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Senior Iranian IRGC Commander Killed in Iraq - Report

A senior commander of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) was killed west of the Iraqi city of Mosul, Iran's state-run Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.

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McCain: Trump's Middle East Trip Sends Strong Message to the Iranian Regime

US Senator John McCain said that Donald Trump’s trip to Saudi Arabia sends a strong message to the Iranian Regime that the US and its allies are ready to fight Iran’s destabilisation of the Middle East.

The Arizona Republican told Fox News Sunday: "There's no doubt that if we're going to impede the Iranian's continued efforts to exert, certainly, significant strength in the region that this is an important step forward."

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Tehran Ignores White House Warnings to Defend Missile Program, Regional Activities

By INU Staff

INU - In a victory speech following the confirmation of his reelection on Saturday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that the nation had chosen “the path of interaction with the world, away from violence and extremism.” Some elements of the White House seemed to make a show of taking the claims seriously. For instance, Al Jazeera quoted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson as saying that he hoped Iran would demonstrate its commitment by bringing an end to its ballistic missile program.

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U. S. Considers Designating IRGC as Terrorist Group

A proposal that could designate Iran’s powerful Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist organization is under review in Washington.  Several U.S. government agencies have been consulted about such a proposal, according to officials, and if it is implemented, it would add to the measures already imposed by the U.S. on individuals and entities linked to the IRGC. Officials indicate that the proposal would likely come in the form of an executive order. Last week, Reuters reported that officials were debating the proposal, but a decision appears to have been indefinitely postponed.

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Iranian Spies: Credible Threat or Smoke and Mirrors?

We hear a lot about the Iranian Regime’s international network of spies and their support for terrorism around the globe, but how worried should we really be? Track Persia has completed an investigation into the threat posed by the Iranian Regime and what the international community should be worried about.

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Iran Sets Scene for Assassination

Iran is known for its terrorist activities across the Middle East and the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson recently named the country as the “leading state sponsor of terror through many platforms and methods”. 

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Iran Breaking News - Protest gathering by families of political prisoners in front of Rouhani's office

 According to latest news from Iran, more than 100 families of political prisoners in Iran, in particular the families of Ward 350...

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