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No one can undo benefits of Iran deal: President Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the advantages that Iran gleaned from a 2015 multilateral nuclear agreement are “irreversible” and no one can roll back the positive results of the accord. President Rouhani made the remarks in a ceremony marking the beginning of the new educational year for universities at the Tehran ...

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US approves $15bn THAAD missile system sale to Saudi Arabia

The government of US President Donald Trump has approved a $15 billion sale of Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile systems to Saudi Arabia, a move that the State Department says is aimed at addressing the kingdom’s regional concerns. “This sale furthers US national security and foreign policy interests, ...

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Iran’s exports steady as US targets oil revenues

Iran exported 2.25 million barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil to customers in Asia and Europe in September, data released by the Ministry of Petroleum showed on Saturday. The country also shipped 430,000 bpd of condensate to its clients in Asia where South Korea alone took half of the ...

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Google to use balloons to give Puerto Rico cell service

The US Federal Communications Commission said late on Friday it had approved Alphabet Inc’s application to provide emergency cellular service to Puerto Rico through balloons. In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico has struggled to regain communications services. The FCC said on Friday that 83 percent of cell sites ...

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IAEA stresses confidentiality of Iran data, rejects criticism

The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has rejected criticism that the organization under his watch is being “too soft” on Iran. In an interview with The Los Angeles Times, which was published on Friday, IAEA Director-General Yukiya Amano was asked whether critics had a point in purporting that the agency ...

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