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Missile components for Iran seized at Heathrow Airport

By Damien McElroy Source: The National Shipment bound for Iran stopped after suspicions raised that material would be used for sanctions busting British officials seized dual-use components destined for Iran’s missile industry at the country’s biggest airport …

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What Trump Could Do For Iran

By Amir Taheri Source: Asharq Al-Awsat “To resist or not to resist?” In Tehran’s political circles these days that is the question. The prospect of fresh sanctions to be imposed by the United States and its …

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Why is MEK Group So Unpopular Among Iranians?

By Babak Taghvaee Source: The Global Post Despite all the efforts, the exiled Iranian political-militant organization Mojahedin-e Khalqm’s (MEK) remains unpopular among ordinary Iranians, Iranian dissidents, and opposition figures in the United States.   When the U.S. …

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Iran: Neither Bread nor Freedom

by Ali Alfoneh August 1, 2018 Source: The Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington On July 31, the Islamic Republic was once again shaken by rallies beginning in Gohardasht, in Alborz province, and Isfahan, the third largest …

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