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May 22

Iranian people will punch U.S. Secretary of State in the mouth - Iranian commander

The Iranian people will punch the U.S. Secretary of State in the mouth in response to a new American plan to pressure Iran, a senior Revolutionary Guards commander said on Tuesday.

Artsrun Pivazyan

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Geopolitics

May 22

China to Australia: Remove "coloured glasses" to get ties back on track

Australia should remove its “coloured glasses” to get relations back on track with major trading partner China, the Chinese government’s top diplomat Wang Yi has told his Australian counterpart on the sidelines of a G20 meeting in Argentina.

Karen Grigoryan

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China , G20

May 22

Foreign media head to North Korea in sign nuclear shutdown will go ahead

A group of roughly two dozen journalists from Western and Chinese news organisations departed for North Korea on Tuesday to witness the closure of its nuclear test site, an indication that the shut-down will go ahead.

Karen Grigoryan

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North Korea

May 22

Five killed, 20 wounded by Houthi missile in Yemen's city of Marib

At least five people were killed and 20 wounded by a Houthi missile fired at the Yemeni city of Marib, security and medical sources told Reuters on Tuesday.

Karen Grigoryan

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Incidents

Yemen war , saudia arabia

May 22

Iran condemns US threats of 'strongest sanctions'

ranian President Hassan Rouhani has launched a personal attack on Mike Pompeo after the Secretary of State promised the US would be imposing "the strongest sanctions in history" on his country.

Karen Grigoryan

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Geopolitics

US , Iran

May 22

Abbas 'suffering from pneumonia but improving'

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is suffering from a lung infection thought to be pneumonia but his condition is said to be improving

Karen Grigoryan

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Incidents

Mahmoud Abbas

May 22

German firms can't be totally shielded from U.S. Iran move - minister

The German government will help German firms with business in Iran where it can, but cannot entirely shield them from the U.S. decision to quit the Iran nuclear deal and reimpose sanctions against Tehran, the economy minister told a newspaper.

Karen Grigoryan

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Iran , Germany , USA , nuclear deal

May 21

Maduro confronts worsening international backlash on day after re-election

Venezuelans will have to live with another six years of Maduro’s government, even if abstention rose to 52% — the highest since 1958.

vahe.abovyan

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Country politics

Venezuela

May 21

German foreign minister says to meet with Pompeo over Iran deal

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Monday he will travel to Washington to meet with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to discuss Washington’s stance on an international nuclear deal with Iran.

vahe.abovyan

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Geopolitics

May 21

With North Korea summit on shaky ground, Trump to press South Korean leader

Three weeks before an unprecedented U.S.-North Korea summit is supposed to take place

vahe.abovyan

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North Korea , USA

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