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Beirut death toll rises to at least 100 as explosion is blamed on 2,750-ton ammonium nitrate stash

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Beirut explosion: Death toll at least100, ammonium nitrate stash blamed SEARCH QUOTES Source – Click here for more To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here...
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Data leak reveals Iran cover-up of Covid-19 deaths

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Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Iran has been the worst-affected country in the Middle East The number of deaths from coronavirus in Iran is nearly triple what Iran’s government claims, a BBC Persian service investigation has found. The government’s own records appear to show almost 42,000 people died with......
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Iran Says It Detained Leader of California-Based Exile Group

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here TEHRAN — Iran on Saturday said it had detained an Iranian-American leader of a little-known, California-based opposition group for allegedly planning a 2008 attack on a mosque that killed 14 people and wounded over 200 others. Iran’s Intelligence......
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Iran Will Expand Nuclear Program and Won’t Talk to U.S., Ayatollah Says

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has said in a televised address that Iran will expand its nuclear program and will not negotiate with the United States, doubling down on his defiance of the Trump administration’s “maximum pressure”......
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Iran fires missiles at mock U.S. Navy ship in drill, American bases go on alert

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Iran’s refurbished mockup aircraft carrier, used previously as a simulated U.S. target during a February, 2015 Iranian naval war games exercise, is seen at its home port of Bandar Abbas, Iran February 15, 2020. MAXAR | via Reuters Iran launched......
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Lecturer jailed in Iran ‘moved to remote prison’

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Image copyright AFP Image caption Kylie Moore-Gilbert, a lecturer at Melbourne University, has been in jail since September 2018 A British-Australian woman serving a 10-year sentence in Iran for espionage has been transferred to a notorious prison in the desert, according to Iranian human rights activists. Kylie Moore-Gilbert, a lecturer......
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U.S. Warns Russia, China and Iran Are Trying to Interfere in the Election. Democrats Say It’s Far Worse.

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Mr. Schiff, who is the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, said Friday on MSNBC that he had been “urging Bill Evanina and others in the intelligence community to level with the American people about what’s going on.” He said the warning gave “a false sense of equivalence between what......
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Iran estimates up to 25 million virus cases since outbreak

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Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here Amir Vahdat, Associated Press Published 9:53 a.m. ET July 18, 2020 | Updated 9:53 a.m. ET July 18, 2020 Tehran, Iran – Iran’s president Saturday estimated as many as 25 million Iranians could have been infected with the coronavirus......
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Iran halts executions after social media storm

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Image caption Amirhossein Moradi, Mohammad Rajabi and Saeed Tamjidi denied the charges laid against them The Iranian authorities are reported to have halted the impending executions of three anti-government protestors, following a social media campaign. The Persian hashtag #do_not_execute was used 7.5 million times after it was announced on Tuesday......
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Burning Ships in Iran Add to String of Dozens of Explosions and Fires

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here A large fire broke out at a shipyard in the southern Iranian port city of Bushehr on Wednesday, burning seven ships and sending plumes of black smoke billowing above the city skyline, according to videos and Iranian media......
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Defying U.S., China and Iran Near Trade and Military Partnership

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Iran and China have quietly drafted a sweeping economic and security partnership that would clear the way for billions of dollars of Chinese investments in energy and other sectors, undercutting the Trump administration’s efforts to isolate the Iranian......
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Iran will develop oil industry despite U.S. sanctions, Iranian oil minister says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks on the fall in oil prices due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic during a cabinet meeting in Tehran, Iran on April 22, 2020. Presidency Of Iran Handout | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Iran is......
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Major Explosion Rocks Iran Again, the 3rd Blast in 3 Weeks

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here An explosion rocked western Tehran early Friday, state media reported, causing widespread power failures in two residential areas and unnerving Iranians awakened for the third consecutive week by an early-morning blast. The precise location of Friday’s explosion was......
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Iran Admits Serious Damage to Natanz Nuclear Site, Setting Back Program

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here A fire at Iran’s main nuclear fuel enrichment site caused significant damage, setting back the country’s nuclear program by months, the government acknowledged on Sunday, after initially saying the destruction was minor. A Middle Eastern intelligence official with......

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