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#Iran's regime sends missile consignment to Europe, according to VOA Farsi.


Iranian cargo ship "Shahid Kolahduz" docks in Antwerp. Documents claim the ship is transferring food products headed for Munich.
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The ship was arranged to dock in Hamburg. After a change of plans, the ship heads to dock in Belgium. An unnamed source reportedly provided info on the ship's suspicious cargo to Belgian authorities in advance & they are ready for inspections prior to docking.
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The result is catastrophic.
A significant number of missile launchers & "Saba" missiles hidden in food containers are found. Iranian regime officials remain silent.

Ahmad Sanaie, director of the company sending the shipment, is a member of Iran's Revolutionary Guards (IRGC).
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@Antiwarcom Claiming that the #MEK has no support in #Iran is false. They have support & the number of supporters in Iran increases steadily. But those people cannot express their political affiliation freely, since they live under a totalitarian regime. The author didn't consider this fact.
@Antiwarcom It is true that the #MEK started an armed resistance against the Khomeini regime, but that was after Khomeini started to suppress peaceful protests againsts his regime violently with armed munitions. Armed resistance against a tyrant is legitimate for every nation on this earth.
@Antiwarcom The author omits that the #MEK & Mr. Rajavi campaigned for an end of the #Iran-Iraq war when he came to Paris in 1982. He signed a peace treaty with the foreign minister of #Iraq, Tariq Aziz, but Khomeini continued the war for 6 more years.

#No2War

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@JZarif, the foreign minister of #Iran’s regime, is in the U.S. confined to a limited area in New York.
The shadow of sanctions remain over his head.
Zarif has close relations with terrorists such as Qassem Suleimani, the IRGC, Hezbollah & Syrian dictator Bashar Assad.
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The Iranian Foreign Ministry, headed by Zarif, transfers over $100 million a year to the Hezbollah terrorist organization.
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Zarif is also a member of Iran’s “Supreme National Security Council,” the body that decides on all of the regime’s foreign terrorist plots.
This makes Zarif an accomplice in all of the regime’s terrorism.
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#UPDATE: After exhaustive search, I believe that the tanker likely hijacked by #Iran over the weekend was owned/chartered by KB&R Inc., a #US military defense contractor and petroleum engineering company with headquarters in #Dubai, the home port of the ship.
No company named KRB as listed in the article operates out of Dubai, but KB&R (since the name is an agglomeration of three names, the letters can be switched) has two offices in downtown Dubai.
KB&R also has a history of subcontracting tankers for the US military, which matches up with the detail that it was chartered by KB&R through an Iraqi company.
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There is a buzz about the BBC restricting its correspondents based on Tehran’s orders.
Iranians have constantly taken to social media to say they are boycotting the BBC Persian network (@bbcpersian) for its #FakeNews.
#Iran
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London
Iranian exiles rallying outside the BBC building protesting this network's hostile policies against the Iranian people.
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BBC Persian goes the distance for Iran's regime:
"Why shouldn't Iran's judicial system be allowed to assassinate its opponents?"
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#BREAKING
US wants Iran to get out of Yemen, says U.S. President Donald Trump in today's cabinet meeting.
Iran is prepared to negotiate about missile program, says Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
#UPDATE
#Iran says missile program is "non-negotiable with any country and under any circumstances," says Alireza Miryousefi, Minister & head of Media office, Iranian Mission to the United Nations, New York.
You know there is a crisis in #Iran's hierarchy when the regime's head of media in the UN can't spell the twitter handle of his own boss right.
LOL!
A reminder for @miryousefi - It is @JZarif.
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#Breaking: Just in - American president Donald Trump says "I am not looking for a regime change in #Iran" making up to his champaign promises of 2016 kept. #US
#Update: Just in - American president Donald Trump says "I am looking forward the day the #US, would pull away from #Yemen and #Iran" and says "There has been great thing achieved with Iran this week".
#Update: Just in - #US president Donald Trump also said "The situation with #Turkey is very complicated and we are in contact with them, they are not doing a great job at their end with #Europe and #Cyprus"
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"The president began by joking to his Cabinet members about all the cameras and told one 'it helps to have a good head of hair,' according to print pool reporter @BennettJohnT.
#Germany called, according to @POTUS to talk about a “big” development with a “certain” model car. He did not elaborate, according to @BennettJohnT pool report from the Cabinet room.
#Mexico government has been “fantastic” at slowing migrant flows, @POTUS tells Cabinet.
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As the EU (and Obama loyalists) scramble to save the 2015 Iran nuclear deal (JCPOA), let’s talk about how Tehran’s history of violating the deal, and appeasers looking the other way.

