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Ali Hedieloo cuts a piece of wood at his furniture workshop in the southern suburbs of Tehran, Iran, Friday, July 30, 2021. New legislation proposed by Iran's hard-line lawmakers that is designed to restrict access to social media applications in Iran has sent a wave of panic through society, stirring concerns among young Iranians, social media users and business owners. Like an estimated 1 million other Iranians, Hedieloo uses social media to find customers. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

Iranians fear new bill will restrict internet even further

Iranians fear new bill will restrict internet even further

 

President Joe Biden meets with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Monday, June 28, 2021. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Biden tells Israel president he won’t tolerate nuclear Iran

Biden tells Israel president he won’t tolerate nuclear Iran

 

Alireza Ghandchi is photographed in front of a portrait of his wife Faezeh, daughter Dorsa and son Daniel in Richmond Hill , Ont., Friday, January 1, 2021. Ghandchi lost his family after Iranian forces shot down a Ukrainian passenger jet on Jan. 8, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young

Flight 752 forensic report doesn’t answer all questions, victims’ families say

Report released Thursday following an eight-month investigation

 

Pentagon spokesman John Kirby speaks during a briefing at the Pentagon in Washington, Wednesday, May 5, 2021. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

US ship fires warning shots in encounter with Iranian boats

US ship fires warning shots in encounter with Iranian boats

Pentagon spokesman John Kirby speaks during a briefing at the Pentagon in Washington, Wednesday, May 5, 2021. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Chief of Iran's Revolutionary Guard Gen. Hossein Salami wearing a mask, attends a ceremony on the occasion of first anniversary of death of late Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) general and commander of the Quds Force Qasem Soleimani, in Tehran, Iran, Friday, Jan. 1, 2021. The top commander of Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard said Friday that his country was fully prepared to respond to any U.S. military pressure, amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington in the waning days of President Donald Trump's administration. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)

Iran general warns US: Military ready to respond to pressure

Iran general warns US: Military ready to respond to pressure

Chief of Iran's Revolutionary Guard Gen. Hossein Salami wearing a mask, attends a ceremony on the occasion of first anniversary of death of late Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) general and commander of the Quds Force Qasem Soleimani, in Tehran, Iran, Friday, Jan. 1, 2021. The top commander of Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard said Friday that his country was fully prepared to respond to any U.S. military pressure, amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington in the waning days of President Donald Trump's administration. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)
FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2020 file photo, debris litters the scene where a Ukrainian plane crashed in Shahedshahr southwest of the capital Tehran, Iran. Iran’s cabinet has created a compensation fund to pay the families of the 176 victims of the Ukrainian passenger plane that was shot down by Iranian forces outside Tehran last January, the president announced Wednesday, Dec. 30. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi, File)

Iran allocates payment to families of Ukraine crash victims

Iran allocates payment to families of Ukraine crash victims

FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2020 file photo, debris litters the scene where a Ukrainian plane crashed in Shahedshahr southwest of the capital Tehran, Iran. Iran’s cabinet has created a compensation fund to pay the families of the 176 victims of the Ukrainian passenger plane that was shot down by Iranian forces outside Tehran last January, the president announced Wednesday, Dec. 30. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi, File)
This photo released by the semi-official Fars News Agency shows the scene where Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was killed in Absard, a small city just east of the capital, Tehran, Iran, Friday, Nov. 27, 2020. Fakhrizadeh, an Iranian scientist that Israel alleged led the Islamic Republic's military nuclear program until its disbanding in the early 2000s was “assassinated” Friday, state television said. (Fars News Agency via AP)

Iran scientist linked to military nuclear program killed

Iran scientist linked to military nuclear program killed

This photo released by the semi-official Fars News Agency shows the scene where Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was killed in Absard, a small city just east of the capital, Tehran, Iran, Friday, Nov. 27, 2020. Fakhrizadeh, an Iranian scientist that Israel alleged led the Islamic Republic's military nuclear program until its disbanding in the early 2000s was “assassinated” Friday, state television said. (Fars News Agency via AP)
In this photo released by the official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani waves to the crowd in a public gathering at the city of Yazd, some 410 miles (680 kilometers) southeast of the capital Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019. Iran has discovered a new oil field in the country’s south with over 50 billion barrels of crude oil, Rouhani said Sunday, a find that could boost the country’s proven reserves by a third as it struggles to sell energy abroad over U.S. sanctions. (Office of the Iranian Presidency via AP)

