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November 12, 2018 3:06 PM Napoleon dictatorship RETURNS: France sparks OUTRAGE as French chief calls for EMPIRE

FRANCE has further risked the wrath of Donald Trump after its finance minister called for the European Union to become an “empire” superstate to rival the United States and China. Bruno Le Maire came out in support for French President Emmanuel Macron’s call for a “real European army” but suggested Brussels should go one further and establish itself 61

November 6, 2018 8:12 AM World War 3: Turkey tells US it is playing ‘DANGEROUS’ game with Iran sanctions

TURKEY has warned the US it is playing a "dangerous" game to slap more sanctions on Iran, in comments that are likely to stoke World War 3 fears. Ankara's foreign minister said it was dangerous to isolate Tehran and unfair to punish the country's people. Mevlut Cavusoglu said:"We do not believe any result can be reached with sanctions. I think meaningful 67

November 5, 2018 7:24 PM Lamont: US sanctions aimed at regime change in Iran

Lord Lamont, UK trade envoy to Iran, says the US is encouraging "discontent" among Iranians hoping it will lead to regime change. Lord Lamont said the sanctions were aimed at bringing regime change in Iran by encouraging "discontent" among Iranian people. He said claims by US secretary of state Mike Pompeo that the measures would not hit ordinary Iranians 95

November 5, 2018 6:10 AM Iran president says country will 'proudly' break US sanctions by selling oil

Hassan Rouhani said on state TV on Monday that his nation is "confronting a bullying power" in a "situation of economic war". Hassan Rouhani, who also referred to the US as a "bullying power", made the announcement in a meeting with economists that was broadcast on state TV. The Iranian president said: "America wanted to cut to zero Iran's oil sales 95

November 3, 2018 1:56 AM Tensions INFLAME as Donald Trump and Iran exchange OMINOUS Game of Thrones-style THREATS

DONALD TRUMP has given Iran a stern Game of Thrones-style warning on Twitter and Instagram that sanctions are not long off, sparking a furious comeback from an Iranian special forces commander. The US President posted a picture of himself with the words: “Sanctions are coming” referencing the phrase “Winter is Coming” from the popular fantasy book series 72

November 2, 2018 4:42 PM EU risk ‘DESTROYING’ trade with the US as sanctions on Iran edge closer

LEADING economists have warned the European Union faces “destroying” business with the United States if they continue to trade with Iran despite Washington’s impending sanctions. The SPV is hardly promising. European companies know that if they trade with Iran, potential business in the US will be destroyed, because they will be sanctioned there 77

November 2, 2018 3:13 PM Questions raised over '30-year-old' secondary school pupil in Ipswich

The man, who is thought to be an asylum seeker from Iran, reportedly lied about his age in order to gain GCSE qualifications. It is thought the Year 11 pupil is an asylum seeker who joined Stoke High School in September this year. One student at the school shared a photograph of him on Snapchat, commenting: "How's there a 30 year old man in our maths 41

October 26, 2018 8:55 PM Yemen crisis: The sick children trapped by the war

The United Nations says dozens of children are dying every day, because Yemen's medical services are close to collapse. Nine million people in the country need urgent healthcare, with many suffering severe malnutrition. More than three years of civil war has led to the crisis - with Yemen divided between Houthi rebels - backed by Iran - and government 31

October 26, 2018 3:56 PM US sanctions on Iran force EXTRAORDINARY reaction from Tehran

IRAN is launching emergency financial measures to protect 20 million people ahead of a fresh wave of Donald Trump’s sanctions. Tehran has accused Mr Trump’s US government of waging “economic warfare” on its citizens. The new measures will provide economic support for 20 million lower-income residents who make up one quarter of Iran’s population 38

October 19, 2018 4:36 PM World War 3: Saudi Arabia could fight back HARD if Trump takes action over Khashoggi case

WORLD WAR 3 fears increased in recent days when US President Donald Trump warned there will be a “very severe” consequences if Saudi Arabia is found responsible for the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Donald Trump’s ally Saudi Arabia threatened retaliation on America if it imposes sanctions over the unexplained disappearance of the Washington 61