#Iran
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The deal states limitations on all enrichment-related activities.
Para A Sec 7
“During the 15-year period & as Iran gradually moves to meet int’l qualification standards for nuclear fuel produced in Iran, it will keep its uranium stock under 300 kgs.”
europarl.europa.eu/cmsdata/122460…
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This demonstrates that Iran’s announcement that it had surpassed the 300-kilogram cap is in direct violation of the JCPOA.
jpost.com/Breaking-News/…
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THREAD:

Why #WeSupportMEK 🌹
#WeSupportMEK because they are the most active, organized, united, efficient, brave, honorable, educated, non-corrupt, honest, sacrificing, 24/7-struggling, Iranian and Iran-loving resistance against the occupying and brutal regime in #Iran. That’s why #IStandWithMaryamRajavi ✌️
#WeSupportMEK because the regime executed +120.000 of our loved ones for speaking up against Islamic fundamentalism and we won’t give up until we receive justice for our victims and for our children. Until we achieve the most basic #HumanRights in our nation. We will resist IRI
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Entering the #FreeIran gathering at Ashraf 3, July 13, 2019
Twenty months ago, this was a piece of land with nothing on it. At the hands of the Mojahedin, however, through their enormous efforts and hard work, Ashraf 3 was built and now stands tall. But our final destination is Tehran, freed from the occupation of the mullahs. #Iran
Now, Ashraf 3 stands tall along this long journey that has had many new beginnings and revivals throughout. Another chapter in a great march towards freedom and towards a #FreeIran #Iran
maryam-rajavi.com/en/item/maryam…
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Live broadcast of Maryam Rajavi’s speech at the Exhibition entitled, “120 years of struggle for freedom” of the people of #Iran by Maryam Rajavi’s website and social media #FreeIran
Commemorating PMOI martyrs, the standard bearers of freedom – Memorial Wall at Ashraf 3
#Iran
#FreeIran
At the Exhibition of “120 years of struggle for freedom” of the people of #Iran at Ashraf 3 #FreeIran
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#BREAKING
#Iran Foreign Ministry spokesman threatens the UK to immediately release Tehran's "Grace 1" supertanker in Gibraltar, warning of consequences.

This comes after a British warship forced IRGC fast boats to back off from harassing a UK oil tanker on Wednesday.
#UPDATE
Gibraltar authorities confirm the Iranian "Grace 1" supertanker seized last week was carrying 2.1 million barrels of light oil.

(File Photo)
#UPDATE
Gibraltar police arrest two more officers from #Iran's seized "Grace 1" supertanker, AFP reports
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30. The Legacy of US, UK, France, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Bahrain, Canada, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Australia, Jordan, Nato in Syria

#RegimeChange #FakeNews #FalseFlag #terrorism #SyriaInvasion #WarCrimes #CrimesAgainstHumanity
1 to 20. The Legacy of US, UK, France, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Bahrain, Canada, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Australia, Jordan, Nato in Syria 🤨👇🏼
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21. The Legacy of US, UK, France, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Bahrain, Canada, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Australia, Jordan, Nato in Syria🤨👇🏼
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"My parent's Greatest Generation [WWII], they fought to establish an int'l order that has prevented great power war for over 7 decades & it's currently under the most stress since the end of the Cold War" Gen Mark Milley, nominated as next chairman of @thejointstaff, tells #SASC
"From #EastAsia to the #MiddleEast to Eastern #Europe, authoritarian actors are testing the limits of the int'l system & seeking regional dominance while challenging int'l norms & undermining US interests" Gen Milley warns #SASC
"Our goal should be to sustain Great Power peace that has existed since World War II and deal firmly with all those who might challenge us" per Gen Milley
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❤️🇺🇸 Thank you Mr President. #Iran 🇮🇷 never honored the "spirit" of the JCPOA . Sanctions must be increased in light of their increased aggression until they meet the 12 demands.
❤️🇺🇸 President Trump's 12 requirements of Iran 🇮🇷

1) Declare to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) a full account of the prior military dimensions of its nuclear program and permanently and verifiably abandon such work in perpetuity.
2) Stop enrichment and never pursue plutonium reprocessing, including closing its heavy water reactor.

3) Provide the IAEA with unqualified access to all sites throughout the entire country.
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#BREAKING
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A number of #Iran IRGC boats unsuccessfully attempted to seize a UK oil tanker - "British Heritage" - in the Persian Gulf in response to UK seizing Iran's "Grace 1" supertanker in Gibraltar.

