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In this photo taken Dec. 9, 2014, spokesman for Iran's atomic agency Behrouz Kamalvandi speaks to the media, in Tehran, Iran. Iran will break the uranium stockpile limit set by Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers in the next 10 days, spokesman for the country's atomic agency Kamalvandi said Monday June 17, 2019, while also warning that Iran has the need for uranium enriched up to 20%, just a step away from weapons-grade levels. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)
The Latest: UAE papers urge calm after oil tanker attacksThe Latest: English-language papers in UAE urge calm, diplomacy after last week's attack on oil tankers
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In this photo taken Dec. 9, 2014, spokesman for Iran's atomic agency Behrouz Kamalvandi speaks to the media, in Tehran, Iran. Iran will break the uranium stockpile limit set by Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers in the next 10 days, spokesman for the country's atomic agency Kamalvandi said Monday June 17, 2019, while also warning that Iran has the need for uranium enriched up to 20%, just a step away from weapons-grade levels. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)
Iran says it will break uranium stockpile limit in 10 daysIran says it will break uranium stockpile limit set by Tehran's nuclear deal with world powers in next 10 days
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Syrian insurgents shell government-held rural area, kill 12Syrian state media: Insurgents fire rockets into residential parts of Aleppo province, killing at least 12 civilians
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Iran nuclear spokesman says country has a need for uranium enriched up to 20%, only a step away from weapon-grade levelsIran nuclear spokesman says country has a need for uranium enriched up to 20%, only a step away from weapon-grade levels
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Iranian atomic agency spokesman says Tehran will increase uranium enrichment levels 'based on the country's needs'Iranian atomic agency spokesman says Tehran will increase uranium enrichment levels 'based on the country's needs'
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Iranian atomic agency spokesman says the country will break its uranium stockpile limit set by nuclear deal in 10 daysIranian atomic agency spokesman says the country will break its uranium stockpile limit set by nuclear deal in 10 days
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Pakistan police seek to unravel networks trafficking womenPakistani investigations uncover trafficking networks marrying off, selling young women into prostitution in China
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FILE - In this Thursday, May 30, 2019, file photo, U.S. Navy Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher, left, hugs his wife, Andrea Gallagher, after leaving a military courtroom on Naval Base San Diego, in San Diego. Edward Gallagher, who has been charged with allegedly killing an Islamic State prisoner in his care and attempted murder for the shootings of two Iraq civilians in 2017, is scheduled to go on trial Monday, June 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Julie Watson, File)
Trial set for Navy SEAL in Islamic State prisoner's killingThe trial of a decorated Navy SEAL killing an Islamic State prisoner in his care is set to begin with jury selection on Monday
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A quote from the Sudanese opposition is seen on a wall Sunday, June 16, 2019, about the protesters who were killed by security forces on June 3, 2019, where demonstrators had been holding a sit-in, in Khartoum, Sudan.  Sudanese officials say al-Bashir is being taken to the prosecutor's office for corruption probe. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)
Sudan's Bashir appears in public for first time since ousterSudan's detained former President Omar al-Bashir appeared in public for the first time since his ouster two months ago, as he was led to a prosecutor's office in a corruption investigation
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United States Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and his wife Tammy attend the inauguration of a new settlement named after US president Donald Trump in the Golan Heights, Sunday, June 16, 2019. The Trump name graces apartment towers, hotels and golf courses. Now it is the namesake of a tiny Jewish settlement in the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
Israel moves to name Golan settlement after TrumpIsrael moves to name Golan Heights settlement after Trump
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Libya's Sarraj calls for elections in 2019 to end warHead of Libya's UN-recognized government proposes nationwide elections in 2019 to end war
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A fishing boat speeds past an oil tanker in the distance in Fujairah, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, June 15, 2019. The Kokuka Courageous, one of two oil tankers targeted in an apparent attack in the Gulf of Oman, was brought to the United Arab Emirates' eastern coast Saturday. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)
Saudi crown prince accuses rival Iran of tanker attacksSaudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman accuses Iran of tanker attacks and says kingdom won't hesitate to deal with threats to its security
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Sudanese officials say deposed strongman Omar al-Bashir is being taken to the prosecutor's office for corruption probeSudanese officials say deposed strongman Omar al-Bashir is being taken to the prosecutor's office for corruption probe
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Mariners from the MT Front Altair arrive at Dubai International Airport in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on Saturday, June 15, 2019, after spending two days in Iran. Associated Press journalists saw the crew members of the MT Front Altair on Saturday night after their Iran Air flight from Bandar Abbas, Iran, landed in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. The Norwegian-owned oil tanker was attacked Thursday, June 13,   in the Gulf of Oman. The U.S. has accused Iran of attacking the Front Altair and another oil tanker with limpet mines. Iran has denied the allegations. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)
The Latest: Pompeo stresses diplomacy in Gulf crisisUS Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is stressing diplomacy in responding to suspected attacks on oil tankers in the Middle East
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Libyan navy says it intercepted 91 Europe-bound migrantsLibya's coast guard says it has intercepted a rubber vessel carrying 91 Europe-bound migrants, including women and children, off the country's Mediterranean coast
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