: "It was a very specific andcredible threat briefing that we heard today from Iran. In fact they've carried out and launched several attacks through their proxies including a rocket attack near our embassy in Baghdad, ships in Persian Gulf and drone attacks in Saudi Arabia"
US Defense Secretary: I explained to the Congress that Iranian threats against us based on credible intelligence
Pentagon: Washington wants to deter Iran and not go to war with it
Republican Senator Lindsey Graham: sending the aircraft carrier to the Gulf was to protect our soldiers and our interests and not to wage war
US senators: If Iran attacks the United States, there will be a strong response
Members of the US Senate: We will deter Iran against any threat to the United States and its interests
Members of the US Senate: Iranian threats remain
The Iranian president: We will not lose to U.S. arrogance, the White House has no ability to defeat Iran
: "There haven't been any attacks on Americans. That doesn't mean the threats that we previously identified have gone away. Our prudent response I think has given Iranians time to recalculate, I think our response was a measure of our will and our resolve"
US Secretary of State: Iran is likely to be behind the attacks in the Gulf
Acting US Secretary of Defense says the Iranian threats were attacks and we stopped them
Gen. Joseph Dunford, Joint Chiefs chairman has cancelled a trip to NATO Wednesday. "Due to unforeseen commitments that require General Dunford to remain in Washington D.C. this week, General Dunford has cancelled his trip," his spokesman Colonel Patrick Ryder told CNN.
Pompeo and Shanahan briefing lawmakers and then the press today on Capitol Hill on Iran threats
Iraq has alternatives in terms of Strait Hormuz closure - Iraqi PM
Iraqi Prime Minister: Baghdad sends delegations to Tehran and Washington to calm tensions
Iranian President: Trump retreated from his threats after witnessing the unity of the Iranian people
Iran's Foreign Minister Zarif warned the US was "playing a very, very dangerous game" by boosting its military presence in the region: CNN
"Several" @RoyalAirForce F35s have left UK destined for RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus. Described as "routine training" and not directly related to Op Shader or Iran tensions
Iraqi Counter-terrorism service denies it made a statement about which group is responsible for missile attack on US Embassy. No statement was made and this is false news. (Kata'ib Hezbollah was reported as responsible but not true).
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May 21, Tehran Iran: Retirees teachers and Educators held a rally in front of the Ministry of Education against the poor living condition and their low pension and the government's incompetence responding to their demands.
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Tehran, Iran: Outside the office of government President Hassan Rouhani Clients of the IRGC-linked Caspian credit firm are demanding their stolen savings returned
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Afghan forces seize sophisticated Iranian missile in Kandahar city
Khamenei: Poetry entails aspects of beauty and aesthetics and this quality makes poetry an influential medium that brings about commitments to be dedicated to enlightenment and awakening.
Europe will not succumb to Iran ultimatums, says French finance minister
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Three people dead in a car explosion in Tehran. Iran
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says he favours 'talks and diplomacy' with the U.S., but not under current conditions. 'Today's situation is not suitable for talks and our choice is resistance only,' Iran news agency reports.
Chairman of the Security Committee of the Iranian parliament: targeting the US embassy in Baghdad is the Saudi policy to drag the region to chaos
: The Fake News put out a typically false statement, without any knowledge that the United States was trying to set up a negotiation with Iran. This is a false report..
: ..Iran will call us if and when they are ever ready. In the meantime, their economy continues to collapse - very sad for the Iranian people.
Iran says it is no longer bound by the amount of uranium allowed under the nuclear agreement of 300 kg
Lindsey Graham:Just received a briefing from National Security Advisor Bolton about escalating tensions with Iran. It is clear that over the last several weeks Iran has attacked pipelines and ships of other nations and created threat streams against American interests in Iraq.
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Oman FM held talks with Iranian Foreign Minister @JZarif in Tehran. Oman is one of the back-channels between US and Iran
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Russian Ministry of Defense owned and @USTreasury sanctioned Oboronlogistika's RoRo Sparta II arrived to Bandar Imam Khomeini Port Iran.
British Foreign Secretary: The best solution to the crisis in the Middle East is the retreat of Iran from its destabilizing activities.
British Foreign Secretary Hunt says if US interests are attacked, they will retaliate, and that is something that the Iranians need to think about very, very carefully
Iranian Foreign minister: No one has ability to destroy our country and talk about it worth nothing
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: We believe that we are looking at a POSSIBLE fuel oil spill as a result of the purported sabotage caused to the Saudi VLCC supertanker, AMJAD. Though she is empty of crude oil, there is fuel oil aboard. If our calc is right, this is no less than 235 barrels spilled.
IRGC conducting marine warfare classes for affiliated militias hosted at the base of the Syrian 110th Marine Brigade in Latakia