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April 23, 2020
Top Iranian general warns U.S. against 'dangerous behavior' in Persian Gulf after Trump threat
ISTANBUL — A top Iranian general warned the United States on Thursday, April 23, against "dangerous behavior" in the Persian Gulf, saying that...
April 23, 2020 - 7:29am
April 22, 2020
Trump instructs the Navy to 'shoot down and destroy' Iranian gunboats that 'harass' U.S. ships
President Donald Trump said Wednesday he has instructed the Navy to "shoot down and destroy" any Iranian gunboats that "harass" U.S. ships following what U.S. officials described as a provocative encounter last week in the Persian Gulf.
April 22, 2020 - 9:13am
April 15, 2020
Iranian ships harassed American vessels in Persian Gulf, military says
The U.S. military on Wednesday denounced what it described as provocative maneuvers by Iranian vessels near American naval and Coast Guard ships in the Persian Gulf. In a statement, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command said 11 small vessels belonging to Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps...
April 15, 2020 - 9:26pm
March 29, 2020
As coronavirus cases explode in Iran, U.S. sanctions hinder its access to drugs and medical equipment
ISTANBUL - Sweeping U.S. sanctions are hampering Iranian efforts to import medicine and other medical supplies to confront one of the largest coronavirus outbreaks in the world, health workers and sanctions experts say. The broad U.S. restrictions on Iran's banking system and the...
March 29, 2020 - 11:56am
March 25, 2020
Robert Levinson, a retired FBI agent who vanished in 2007, died in Iranian custody, his family says
Robert Levinson, a retired FBI agent who went missing in Iran 13 years ago, has died in Iranian custody, his family said Wednesday in a statement.The heart-rending statement, posted on the family's Help Bob Levinson Facebook page and website, said that information they received from...
March 25, 2020 - 10:09pm
March 13, 2020
U.S. counters Iraq's condemnations of strikes on Iran-backed militias
LONDON - The United States and Iraq on Friday wrangled over the impact of airstrikes to avenge the deaths of coalition soldiers this week, with...
March 13, 2020 - 7:58am
February 24, 2020
U.S., global markets plunge as coronavirus cases spike, creating 'economic pandemic'
Financial markets plunged Monday as the spread of the coronavirus that has ravaged China threatens economic havoc on a global scale. The Dow Jones industrial average sank by more than 1,000 points, or 3.6%, to close at 27,961.01 after Wall Street interpreted new disease clusters in...
February 24, 2020 - 8:19pm
February 14, 2020
White House memo on Soleimani strike makes no mention of imminent threat
WASHINGTON - A White House memo justifying the U.S. strike that killed Iranian military leader Qasem Soleimani in early January makes no mention of an imminent threat, which was President Donald Trump's rationale for the attack. The two-page memo made public by the House Foreign Affairs...
February 14, 2020 - 5:07pm
January 30, 2020
House passes measures seeking to restrain Trump on Iran
WASHINGTON - The House approved two measures Thursday aimed at restraining President Donald Trump from targeting Iran militarily, as lawmakers clamor to force his administration to consult Congress before taking actions that could provoke a war.
January 30, 2020 - 8:48pm
House to vote on measures seeking to restrain Trump on Iran
WASHINGTON — The House is expected to pass two bills Thursday, Jan. 30, that seek to restrain President Donald Trump's ability to target Iran militarily, as lawmakers continue to insist that the administration consult them before taking action that could lead toward war.
January 30, 2020 - 10:42am
January 25, 2020
Shaw: Forgive me for not feeling safer
FARGO -- The Trump administration claims the world is a safer place after the killing of Iranian Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani, but it sure doesn’t...
January 25, 2020 - 10:01am
January 22, 2020
As Trump says injuries suffered by U.S. troops in Iranian attack are 'not serious,' Pentagon offers few details
President Donald Trump on Wednesday addressed injuries suffered by U.S. troops in Iran's recent ballistic missile attacks in Iraq, saying that he can report "it is not very serious" and that defense officials told him about them days after the fact. "I heard that they had headaches...
January 22, 2020 - 5:03pm
Retired UW-River Falls professor says Iranians 'don't have answers' amid tumult
RIVER FALLS, Wis. — Reza Rahgozar knew tensions were high when he flew home this month from his native Iran. Iranian general Qasem Soleimani...
January 22, 2020 - 12:15pm
January 17, 2020
11 U.S. troops needed treatment after Iranian missile attack, Pentagon says
BAGHDAD - Eleven U.S. military personnel required medical treatment outside Iraq after Iranian missile strikes, defense officials said, reversing...
January 17, 2020 - 7:23am
January 14, 2020
Senate resolution to limit Trump's military authority on Iran has enough GOP votes to pass, key Democrats say
WASHINGTON - The Senate is poised to formally counter President Donald Trump's ability to initiate further military action against Iran, as four...
January 14, 2020 - 2:52pm