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Iran Warns U.S.: Seize Our Oil Tanker and There’ll Be Consequences

The U.S. says the ship is controlled by Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps, but a court in Gibraltar ruled it could set sail. Where it's going is a mystery.
Tim Hume
2 days ago
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The U.S. Just Slapped Sanctions on Iran's Top Diplomat

“The United States is sending a clear message to the Iranian regime that its recent behavior is completely unacceptable.”
Greg Walters
7.31.19
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Iran Says It's Arrested 17 U.S. "Spies" and Sentenced Some to Death

President Trump dismissed it as “just more lies and propaganda.”
Greg Walters
7.22.19
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Iran Says It Seized a British Oil Tanker

The incident comes a day after the U.S. said it shot down an Iranian drone.
Greg Walters
7.19.19
iran

Iran Says the U.S. Shot Down its Own Drone by Mistake

The U.S. claimed Thursday that it shot down an Iranian drone. Iran says all its drones are accounted for.
David Gilbert
7.19.19
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Trump Says the U.S. Navy Shot Down an Iranian Drone

The drone came within 1,000 yards of a U.S. worship in the Strait of Hormuz, Trump said Thursday.
Alex Lubben
7.18.19
iran

U.K. Accuses Iran of Attacking a British Oil Tanker

Days after UK Marines seized an Iranian tanker that was reportedly violating sanctions, Iran appears to have retaliated.
David Gilbert
VICE News
7.11.19
iran

The U.S. Plan to Protect Oil Tankers Might Accidentally Start a War With Iran

The Pentagon wants to put together a military coalition to protect tankers passing through crucial shipping lanes near Iran and Yemen.
David Gilbert
7.10.19
iran

Britain and Iran's Fight Over Oil Tankers Is Getting Serious

British Marines stormed an Iranian oil tanker. Now, an Iranian military commander has threatened to seize a British ship in retaliation.
Tim Hume
7.5.19
iran

Stuxnet, American Sanctions, and Cyberwar Are Legitimizing Iranian Internet Controls

The anxiety about cyberattacks and the perceived need for greater control in the wake of American economic sanctions has led to a loss of internet freedom in Iran.
Mahsa Alimardani
7.3.19
iran

Iran Says It's Ready to Resume Making Weapons-Grade Uranium

Tehran warns Europe that unless Iran gets relief from U.S. sanctions, it will resume enriching uranium in violation of the nuclear deal.
David Gilbert
7.3.19
iran

U.S. Cyberattack on Iran Just Put a Target on American Businesses

“There is a swathe of targets available to [Iran] with very simple tools and techniques”
David Gilbert
6.25.19
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