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Iran Nuclear Deal


 1 yr | Iran eyes nuclear-powered ships in retaliation to U.S. sanctions

              Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has ordered the country's scientists to begin preparations to develop nuclear-powered ships after the U.S. Congress voted to renew sanctions against Iran, which Iran considers to be a violation of the nuclear deal. (more)   

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 2 yrs | Iran releases 4 Americans in hostage exchange

              Journalist Jason Rezaian has been freed after being jailed in Tehran, Iran for 545 days, along with three other American hostages. The exchange was made for seven Iranian hostages being held in the U.S.   

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 2 yrs | IAEA confirms Iran’s compliance with nuclear deal, triggering sanctions relief

              The International Atomic Energy Agency has confirmed that Iran has completed the necessary preparatory steps to start the implementation of the nuclear deal with world powers, triggering sanctions relief. (more)   

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 2 yrs | Iran nuclear deal survives key vote in U.S. Senate

              U.S. Senate Democrats have blocked a Republican-backed measure that aimed to derail the nuclear deal between world powers and Iran. Republicans needed 60 votes in favor to advance a resolution of disapproval but fell two votes short in a 58-42 vote. Four Democratic senators voted in favor of the Republican measure, while all 42 votes in opposition of the disapproval resolution were from Democrats or independents who typically back Democratic initiatives. The defeat of the resolution is a key victory for President Barack Obama, as it guarantees that the disapproval legislation will not reach his desk, allowing him to move forward and scale back sanctions. (more)   

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 2 yrs | U.S. House Speaker Boehner says Republicans “will use every tool” available to stop, slow, delay implementation of Iran nuclear deal - Reuters

  United States        97 UPDATES




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