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Iran's foreign minister said Tehran would "vigorously" pursue nuclear enrichment if US quits the deal.

Hundreds of lawmakers from Europe called on the US Congress to support the Iran nuclear deal on Thursday, as concerns grow for the pact Donald Trump has threatened to abandon.

Iran's Rouhani: 'We will produce any weapons we need'

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Iran's Rouhani: 'We will produce any weapons we need'

During an ostentatious military parade, Iran's Rouhani puts on a show of defiance over ballistic missiles, but stresses it 'does not intend any aggression' against neighbouring countries.

Trump's silence on a Saudi <em>nuclear</em> bomb

Joe Cirincione

Trump's silence on a Saudi nuclear bomb

Comment: For over 70 years, US policy has been to oppose the proliferation of nuclear weapons. But for Saudi Arabia, Trump appears to ...

Washington has no plan for post-Iran deal diplomacy

Marcus Montgomery

Washington has no plan for post-Iran deal diplomacy

Comment: The ultimate danger of 'tearing up' the deal is diplomatic isolation, and a slow march towards military conflict, writes Marcus ...

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Iran flags-up US star spangled banner cyber attack

Hundreds of thousands of router switches across the world have been affected by a cyber attack, that left the images if the US flag on computers.

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European powers press for Iran sanctions to appease Trump

Germany, France and the UK will press its EU partners to agree to new sanctions on Iran, as Trump threatens to pull the plus on a ...

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Scrapped Iran nuclear deal 'would take decades to re-negotiate'

Former US Secretary of State John Kerry has warned against scrapping the Iran nuclear deal, saying it would take decades for another ...

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Iran dismisses Saudi threats as destabilisation raises greater concern

Iranian analysts and officials has dismissed recent threats from the Saudi-led military coalition, however have expressed concern about apparent ...

UAE to go <em>nuclear</em> as first reactor is completed

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UAE to go nuclear as first reactor is completed

The UAE completed its first nuclear reactor Monday, with hopes it will become the first Arab nation to produce atomic power.

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Iran slams US sanctions over hacking scheme

The US unveiled charges against nine Iranians along with sanctions against 10 individuals and the Mabna Institute, accusing them of hacking ...

Riyadh to press ahead with <em>nuclear</em> power <em>programme</em>: minister

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Riyadh to press ahead with nuclear power programme: minister

Energy minister Khalid al-Falih said Saudi Arabia will proceed with its nuclear power programme even if the US walks away from ...

Exclusive: Lawmakers threaten to derail US-Saudi <em>nuclear</em> deal

James Reinl

Exclusive: Lawmakers threaten to derail US-Saudi nuclear deal

Lawmakers in the US will seek to block a nuclear deal with Saudi Arabia unless Riyadh promises to rule out uranium enrichment, which ...

Iran's support for Assad must end

Robin Yassin-Kassab

Iran's support for Assad must end

Comment: The peaceful ideal Zarif describes for the region amounts to misleading rhetoric that ignores the facts on the ground, writes Robin ...

EU 'reluctant' to amend Iran <em>nuclear</em> deal

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EU 'reluctant' to amend Iran nuclear deal

Citing security fears, the EU's foreign policy chief has said that the continental union is reluctant to disrupt the current nuclear ...

Emile Nakhleh

Pompeo's appointment bodes ill for the Middle East

The appointment of Mike Pompeo as secretary of state does not bode well for the people of the Middle East, and could damage US standing in the region.

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Iran rejects any change to nuclear deal: official

Iran's secretary of the Supreme National Security Council said his country will not accept any changes to the nuclear deal.

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Iran missile production has increased 'three-fold'

Iran has increased its missile production three-fold, a senior Revolutionary Guards commander said on Wednesday.

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French foreign minister visits Iran amid missile tensions

Jean-Yves Le Drian's one-day trip highlights the balancing act Paris finds itself in after Iran's 2015 nuclear deal with world powers.

Israeli MoD contacted American hackers to make 'zero-day' viruses

Karim Traboulsi

Israeli MoD contacted American hackers to make 'zero-day' viruses

Israel's ministry of defence made overtures to several US-based hackers, expressing interest in so-called 'zero-day' attacks for possible use in ...

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Iran: West must scrap its nuclear arms

Iran's armed forces said it will not negotiate over its missiles unless the West dismantles their nuclear weapons.

Congress must curb Trump's <em>nuclear</em> Saudi Arabia

Marcus Montgomery

Congress must curb Trump's nuclear Saudi Arabia

Comment: Allowing the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to build a domestic nuclear energy programme unfettered by reprocessing ...

US legislator concerned about 'US-Saudi <em>nuclear</em> deal'

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US legislator concerned about 'US-Saudi nuclear deal'

Democratic Senator Ed Markey has expressed concern that Riyadh will not commit to non-proliferation accord should a nuclear deal ...

Iranian FM meets Bulgarian counterpart, discusses Syria and Yemen

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Iranian FM meets Bulgarian counterpart, discusses Syria and Yemen

The foreign ministers of Iran and Bulgaria met on Wednesday and discussed the ongoing conflicts in Yemen and Syria, along with the faltering ...

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