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Hundreds of thousands rally in Iran against Trump, chant 'Death to America'


Fri Feb 10, 2017 | 6:50am EST

Iranians take part in a ceremony marking the anniversary of Iran’s 1979 Islamic Revolution, in Tehran, Iran February 10, 2017. 614 more words

Iran's President Lashes Out at Hard-Liners Over Human Rights


DEC. 19, 2016, 6:33 A.M. E.S.T.

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran’s president lashed out at the country’s hard-liners on Monday, accusing them of ignoring human rights, which he said are enshrined in the constitution. 240 more words

Iran arrests three over deadly train crash


© Tasnim News/AFP | Smoke billows from destroyed train carriages following an accident in Semnan province, some 250 kms east of the Iranian capital Tehran, on November 25, 2016… 191 more words

Iran's supreme leader criticizes US presidential candidates

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — It seems everyone has an opinion about the U.S. presidential election, including Iran’s supreme leader.

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei criticized both Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump in a speech Wednesday marking the 1979 takeover of the U.S. 227 more words


Iranian Commander Threatens to Close Strait of Hormuz to US

The Associated Press

TEHRAN, Iran — The deputy commander of Iran’s powerful Revolutionary Guard said Iranian forces will close the strategic Strait of Hormuz to the United States and its allies if they “threaten” the Islamic Republic, Iranian state media reported on Wednesday. 480 more words

Rouhani Says Iran Not a Threat, Wants Interaction With World


APRIL 7, 2016, 4:12 A.M. E.D.T.

ANKARA — Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday his country was not a threat to any other nation and that it wanted interaction with the rest of the world, state TV reported. 207 more words