave Iran the moral high ground

Daniel Amir

How Trump gave Iran the moral high ground

Comment: Trump's governance-by-Twitter has only made Iran seem more reputable, writes Daniel Amir.

Iran looks to India, China, Russia after US pullout

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Iran looks to India, China, Russia after US pullout

Iran will be strengthening its ties with India, China and Russia, following Trump's decision to pull out of the landmark 2015 nuclear deal and ...

Iran warns Europe of May deadline for deal

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Iran warns Europe of May deadline for deal

A senior Iranian official has warned those hoping to maintain the nuclear deal they have until May to propose ways to mitigate the effects of ...

Emile Nakhleh

Trump is throwing the Middle East under the bus

Comment: Killing the Iran deal and moving the embassy to Jerusalem will only bring more instability and misery to the people of the region, writes Emile Nakhleh.

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Right-wing Polish government sides with Trump over Iran

Poland's government is diverging from EU policy to protect the Iran deal to support Trump in his government’s endeavor to hurt the Islamic ...

Kaveh L. Afrasiabi

Pompeo's Plan B on Iran: An exercise in futility

Comment: It is now perfectly clear that Trump's administration has no interest in diplomacy with Iran, and is simply bent on regime change, ...

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Macron partners up with Putin to salvage Iran deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin and French President Emmanuel Macron will hold direct talks on Iran on Thursday during Macron's two-day visit ...

New US sanctions target Iran's Revolutionary Guard

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New US sanctions target Iran's Revolutionary Guard

The new measures come a day after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Tehran would be hit with the 'strongest sanctions in history'.

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Boris Johnson: Broad Iran deal 'very, very difficult'

Johnson said the "new" Iran deal proposed by Trump will be "very very" difficult to achieve.

'No alternative' to Iran deal, EU tells US

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'No alternative' to Iran deal, EU tells US

The EU foreign policy chief said the Iran has adhered to its commitments and that there was "no alternative" to the nuclear deal.

US promises 'strongest sanctions in history' against Iran

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US promises 'strongest sanctions in history' against Iran

The US will apply "unprecented financial pressure" on Iran, he new US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in his first policy speech since ...

Can Europe defend Iran?

Stasa Salacanin

Can Europe defend Iran?

Analysis: Does the EU have enough diplomatic skills and economic potentials to keep the Iran deal alive and how will it respond to the US ...

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