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Iranian Official Hints at Prisoner Swap for US Reporter

09/04/2015 7:14 AM Updated: 9 hours ago
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(AFP). The speaker of Iran’s parliament hinted in a US radio interview at the possibility of a prisoner swap to free detained Iranian-American journalist Jason Rezaian.

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Booker’s Vote Viewed as ‘Most Important Swing Vote’ for Iran Deal: J Street

09/03/2015 10:46 AM Updated: 1 day ago

Those who support the Iran deal are looking to gain another supporter in U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, who remains on the fence on the Iran nuclear agreement.

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Top Republican: House to Vote Next Week on Iran Deal

09/03/2015 10:23 AM

(AFP). The US House of Representatives will vote next week on the Iran nuclear deal, Republican leadership said Wednesday, the first congressional step in a process

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Iran’s Khamenei Backs Parliamentary Vote on Nuclear Deal with Powers

09/03/2015 9:23 AM

(Reuters). Iran’s Supreme Leader said on Thursday he favored a parliamentary vote on its nuclear deal reached with world powers and called for sanctions against Tehran

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Obama to Assure Saudi King of U.S. Help to Counter Iranian Threat

09/03/2015 7:56 AM Updated: 1 day ago

(Reuters). President Barack Obama will assure Saudi King Salman of the U.S. commitment to help counter any Iranian security threat, White House officials said on Wednesday,

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Zarif: Hope U.S. Congress Will Not Be Swayed by ‘Warmongers’ Propaganda’

09/01/2015 11:44 AM

(AFP). Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Tuesday he hoped the US Congress would not be swayed by “warmongers’ propaganda” over the nuclear deal struck

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Rabbis to Deliver Letter Opposing Iran Deal to DC Lawmakers

09/01/2015 10:49 AM Updated: 3 days ago

American rabbis are taking matters into their own hands. Hundreds of rabbis are expected to travel to Washington, DC, when Congress reconvenes next month to hand-deliver a

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Clerical Leader: US Iran’s ‘No.1 Enemy’ Despite Nuclear Deal

09/01/2015 7:12 AM Updated: 3 days ago

(AFP). The United States remains Iran’s “number one enemy” despite a recent nuclear deal with world powers, the chief of Tehran’s top clerical body said Tuesday,

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Iran’s Parliament Speaker Announces His Support for the Iran Deal

08/31/2015 4:00 PM

Iran’s Parliament speaker Ali Larijani on Monday announced his supports of the nuclear deal signed with world powers in July. Larijani, formerly Iran’s top nuclear negotiator

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WH Spokesman Bashes Cheney, Trump and Cruz Over Iran Deal Protests

08/29/2015 9:20 PM Updated: 5 days ago

White House spokesman Josh Earnest had strong words toward those who oppose the Iran nuclear agreement on Friday. The spokesman claimed that those in opposition, like

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Rouhani: Iran’s Military Power Not Affected by Nuclear Deal

08/29/2015 9:09 PM

(Reuters). Iran’s military capability has not been affected by its nuclear deal last month with six world powers, President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday, moving to

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RJC Directs Anti-Iran Deal TV Ad Toward Indiana Senator

08/28/2015 4:12 PM Updated: 1 week ago

Sen. Joe Donnelly may be worrying about his re-election, despite it being three years away. The Indiana Democrat publicly came out in favor of the Iran

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Switzerland says Regrets Envoy’s Display of Netanyahu Cartoon

08/28/2015 9:55 AM Updated: 1 week ago

(Reuters). Switzerland expressed regret on Friday after its ambassador to Iran displayed a cartoon depicting two doves defecating on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s head, at

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Tel Aviv’s ‘Iranian Embassy’ Turns Out To Be Atomic Hoax

08/28/2015 7:18 AM Updated: 1 week ago

(AFP). A billboard in central Tel Aviv announcing the opening of an Iranian embassy that met with disbelief and curiosity turned out to be a hoax,

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UN Envoy: US Will Be Isolated If It Rejects Iran Deal

08/27/2015 9:56 PM Updated: 1 week ago

(AFP). The United States will be isolated on the world stage and its influence diminished if Congress rejects the Iran nuclear deal, the US ambassador to

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Ready, Set, Lobby! Sen. Blumenthal Heavily Courted on Iran Deal

08/27/2015 10:54 AM Updated: 1 week ago

Sen. Richard Blumenthal has spent countless hours obtaining positions on the nuclear agreement from nuclear physicists, high-level State Department officials, Jewish leaders in Connecticut, the British

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Iran Urges US to Release 19 Detainees

08/26/2015 9:16 PM Updated: 1 week ago

(AFP). Iran urged the United States Wednesday to release 19 Iranians detained on sanctions-related offences, a day after ruling out a prisoner swap with a Washington

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National Hispanic International Summit for Israel to Discuss Iran Deal

08/26/2015 2:28 PM

The National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference’s (NHCLC) Hispanic Israel Leadership Coalition (HILC) joined forces with the Jewish Federation of Broward County and the American Israel Public Affairs Committee

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U.S. Says Will Make Sure IAEA Has Enough Money for Iran Work

08/25/2015 7:26 AM Updated: 1 week ago

(Reuters). The United States said on Tuesday it will make sure the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has enough money to report on Iran’s past, present

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Iran President Says Nuclear Deal Fosters Better Tties

08/24/2015 8:41 PM Updated: 1 week ago

(AFP). Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said Monday that world powers will eventually look back at last month’s nuclear deal as a wise precursor to better relations

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