All News on 'The Twitter Times: Iraq_Actual' http://tweetedtimes.com/Iraq_Actual The Twitter Times is a real-time personalized newspaper generated from your Twitter account en-us Mon, 22 Apr 2019 09:38:08 +0000 Mon, 22 Apr 2019 09:38:08 +0000 <![CDATA[Eiffel Tower goes dark to honor Sri Lanka attack victims - CNN]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 09:31:46 +0000 cnn.com
At the stroke of midnight in Paris, the Eiffel Tower went dark to honor the more than 200 people who died in the Sri Lanka bomb attacks.
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@cnni: At the stroke of midnight in Paris, the Eiffel Tower went dark to honor the more than 200 people who died in the Sri Lanka bomb attacks cnn.it/2Zi8u9w pic.twitter.com/DNGRgudB9I
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@TwitterJP: At the stroke of midnight in Paris, the Eiffel Tower went dark to honor the more than 200 people who died in the Sri Lanka bomb attacks cnn.it/2Zp3Bvr pic.twitter.com/2oRLdQY61B
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@CNN: At the stroke of midnight in Paris, the Eiffel Tower went dark to honor the more than 200 people who died in the Sri Lanka bomb attacks cnn.it/2XB1AL3 pic.twitter.com/9g4vRpxUCp
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@cnni: At the stroke of midnight in Paris, the Eiffel Tower went dark to honor the more than 200 people who died in the Sri Lanka bomb attacks cnn.it/2Zp3Bvr pic.twitter.com/2oRLdQY61B
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<![CDATA[Disney CEO Bob Iger's compensation is "insane," says Abigail Disney]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 09:31:46 +0000 fastcompany.com
Disney, a filmmaker and activist, joined Howard W. Buffett and Lady Lynn Forester de Rothschild at the Fast Company Impact Council on Thursday.
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@HamudiMD: Let me very clear. I like Bob Iger. I do NOT speak for my family but only for myself. Other than owning shares (not that many) I have no more say in what happens there than anyone else. But by any objective measure a pay ratio over a thousand is insane. fastcompany.com/90333082/disne…
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@shannoncoulter: Let me very clear. I like Bob Iger. I do NOT speak for my family but only for myself. Other than owning shares (not that many) I have no more say in what happens there than anyone else. But by any objective measure a pay ratio over a thousand is insane. fastcompany.com/90333082/disne…
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<![CDATA[@RepAdamSchiff: 'Did the President obstruct justice? Yes. Was it worse than Watergate? Yes. This break in was by a hostile foreign adversary. This president welcomed their help. This president lied about it and sided with that power over his own agencies. Don’t believe it? Read the report. ']]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 09:31:46 +0000 twitter.com - Adam Schiff
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@HamudiMD: What analysts fail to understand is that Trump has redefined what acceptable means. Trump said it himself: “I Could Stand In the Middle Of Fifth Avenue And Shoot Somebody And I Wouldn't Lose Any Voters.” realclearpolitics.com/video/2016/01/… twitter.com/repadamschiff/…
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@thelittleidiot on Twitter
@thelittleidiot: Did the President obstruct justice? Yes. Was it worse than Watergate? Yes. This break in was by a hostile foreign adversary. This president welcomed their help. This president lied about it and sided with that power over his own agencies. Don’t believe it? Read the report. pic.twitter.com/crL7gew2WB
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<![CDATA[@UNIraq: 'UNIraq | Celebrating Multilingualism الأمم المتحدة في #العراق | الاحتفاء بتعدد اللغات نەتەوە یەکگرتووەکان لە #عیراق | بەبۆنەی فرەزمانی #Iraq @UNDGACM_EN @UN_DGACM @UNDGACM_FR @UNDGACM_CH @UNDPPA @UNPeacekeeping @UN @UNNewsArabic @UN_News_Centre @UNarabic ']]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 09:31:46 +0000 twitter.com - UNAMI
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@IOMIraq: UNIraq | Celebrating Multilingualism الأمم المتحدة في #العراق | الاحتفاء بتعدد اللغات نەتەوە یەکگرتووەکان لە #عیراق | بەبۆنەی فرەزمانی #Iraq @UNDGACM_EN @UN_DGACM @UNDGACM_FR @UNDGACM_CH @UNDPPA @UNPeacekeeping @UN @UNNewsArabic @UN_News_Centre @UNarabic pic.twitter.com/ICo8sT8ITU
