Sunday , 19 January 2020

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Mnuchin Says US Expects U.N. Sanctions On Iran To ‘Snap Back Into Place’

Radiofarda – Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday the United States believes international sanctions on Iran will be swiftly reimposed now that France, Britain and Germany have formally triggered a mechanism to help enforce Iran’s nuclear agreement. European Union Foreign Policy Chief Josep Borrell on Tuesday announced that Germany, France and the UK have launched action under the Iran nuclear …

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‘Leave Mideast!’ Rouhani Tells Europe After EU-3 Resort To Trigger Mechanism

Radiofarda – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has once again sent mixed messages to the West, reiterating that the reductions in Tehran’s obligations under the 2015 nuclear deal are reversible but indirectly threatening Europe. Rouhani on January 15 called on Western forces to leave the Middle East and warned that “the Middle East could become unsafe for European soldiers in the …

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Rouhani And Hardliner Watchdog Spar Over Mass Disqualification Of Candidates

Radiofarda – The Spokesman of Iran’s election watchdog on Wednesday blasted President Hassan Rouhani for criticizing its mass disqualification of would-be candidates for the February 2020 parliament elections. Iran’s Guardian Council which must approve the all candidates running for parliament, has rejected thousands of applicants, including 90 members of the current parliament. “Brawling to [force the Council to] qualify the …

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IOPHR calls for international committee to investigate all aspects of the downing of Ukrainian Airliner

Shabtabnews – The International Organisation to Preserve Human Rights (IOPHR) in a statement called for ” international committee to be set up which consists of impartial experts, to investigate all aspects of this tragedy and in particular any  violation of Human rights that has occurred due to the actions of the Iranian regime by shooting down the Ukraine airliner “ …

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Amnesty – Verified video footage, photographs and testimonies from victims and eyewitnesses on the ground obtained by Amnesty International confirm that Iranian security forces used unlawful force against peaceful protesters who gathered across Iran following the authorities’ admission that they had shot down a Ukrainian passenger plane on 8 January. The evidence indicates that on 11 and 12 January security …

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