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Bolton and Pompeo are picking a fight with Iran that could lead America into war. We know how this ends. It’s not too late to choose a wiser course

Bolton and Pompeo are picking a fight with Iran that could lead America into war. We know how this ends. It’s not too late to choose a wiser course

Bolton and Pompeo are picking a fight with Iran that could lead America into war. We know how this ends. It’s not too late to choose a wiser course Take ...

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Buttigieg blasts Trump Iran escalation: ‘This is not a game. This is not a show.’

Buttigieg blasts Trump Iran escalation: ‘This is not a game. This is not a show.’

Democratic presidential candidates took aim at President Donald Trump Thursday, blasting the president and his national security team for recklessly escalating tensions with Iran. South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg, a former ...

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U.S. Military officials say there is no actual plan to confront Iran

U.S. Military officials say there is no actual plan to confront Iran

The Trump Administration is turning up the heat on Iran, broadcasting a new plan to send as many as 120,000 U.S. forces to the Middle East to counter purported “identified, credible threats” ...

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Bernie Sanders says war with Iran would be “many times worse than the Iraq War”

Sen. Bernie Sanders issued a sudden live video saying that war with Iran would be “many times worse than the Iraq War,” in response to reporting by The New York ...

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A war against Iran would be a war against a stretch of the world

A war against Iran would be a war against a stretch of the world

n Sunday, US national security adviser John Bolton announced that the USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and a bomber task force had begun to make their way from the Mediterranean Sea ...

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Congress has grown uneasy with Trump’s close relationship with Saudi Arabia as he seeks to further isolate Iran.

Congress has grown uneasy with Trump’s close relationship with Saudi Arabia as he seeks to further isolate Iran.

Congress has grown uneasy with Trump’s close relationship with Saudi Arabia as he seeks to further isolate Iran.The Senate on Thursday failed to overturn President Donald Trump’s veto of legislation ...

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An expensive lesson in hubris for the United States

An expensive lesson in hubris for the United States

On Thursday the US Army War College published a monumental and authoritative history of the Iraq War. One of its sober conclusions: “An emboldened and expansionist Iran appears to be the only ...

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Ex-minister charged as Iran spy

Ex-minister charged as Iran spy

A former minister-turned alleged spy for Iran is negotiating a plea bargain with prosecutors, according to a television report on Sunday. Gonen Segev is accused of “aggravated espionage,” as well ...

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Iran has more potential oil buyers despite US sanctions

Iran has more potential oil buyers despite US sanctions

The United States introduced new sanctions on Iran’s energy sector on 5 November, with a stated goal to cut the Islamic Republic’s oil exports to zero. The number of potential buyers ...

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Iran claims capture of U.S. MQ-9 reconnaissance drone

Iran claims capture of U.S. MQ-9 reconnaissance drone

 Iran has claimed to have captured a U.S. MQ-9 reconnaissance drone on 21 November 2018 after the aircraft entered Iranian airspace. An Iranian media close to the country’s Revolutionary Guard ...

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