Iran

Iran protest
Center for Human Rights in Iran
AP News
January 13, 2020 - 6:20 am
Iranian security forces fired both live ammunition and tear gas to disperse demonstrators protesting against the Islamic Republic's initial denial that it shot down a Ukrainian jetliner, online videos purported to show Monday.
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Iraqi base
Photo by Tech. Sgt. Nathan Lipscomb/U.S. Air Force
AP News
January 12, 2020 - 5:22 pm
Four members of Iraq's military were wounded Sunday in a rocket attack targeting an air base just north of Baghdad where American trainers are present, Iraqi security officials said.
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Ukraine plane crash wreckage
Photo by Ahmad Halabisaz/Xinhua) (Photo by Xinhua/Sipa USA
WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 10, 2020 - 6:31 am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Friday denied Western allegations that one of its own missiles downed a Ukrainian jetliner that crashed outside Tehran, and called on the U.S. and Canada to share any information they have on the crash, which killed all 176 people on board. Western leaders said the plane...
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Nancy Pelosi
Ting Shen/Xinhua
Associated Press
January 09, 2020 - 6:18 pm
Reigniting a debate over who has the power to declare war, the Democratic-controlled House on Thursday approved a resolution asserting that President Donald Trump must seek approval from Congress before engaging in further military action against Iran.
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January 09, 2020 - 2:13 pm
The House votes to approve proposal to limit Trump's ability to take military action against Iran. The House is expected to vote on a proposal to limit President Donald Trump's ability to take military action against Iran. The vote is expected to happen at 5:00 p.m. (ET). As tensions rise in the...
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Ukrainian Plane Crash
Photo by Ahmad Halabisaz/Xinhua) (Photo by Xinhua/Sipa USA
WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 09, 2020 - 12:06 pm
U.S. officials are confident a Ukrainian plane that crashed near Tehran this week killing all 176 people on board was shot down by Iran, CBS News reports.
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Fake draft texts
U.S. Army Recruiting/Twitter
WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 08, 2020 - 3:33 pm
The U.S. Army is warning about fake text messages informing people they've been drafted into military service.
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wcbs-880-newsroom
January 08, 2020 - 3:33 pm
The U.S. Army is warning about fake text messages informing people they've been drafted into military service. One of the texts reads, "Hello, we are contacting you in regards to the United States official draft" and tells the recipient they've been marked eligible to serve and must report to the...
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President Trump Addresses The Nation After Iranian Attacks
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Associated Press
January 08, 2020 - 12:13 pm
President Donald Trump faces one of the greatest tests of his presidency after Iran launched ballistic missiles at Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops. It was Iran's most brazen direct assault on America since the 1979 seizing of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran.
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January 08, 2020 - 5:30 am
LISTEN NOW as President Trump addresses Iran attacking US military bases in Iraq. Iran launched "more than a dozen ballistic missiles" at two bases in Iraq that house U.S. troops, the Pentagon confirmed Tuesday night. The attack took place around 5:30 p.m. ET. (Below is video of the attack,...
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