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Reality TV World
The Almanac for Aug. 18, the 230th day of 2017In 1227, Genghis Khan, the Mongol leader who forged an empire stretching from t
Reality TV World / Posted 6 hours ago
In 1227, Genghis Khan, the Mongol leader who forged an empire stretching from the east coast of China west to the Aral Sea, died in camp during a campaign against the Chinese kingdom of Xi Xia. In 1587, Virginia Dare was the first child of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Lebanese army, Hezbollah announce offensives against Islamic State on Syrian borderLebanese army operation got underway at 5 a.m. (0200 GMT), targeting Islamic St
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Lebanese army operation got underway at 5 a.m. (0200 GMT), targeting Islamic State positions near the town of Ras Baalbek with rockets, artillery and helicopters, a Lebanese security source said. The area is the last part of the... Read more
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New York Post
Lebanese army, Hezbollah declare offensives on ISIS at Syrian borderthe frontier. The Lebanese army operation got underway at 5 a.m., targeting Is
New York Post / Posted 15 hours ago
the frontier. The Lebanese army operation got underway at 5 a.m., targeting Islamic State positions near the town of Ras Baalbek with rockets, artillery and helicopters, a Lebanese security source said. The area is the last part of the... Read more
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Gulf News
Lebanese army, Hezbollah declare offensives on Daesh at Syrian borderarmy would simultaneously assault from the other side.A commander in the milita
Gulf News / Posted 16 hours ago
army would simultaneously assault from the other side.A commander in the military alliance fighting in support of President Bashar Al Assad said that “naturally” there was coordination between the operations.Last month, Hezbollah forced Nusra Front... Read more
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Swissinfo
Lebanese army, Hezbollah declare offensives on Islamic State at Syrian borderBy Tom Perry and Angus McDowall BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Lebanese army launched
Swissinfo / Posted 18 hours ago
By Tom Perry and Angus McDowall BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Lebanese army launched an offensive on Saturday against an Islamic State enclave on the northeast border with Syria as the Lebanese Shi'ite group Hezbollah announced an assault on the militants... Read more
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Reuters
Lebanese army, Hezbollah declare offensives on Islamic State at Syrian borderLebanese army operation got underway at 5 a.m. (0200 GMT), targeting Islamic St
Reuters / Posted 18 hours ago
Lebanese army operation got underway at 5 a.m. (0200 GMT), targeting Islamic State positions near the town of Ras Baalbek with rockets, artillery and helicopters, a Lebanese security source said. The area is the last part of the... Read more
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Canberra Times
The dove: Stephen Bannon's softer side emerges as he contradicts Donald TrumpWashington: For all his fire-breathing nationalism - the demands to ban Muslims
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Washington: For all his fire-breathing nationalism - the demands to ban Muslims, build a wall on the Mexican border and honour statues of Confederate heroes - Stephen Bannon has played another improbable role in the Trump White House: resident... Read more
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Raw Story
Assad adviser: War is almost over, we must rebuild Syria's embattled President Bashar al-Assad has been in power since 2000 Don
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
Syria's embattled President Bashar al-Assad has been in power since 2000 Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! A top advisor to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said the government believes... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Leaked UN Report: Saudi Coalition Responsible For Mass Child Deaths In Yemenchildren in Yemen since the start of its air campaign in the impoverished count
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
children in Yemen since the start of its air campaign in the impoverished country and now the Saudis are using their vast wealth and influence to suppress the document's findings in order to stay off of a UN blacklist identifying nations which... Read more
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Gulf News
On cloth scraps, Syrian names are immortalised in rust and bloodin a series of prisons, including nine months at a site under the supervision o
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
in a series of prisons, including nine months at a site under the supervision of Maher Al Assad, the brother of President Bashar Al Assad of Syria.It was in that fetid underground jail that Omari and four of his fellow inmates set out to record... Read more
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Reuters
Assad advisor says Syria war nearing its endBEIRUT (Reuters) - An advisor to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said the
Reuters / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (Reuters) - An advisor to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said the six-year war is nearly over as foreign states cut backing for rebels, and vowed the government would confront any "illegitimate" forces, whether Turkish or... Read more
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Reuters
Syrian city's rebel districts still in ruins years after Assad victoryHOMS, Syria (Reuters) - President Bashar al-Assad's victory in Homs is still ev
Reuters / Posted yesterday
HOMS, Syria (Reuters) - President Bashar al-Assad's victory in Homs is still evident in the rubble of Baba Amr, a former symbol of the rebellion where five years later only a handful of people live among ruins. Across town, the bustling markets of... Read more
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EuroNews
Assad advisor says Syria war nearing its endBEIRUT (Reuters) – An advisor to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said the
