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Pompeo urges U.N. to extend arms embargo on Iran’s regime

The U.S. is seeking an extension of the U.N. arms embargo on Iran's regime. Find out how allowing the embargo to lapse will threaten global security.
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Pompeo: Iran’s regime must comply with nuclear inspectors

Iran's regime is again denying an international agency's requests for access to two potential nuclear sites. See how the U.S. is pushing for compliance.
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Pompeo: U.S. ‘undaunted in our pursuit of bringing terrorists to justice’

The United States released its annual Country Reports on Terrorism, which look at U.S. and international efforts to combat terrorist threats.
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U.S. brings home wrongfully detained Americans

U.S. Navy veteran Michael White has returned home after nearly two years wrongfully detained in Iran. Learn more about recently released U.S. citizens.
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Pompeo: No country cares more for religious freedom

Learn more about the State Department's 2019 International Religious Freedom report, which tracks religious freedom in countries around the world.
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U.S. sanctions seek to deter Iran’s nuclear scientists

The United States sanctioned two scientists for working on Iran's nuclear program. See how the U.S. is seeking to deter the regime's scientists.
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120+ countries support probe into origins of COVID-19

There are still many questions about the origins of COVID-19. Countries have come together to support an investigation into the coronavirus.
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Pompeo: Beijing is undermining Hong Kong’s autonomy

Learn what Secretary of State Michael Pompeo means when he says Hong Kong no longer maintains its high degree of autonomy from China.
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Iranian regime official authorized police to kill protesters

The U.S. sanctioned Iran's interior minister for allowing police to kill protesters. Learn more about the regime's violence against its own citizens.