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The Trump administration’s Iran policy is dangerous and flawed – The Guardian


The Guardian

The Trump administration's Iran policy is dangerous and flawed
The Guardian
Yet while Trump's speech – and his strong criticism of Iran – may have been pleasing to his Gulf States' hosts, it should worry Americans. Pushing back on Tehran allows Trump to symbolically break with Obama's policies and is popular among
Iran's Rouhani denounces US' Middle East ignoranceAljazeera.com
In Saudi Arabia, Trump Reaches Out to Sunni Nations, at Iran's ExpenseNew York Times
In blasting Iran, Trump woos Israel and Saudi ArabiaUSA TODAY
Financial Times –Reuters –The Intercept
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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 10:00 am

Iran Condemns UK Attack, Criticizes Western Security Ties to Gulf – U.S. News & World Report


U.S. News & World Report

Iran Condemns UK Attack, Criticizes Western Security Ties to Gulf
U.S. News & World Report
LONDON (Reuters) – Iran condemned a suicide attack at a pop concert in Manchester that killed 22 people, but in an apparent swipe at Western security cooperation with Gulf Arab states said "artificial alliances" would not eliminate such threats
Targeting Iran or England, terror has one origin: Iranian Foreign MinistryPress TV

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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 8:25 am

Analysis: In Mideast, Trump pushes shared worries over Iran – Washington Post


Washington Post

Analysis: In Mideast, Trump pushes shared worries over Iran
Washington Post
JERUSALEM — As he hopscotches through the Middle East, President Donald Trump is urging Israel and its Arab neighbors to unite around a “common cause”: their deep distrust of Iran. Trump's first trip abroad has highlighted the extent to which strident …
Trump Bets Arab Fears of Iran Threat Can Win Mideast PeaceBloomberg
Why has Trump been so harsh on Iran?BBC News
Trump Wants America to Takes Sides in the Middle East's Sunni-Shia Rivalry. Big Mistake.Slate Magazine
Reuters –Wall Street Journal (subscription) –Telegraph.co.uk
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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 7:05 am

Iran deserves terrorist state reputation – The Register-Guard


Iran deserves terrorist state reputation
The Register-Guard
In his May 14 guest viewpoint, M. Reza Behnam claims that characterizing Iran as a terrorist state is false and the result of anti-Iran bias. Along the way, Behnam indulges in an obsession against the legitimacy of Israel while condoning Iran's

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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 1:28 am

On Iran and anti-extremism, Trump strikes different note from his predecessors – PBS NewsHour


PBS NewsHour

On Iran and anti-extremism, Trump strikes different note from his predecessors
PBS NewsHour
On his first trip abroad, President Trump met this weekend with Arab leaders in an attempt to reset relations between the U.S. and Middle East. How is this president changing U.S. foreign policy? Judy Woodruff speaks with Elliott Abrams, a former …

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Posted on 23 May 2017 | 12:29 am

Trump Continues Criticism Of Iran On Middle East Trip – NPR


Trump Continues Criticism Of Iran On Middle East Trip
NPR
NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Vali Nasr, dean of the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, about President Trump's comments regarding Iran during his Middle East trip, and what they mean to the U.S. relationship with Iran and other …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 8:36 pm

Trump tells Israel Iran will never have nuclear weapons – BBC News


BBC News

Trump tells Israel Iran will never have nuclear weapons
BBC News
US President Donald Trump has told Israel's Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, that Iran will never have nuclear weapons. He suggested the Iranians thought they could "do what they want" since negotiating a nuclear deal with world powers in 2015.
Donald Trump focuses fire on Iran's support for 'terrorists and militias'The Guardian
Donald Trump, Benjamin Netanyahu focus on Iran as common enemyWashington Times
Netanyahu: US, Israel must 'roll back Iran's march of aggression'Washington Examiner

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Posted on 22 May 2017 | 4:18 pm

How Hassan Rouhani Won in Iran – The Atlantic


The Atlantic

How Hassan Rouhani Won in Iran
The Atlantic
Hassan Rouhani has won a clear victory to a second term as Iran's president. The turnout in Friday's election was close to 73 percent, with the incumbent taking some 56 percent of the over-40 million votes cast. Turnout in the last election in 2013 was
Iran's President Mocks Trump's Saudi Arabia Trip as 'Just a Show'New York Times
Iran votes for reformThe Hindu
Iran's president criticizes US after Trump's sharp wordsABC News
BBC News –Washington Post
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Posted on 22 May 2017 | 3:10 pm

