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Iran will reciprocate if the United States imposes new sanctions on it, president Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday according to state media, casting further doubt over the outlook for the 2015 Iran nuclear accord...

US Navy ship fired warning shots at an Iranian boat in the Persian Gulf

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A US Navy ship fired warning shots at an armed Iranian patrol boat Tuesday in the northern end of the Persian Gulf, according to two US defense officials...
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Why Iran Broke Its Strict Hijab Rules for the 'Queen of Math'

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Maryam Mirzakhani will be remembered as a woman who broke glass ceilings in life and in death. In 2014, the Iranian mathematician became the first and only woman ever to win the Fields Medal, popularly known as the Nobel Prize of the math world. And when she died last Friday at age 40, some Iranian media outlets, as well as President Rouhani himself, broke a national taboo by publishing photos in
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Iranian Mathematician's Death Triggers Hijab Debate

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Genius trumped taboo in Iran when some state-run newspapers, in their tribute to mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani, splashed their front pages with her photograph bearing uncovered head...
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Maryam Mirzakhani: Iranian newspapers break hijab taboo in tributes

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Tehran front pages run photographs of mathematician without head covering, showing her prominence overrode rules...
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Iran jails US national for 10 years for spying

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The man was identified by judicial sources as Chinese-American Xiyue Wang, a 37-year-old researcher from Princeton University.
Wang was arrested last August as he tried to leave the country, according to the judiciary's news agency...
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Sorrow as Maryam Mirzakhani, the first woman to win mathematics' Fields Medal, dies aged 40

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Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian-born mathematician who was the first woman to win the coveted Fields Medal, has died in a US hospital after a battle with cancer. She was 40...
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Khamenei Calls For Boost Of Missile Program

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Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Wednesday urged the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) to boost the ballistic missile program of the country, reports said...
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