Iran

 the USS Abraham Lincoln deploys from Naval Station Norfolk
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May 06, 2019 - 8:10 am
The U.S. is dispatching an aircraft carrier and other military resources to the Middle East following "clear indications" that Iran and its proxy forces were preparing to possibly attack U.S. forces in the region, a defense official told The Associated Press.
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President Donald Trump
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
May 09, 2018 - 5:18 am
President Donald Trump withdrew the U.S. from the landmark nuclear accord with Iran, abruptly restoring harsh sanctions in the most consequential foreign policy action of his presidency. He declared he was making the world safer, but he also deepened his isolation on the world stage and revived...
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President Trump
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May 08, 2018 - 12:13 pm
President Donald Trump plans to follow through on his campaign threat to pull out of the landmark nuclear accord with Iran, according to two people familiar with his thinking, dealing a profound blow to U.S. allies and potentially deepening the president's isolation on the world stage.
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President Trump
Photo by Zach Gibson © Sipa USA
May 08, 2018 - 5:25 am
President Donald Trump is preparing to tell the world whether he plans to follow through on his threat to pull out of the landmark nuclear accord with Iran and almost surely ensure its collapse. There are no signs that European allies enlisted to "fix" the deal have persuaded him to preserve it.
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