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Former Intelligence Official On Iran Nuclear Deal – NPR


The Spokesman-Review

Former Intelligence Official On Iran Nuclear Deal
NPR
NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks about the Iran nuclear deal — which President Trump has called a "bad" deal — with Norman Roule, who retired last week as Iran mission manager for the director of national intelligence. Facebook; Twitter. Google+. Email …
Draft GOP bill seeks more constraints on Iran's nuke programThe Spokesman-Review
Iran accused of trying to develop nuclear-tipped missilesFox News
US will not interfere in EU trade with Iran: TillersonReuters
Jewish Telegraphic Agency –Washington Post –Fairfaxtimes.com
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Posted on 20 October 2017 | 8:36 pm

The Iran Business Ties Trump Didn’t Disclose – The New Yorker


The New Yorker

The Iran Business Ties Trump Didn't Disclose
The New Yorker
The details of Trump's indirect relationship with the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps were revealed in The New Yorker in March, and, soon afterward, several Democratic senators asked for more details from the Administration. They were hoping to learn
Iran's Guards say missile programme will accelerate despite pressureReuters
Iran's Revolutionary Guards vow to step up fight against IsraelThe Times of Israel
McMaster: Don't Do Business with Iran's Revolutionary Guard CorpsThe Weekly Standard
Bloomberg –U.S. News & World Report –The White House –Tasnim News Agency
all 87 news articles »

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 8:30 pm

Iranian commander issued stark warning to Iraqi Kurds over Kirkuk – Reuters


U.S. News & World Report

Iranian commander issued stark warning to Iraqi Kurds over Kirkuk
Reuters
SULAIMANIA/BAGHDAD (Reuters) – A senior Iranian military commander repeatedly warned Kurdish leaders in northern Iraq to withdraw from the oil city of Kirkuk or face an onslaught by Iraqi forces and allied Iranian-backed fighters, Kurdish officials
Iran's Guards Flex Muscle in Middle East Despite Trump WarningU.S. News & World Report
Struggle Over Kirkuk Puts the US and Iran on the Same SideNew York Times
As Donald Trump blusters, Iran is reshaping the Arab worldThe Economist
Bloomberg –The Weekly Standard –The Hill
all 690 news articles »

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 5:28 pm

US House to vote on non-nuclear Iran sanctions next week – Reuters


Reuters

US House to vote on non-nuclear Iran sanctions next week
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives will vote next week on new sanctions on Iran's ballistic missile program and on Lebanon's Iran-backed Hezbollah militia, senior House Republicans said on Friday, seeking to take a tough line …
House to consider non-nuclear Iran sanctions next weekThe Hill (blog)
House to vote on Iran sanctions bill next weekWashington Examiner

all 4 news articles »

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 5:03 pm

Selling the Porsche to Promote Iranian Art – New York Times


New York Times

Selling the Porsche to Promote Iranian Art
New York Times
But when Hamidreza Pejman, a sweatpants-wearing art lover with a mission to bring Iranian art to a global level, stumbled across the building he saw something else: a space to exhibit international art and build bridges between Iranian and foreign artists.

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 1:52 pm

Iran does not have a nuclear weapons program. Why do media keep saying it does? – Salon


Salon

Iran does not have a nuclear weapons program. Why do media keep saying it does?
Salon
When it comes to Iran, do basic facts matter? Evidently not, since dozens and dozens of journalists keep casually reporting that Iran has a “nuclear weapons program” when it does not—a problem FAIR has reported on over the years (e.g., 9/9/15). Let's
John Kerry slams Trump's handling of Iran, North KoreaBusiness Insider
EU Leaders Reaffirm Commitment To Iran Nuclear Deal Despite Trump OppositionRadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Iran's Ayatollah says Trump is 'foul-mouthed' and 'pretends to be an idiot'CNN
Washington Post –Voice of America –The White House
all 605 news articles »

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 12:00 pm

Russia’s Lavrov warns one-sided changes could sink Iran deal – Fox News


RT

Russia's Lavrov warns one-sided changes could sink Iran deal
Fox News
MOSCOW – Russia's foreign minister says the landmark Iran nuclear deal can be amended only as long as his country and other signatories agree to proposed changes. President Donald Trump last week threatened to pull the United States out of the deal …
Iran nuclear deal break-up would jeopardize global security, situation on Korean peninsula – LavrovRT
Iranian nuclear deal 'could be sunk by one-sided US changes'Independent.ie

all 24 news articles »