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@undpiniraq: UNIraq | Celebrating Multilingualism الأمم المتحدة في #العراق | الاحتفاء بتعدد اللغات نەتەوە یەکگرتووەکان لە #عیراق | بەبۆنەی فرەزمانی #Iraq @UNDGACM_EN @UN_DGACM @UNDGACM_FR @UNDGACM_CH @UNDPPA @UNPeacekeeping @UN @UNNewsArabic @UN_News_Centre @UNarabic pic.twitter.com/ICo8sT8ITU
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<![CDATA[Subscribe to read | Financial Times]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 09:31:46 +0000 ft.com
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@yesar: US plans to eliminate sanctions waivers on Iranian oil | Financial Times #OOTT ft.com/content/ad4647…
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@FinancialTimes: Japan, South Korea, Turkey, India and China will face pressure to cancel Iranian oil imports when the US eliminates sanctions waivers in May on.ft.com/2Zo0Ydk
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@FinancialTimes: US plans to eliminate sanctions waivers over Iranian oil on.ft.com/2XAqXwt
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<![CDATA[Fears grow Trump will abandon Afghan women to the Taliban - POLITICO]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 09:31:46 +0000 politico.com
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@manaliana: It's scary to think that the rights of women following Afghan negotiations with the Taliban may depend on Trump. trib.al/U8cFcX2 pic.twitter.com/0UGUyfdzWo
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@politico: The relative dearth of U.S. politicians speaking out has some activists fearing that Trump will compromise with the Taliban in ways that will threaten the gains Afghan women have made since 2001 politi.co/2XpSrF0
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@KenRoth: It's scary to think that the rights of women following Afghan negotiations with the Taliban may depend on Trump. trib.al/U8cFcX2 pic.twitter.com/0UGUyfdzWo
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<![CDATA[Sri Lanka churches and hotels attacked on Easter Sunday - BBC News]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 09:31:46 +0000 bbc.co.uk
Live updates after blasts targeted hotels and churches across Sri Lanka leaving many dead and injured.
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@RubaAlHassani: So many families are suffering because of this heinous crime. Wish I could do something to help... #SriLanka twitter.com/BBCWorld/statu…
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@BBCWorld on Twitter
@BBCWorld: As of Monday, the death toll from the #SriLankablasts has soared to 290, with 24 arrests having been made and more than 500 people injured bbc.in/2UyMtj6 Our live coverage continues: bbc.in/2IyWcEv pic.twitter.com/7IRmlTCwvS
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@BBCWorld: "At the end of the mass my family saw a young man go into the church with a heavy bag. He touched my granddaughter's head on the way past. It was the bomber." bbc.in/2IyWcEv pic.twitter.com/Eg7zMrkUvc
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@BBCWorld: Our live coverage of the aftermath in Sri Lanka continues: bbc.in/2IyWcEv
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@BBCWorld: "Truly appalling." UK Prime Minister Theresa May has condemned the attacks in Sri Lanka, saying: "We must stand together to make sure that no-one should ever have to practise their faith in fear." bbc.in/2IyWcEv pic.twitter.com/35qN4qvM6r
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@BBCWorld: .@jacindaardern who is steering New Zealand through its own aftermath of deadly blasts on mosques, said it was "devastating" to see an attack on people in churches. bbc.in/2IyWcEv pic.twitter.com/JG18073Ynu
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@BBCWorld: US President @realDonaldTrump sent his "heartfelt condolences" and said the US was ready to help Sri Lanka. bbc.in/2IyWcEv pic.twitter.com/5QpUAhSyTq
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@BBCWorld: India's @narendramodi condemned the "cold-blooded and pre-planned barbaric acts" in Sri Lanka, saying they were a "grim reminder of the most serious challenge posed to the entire humanity by terrorism". bbc.in/2IyWcEv pic.twitter.com/qwyaqvLR6d
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@BBCWorld: In his Easter Day speech at the Vatican, @Pontifex expressed his "affectionate closeness" with Sri Lanka's Christian community and with "all the victims of such cruel violence". bbc.in/2IyWcEv pic.twitter.com/dOM2CuzHOA