Iran’s Hardliners Use Trump’s Speech on Islam as Excuse to Hammer Rouhani – TIME


TIME

Iran's Hardliners Use Trump's Speech on Islam as Excuse to Hammer Rouhani
TIME
"For decades, Iran has fueled the fires of sectarian conflict and terror. It is a government that speaks openly of mass murder, vowing the destruction of Israel, death to America, and ruin for many leaders and nations in this very room," Trump said to

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 12:07 pm

Iran Prison Atlas’ Database Keeps Track Of Iranian Political Prisoners – NPR


Iran Prison Atlas' Database Keeps Track Of Iranian Political Prisoners
NPR
The organization, United For Iran, publishes the Iran Prison Atlas. It's a website collecting information about Iranians described as political prisoners. DAVID GREENE, HOST: Many Iranians spent the weekend in the streets celebrating the re-election of

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 11:46 am

Iran – BingNews

When Iran and America were allies: Photographs from 1943 show how the Middle East nation helped with World War Two efforts and even welcomed Polish refugees

Today they are known as the bitterest of enemies, but things were not always this way between America and Iran – as these images from 1943 prove. Black and white shots taken during the Second World War show the two countries as allies – pulling together to …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 4:30 am

Donald Trump focuses fire on Iran’s support for ‘terrorists and militias’

Donald Trump, on his first presidential visit to Israel and the West Bank, has escalated his war of words against Iran, demanding that Tehran immediately stop its financial and military support for “terrorists and militias” and reiterating that it must …

Posted on 23 May 2017 | 3:20 am

The Patient Resilience of Iran’s Reformers

While President Trump basked in the flattery of Saudi Arabia’s absolute monarchy on Friday, about 75 percent of Iranian voters turned out to repudiate an authoritarian populist and re-elect their moderate president, Hassan Rouhani. Mr. Rouhani ran …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 10:27 pm

Iran’s Rouhani denounces US’ Middle East ignorance

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday stability could not be achieved in the Middle East without Tehran’s help, responding to criticism from US President Donald Trump who is visiting the region. Trump called for a US alliance with Muslim …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 9:46 pm

Rouhani says regional stability impossible without Iran: TV

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani gestures during a ceremony celebrating International Workers’ Day, in Tehran Thomson Reuters DUBAI (Reuters) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday stability could not be achieved in the Middle East without Tehran …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 9:46 pm

Gauging Hassan Rouhani’s Power to Reform Iran

May.22 — In today’s “Morning Must Read,” Bloomberg’s Francine Lacqua highlights comments from Bloomberg View columnist Eli Lake on the re-election of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. She speaks with Bloomberg’s Yousef Gamal El-Din on “Bloomberg …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 5:36 pm

In blasting Iran, Trump woos Israel and Saudi Arabia

President Trump used his first foreign trip to repeatedly blast Iran for its aggressive behavior, a topic that unifies U.S. allies in the region, especially Saudi Arabia and Israel. Embed Share President Donald Trump insisted Monday he “never mentioned …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 2:11 pm

Trump And Netanyahu Discuss Iran in Jerusalem

President Donald Trump told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday the deal with Iran “was a terrible, terrible, thing for the U.S.” to enter into and accused Iran of causing insecurity in the region. (May 22) CBS News 2:33 1 hr ago

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 10:22 am

Iran’s Rouhani: We will not wait for US’s permission to test ballistic missiles

Iran’s newly re-elected president Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that his country will continue its ballistic missile program despite criticism from U.S. President Donald Trump. “The U.S. leaders should know that whenever we need a missile test because of a …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 10:22 am

Iran reformists sweep Tehran municipal council election

TEHRAN, Iran — Candidates backing reform of Iran’s clerically overseen government swept municipal elections in Tehran, taking all 21 local council seats in the country’s capital while moderate President Hassan Rouhani won a second term in office …

Posted on 22 May 2017 | 5:02 am

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