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 10:16 am

Analysis: Business as usual for Iran oil exports as market eyes US sanctions threat – Platts


Platts

Analysis: Business as usual for Iran oil exports as market eyes US sanctions threat
Platts
Traders, brokers and shipowners say any reimposition of sanctions targeting Iran's oil sector might take months, if not a few years, to be fully implemented, as this would require consensus among US policymakers as well as the skeptical international …
Iran sanctions uncertainty puts major oil companies in 'wait-and-see' modeCNBC
Trump's Iran Decision Haunts Big OilOilPrice.com
Outlook of Iran's gas export to Europe waning evermoreAzerNews

all 34 news articles »

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 9:29 am

Iran Nuclear Deal Is Not Renegotiable, Iran’s Ambassador To The UN Says – NPR


Iran Nuclear Deal Is Not Renegotiable, Iran's Ambassador To The UN Says
NPR
Steve Inskeep talks to Iran's ambassador to the U.N. Gholamali Khoshroo, who says the nuclear deal his country signed cannot be renegotiated, despite President Trump's call for changes. STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: Iran says it's keeping its nuclear deal with …

and more »

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 9:01 am

Security forces reportedly bar Iran’s popular ex-president from leaving his home – Washington Post


Washington Post

Security forces reportedly bar Iran's popular ex-president from leaving his home
Washington Post
ISTANBUL — Iranian security forces prevented former president and opposition figure Mohammad Khatami from leaving his Tehran home late Wednesday, local media reported. It was the latest sign that regime hard-liners were seeking to crack down on the …

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Posted on 19 October 2017 | 8:26 pm

Iran – BingNews

Iran accused of trying to develop nuclear-tipped missiles

German security officials accused Tehran of trying to develop nuclear-tipped missiles on the same day President Trump decertified the Iran nuclear deal. After FoxNews.com exclusively reported that Iran’s regime made over 30 attempts in 2016 to buy nuclear …

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 3:48 pm

Tillerson: US will not interfere in EU trade with Iran

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States does not aim to impede European trade and business transactions with Iran despite President Donald Trump’s decision last week to decertify the 2015 nuclear agreement, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told the Wall …

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 3:27 pm

Parsing whether Iran is ‘living up to the spirit’ of the nuclear agreement

President Trump stated that he would not certify the 2015 Iran nuclear deal because Iran was “not living up to the spirit of the deal” [“Trump sets Iran pact conditions,” front page, Oct. 14]. This was contrary to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson …

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 2:05 pm

Former Intelligence Official On Iran Nuclear Deal

NPR’s Mary Louise Kelly speaks about the Iran nuclear deal — which President Trump has called a “bad” deal — with Norman Roule, who retired last week as Iran mission manager for the director of national intelligence.

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 1:35 pm

Americans overwhelmingly support staying in Iran nuclear deal

NEW YORK — Americans of all political stripes want their government to remain within the Iran nuclear deal, a new poll has found. The survey, commissioned by CNN and conducted by SSRS over October 12-15, found that 67% would oppose the Trump …

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 10:58 am

Donald Trump a ‘danger to world peace’ over Iran nuclear deal, say Labour

Donald Trump represents a “real and present danger to world peace” over his decision not to recertify the Iran nuclear deal, Labour have claimed. Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry led attacks on the US President as MPs overwhelmingly condemned Mr …

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 10:57 am

Draft GOP Bill Seeks More Constraints on Iran’s Nuke Program

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. sanctions against Iran automatically would kick in if Tehran violates new constraints, according to a draft Republican bill sought by President Donald Trump as he tries to unravel the landmark 2015 international accord to prevent …

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 10:11 am

CNN poll: Two-thirds want to stay in Iran nuclear deal

Washington (CNN)Two in three Americans say President Donald Trump should not pull the United States out of the nuclear deal aiming to block Iran from developing nuclear weapons, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS. Trump announced his intent to …

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 10:00 am

U.S. will not interfere in EU trade with Iran: Tillerson

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States does not aim to impede European trade and business transactions with Iran despite President Donald Trump’s decision last week to decertify the 2015 nuclear agreement, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told the Wall …

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 7:39 am

Iran reaches agreement on gas with Italian power company

Oct. 20 (UPI) –Iranian oil and gas companies said they’ve signed agreements with an Italian power company to capture flared gas at one of the world’s largest natural fields. Pars Oil and Gas Co., the National Iranian South Oil Co. and a handful of others …

Posted on 20 October 2017 | 6:25 am

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