Iran nuclear scientist assassinated

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — An Iranian scientist that…

In this photo released by the official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani waves to the crowd in a public gathering at the city of Yazd, some 410 miles (680 kilometers) southeast of the capital Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019. Iran has discovered a new oil field in the country’s south with over 50 billion barrels of crude oil, Rouhani said Sunday, a find that could boost the country’s proven reserves by a third as it struggles to sell energy abroad over U.S. sanctions. (Office of the Iranian Presidency via AP)
Iran nuclear deal members resolved to preserve agreement

Iran nuclear deal members resolved to preserve agreement

Iran nuclear deal members resolved to preserve agreement

Iran nuclear deal members resolved to preserve agreement
UN soundly defeats US demand to extend arms embargo on Iran

UN soundly defeats US demand to extend arms embargo on Iran

UN soundly defeats US demand to extend arms embargo on Iran

UN soundly defeats US demand to extend arms embargo on Iran

US revises UN resolution to extend UN arms embargo on Iran

US revises UN resolution to extend UN arms embargo on Iran

Iran controls black boxes data from Ukraine crash downloaded in Paris: TSB chair

Iran controls black boxes data from Ukraine crash downloaded in Paris: TSB chair

Iran controls black boxes data from Ukraine crash downloaded in Paris: TSB chair

Iran controls black boxes data from Ukraine crash downloaded in Paris: TSB chair
Iran commits to handing over PS752 black boxes, start compensation talks: Ottawa

Iran commits to handing over PS752 black boxes, start compensation talks: Ottawa

Iran commits to handing over PS752 black boxes, start compensation talks: Ottawa

Iran commits to handing over PS752 black boxes, start compensation talks: Ottawa
Garneau asks Iran to explain to UN aviation council where black boxes are

Garneau asks Iran to explain to UN aviation council where black boxes are

Garneau asks Iran to explain to UN aviation council where black boxes are

Garneau asks Iran to explain to UN aviation council where black boxes are
Iran-US tensions rise on Trump threat, Iran satellite launch

Iran-US tensions rise on Trump threat, Iran satellite launch

Iran-US tensions rise on Trump threat, Iran satellite launch

Iran-US tensions rise on Trump threat, Iran satellite launch
FILE - In this May 24, 2017 file photo, Gen. Esmail Ghaani speaks in a meeting at the shrine of the late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini just outside Tehran, Iran. Iraqi officials said Ghaani arrived in Baghdad this week to try and unify Iraq’s fractured political leaders as stiff opposition by one major bloc thwarts the chances the country’s latest prime minister-designate can form a government. Ghaani, head of Iran’s expeditionary Quds Force, arrived in Iraq on his first public visit to the country since succeeding slain Iranian general Qassim Soleimani. (Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency via AP, File)

Iran general visits Baghdad, tries to forge political unity

Iran general visits Baghdad, tries to forge political unity

FILE - In this May 24, 2017 file photo, Gen. Esmail Ghaani speaks in a meeting at the shrine of the late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini just outside Tehran, Iran. Iraqi officials said Ghaani arrived in Baghdad this week to try and unify Iraq’s fractured political leaders as stiff opposition by one major bloc thwarts the chances the country’s latest prime minister-designate can form a government. Ghaani, head of Iran’s expeditionary Quds Force, arrived in Iraq on his first public visit to the country since succeeding slain Iranian general Qassim Soleimani. (Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency via AP, File)

Trump warns Iran against attacking US troops in Iraq

Trump warns Iran against attacking US troops in Iraq

Pentagon: US strikes Iran-backed group that hit Iraq base

Pentagon: US strikes Iran-backed group that hit Iraq base

WASHINGTON — The U.S. launched airstrikes Thursday in Iraq, targeting the Iranian-backed…

Pentagon: US strikes Iran-backed group that hit Iraq base
Congress acts to limit Trump on military action in Iran

Congress acts to limit Trump on military action in Iran

WASHINGTON — Defying a veto threat, Congress has approved a bipartisan measure…

Congress acts to limit Trump on military action in Iran
Pentagon: 50 troops suffered brain injuries in Iran strike

Pentagon: 50 troops suffered brain injuries in Iran strike

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon on Tuesday raised to 50 the number of…

Pentagon: 50 troops suffered brain injuries in Iran strike