(File Photo)
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UK gov spox: Tehran's attempt to intercept a UK oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz violates int'l law. Britain expresses grave concern over Iran's practices, calls on Tehran to avoid escalation. Three Iranian boats attempted to intercept the UK oil tanker but failed.
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#Iran's IRGC denies a U.S. claim that they attempted to stop a British oil tanker in the Persian Gulf on Wednesday, the IRGC-affiliated Fars news agency reported.

HMS Montrose (File Photo) was forced to "issue verbal warnings" to the Iranian vessels which then turned away.
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Just Out- “Russia vs USA in Syria: Is Turkey About to Change Camps?” Exclusive via Geopolitical Hotspots with Sibel Edmonds at #Newsbud #Turkey #Russia #Syria bit.ly/2G70fFc
Getting even more complicated & messy: #USA makes it clear that it will NOT abandon It’s #YPG #Kurdish allies in #Syria. And says No deal with #Turkey.- - - “Turkish-US talks on northern Syria stall as S-400 crisis peaks” almon.co/38bw via @AlMonitor
Inside #Idlib: How the province has become the final battle in the Syrian civil war channel4.com/news/inside-id… via @jonsnowC4
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Let’s talk about #Iran’s controversial nuclear program as Tehran escalates tension with measures violating the 2015 nuclear deal.

The Iranian opposition NCRI (@iran_policy) has a history of unveiling the mullahs’ clandestine nuclear weapons program.
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NCRI’s history of unveiling Iran’s nuclear weapons drive dates back decades.

“Rafsanjani has acknowledged that from the onset there has been a comprehensive clandestine nuclear plan, including construction of secret sites, enrichment of uranium...”
ncr-iran.org/en/ncri-statem…
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1991-Revealing the regime’s preliminary nuclear facilities in Moalem Kalaye
1992-Revealing nuclear warheads purchase attempts from Kazakhstan
-Continuous revelation of hiring Chinese, Russian & N. Korean experts. Regime teams traveled to these countries on dozens of occasions.
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Before you defend the mullahs in #Iran & stop efforts to hold them accountable--know the struggle of the #Iranian people & their pains and sufferings as described by imprisoned #humanrights activist #GolrokhIraee women.ncr-iran.org/2019/01/06/gol… 1/18
We, who tolerated the pain, the poverty, the fall into the depths of fundamentalism, and over a century of tyranny. We, who were lashed but stood up. We, who lost our people but survived. We, who spread our empty tablecloths but carried on.

#Iran #FreeIran
2/18
By the grave of our pens, we sang the song of freedom & did not relent. Now we're pounding at the trembling pillars of fundamentalism. Until the cracks in the wall of theocracy r widened, we shall stand, even if the hangman’s poisonous dagger pierces in2 our body..

#Iran
3/18
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1. The Trump admin is quietly considering using powers granted to the Treasury Department under the Patriot Act to dramatically cut #Iran's last links to the global financial system, in a move likely intended to hobble #INSTEX, as @TylerCullis explains.
bourseandbazaar.com/articles/2019/…
2. Back in 2011, the Obama admin used Section 311 powers to designate Iran as a “primary money laundering concern." But it never issued the "Final Rule" requiring banks to take onerous "special measures" in order to deal with Iran. Other sanctions on banks were deemed sufficient.
3. Now, the rule is back on the agenda. @TylerCullis warns that if the "Final Rule" is issued, "European banks that maintain accounts on behalf of Iranian financial institutions are likely to take steps to shutter such accounts so as to sustain their own accounts at US banks."
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BQQM!! I HIT THE #JACKPOT AGAIN!!
research pays off hahahahaha.
which this Chapter 14 leads us to #FutureProvesPast Q drop 916 "Save Israel for Last!!" shame on you BB!!
empireexposed.blogspot.com/2018/02/chapte…
#EpsteinScandal
Jeffrey Epstein story reveals how agents from a foreign government can hijack and control the US government. What will be presented here is the anatomy of a sexual blackmail operation orchestrated by Israel’s Mossad as a means of gaining and maintaining control
ontrol over America’s foreign policy and top leaders so that the US Empire ultimately fights Israel’s wars for the Greater Israel Project.
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#BREAKING
The U.S. Treasury Department is blacklisting three #Iran-backed Hizbollah officials.
#MaximumPressure
#UPDATE
Reports are citing a U.S. official saying Washington continues to consider sanctions on @JZarif and exploring paths for further sanctions targeting the regime.

(File photo of Zarif with IRGC Quds Force chief Qassem Soleimani)
#UPDATE
Reports indicate Washington is calling on the Lebanese government to cut off all relations with members of the #Iran-backed Hezbollah group.
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