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In Israel, Trump Touts Peace, Slams Iran

VOA – U.S. President Donald Trump visited Israel on Monday, where he reaffirmed Washington’s close ties with Israel, slammed mutual rival Iran, and spoke optimistically about the possibility of peace with the Palestinians. VOA White House correspondent Steve Herman reports from Jerusalem.  

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Bahais of Rowshan Kooh Village Being Forced to Leave Their Land

HRANA News Agency – Most residents of Rowshan Kooh village of Mazandaran province are of the Baha’i Faith, and this issue, in recent years, has been the cause of discrimination, especially in the field of construction in the village. In the last instance the Department of Natural Resources of Mazandaran has claimed the forest land has been occupied by the …

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7 perils of Trump’s attempt to isolate Iran

Al-monitor – US President Donald Trump’s landmark speech in Saudi Arabia May 21 signals a reversal of policy from the Barack Obama administration and will ratchet up tensions with Iran. A day after a record-breaking 42 million Iranians signaled their desire to engage the world by re-electing President Hassan Rouhani, Trump appeared in an autocratic monarchy to call on “nations of conscience” to “isolate” Iran. …

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Rouhani hints at talks with US to lift non-nuclear sanctions

Al-monitor – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani held his first press conference May 22 following his re-election. Answering a question regarding the recent gathering of 55 countries in Saudi Arabia to coincide with the visit of US President Donald Trump, Rouhani described the summit as merely a “show” without any political value. AUTHOR Rohollah Faghihi “To combat terrorism, giving the money of a nation to …

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Iran’s president criticizes US after Trump’s sharp words

washingtonpost — Iran’s newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani took barbed swipes at the U.S. and its ally Saudi Arabia on Monday, hitting back at both a day after President Donald Trump used his first foreign trip to the kingdom to call for further isolation of Iran. By Adam Schreck | AP The 68-year-old cleric, a political moderate within Iran who secured a resounding victory …

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