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Jon Stewart’s first movie tackles torture in Iran

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“Rosewater,” the first movie directed by “The Daily Show” host Jon Stewart, shows how it is possible to find humor and humanity even in the darkest of places. Continue reading

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U.S. soldiers were injured by Iraq chemical weapons, report shows

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American soldiers were exposed to chemical agents at the start of the 2003 Iraq War, sustaining injuries that they were instructed not to discuss. Continue reading

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U.S. and Iran Reach Historic Agreement Over Nuclear Program

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Over the weekend, the U.S. and Iran reached a historic agreement aimed at preventing Iran from obtaining a nuclear bomb. The deal halts…read more

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Progress in Nuclear Talks with Iran, but Still No Breakthroughs

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO New talks over Iran’s nuclear program recently concluded without any breakthroughs, but players on both sides called the meetings substantive and forward thinking.…read more

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Iran Elects New Reform-Minded President

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Big news from Iran, where voters elected Hassan Rouhani, a reform-minded cleric, to replace Mahmoud Ahmedinejad as Iran’s new president. Rouhani defeated more conservative candidates, who were…read more

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