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (Reuters) – An advisor to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said the six-year war is nearly over as foreign states cut backing for rebels, and vowed the government would confront any “illegitimate” forces, whether Turkish or American.... Read more
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Reuters
Assad advisor says Syria war nearing its endBEIRUT (Reuters) - An advisor to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said the
Reuters / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (Reuters) - An advisor to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said the six-year war is nearly over as foreign states cut backing for rebels, and vowed the government would confront any "illegitimate" forces, whether Turkish or... Read more
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dna
Assad advisor says Syria war nearing its endAn advisor to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said the six-year war is nea
dna / Posted yesterday
An advisor to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said the six-year war is nearly over as foreign states cut backing for rebels, and vowed the government would confront any "illegitimate" forces, whether Turkish or American. Bouthaina Shaaban said... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The dove: Stephen Bannon's softer side emerges as he contradicts Donald TrumpWashington: For all his fire-breathing nationalism - the demands to ban Muslims
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Washington: For all his fire-breathing nationalism - the demands to ban Muslims, build a wall on the Mexican border and honour statues of Confederate heroes - Stephen Bannon has played another improbable role in the Trump White House: resident... Read more
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WA Today
The dove: Stephen Bannon's softer side emerges as he contradicts Donald TrumpWashington: For all his fire-breathing nationalism - the demands to ban Muslims
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Washington: For all his fire-breathing nationalism - the demands to ban Muslims, build a wall on the Mexican border and honour statues of Confederate heroes - Stephen Bannon has played another improbable role in the Trump White House: resident... Read more
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The Age
The dove: Stephen Bannon's softer side emerges as he contradicts Donald TrumpWashington: For all his fire-breathing nationalism - the demands to ban Muslims
The Age / Posted yesterday
Washington: For all his fire-breathing nationalism - the demands to ban Muslims, build a wall on the Mexican border and honour statues of Confederate heroes - Stephen Bannon has played another improbable role in the Trump White House: resident... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The dove: Stephen Bannon's softer side emerges as he contradicts Donald TrumpWashington: For all his fire-breathing nationalism - the demands to ban Muslims
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Washington: For all his fire-breathing nationalism - the demands to ban Muslims, build a wall on the Mexican border and honour statues of Confederate heroes - Stephen Bannon has played another improbable role in the Trump White House: resident... Read more
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Reuters
Syria says it has more than six months' strategic wheat reservesDAMASCUS (Reuters) - Syria has more than six months' worth of strategic wheat r
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
DAMASCUS (Reuters) - Syria has more than six months' worth of strategic wheat reserves, Internal Trade and Consumer Protection Minister Abdullah al-Gharbi said on Thursday. While President Bashar al-Assad has scored vital military gains against... Read more
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Gulf News
UN eyes October for ‘real’ Syria peace talks: envoystrategy.De Mistura has previously hosted seven rounds of largely unsuccessful
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
strategy.De Mistura has previously hosted seven rounds of largely unsuccessful talks, with the fate of President Bashar Al Assad standing out as a main obstacle to progress.The United Nations envoy wants to see the Saudi-backed opposition... Read more
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Eye Witness News
UN hopes for Syria peace talks in October or November The main opposition is the High Negotiations Committee but there are two othe
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
The main opposition is the High Negotiations Committee but there are two other dissident groupings, the "Moscow" and "Cairo" platforms. UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura. Picture: UN... Read more
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EuroNews
United Nations hopes for 'serious' talks in Syrianegotiation” between the government and a still-to-be-formed unified Syrian opp
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
negotiation” between the government and a still-to-be-formed unified Syrian opposition in October or November, UN Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura said on Thursday (August 17). After seven previous rounds that have failed to persuade the... Read more
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Gulf News
Syrian actress who rallied crowds against Assad diesSyrian actress who took centre stage at antigovernment protests in the early da
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
Syrian actress who took centre stage at antigovernment protests in the early days of the uprising against President Bashar Al Assad, has died after a struggle with illness, Syrian opposition groups and friends of the actress said on... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. hopes for Syria peace talks in October or Novembernegotiation" between the government and a still-to-be-formed unified Syrian opp
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
negotiation" between the government and a still-to-be-formed unified Syrian opposition in October or November, U.N. Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura said on Thursday. After seven previous rounds that have failed to persuade the adversaries to... Read more
