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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 6

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 8

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 9

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 13

October 30, 2018 6:08 AM World War 3: US defence FEARS as China and Russia work on 3,100mph HYPERSONIC weapons

RUSSIA and China are working to develop deadly new hypersonic missiles, capable of flying faster than 3,100 miles per hour, which can break through modern defences in a major threat to US security. It comes as the US’s own hypersonic missiles programme could be put on hold after the Trump administration slashed the defence budget. China claimed to have successfully 6

October 29, 2018 9:44 PM World War 3: Russia ‘will act’ if Georgia and Ukraine join NATO, warns top official

RUSSIA will boost military spending massively to reinforce its borders with former Soviet republics Ukraine and Georgia should they join NATO, a Foreign Ministry official has warned. In a clear sign of the country’s unease in the wake of President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out the United States out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty 6

October 29, 2018 6:19 PM World War 3: Williamson 'irresponsible' to back Trump's SCRAPPING of nuclear treaty

DEFENCE secretary Gavin Williamson's support for US President Donald Trump over his decision to pull out of the INF nuclear treaty with Vladimir Putin's Russia was "premature and irresponsible", the director of a UK-based arms control think-tank has said. With the US midterm elections looming, Mr Trump confirmed his decision last week, citing violations 9

October 27, 2018 3:00 AM ‘We are preparing for war’ Russia issues SHOCK warning over US withdrawal from INF Treaty

A LEADING Russian official has warned that Russia is preparing for war in the wake of the US’s unilateral withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), in a sign of growing tensions between the two foes. Andrei Belousov, deputy head of the Department of Nonproliferation and Arms Control at the Russian Foreign Minister, raised concern 11

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 10

October 26, 2018 1:21 AM ‘No deterrent’ Jeremy Corbyn’s defence policy LAMBASTED on BBC Question Time

LABOUR’S policy on nuclear weapons was sharply criticised by a Question Time audience member on Thursday night, who argued that even if the party is committed to building a new generation of nuclear submarines, they will be “no deterrent” as Jeremy Corbyn has made clear he would never deploy nuclear weapons. In a 2016 interview with BBC Radio 4’s Today 8