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Iran's Revolutionary Guard said at least 10 members were killed in an insurgent attack long the border with Iraq.

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said negotiations with the United States are "useless" because it does not abide by agreements.

How long will foreign troops stay in Syria?

Paul Iddon

How long will foreign troops stay in Syria?

Analysis: The US, Russia, Turkey and Iran all have different motives for staying - and for leaving, writes Paul Iddon.

The Iraq Report: Basra's fury spreads to Baghdad

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The Iraq Report: Basra's fury spreads to Baghdad

Our weekly round-up of events in Iraq this week includes a look into the causes of the most recent unrest, while Iraqi officials get sent to ...

Netanyahu boasts he convinced Trump to ditch Iran deal

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Netanyahu boasts he convinced Trump to ditch Iran deal

A television recording catches the prime minister taking credit for persuading the president to quit the nuclear accord.

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Uranium stockpile reaches 950 tonnes: Iran nuclear chief

Salehi says that's enough for Iran to run its longtime goal of 190,000 centrifuge machines for enriching uranium in the future.

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Iran 'preparing' to enrich if nuclear deal fails: official

A top Iranian official said the Islamic Republic is ready to boost its uranium enrichment to higher levels if talks fail with Europe on ...

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Iraq seeks Saudi help with crisis as protests continue

This comes after Iran scaled back the quantity of electricity shared with Iraq as Tehran grapples with its own domestic tensions.

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Trump brags about causing Iran 'turmoil' with new sanctions

'It is not good for us or for the world, but they have riots in all their cities,' Trump told Fox News.

Mossad had 'hours to break into Iranian nuclear facility'

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Mossad had 'hours to break into Iranian nuclear facility'

Details have emerged of how Mossad agents managed to break into Iran's nuclear facilities and gather key intelligence information for Israel.

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Iran school official jailed over sexual abuse of boys

Reports of assaults against several dozen pupils at a private school in the west of the capital sparked outrage in the Iranian press when they ...

Syria state media: Israel bombs military post in Aleppo

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Syria state media: Israel bombs military post in Aleppo

Syrian state media accused Israel of targeting a military airport in north Syria.

Saudi Arabia intercepts Houthi missile towards Najran

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Saudi Arabia intercepts Houthi missile towards Najran

The Iran-backed Houthi rebels fired a missile from Saada towards bordering Najran.

No US 'permission' needed to stay in Syria: <em>Tehran</em>

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No US 'permission' needed to stay in Syria: Tehran

A senior adviser to Iran's ayatollah said Tehran has no intention to leave Syria and 'won't heed' Washington's demand to do so.

US declines French request for Iran oil exemptions

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US declines French request for Iran oil exemptions

Washington had previously said it would consider exemptions on a case-by-case basis for businesses operating in Iran.

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Boris Johnson's resignation 'delays' decision on jailed British-Iranian

The final decision to grant diplomatic protection to Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe faces new delays after the surprise resignation of UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Monday.

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Pompeo urges European powers to get tough on Iran

The US top diplomat urged European countries to join America's economic pressure campaign against Iran.

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US official applauds Iran sanctions, says linked to unrest

A Treasury official said Washington's use of sanctions are tied to protests that have rocked Iran, but stopped short of saying regime change is ...

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Suspect in Iran opposition bomb plot handed to Belgium

A French court has given the green light for a suspect in an alleged bomb plot against an Iranian opposition rally to be handed over to Belgium.

Iran bus, tanker collision Iran kills at least 11

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Iran bus, tanker collision Iran kills at least 11

A bus crash after midnight in the capital of Iran's Kurdistan province has left at least 11 people dead.

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Saudi Arabia pardons soldiers over Yemen conflict

At least 10,000 people have been killed in Yemen's civil war, which has displaced two million people, helped spawn a cholera epidemic, and ...

Saudi Arabia says Houthi missile intercepted from Yemen

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Saudi Arabia says Houthi missile intercepted from Yemen

The Houthi rebels said a short-range ballistic missile had been fired at a military "supply depot" on Saudi Arabia's western coast.

MP calls for meeting with Hunt over jailed British-Iranian

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MP calls for meeting with Hunt over jailed British-Iranian

The MP representing a British-Iranian mother jailed in Iran on spurious spying charges has demanded a meeting with the new British Foreign ...

Israel could establish diplomatic ties with Assad's Syria

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Israel could establish diplomatic ties with Assad's Syria

Israel has not ruled out establishing diplomatic ties with Bashar al-Assad's Syria, as the regime looks set to win the country's seven-year war.

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