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Kamala Harris pledges to rejoin the Paris accord, re-enter Iran deal if Democrats win November election
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Kamala Harris pledges to rejoin the Paris accord, re-enter Iran deal if Democrats win November election

Harris, Joe Biden's running mate, was replying to a question about how she would restore the “trust and support of our European and Asian allies”

Donald Trump, furious after UN rejects extending Iranian arms embargo, vows 'snapback' to trigger sanctions
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Donald Trump, furious after UN rejects extending Iranian arms embargo, vows 'snapback' to trigger sanctions

Trump was referring to the contested argument that the US remains a "participant" in the 2015 Iran nuclear deal

With Iran arms embargo set to expire in October, US calls for indefinite extension, but finds few takers at UN
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With Iran arms embargo set to expire in October, US calls for indefinite extension, but finds few takers at UN

Britain, France and Germany voiced unease at both the expiration of the embargo and the US approach, particularly the 'snapback' to the 2015 deal, which they flatly opposed

EAM S Jaishankar holds talks with Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif on fast-evolving situation in Gulf post-Qasem Soleimani's assassination
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EAM S Jaishankar holds talks with Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif on fast-evolving situation in Gulf post-Qasem Soleimani's assassination

S Jaishankar and his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif held extensive talks on the fast-evolving situation in the Gulf region in the wake of frayed ties between Iran and the US over the killing of Commander Qasem Soleimani

Javad Zarif says Iran interested in diplomacy but not in negotiating with US, claims India can play a role in de-escalating tensions in Gulf
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Javad Zarif says Iran interested in diplomacy but not in negotiating with US, claims India can play a role in de-escalating tensions in Gulf

India can play a role in de-escalating tensions in the Gulf region as New Delhi is an important player, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said on Wednesday

Donald Trump boasts about Iranian general Qassem Soleimani's death as 'American justice' in first 2020 election rally in Ohio
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Donald Trump boasts about Iranian general Qassem Soleimani's death as 'American justice' in first 2020 election rally in Ohio

Donald Trump used his first campaign election rally of 2020 to argue that he served up 'American justice' by ordering a drone strike to take out Iranian General Qassem Soleimani while jeering Democratic leaders for questioning his decision to carry out the attack without first consulting Congress.

Donald Trump's mixed messages on Iran reflect muddled foreign policy, serve to unsettle rather than reassure
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Donald Trump's mixed messages on Iran reflect muddled foreign policy, serve to unsettle rather than reassure

President Donald Trump opened a small window for diplomacy with Iran on Wednesday but combined his words with bald threats that made it hard to see how the two countries could break out of their cycle of confrontation and revenge

Mike Pompeo, Benjamin Netanyahu escalate pressure on EU to scrap Iran nuclear pact; Israeli PM accuses Tehran of violating NPT
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Mike Pompeo, Benjamin Netanyahu escalate pressure on EU to scrap Iran nuclear pact; Israeli PM accuses Tehran of violating NPT

Iran said this week that it had increased its supply of advanced centrifuges and reactivated a much larger number of old centrifuges that had been idle, accelerating its ability to produce enough nuclear material to make a bomb.

Iran resumes uranium enrichment at underground plant, takes step back from commitments under 2015 nuclear agreement
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Iran resumes uranium enrichment at underground plant, takes step back from commitments under 2015 nuclear agreement

Iran resumed uranium enrichment at its underground Fordow plant south of Tehran on Thursday in a new step back from its commitments under a landmark 2015 nuclear deal.

One week after firing John Bolton, Donald Trump shortlists five people for position of next National Security Advisor
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One week after firing John Bolton, Donald Trump shortlists five people for position of next National Security Advisor

US President Donald Trump has shortlisted five people for the position of his possible National Security Advisor

Donald Trump fires National Security Advisor John Bolton, says 'disagreed strongly' with many of his suggestions
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Donald Trump fires National Security Advisor John Bolton, says 'disagreed strongly' with many of his suggestions

Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday that he told John Bolton Monday night that his services were no longer needed at the White House.

Iran takes steps to downgrade nuclear commitments in retaliation to US-imposed sanctions on Tehran
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Iran takes steps to downgrade nuclear commitments in retaliation to US-imposed sanctions on Tehran

Iran said it had taken a step to further downgrade its commitments to a 2015 nuclear deal with the world’s most powerful nations, according to Iranian media, in retaliation to US sanctions reimposed on Tehran

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani backtracks on possible talks with Donald Trump; says US must first lift sanctions on Tehran
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Iranian president Hassan Rouhani backtracks on possible talks with Donald Trump; says US must first lift sanctions on Tehran

Iran's president back-pedaled Tuesday on possible talks with Donald Trump, saying the US president must first lift sanctions imposed on Tehran

Iran-US tensions: 'Highly gratified' by cooperation from 'great friend' India on Iranian sanctions, says White House
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Iran-US tensions: 'Highly gratified' by cooperation from 'great friend' India on Iranian sanctions, says White House

The US is "highly gratified" by the cooperation from a "great friend" like India in enforcing the oil sanctions on Tehran, the White House said on Wednesday as the Trump administration slapped sanctions on Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif

Iran-US tensions: Britain rules out seized tanker swap with Tehran, sends its most advanced warship to escort ships
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Iran-US tensions: Britain rules out seized tanker swap with Tehran, sends its most advanced warship to escort ships

Britain on Monday ruled out swapping seized oil tankers with Iran as a second UK warship arrived in the Gulf to conduct convoys that have irritated Tehran

Iran says US rejected offer for robust nuclear inspection in exchange for lifting sanctions, claims Washington 'not seeking talks'
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Iran says US rejected offer for robust nuclear inspection in exchange for lifting sanctions, claims Washington 'not seeking talks'

Iran said on Monday the US had rejected an offer from Tehran for more robust nuclear inspections in exchange for lifting sanctions because Washington is "not seeking dialogue

Donald Trump claims US not pushing for regime change in Iran, but is determined to stop it from acquiring nukes
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Donald Trump claims US not pushing for regime change in Iran, but is determined to stop it from acquiring nukes

President Donald Trump said Tuesday the United States is not pushing to topple Iran's leadership but is determined to stop it acquiring nuclear weapons.

EU foreign ministers hold talks in Brussels to save Iran nuclear deal as Tehran threatens to resume its atomic programme
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EU foreign ministers hold talks in Brussels to save Iran nuclear deal as Tehran threatens to resume its atomic programme

European foreign ministers held talks on saving the beleaguered Iran nuclear deal as Britain warned the 'small window' for success was closing. Tensions in the Gulf have soared since last year, when the United States pulled out of the 2015 deal and reimposed sanctions on Iran.

Donald Trump warns Tehran 'sanctions will soon be increased, substantially', claims Iran has breached two limits central to nuclear deal
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Donald Trump warns Tehran 'sanctions will soon be increased, substantially', claims Iran has breached two limits central to nuclear deal

US President Donald Trump warned Tehran on Wednesday that sanctions would soon be "increased substantially," as armed Iranian boats reportedly attempted to seize a British oil tanker in Gulf waters.

'Threats can come back to bite you': Donald Trump warns Hassan Rouhani as Iran decides to exceed uranium enrichment level
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'Threats can come back to bite you': Donald Trump warns Hassan Rouhani as Iran decides to exceed uranium enrichment level

The enrichment maximum set in the Iran's nuclear deal agreement is sufficient for power generation, but far below the more than 90 percent level required for a nuclear weapon.