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Former US president Carter admitted to hospital for brain procedure

Tue, 12 Nov 2019 - 10:36 GMT

The pressure was caused by bleeding from his recent falls, the center said. Carter, 95, will undergo the procedure Tuesday morning.

OPEC set to extend oil supply cut as Iran endorses pact

Mon, 01 Jul 2019 - 09:51 GMT

OPEC and its allies look set to extend oil supply cuts this week at least until the end of 2019 as Iran joined top producers Saudi Arabia.

Russia says it is possible to discuss Iran deal's future without U.S.: RIA

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 11:05 GMT

Russian Acting Deputy Foreign Minister said it was possible to discuss the future of the Iran nuclear deal without the participation of the United States.

US military opens new, but risky front in Afghan air war

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 - 10:29 GMT

As the US military opens a new front in its air war in Afghanistan, experts are warning of the risk of alienating the local population.

U.S. Navy plane crashes in Philippine Sea with 11 crew and passengers

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 - 10:02 GMT

A U.S. Navy transport plane carrying 11 people crashed in the Philippines Sea south of Japan as it flew to the aircraft carrier the USS Ronald Reagan.

Iran promises "crushing" response if U.S. designates Guards a terrorist group

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 - 12:24 GMT

Iran promised on Monday to give a "crushing" response if the United States designated its elite Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist group.

At U.N., Trump warns U.S. may have to "totally destroy" North Korea

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 - 03:37 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump warned on Tuesday that the United States will be forced to "totally destroy" North Korea unless Pyongyang backs down from its nuclear standoff.

China rejects US criticism on religious freedom

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 - 12:46 GMT

China on Wednesday denied violations of religious freedom

Japan, US conduct live-fire drill amid regional tension

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 - 10:43 GMT

Some 300 Japanese and US military personnel on Wednesday carried out live-fire artillery training in northern Japan

Iran could quit nuclear deal in "hours" if new U.S. sanctions imposed

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 - 12:23 GMT

Iran could abandon its nuclear deal with world powers "within hours", if the United States continues to impose new sanctions

Russian official to visit Tehran tomorrow for nuclear deal talks

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 - 01:26 GMT

The Russian Embassy in Tehran said on Monday Russian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Ryabkov will hold talks with his Iranian counterpart Abbas Araghchi .