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@BBCWorld: World leaders have expressed their shock and outrage at the deadly Sri Lankan attacks, paying tribute to the victims. The official death toll has now soared to 290. bbc.in/2IyWcEv
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@BBCWorld: @BBCBreaking What we know so far about the #SriLankaBlasts: - Death toll soars to 290 - 24 arrests, investigations ongoing - Overnight curfew lifted bbc.in/2UyMtj6 Live coverage: bbc.in/2IyWcEv pic.twitter.com/vCrOZ4iUL4
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@BBCWorld: Stress and chaos at Sri Lanka's Bandaranaike airport, which is still in operation. Security levels remain high. An "improvised explosive device" found by police has since been made safe. But travelers have been told to expect lengthy checks bbc.in/2IyWcEv pic.twitter.com/uMKtwg4OD9
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@BBCWorld: "I thought Sri Lanka had left violence behind." bbc.in/2IyWcEv pic.twitter.com/SgxNukXiJR
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@BBCWorld: @BBCBreaking .@WhatsApp and @facebook are reportedly unavailable in Sri Lanka, to stop "misinformation" from spreading. Are you in the country and noticing this? Tell us if you're affected bbc.in/2IyWcEv
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@BBCWorld: Sri Lankans are waking up in shock after yesterday's devastating attacks. More than 200 were killed as a wave of bomb blasts hit on Easter Sunday: bbc.in/2UyMtj6 Our rolling coverage continues: bbc.in/2IyWcEv pic.twitter.com/ZjuQTNcAYi
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@BBCBreaking: Sri Lankans are waking up in shock after yesterday's devastating attacks. More than 200 were killed as a wave of bomb blasts hit on Easter Sunday: bbc.in/2UyMtj6 Our rolling coverage continues: bbc.in/2IyWcEv pic.twitter.com/ZjuQTNcAYi
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<![CDATA[Sri Lanka attacks: Shock after Easter Sunday carnage kills scores - BBC News]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 09:31:46 +0000 bbc.co.uk
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@NJoseph4: The number of people who died in the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka has risen sharply to 290, police say. bbc.in/2XuCqgV
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@MazMHussain: I don’t know how any human being can do this. You have to be a demon. twitter.com/bbcbreaking/st…
@TarekFatah on Twitter
@TarekFatah: Death toll soars to 290 in Sri Lanka's 9/11 - The tear drop once known as Ceylon weeps. bbc.co.uk/news/world-asi…
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@BBCWorld: The number of people who died in the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka has risen sharply to 290, police say. bbc.in/2XuCqgV
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@BBCBreaking: The number of people who died in the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka has risen sharply to 290, police say. bbc.in/2XuCqgV
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<![CDATA[Sri Lanka Explosions Target Churches and Hotels, Killing At Least 138 : NPR]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:02:35 +0000 npr.org - Serena McMahon
Blasts were reported at three churches and three hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday. (Image credit: Eranga Jayawardena/AP)
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@NPR: After explosions that killed at least 207 people and wounded 450 others, Sri Lanka's government moved to block social media sites to curb the spread of false information. n.pr/2L2vczg
@BaghdadBrian on Twitter
@BaghdadBrian: 2 or maybe 3 years ago a colleague told me about evidence that those on the losing side of the civil war were rearming. The reason? The government refused to cooperate fully in reconciliation. I hope this is not a sign of much worse to come. twitter.com/NPR/status/112…
@DineshDSouza on Twitter
@DineshDSouza: Notice two words missing here: 1. Christians (victims) 2. Muslims (perpetrators). Seems like the sleazy folks at NPR are trying to cover something up! twitter.com/npr/status/111…
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<![CDATA[More than 200 dead, hundreds injured after Easter Sunday blasts rock Sri Lanka]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:02:35 +0000 nbcnews.com
The blasts shook Sri Lanka during packed Easter Sunday services at three churches and three luxury hotels, with another two explosions later on. Authorities say seven suspects have been arrested in connection with the deadly terror attacks.
