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Trump
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Associated Press
June 29, 2020 - 9:25 am
Iran issues arrest warrant for President Trump and asks Interpol to help over the killing of top general Qassem Soleimani in January.
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Iranian plane crash
Rescue workers inspect the scene where a Ukrainian plane crashed in Shahedshahr, southwest of the capital Tehran, Iran, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020. A Ukrainian airplane with more than 170 people crashed on Wednesday shortly after takeoff from Tehran's main airport, killing all onboard. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)
Associated Press
January 09, 2020 - 6:23 am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The crew of a Ukrainian jetliner that crashed in Iran, killing all 176 people on board, never made a radio call for help and were trying to turn back for the airport when their burning plane went down, an initial Iranian investigative report said Thursday. Ukraine, meanwhile,...
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Iran lawmakers
. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)
Associated Press
January 07, 2020 - 6:27 pm
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran struck back at the United States for the killing of a top Iranian general early Wednesday, firing a series of surface-to-surface missiles at an Iraqi air base housing U.S. troops and warning the United States and its allies in the region not to retaliate.
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Iran protest
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Associated Press
January 06, 2020 - 11:13 am
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee is pressing federal officials for information following reports that Iranian-Americans trying to return to the United States from Canada were detained at the border for hours over the weekend.
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Soldiers Memorial vandalized.
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Brian Kelly
January 05, 2020 - 12:42 pm
Apparently happened overnight Saturday.
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Military troops being deployed
Associated Press
January 03, 2020 - 12:28 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is sending nearly 3,000 more Army troops to the Mideast as reinforcements in the volatile aftermath of the killing of an Iranian general in a strike ordered by President Donald Trump, defense officials said Friday.
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Gen. Qassem Soleimani,
(Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader via AP, File)
Associated Press
January 02, 2020 - 8:38 pm
BAGHDAD (AP) — The Pentagon said Thursday that the U.S. military has killed Gen. Qassem Soleimani, the head of Iran’s elite Quds Force, at the direction of President Donald Trump.
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In this picture released on Wednesday, June 19, 2019, by the official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei speaks in a meeting at his residence in Tehran, Iran. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Monday, June 24, 2019, targeting Iran's supreme leader and his associates with financial sanctions, the latest action the U.S. has taken to discourage Tehran from developing nuclear weapons and supporting militant groups. (Office of the Iranian Supreme Leader via AP)
June 25, 2019 - 2:12 am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Tuesday slammed the Trump administration over new U.S. sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic's supreme leader and other top officials, with the Foreign Ministry saying the measures spell "permanent closure" of diplomacy between Tehran and Washington. President Donald...
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