VOA News on Iran

The domestically built mobile missile system Bavar-373 is displayed on the National Defense Industry Day in Tehran, Iran, Aug. 22, 2019.
Domestically built mobile surface-to-air system unveiled on country's National Defense Industry Day and at a time of rising tension between Tehran and Washington
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Thu, 08/22/2019 - 08:27
FILE - An Iraqi army soldier stands guard near a U.S.-made Iraqi Air Force F-16 fighter jet at the Balad Air Base, Iraq, Feb. 13, 2018. Arab media reported a drone strike Tuesday on the area near the base.
Iraqi analysts say the blast at the Shi'ite militia arms depot outside Balad Air Base was the fourth such attack in recent weeks
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Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:40
A supertanker hosting an Iranian flag is seen on the water in the British territory of Gibraltar, Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019.
Deputy Foreign Minister Miltiadis Varvitsiotis said Athens is under pressure from US authorities, which claim the Iran-flagged Adrian Darya 1 is tied to a sanctioned organization
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Wed, 08/21/2019 - 13:12
US Air Force Drone aircraft
The drone was hit by a surface-to-air missile in the country’s southeast, according to reports
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Wed, 08/21/2019 - 11:29
FILE - Iranian and U.S. banknotes are on display at a currency exchange shop in downtown Tehran, Iran.
Iran's rial has sharply depreciated as a result of President Trump's decision in 2018 to pull out of a landmark nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers and reimpose sanctions
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Wed, 08/21/2019 - 08:16
FILE - People supporting Iranian women hold a banner at the stands during the group B match between Morocco and Iran at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, June 15, 2018.
Iranian women have long been barred from watching men's teams play
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By Reuters
Tue, 08/20/2019 - 21:13
Secretary-General of the U.N. António Guterres, right, greets U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during his visit to attend a meeting of the U.N. Security Council on the Mideast, Aug. 20, 2019 in New York.
US secretary of state says world cannot afford to ignore actions of Iran and its proxies
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Tue, 08/20/2019 - 20:47