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Iran Supreme Leader Claims Protests a US-Backed ‘Conspiracy’

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Iran’s supreme leader on Wednesday claimed without evidence that recent protests across the Islamic Republic over government-set gasoline prices rising were part of a “conspiracy” involving the U.S., as authorities began to acknow...
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After Trump Invite, Iran Commander Says No Talks With US

TEHRAN, Iran — A top commander in Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard said Friday that Tehran will not talk with the United States, an Iranian news agency reported — a day after President Donald Trump said he'd like Iranian leaders to "call me." The semi-of...

Pence: Trump Stands With Iranian Protesters For Freedom

Opinion by Vice President Mike Pence We stand with the proud people of Iran because it is right. Eight-and-a-half years ago, Americans watched the people of Iran rise up to claim their birthright of freedom. In the “Green Revolutio...