VOA News on Iran

General view of the debris of the Ukraine International Airlines, flight PS752, Boeing 737-800 plane that crashed after take…
Iran accidentally shot down the plane last week, killing 176 people
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Wed, 01/15/2020 - 07:47
FILE - In this photo released by the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, technicians work at the Arak heavy water reactor's secondary circuit as officials and media visit the site, near Arak., Dc. 23, 2019.
Israeli army intel says Iran will have enough uranium by year's end, but no delivery system
Linda Gradstein
Wed, 01/15/2020 - 07:11
Anti-government protesters attend a demonstration blaming the government for the delayed announcement of the unintentional…
Video vetted by VOA appears to show anti-government protesters holding Tuesday rallies at Tehran University, Amirkabir University, Shahid Beheshti University and Tehran University of Art
Michael Lipin
Wed, 01/15/2020 - 00:54
Senate Armed Services Committee member Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., speaks during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on "Nuclear Policy and Posture" on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Democratic senator says he has at least 51 votes to support a bipartisan resolution asserting that President Donald Trump must seek approval from Congress before engaging in further military action against Iran
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Tue, 01/14/2020 - 21:13
Families of Victims of Downed Plane Demand Accountability
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As families mourn loved ones, there is talk of monetary compensation for their loss
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Wed, 01/15/2020 - 12:28
Anti-Government Protests Spread as Iran Makes Arrests Over Plane Missile Strike
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Protesters chant 'resign' and 'death to liars'
Henry Ridgwell
Wed, 01/15/2020 - 12:20
Will Iran Protests Spark Popular Uprising?
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Iran's accidental downing of a Ukrainian airliner appears to have redirected public anger away from America's targeted killing of a top Iranian general and more toward Iran's leadership
Brian Padden
Tue, 01/14/2020 - 19:52
U.S. soldiers stand amid damage at a site of Iranian bombing at Ain al-Asad air base, in Anbar, Iraq, Jan. 13, 2020.
The US doesn't want to leave and open the door for Iraq to align with America's rivals
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Tue, 01/14/2020 - 12:46
FILE - In this photo released by the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, technicians work at the Arak heavy water reactor's secondary circuit as officials and media visit the site, near Arak., Dc. 23, 2019.
Move comes after Tehran’s decision to shrug off all restrictions placed on it under landmark international agreement that aimed to stop Iran developing nuclear weapons
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Tue, 01/14/2020 - 12:41
FILE - A worker uses steam to remove ice from a footpath in front of one of the venues of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, Jan. 13, 2020.
Iran's top diplomat will be sitting out the elite World Economic Forum next week in Davos, Switzerland, where President Donald Trump and other leaders are set to be high-profile attendees
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Tue, 01/14/2020 - 10:40
FILE - A rescue worker shows pictures of a girl recovered from a Ukrainian plane.
Announcement comes amid upswell of anger and protests by Iranians in recent days
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Tue, 01/14/2020 - 09:37
European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell is surrounded by reporters at the European parliament, Jan.14, 2020.
European signatories to nuclear deal say they have no choice after Iran took 'increasingly severe' steps away from its responsibilities
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Tue, 01/14/2020 - 09:14
In this photo released by official website of the Office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani speaks in a…
Iranian judiciary spokesman said some people have been arrested for their role in shooting down the plane
Michael Lipin
Tue, 01/14/2020 - 06:16
Iranian Police Deny Shooting at Protesters
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Iranian protesters rallied for the third day after the government admitted shooting down a Ukrainian plane
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Mon, 01/13/2020 - 23:12
People gather for a candlelight vigil to remember the victims of the Ukraine plane crash, at the gate of Amri Kabir University…
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Tensions escalated recently after the the U.S. conducted a targeted killing of a top Iranian commander in Iraq
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Mon, 01/13/2020 - 23:07