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dna
U.N. hopes for Syria peace talks in October or Novembernegotiation" between the government and a still-to-be-formed unified Syrian opp
dna / Posted 2 days ago
negotiation" between the government and a still-to-be-formed unified Syrian opposition in October or November, U.N. Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura said on Thursday. After seven previous rounds that have failed to persuade the adversaries to... Read more
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Reuters
Thursday Morning BriefingApple’s Tim Cook voices opposition to Donald Trump for his comments on violence
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Apple’s Tim Cook voices opposition to Donald Trump for his comments on violence in Virginia, a special report examines the continued prevalence of chemical weapons in Syria and Hyundai says it will place electric vehicles at the center of its product... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Syria hesitant about India’s role in reconstruction after Modi’s Israel visitbecause of public disappointment over Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to I
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
because of public disappointment over Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Israel, a top aide to President Bashar al-Assad has said. The views expressed by Bouthaina Shaaban, one of the closest aides of Assad, could be perceived as... Read more
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Swissinfo
Assad's march east compounds West's Syria dilemmaBy Tom Perry and Suleiman Al-Khalidi BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) - Syria's war has
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
By Tom Perry and Suleiman Al-Khalidi BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) - Syria's war has entered a new phase as President Bashar al-Assad extends his grip in areas being captured from Islamic State, using firepower freed by Russian-backed truces in western... Read more
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EuroNews
Assad's march east compounds West's Syria dilemmaBy Tom Perry and Suleiman Al-Khalidi BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) – Syria’s war has e
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
By Tom Perry and Suleiman Al-Khalidi BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) – Syria’s war has entered a new phase as President Bashar al-Assad extends his grip in areas being captured from Islamic State, using firepower freed by Russian-backed truces in western... Read more
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The Star
Assad's march east compounds West's Syria dilemmaBEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) - Syria's war has entered a new phase as President Basha
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) - Syria's war has entered a new phase as President Bashar al-Assad extends his grip in areas being captured from Islamic State, using firepower freed by Russian-backed truces in western Syria. Backed by Russia and Iran, the... Read more
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Reuters
Assad's march east compounds West's Syria dilemmaBEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) - Syria's war has entered a new phase as President Basha
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) - Syria's war has entered a new phase as President Bashar al-Assad extends his grip in areas being captured from Islamic State, using firepower freed by Russian-backed truces in western Syria. Backed by Russia and Iran, the... Read more
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dna
Assad's march east compounds West's Syria dilemmaSyria's war has entered a new phase as President Bashar al-Assad extends his gr
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Syria's war has entered a new phase as President Bashar al-Assad extends his grip in areas being captured from Islamic State, using firepower freed by Russian-backed truces in western Syria. Backed by Russia and Iran, the government hopes to steal a... Read more
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The Manila Times
Conflicts in Syria, Iraq far from over despite IS setbacksfrom the Islamic State group, the conflicts in Iraq and Syria are far from over
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
from the Islamic State group, the conflicts in Iraq and Syria are far from over as their governments face major political challenges, experts warn. In July, the jihadists lost control of Iraq’s second city, Mosul, in a major setback three... Read more
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Swissinfo
Iran's military chief in rare visit to Turkey for Syria talksBy Parisa Hafezi and Tuvan Gumrukcu ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish and Iranian mil
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
By Parisa Hafezi and Tuvan Gumrukcu ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish and Iranian military leaders held talks on Wednesday over cooperation in the Syrian conflict and counter-terrorism, officials said, during a rare visit to NATO-member Turkey by the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Iran's military chief in rare visit to Turkey for Syria talksANKARA: Turkish and Iranian military leaders held talks on Wednesday over coope
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
ANKARA: Turkish and Iranian military leaders held talks on Wednesday over cooperation in the Syrian conflict and counter-terrorism, officials said, during a rare visit to NATO-member Turkey by the Islamic Republic's military chief of staff. Turkey's... Read more
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The Star
Iran's military chief in rare visit to Turkey for Syria talksANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish and Iranian military leaders held talks on Wednesday
