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The Guardian: UK Running out of Excuses for Crimes of US-Saudi Aggression

In its editorial The Guardian, a British newspaper, blamed Britain for the Saudi-UAE attack on the Yemeni city of Hodeidah. The newspaper blames the British, US and French weapons for many crimes against civilians in Yemen, and recently for the help of Western military training and advice. British and US ...

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French Initiative on ‘Iran Deal 2’ Unacceptable to Tehran – Senior Lawmaker

Paris is trying to convince signatories of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action to work out a new deal with Tehran, retaining the arrangements of the JCPOA while creating a more complete document which all parties, including the US, can agree on. Senior Iranian lawmaker Hossein Naghavi-Hosseini told Sputnik why ...

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Iran’s enrichment initiative within JCPOA: France

French Foreign Affairs Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian leaves the Elysee presidential palace in Paris after a weekly cabinet meeting on May 30, 2018 in Paris. (Photo by AFP) France says Iran’s preparatory works to resume uranium enrichment are not in violation of the 2015 nuclear deal it signed with world ...

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UK’s £850mn missile system enters service

The UK says its new £850 million missile defense system has completed all trials and is ready to be deployed across the world onboard the Royal Navy warships. Dubbed the Sea Ceptor, the missile system is designed to protect the Royal Navy from “intensifying threats,” British Secretary of Defense Gavin ...

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Putin, Macron Discuss Situation after US Withdrawal from JCPOA

Putin, Macron Discuss Situation after US Withdrawal from JCPOA Local Editor Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron discussed the situation after the US withdrawal from the Iranian nuclear deal, the Kremlin said Tuesday. “Vladimir Putin and Emmanuel Macron also exchanged views on the Syrian settlement, and ...

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Russia ’Not Supplying S-300 Systems to Syria’

There’s been much speculation circulating in the media around the possibility of Russia supplying its S-300 surface-to-air missile systems to Syria after the latter was attacked by three Western nations – the United States, France and the United Kingdom – in response to an alleged use of chemical weapons by ...

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Kremlin: Harmful Consequences Inevitable, If Iran Nuclear Deal Changed

The decision on whether the United States will remain in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) agreement governing Iran’s nuclear program will be announced on Tuesday. Changes to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action will inevitably lead to disastrous consequences; Russia therefore considers keeping the JCPOA in place the ...

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Boris Jonson: Britain has ‘no intention of walking away’ from the Iran nuclear deal

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says his government has “no intention of walking away” from the Iran nuclear agreement, despite President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the United States from the deal. Johnson who was speaking in Parliament told British MPs that the UK would “strive to preserve the gains” ...

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Share Turkey Rejects US Sanctions Threat over S-400 Deal

Turkey has dismissed Washington’s threats of imposing sanction on Ankara over its planned purchase of Russian S-400 missile defense system, insisting that it will not be deterred by such threats. “The ‘I will impose sanctions if you buy’ approach will not affect Turkey. Turkey will not accept this. If we ...

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UK will stick with Iran deal despite Israeli claims: Johnson

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has reaffirmed his country’s support for the landmark nuclear deal with Iran despite Israeli claims that Tehran had violated the 2015 agreement. Johnson said on Tuesday that the Iran nuclear deal was “based on tough verification,” and London would stick with it despite Israeli Prime ...

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