In our news wrap Monday, President Trump again talked of shutting down the government over border security. On Sunday, he floated the idea unless Democrats vote to fund a border wall and other security measures. Also, the president offered to…
For months, the Trump administration has targeted Iran with a campaign of pressure. Then overnight, President Trump took it a step further, threatening war, in response to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani threatening the U.S. in an address. Nick Schifrin reports…
By Nasser Karimi, Zeke Miller, Will Lester, Associated Press
Trump's bellicose, all-caps challenge addressed to President Hassan Rouhani followed a speech by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in which he accused Iran's leadership of massive corruption and widespread rights abuses and urged Iranians to rise up in protest.
By Associated Press
Press secretary Sarah Sanders says that "if anybody's inciting anything, look no further than to Iran."…
Iranian lawmakers expressed outright fury over the U.S. decision to walk away from the 2015 nuclear agreement. Iran's supreme leader was no more measured, lashing out at President Trump and accusing him of lying. William Brangham gets analysis on what’s…
By Nasser Karimi, Amir Vahdat, Associated Press
The government backlash reflected broad public anger in Iran over Trump's decision, which threatens to destroy the landmark agreement.
By Amir Vahdat, Nasser Karimi, Associated Press
Iran's president on Tuesday warned the country could face "some problems," just hours before President Donald Trump was to announce whether he is pulling America out of the nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers.
By Dan Cooney
“These protests are fueled by anger,” NYT Tehran Bureau Chief Thomas Erdbrink said.
By Pavni Mittal
In his first speech since anti-establishment protests flared across the country, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said people were free to protest.
Russian President Vladimir Putin declared the end of Syria’s civil war was in sight as he hosted Iran’s Hassan Rouhani and Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdoğan at the Sochi Summit, a meeting that didn’t include the U.S. As Syrian opposition members…
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