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish and Iranian military leaders held talks on Wednesday over cooperation in the Syrian conflict and counter-terrorism, officials said, during a rare visit to NATO-member Turkey by the Islamic Republic's military chief of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Iran 'is building a secret missile factory on the Syrian coast'coast which could be used to strike Israel' Satellite images show construction
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
coast which could be used to strike Israel' Satellite images show construction in Syrian mountains near city of Baniyas Analysts told Israeli TV that site matches similar constructions seen inside Iran Site will likely be used to manufacture and... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Iran Threatens America in Response to Renewed US Sanctions | 24 Av 5777 – August 15, 2017to a more advanced (nuclear) level than at the beginning of the [JCPOA] negotia
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
to a more advanced (nuclear) level than at the beginning of the [JCPOA] negotiations” that preceded the 2015 nuclear deal in July 2015. Rouhani told the Majlis (Iranian Parliament) that the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) should be... Read more
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express
Sick ISIS pictures show 'gay man' hurled from building and 'non-believer' shot in headimages of men being murdered and maimed in Syria While simultaneously fighting
express / Posted 4 days ago
images of men being murdered and maimed in Syria While simultaneously fighting to hold on to its former self-imposed capital of Raqqa, the jihadi cell finds itself cornered in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor, where it has continued to carry out... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Conflicts in Syria, Iraq far from over despite Islamic State setbacksfrom the Islamic State group, the conflicts in Iraq and Syria are far from over
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
from the Islamic State group, the conflicts in Iraq and Syria are far from over as their governments face major political challenges, experts warn. In July the jihadists lost control of Iraq’s second city Mosul in a major setback three years... Read more
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Gulf News
Iran chief of staff in Turkey for talks on Syria, Iraq“unprecedented” in the history of relations ANKARA: Iran’s chief of staff arri
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
“unprecedented” in the history of relations ANKARA: Iran’s chief of staff arrived in Ankara Tuesday for “unprecedented” talks with Turkey’s leadership reportedly aimed at narrowing differences on the Syria crisis and coordinating policy on... Read more
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asianage
Iran defense chief in Turkey for 'unprecedented' talks on Syria crisisAnkara: Iran's chief of staff arrived in Ankara Tuesday for "unprecedented" tal
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
Ankara: Iran's chief of staff arrived in Ankara Tuesday for "unprecedented" talks with Turkey's leadership reportedly aimed at narrowing differences on the Syria crisis and coordinating policy on Iraq. General Mohammad Hossein Bagheri is due to meet... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Rouhani: Iran could quit nuclear deal 'within hours'Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has t
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has threatened to quit the 2015 nuclear deal "within hours" if the United States continues to impose new sanctions on the country. Rouhani issued the warning in a televised... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Rouhani: Iran could quit nuclear deal 'within hours'Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has t
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has threatened to quit the 2015 nuclear deal "within hours" if the United States continues to impose new sanctions on the country. Rouhani issued the warning in a televised... Read more
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News 8000
Rouhani: Iran could quit nuclear deal 'within hours'Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has t
News 8000 / Posted 4 days ago
Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has threatened to quit the 2015 nuclear deal "within hours" if the United States continues to impose new sanctions on the country. Rouhani issued the warning in a televised... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Rouhani: Iran could quit nuclear deal 'within hours'Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has t
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has threatened to quit the 2015 nuclear deal "within hours" if the United States continues to impose new sanctions on the country. Rouhani issued the warning in a televised... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Rouhani: Iran could quit nuclear deal 'within hours'Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has t
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 days ago
Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has threatened to quit the 2015 nuclear deal "within hours" if the United States continues to impose new sanctions on the country. Rouhani issued the warning in a televised... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Rouhani: Iran could quit nuclear deal 'within hours'Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has t
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 days ago
Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has threatened to quit the 2015 nuclear deal "within hours" if the United States continues to impose new sanctions on the country. Rouhani issued the warning in a televised... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Rouhani: Iran could quit nuclear deal 'within hours'Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has t
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
Related content (CNN) - Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani has threatened to quit the 2015 nuclear deal "within hours" if the United States continues to impose new sanctions on the country. Rouhani issued the warning in a televised... Read more
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