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US President Donald Trump has fiercely criticised a three-year-old deal reached by world powers to curb Iran's nuclear programme, and threatened to pull the US out of the agreement.

The Trump administration's plans to end programme for 'Dreamers' is ruled against by a third US judge.

Syrian regime intensifies assault on Palestinian refugee camp

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Syrian regime intensifies assault on Palestinian refugee camp

Syrian regime forces continue pushing through Yarmouk refugee camp, intensifying bombardment in a bid to recapture remaining parts not under Assad's control.

Iran suggests regional dialogue to end 'hegemonic illusions'

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Iran suggests regional dialogue to end 'hegemonic illusions'

Iran's foreign minister has suggested at the UN that open regional security talks should take place between Iran and its regional competitors.

'Qatar should pay for US troops in Syria': Riyadh

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'Qatar should pay for US troops in Syria': Riyadh

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir has said that Qatar should foot the bill for US presence in Syria.

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Trump and Macron hint at 'new' deal with Iran

Trump displayed surprising familiarity with his meeting with France's Macron as talks of the Iran deal dominated the agenda.

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Israeli defence minister heading to US for Iran talks

Iran hawk Avigdor Lieberman has threatened to strike Russia's anti-aircraft missiles in Syria and is building an international alliance against ...

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US to decide if Trump's 'travel ban' is racist

The Supreme Court is set to rule on the legality of President Donald Trump's travel ban, analysing whether the order discriminates against ...

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Trump blames every Middle East problem on Iran

Heaping scorn on the nuclear deal, Trump said the JCPOA did not deal with Iran's ballistic missiles or its involvement in conflicts in ...

Trump's travel ban: Illegal, unconstitutional or just racist?

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Trump's travel ban: Illegal, unconstitutional or just racist?

Comment: The main argument brought against the travel ban focuses on whether the president is exercising power that is not rightfully his, ...

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Trump wipes dandruff off Macron, calls him 'perfect'

Macron calls the Trump regularly, with the French leader developing a reputation as a "Trump whisperer" for not shunning the ...

Fury as <em>Trump</em> uses anti-Semitic slur against journalist

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Fury as Trump uses anti-Semitic slur against journalist

US President Donald Trump used a slur most often used in neo-Nazi circles against Jewish journalist Chuck Todd.

Syrian regime offensive targets IS tunnels, trenches in Damascus

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Syrian regime offensive targets IS tunnels, trenches in Damascus

The Hajar al-Aswad neighbourhood and the nearby Palestinian refugee camp of Yarmouk are the last parts of Damascus not under regime control.

Pompeo scrapes through Senate confirmation panel after Paul's U-turn

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Pompeo scrapes through Senate confirmation panel after Paul's U-turn

The nominee for US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo secured a shock approval from a Senate panel, amid fears his bellicose approach to diplomacy ...

'Severe consequences' if US reneges on nuclear deal: Rouhani

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'Severe consequences' if US reneges on nuclear deal: Rouhani

Iran has warned it will step up its nuclear programme if the US withdraws from the 2015 agreement.

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Muslim group blames Trump for surge in Islamophobic attacks

US President Donald Trump's policies are being blamed for the sharp rise in anti-Muslim hate crime in America.

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Iran, Saudi Arabia cannot dominate Middle East : Zarif

Iran's top diplomat says that talks between Riyadh and Tehran are essential, adding that the two states have helped to 'destroy the region'.

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Iran, trade dominate agenda on Macron's Washington visit

French President Emmanuel Macron is expected to emphasise the importance of the Iran nuclear deal and trade ties with Europe during his meeting ...

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Netanyahu turns up volume as Iran deadline nears

Israeli PM Binyamin Netanyahu has called for the Iran deal to be fixed or cancelled.

Macron arrives in US on nuclear deal rescue mission

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Macron arrives in US on nuclear deal rescue mission

The French leader is the first to be afforded a state visit since Donald Trump came to power in January 2017.

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No 'Plan B' for Iran nuclear deal: France

French President Emmanuel Macron said he has no 'plan B' for the Iran nuclear deal on Sunday, as he is expected to urge Donald Trump to ...

G7 united against Russia's 'maligned behaviour'

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G7 united against Russia's 'maligned behaviour'

The G7's foreign ministers conference in Canada on Sunday slammed Russia's maligned behaviour across the world, noting its aggression in Syria, ...

Bahrain's foreign minister calls for prosecution of Al Jazeera

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Bahrain's foreign minister calls for prosecution of Al Jazeera

The Bahraini official said that in addition to the 13 demands issued by a Saudi-led anti-Qatar bloc to Doha, is that Al Jazeera should be ...

Iran bans banks from using cryptocurrencies, cites terrorism fears

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Iran bans banks from using cryptocurrencies, cites terrorism fears

Amid fears of money laundering and terrorism funding, Iran has banned its banks from trading cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, dashing hopes ...

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