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US lawmakers introduce bill to block Saudi Arabia’s pursuit of nukes 18 Apr 2021

US lawmakers introduce bill to block Saudi Arabia’s pursuit of nukes

A group of American lawmakers has put forward a draft legislation that seeks to prevent Saudi Arabia from acquiring nuclear weapons amid reports about suspected attempts by the kingdom to process uranium and move toward the development of atomic bombs.

US war on Afghanistan cost $2.26 trillion and still rising 18 Apr 2021

US war on Afghanistan cost $2.26 trillion and still rising

America’s nearly 20-year military occupation of Afghanistan has cost the country $2.26 trillion, a new study finds, further insisting that the costs will continue to accumulate even after the US total withdrawal from the war-ravaged country later this year, as pledged by Washington.

Beijing censures ‘too negative’ US policy toward China 17 Apr 2021

Beijing censures ‘too negative’ US policy toward China

A top Chinese diplomat has denounced as “too negative" the US policy toward his country, saying the administration in Washington is more focused on confrontation rather than cooperation with Beijing.

Norway to allow US to build military facilities on its soil 17 Apr 2021

Norway to allow US to build military facilities on its soil

Norway has signed an agreement with the US to build facilities on its airfields and a naval base amid growing tensions between the US-led military alliance and neighboring Russia.

Moscow asks 10 American diplomats to leave Russia 17 Apr 2021

Moscow asks 10 American diplomats to leave Russia

Russia has ordered 10 American diplomats to leave the country after the United States expelled the same number of Russian diplomats over what Washington alleged as malign actions, saying that the US ambassador should also go back home for some consultations.

Pompeo and his wife misused State Department funds 17 Apr 2021

Pompeo and his wife misused State Department funds

A US government watchdog has found that former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his wife Susan misused State Department funds by having staff carrying out personal tasks more than 100 times.

U.S. to Benefit Talks of Attrition 17 Apr 2021
By: Hamid Reza Naghashian

U.S. to Benefit Talks of Attrition

The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei on his Wednesday remarks said officials have decided to continue talks with P4+1 countries on the JCPOA but warned against protraction of talks and once again reiterated that Iran would only return to its commitments under the accord once it has verified that all U.S. sanctions have been removed.

U.S. Police fatally shoot Black man, protests erupt 13 Apr 2021

U.S. Police fatally shoot Black man, protests erupt

 Protests erupted against police when an officer fatally shot a young Black man after stopping his vehicle for a traffic violation on Sunday about 10 miles (16 km) from where George Floyd was killed during an arrest in Minneapolis last May.

U.S., Israeli regime fear likely Hamas victory in May elections 13 Apr 2021

U.S., Israeli regime fear likely Hamas victory in May elections

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and the Israeli regime’s Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi have reportedly expressed shared concerns about potential victory of the Palestinian Hamas Islamic resistance movement in upcoming parliamentary elections in the occupied territories.

Zarif says European Union losing relevance 13 Apr 2021

Zarif says European Union losing relevance

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday strongly condemned EU’s passiveness towards the sabotage act in the Natanz nuclear facility, stating that the European Union must be ashamed of itself and promised that Iran’s nuclear industry will come back stronger.