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Trump is mocking Biden

Trump is mocking Biden

TEHRAN (defapress) – News sources in the United States announced that Joe Biden, the US former Vice-President (from 2009 to 2017), and a prominent figure in the Democratic Party will soon announce his run for the president in 2020. Biden has previously said that he's "the most qualified person in the country" for being president.
Nancy Pelosi and her dual approaches
By: Hanif Ghaffari

Nancy Pelosi and her dual approaches

TEHRAN (defapress) – In her remarks, the United States House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, asserted that Trump's border wall campaign has nothing to do with border security. She said it's one of the US President's plans for energizing his conservative base, and in this way, he aims to distract the country from the various scandals dogging his administration.
70% of Swedes Lose Confidence in Politicians amid Weakest Government in Decades

70% of Swedes Lose Confidence in Politicians amid Weakest Government in Decades

TEHRAN (defapress) - After 131 days, the Swedish government crisis has finally come to an end, resulting in a minority coalition government. A bizarre cross-party compromise left both left-wing and right-wing voters disappointed, as nearly half of Swedes believe it will bode ill for the country.
US-Saudi Relationship Stalled: US Senator

US-Saudi Relationship Stalled: US Senator

TEHRAN (defapress) – Republican US Senator Lindsey Graham said Saturday that the relationship between the United States and Saudi Arabia cannot move forward until Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman is "handled," without being more specific.
US court says Marzieh Hashemi held as material witness

US court says Marzieh Hashemi held as material witness

TEHRAN (defapress) – Marzieh Hashemi, an US-Born anchor working for Iran's state television, is being held in the United States as a material witness and has not been accused of any crimes, a court document shows.
US Islamic council slams denying Iran's TV anchor of religious rights

US Islamic council slams denying Iran's TV anchor of religious rights

TEHRAN(defapress)– The Council on American–Islamic Relations (CAIR) has urged US to be accountable to the arrest of Marzieh Hashemi, a journalist and anchor working for Iran's English-language Press TV news channel, saying there is no justification for denying her religious rights.
US Supreme Court Scraps Arguments on Trump Census Appeal

US Supreme Court Scraps Arguments on Trump Census Appeal

TEHRAN (defapress) - The US Supreme Court on Friday canceled arguments that had been scheduled for next month in an appeal by President Donald Trump’s administration relating to its contentious move to add a citizenship question to the 2020 US census.
Guterres underlines Iran's positive role in region

Guterres underlines Iran's positive role in region

TEHRAN (defapress) – UN Secretary-General António Guterres underlined during a press conference in New York on Friday, Iran's positive and constructive role in the region.
Germany Calls on Russia to Prevent A New Arms Race

Germany Calls on Russia to Prevent A New Arms Race

TEHRAN (defapress) - Germany's foreign minister on Friday urged Russia to save a key arms treaty with the US, to prevent a new arms race as a deadline looms.
EU Says Britain Would Need to Vote in European Elections If No Brexit before July 2

EU Says Britain Would Need to Vote in European Elections If No Brexit before July 2

TEHRAN (defapress) - The European Commission indicated on Friday that Britons would need to choose their representatives to the next European Parliament if the country were to stay in the EU beyond the first sitting of the new assembly on July 2.