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Iran’s Rohani Strongly Criticizes Court Block On Telegram Service

RFL/RE – Iranian President Hassan Rohani has strongly criticized a ban on the Telegram messaging service that was imposed by the country’s judiciary, saying his administration does not support it.

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ANALYSIS: How Trump’s expected exit from Iran nuclear deal may play out

It’s not as simple as just saying “we’re out” of the Iran nuclear deal. If President Donald Trump follows through on his threat to pull the U.S. out of the Iran nuclear deal on May 12, the rest of the world will be thrust into uncharted territory, forced to navigate a complex web of U.S. sanctions that were lifted under …

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Pompeo defends ‘muscular’ US diplomacy on North Korea and Iran

Al-Arabia – New US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday defended the “muscular diplomacy” practiced by President Donald Trump as a way to solve thorny global issues “peacefully, without ever firing a shot.”

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Iran: Raheleh Rahemipour goes on trial amid intensified pressure to withdraw UN complaint

Amnesty – The Iranian authorities must stop their ongoing harassment campaign against Raheleh Rahemipour, a 65-year-old human rights defender, who faces trial for a second time in reprisal for a complaint filed with the UN on the enforced disappearance of her brother and his infant daughter, said Amnesty International today.

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In Iran, religious titles lie at heart of political games

Al-Monitor – In Iran, the robing ceremony of Ahmad Khomeini, the great-grandson of Islamic Republic founder Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, has stirred some debate about the Shiite clergy.

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