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According to Iran's state-run IRNA news agency, its Ambassador to Pakistan, Mehdi Honardoost, was quoted as saying that Tehran had conveyed its concerns to Islamabad about the appointment of Pakistan's former army chief Gen Raheel Sharif as the head of the Saudi-led 39-nation Islamic military alliance. "We are concerned about this issue, that it may impact the unity of Islamic countries," Honardoost said.

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The recent Arab League Summit in Jordan had the effect of further isolating Iran in the Middle East. This was a conference in which more state leaders participated than for any previous gatherings.

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The Arab summit which took place in Jordan Wednesday, March 29, passed 15 resolutions, all devoted to an indictment of Iran, its Revolutionary Guards Corps and Lebanese surrogate, Hezbollah. This displayed the profound animosity of Arab-Iranian and the extent of the fracture between the Sunni and Shiite Muslim worlds.

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A new report by the Critical Threats Project of the American Enterprise Institute, reveals Iran’s increasing role in Yemen’s war.  This report details the transfer of Iranian drone technology, weapons and proxy forces to assist the country’s Shiite Houthi rebels

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 By INU Staff 

INU - On Monday and Tuesday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani led a delegation that included Foreign Minister Javad Zarif, as they met with Russian officials to discuss a range of issues including economic cooperation and mutual strategies in the Syrian Civil War, where both Iran and Russia have been instrumental to the defense of Bashar al-Assad’s government

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The regime in Tehran agreed to allow Iranian pilgrims to join this year’s hajj, which is good news. Still, Iran’s regime is facing a new balance of power in the Middle East and across the globe, as the Trump administration has begun overhauling the appeasement policy of his predecessor.

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