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UN Calls For Probe Of Saudi Prince's Role In Jamal Khashoggi Death
An independent U.N. human rights expert cited "credible evidence" of the possible role of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the journalist's death.
Pompeo On Rising Tensions Against Iran
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo addressed the ongoing tensions with Iran.
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Iranian President Says Iran 'Will Not Wage War Against Any Nation'
By Babak Dehghanpisheh and Sylvia Westall, Reuters
President Hassan Rouhani's comments came a day after the U.S. announced the deployment of more troops to the Middle East.
Trump Administration To Deploy 1,000 Additional Troops To Middle East
By Parisa Hafezi and Steve Holland, Reuters
The Pentagon announced Monday the deployment of about 1,000 American troops to the Middle East, citing concerns about a potential threat from Iran.
Pompeo Blames Iran For Oil Tanker Attacks
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is blaming Iran for the destruction of Norwegian-owned and Japanese-owned oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman.
Joe Biden Says He's Ready To Handle The World. He Got Iraq Wrong Three Times.
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
After voting for the Iraq War, Biden tried to drastically reorganize the country along ethnic and sectarian lines and helped lay the groundwork for ISIS to thrive.
Pompeo Claims There's 'No Doubt' Iran Attacked Tankers, But U.S. Allies Want Proof
Casting the Trump administration's credibility gap into sharp relief, allies like Japan and Germany have demanded more "credible" evidence to support the U.S. claim.
Iran Says It Will Break Uranium Stockpile Limit Agreed On In Nuclear Deal
By Nasser Karimi and Jon Gambrell, AP
The announcement indicated Iran's determination to break from the 2015 nuclear accord, which has unraveled since the Trump administration pulled America out.
Israel Announces Golan Heights Settlement To Be Named After Trump
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu unveiled a sign Sunday calling a settlement in the disputed Golan Heights territory "Trump Heights."
Mike Pompeo Calls On Foreign Leaders To Unite Over Alleged Oil Attacks
By Ellen Knickmeyer, AP
“We are going to work to build out a set of countries that have deep vested interest in keeping that strait open to help us do that,” Pompeo said.
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Pompeo Blames Iran For Taliban Attack As Administration 'Itches For War,' Says Expert
The Trump administration's credibility muddies the waters in the Gulf of Oman tanker attacks.
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Sudan's Crisis Puts The Country On The Brink Of Disaster
After ousting a long-reigning dictator, Sudan's protest movement fears the military is gripping onto power.
Oil Tanker Owner Contradicts White House On Explosive In Mideast Ship Attack
The U.S. says it was a limpet mine attached to the ship in the Gulf of Oman. The Japanese vessel's owner says something flew toward the ship.
Sudan Military Meets U.S. Diplomats While Bashir Charged With Corruption
By Khalid Abdelaziz, Reuters
Sudan's bloodshed has prompted concern from world powers like the U.S., which just appointed an envoy to the country on Wednesday.
Pompeo: Iran Is To Blame For Attacks On Oil Tankers In Gulf Of Oman
The Secretary of State said the attacks are part of a “campaign” of “escalating tension” by Iran.
2 Oil Tankers Attacked, Sparking Oil Supply Fears
By Lisa Barrington and Rania El Gamal, Reuters
The attacks were the second in a month near the Strait of Hormuz, a major strategic waterway for world oil supplies.
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Supreme Court Declines To Take Up Guantanamo Bay Detainee Appeal
By Lawrence Hurley, Reuters
Yemeni-born Moath Hamza Ahmed al Alwi has been held at the naval base without charge since 2001.
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Senators Want To Block Trump From Selling Arms To Saudi Arabia Without Their Approval
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), a close ally of the president, is on board.
Mike Pompeo Says U.S. Is Prepared For Iran Talks With 'No Preconditions'
By Matthew Lee, AP
The U.S. secretary of state said Sunday that the Trump administration will still pressure the Islamic Republic to change its behavior in the Middle East.
Israel Calls New Elections As Netanyahu Fails To Meet Coalition Deadline
Israel's Parliament voted to dissolve itself after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to form a government.
Netanyahu Hours Away From Deadline For Forming Coalition Government
By Jeffrey Heller, Reuters
Israel's Parliament was poised to vote on dissolving itself and calling a new election if no deal was struck.
Twitter And Facebook Crack Down On Iran-Linked Disinformation Scheme
More than 2,800 deceptive Twitter accounts were deleted, along with numerous Facebook accounts, pages and groups.
Trump Defies Congress And Invokes Emergency To Sell Arms To Saudis, Senators Say
Congressional opposition to military support for Saudi Arabia has been growing, and lawmakers have blocked about $2 billion in weapon sales.
Pentagon Draws Plan To Send 10,000 Troops To Middle East
The Pentagon has drawn plans to send 10,000 troops to the Middle East. The decision has yet to be finalized by the White House.
Pentagon Considers Plan To Send Up To 10,000 Troops to Middle East
By Lolita C. Baldor, AP
The Pentagon will propose to the White House to send thousands of American soldiers overseas to defend against potential Iranian threats, officials said.
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Feds Say Hamas Supporter Conducted Instagram Poll On Bombing Trump Tower
Ryan J. Reilly
The FBI arrested 20-year-old Jonathan Xie, saying he donated to Hamas, lied on an application to enlist in the Army, and threatened supporters of Israel.
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