Iran

Three Things You Need to Know on June 21st

President Trump is said to have sent a message to Iran that an attack was imminent yesterday. Reuters is reporting that Iranian officials say the message was sent through intermediaries in the region and said the president was against war and would prefer to talk. Trump ended up calling off the...
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Three Things You Need to Know on June 20th

Tensions are ramping up today after a commander of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps said Iran is "completely ready for war" with the U.S. He made that comment after Iran shot down an unarmed U.S. Navy drone in what American officials say was international airspace. Iran claims the drone was...
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Three Things You Need to Know on June 18th

The U.S. is sending a thousand more troops to the Middle East to counter threats posed by Iran. Acting Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan said Monday the soldiers will be deployed for "defensive purposes" against possible threats from Iran. Shanahan insists that the U.S. isn't seeking war with Iran...
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