• Smoke rises from clashes near Falluja, Iraq, May 25, 2016. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
    Presence of famous Iranian general in Iraq has Sunni’s up in arms

    Sunni politicians in Iraq condemned on Saturday a visit by Iranian General Qassem Soleimani to Shi'ite paramilitary forces fighting alongside the Iraqi army to drive Islamic State militants out of the Sunni city of Falluja.

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    Hardliner elected as head of Iran’s top clerical body

    A powerful anti-Western cleric was chosen on Tuesday as the head of Iran’s new Assembly of Experts, in a sign that hardliners are still in firm control of the body in charge of choosing the next supreme...

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    Iran Deal Propaganda Money Made Its Way All Around Washington

    A Washington, D.C., non-profit that allegedly acted as a key proxy for the Obama administration to help push the Iran nuclear deal reportedly spent millions on various media outlets in order to promote reporting and analysis of the...

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    Congressman warns Iran’s treatment of U.S. sailors will shock nation

    (TRUNEWS) A member of the House Armed Services Committee has claimed the classified details behind Iran’s treatment of U.S. sailors captured by Iran in January will shock the nation. Rep. Randy Forbes (R – VA.) told the...

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  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem January 31, 2016. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
    Netanyahu slams Iran over Holocaust cartoon contest

    (TRUNEWS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is angry over a cartoon contest in Iran mocking the Nazi genocide during World War II where 6 million Jews were killed, according to the Associated Press. He made remarks during...

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    Iran threatening to “drown” U.S. warships.

    (TRUNEWS) Iran is threatening to sink U.S. warships, claiming they have secret weapons ready to go. A top general told Iranian state-run media that the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps could “drown” the ships. “We have informed Americans...

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    Iran tests another ballistic missile, putting Israel at risk

    Iran claims to have tested a ballistic missile with a range of about 1,250 miles –which puts Israel and some U.S. military bases within striking distance. Tasnim news agency made the claim Monday and said the test was...

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    Iran threatens U.S. with Strait of Hormuz closure

    (TRUNEWS) Iran has promised to close the Strait of Hormuz if they feel “threatened” by the U.S. or its allies. “We have to counter any harmful and ill-intended passage through Strait of Hormuz. We warn the U.S. and its allies...

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    Dollar, Demand Creates Oil Price Tug-of-War

    Crude futures edged up on Tuesday due to a weaker dollar and hopes for an easing of the global oil glut, although gains were capped by concerns that a battle for market share between Saudi Arabia and...

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    Haggith: Iran Gave Doha Oil Meeting the Slip

    David Haggith, financial commentator, TRUNEWS guest, and author of ‘The Great Recession Blog’ shares his insights on why the much-vaunted oil meeting in Doha last week failed to produce the forecasted results: As predicted relentlessly here, the scuttled meeting...

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