Iran

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AP
February 19, 2020 - 7:30 am
Iran's foreign minister said Wednesday that he believes his recent meeting with a U.S. senator from Connecticut had spooked the Trump administration because it was an opportunity to talk directly to ``the American nation.''
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AP
July 18, 2019 - 8:15 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) - A U.S. warship on Thursday destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz after it threatened the ship, President Donald Trump said. The incident marked a new escalation of tensions between the countries less than one month after Iran downed an American drone in the same...
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AP
June 28, 2019 - 5:51 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) - Political unease over the White House's tough talk against Iran is reviving questions about President Donald Trump's ability to order military strikes without approval from Congress. The Senate fell short Friday, in a 50-40 vote, on an amendment to a sweeping Defense bill that...
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