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Fmr CIA chief of station: ‘Encouraging’ that Iran is unloading missiles from its boats

Iran’s decision to remove missiles from two of its boats indicated the rogue nation was de-escalating tensions surrounding its nuclear program, former CIA Chief of Station Daniel Hoffman said on Saturday. Continue reading

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Hans von Spakovsky, Charles Stimson: The Trump administration can bring justice to Iran for its role in 1983 Beirut bombing

The Marines who died in Beirut deserve justice. The Justice Department and the Trump administration can help to achieve it. Continue reading

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US warns commercial flights near Persian Gulf could be ‘misidentified,’ amid tensions with Iran

Commercial airliners flying over the wider Persian Gulf could be “misidentified” and targeted amid the increasing escalation between the U.S. and Iran, American diplomats sad in a warning on Saturday. Continue reading

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Rep. Tulsi Gabbard warns war with Iran would make Iraq War ‘look like a cakewalk’

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D, HI, said she looks forward to a briefing next week that will provide more clarity on the rising tensions between the United States and Iran, and warned that a war with the country would dwarf the challenges we faced during our pr… Continue reading

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Pompeo slams Kerry over meeting with Iranians, undermining Trump administration: ‘It’s time to get off the stage’

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo slammed his predecessor John Kerry, telling him “it’s time to get off the stage” and stop inappropriately engaging with foreign leaders while undermining the Trump administration’s foreign policy. Continue reading

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Iran’s top general tells Iraqi militias to prep for ‘proxy war’ amid US-Iran tensions

A top Iranian general has told Iran-backed militias in Iraq to “prepare for proxy war” in the wake of heightened tensions between Iran and the U.S., which accused the militias of moving missiles toward American forces. Continue reading

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Trump’s Iran stance is the right one amid increasing tensions: Rick Scott

President Trump is correct to stand up to Iran, as the Rouhani government is contributing to tensions in both the Middle East and in its support for the Maduro regime in Venezuela. Continue reading

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America needs to ‘be the adult in the room’ with Iran, says House Democrat Houlahan

As rising tensions between the United States and Iran have prompted American officials to order non-emergency personnel out of Iraq, Rep. Chrissy Houlahan, D, Pa., argued that the safety of Americans a top priority, but it’s crucial not to provoke Iran. Continue reading

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Rep. Gallagher: Threat from Iran to US troops, allies is ‘credible’ and ‘multi-faceted’

Wisconsin Rep. Mike Gallagher said the threat from Iran to U.S. forces and our allies is “credible” and “multi-faceted” and the Trump administration is responding to Tehran’s “provocations.” Continue reading

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USS Abraham Lincoln on station in Arabian Sea two weeks early to deter Iran: officials

The USS Abraham Lincoln is now on station in the northern Arabian Sea, two weeks early to deter Iran, multiple U.S. defense officials have told Fox News. Continue reading

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UK follows US lead, raises threat level in Iraq due to threat from Iran

The United Kingdom increased the threat level for its forces and diplomats in Iraq due to the increasing threat from Iran. Continue reading

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Sen. McSally defends John Bolton on Iran, says US doesn’t want war: ‘Stop playing politics’

U.S. Sen. Martha McSally on Wednesday blasted those who’ve criticized National Security Adviser John Bolton as a “war monger” amid rising tensions between the U.S. and Iran. Continue reading

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Sen. Ernst on US pulling embassy personnel from Iraq: We’d only evacuate in case of ‘imminent threat’

U.S. officials would only order diplomats to leave the American embassy in Iraq “if there had been an imminent threat,” Senate Armed Services Committee Member Joni Ernst said.  Continue reading

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Trump rips New York Times and Washington Post over reports of White House discord on Iran

President Trump on Wednesday trashed The Washington Post and The New York Times for reporting on alleged infighting within the White House over the administration’s policy in the Middle East. Continue reading

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Sen. Thom Tillis: Iran funnels hundreds of millions into terrorist organizations

Sen. Thom Tillis, R, N.C., Wednesday defended recent action taken by President Trump in response to “credible threats” from Iran and spoke out against the country’s state-sponsored terrorism. Continue reading

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Former Trump National Security spokesperson: The president ‘doesn’t want a war with Iran’

A former national security spokesperson says President Trump doesn’t want to go to war with Iran, but understands the need to stand up to the country which has engaged in a “low-intensity conflict” with the United States for the last 50 years. Continue reading

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Mike Pompeo said Iran-backed militias moved rockets near American bases in Iraq

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Iraqi officials that U.S. intelligence showed Iran-backed militias moved missiles near bases housing American forces, a revelation that came just hours after all non-emergency personnel at the U.S. Embassy in Iraq wa… Continue reading

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Cotton says America would win war against Iran in ‘two strikes’

Arkansas Republican Sen. Tom Cotton predicted in a recent interview that the U.S. would win a war against Iran in “two strikes.” Continue reading

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US non-essential personnel ordered to leave Iraq Embassy, consulate

The State Department has ordered all non-emergency personnel at the U.S. Embassy and consulate in Iraq to leave the country amid rising tensions between the U.S. and Iran, the agency said in a security alert on its website early Wednesday morning. The … Continue reading

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Gen. Jack Keane says report Trump has updated plans to send 100,000 troops to Iran is ‘distortion of what really happens’

Retired four-star Gen. Jack Keane blasted the report that the Trump administration has updated plans to send more than 100,000 troops to counter Iran if necessary. Continue reading

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