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@NBCNews: A tragic Easter in Sri Lanka ... twitter.com/nbcnightlynews…
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@NBCNewsWorld: A tragic Easter in Sri Lanka ... twitter.com/nbcnightlynews…
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@NBCNightlyNews: A tragic Easter in Sri Lanka ... twitter.com/nbcnightlynews…
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@NBCNightlyNews: More than 200 dead, including Americans, and hundreds injured after Easter Sunday blasts rock Sri Lanka. @SarahHarmanNBC reports: nbcnews.com/nightly-news/v…
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<![CDATA[Iraq's oldest Christian town celebrates Easter without Isis | World news | The Guardian]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:02:35 +0000 theguardian.com
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@RubaAlHassani: Western MSM can confidently report on a people without mentioning who they are while also getting the facts wrong: e.g, pre-ISIS, the Iraqi Army wasn't even securing Bakhdida (or Qaraqosh/Hamdaniyah as you insist on calling it - the Turkified/Arabised names). So, so sloppy. twitter.com/martinchulov/s…
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@YasserEljuboori: Iraq's oldest Christian town celebrates Easter without Isis theguardian.com/world/2019/apr…
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<![CDATA[@YasserEljuboori: '#البطاط على محاولات مذكرات القاء القبض عليه بالقول: والله افتح ابواب الجحيم عليهم ويصير القتل بالشوارع!!! بشرفكم يا #تويتر_العراق لو واحد من عدنا الي لا حول ولا قوة وبڤبدبو گال مثل بطيط مو چان هسا @IraqiGovt كلها واگفتلنا باب البيت ‍♂️ عيش بخت وموت بخت مگرود يلي ما الك بخت ']]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:02:35 +0000 twitter.com - Yasser Eljuboori
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@Meelad_Qaseera: هسا تأكدتو إنّو عايشين ب #دولة_بطيخ. المايك الكم جماعة لا تشوهون سمعة الوطن twitter.com/yassereljuboor…
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@YasserEljuboori: #البطاط على محاولات مذكرات القاء القبض عليه بالقول: والله افتح ابواب الجحيم عليهم ويصير القتل بالشوارع!!! بشرفكم يا #تويتر_العراق لو واحد من عدنا الي لا حول ولا قوة وبڤبدبو گال مثل بطيط مو چان هسا @IraqiGovt كلها واگفتلنا باب البيت ����‍♂️ عيش بخت وموت بخت مگرود يلي ما الك بخت�� pic.twitter.com/qdOeKElfTZ
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<![CDATA[Israeli soldiers shoot bound, blindfolded Palestinian teen trying to flee - Israel News - Haaretz.com]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:02:35 +0000 haaretz.com
The minor was detained for suspected stone throwing in the West Bank, then shot in the groin. Palestinians managed to evacuate the suspect to receive medical treatment after arguments with the soldiers
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@sinanantoon: Israeli soldiers shoot bound, blindfolded Palestinian teen trying to flee - Israel News - Haaretz.com haaretz.com/israel-news/.p…
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<![CDATA[How Barr’s Excerpts Compare to the Mueller Report’s Findings]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:02:35 +0000 nytimes.com - By CHARLIE SAVAGE
Attorney General William P. Barr sent a letter to Congress last month citing brief fragments from the Mueller report. Now that the document is public, his selections are coming under scrutiny.
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@rezaaslan on Twitter
@rezaaslan: The way that William Barr mischaracterized the Mueller Report is appalling and scandalous. If you haven’t already looked at the side-by-side comparisons of the Barr letter to Congress and the actual language in the report, it’s really worth your time nytimes.com/2019/04/19/us/…
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<![CDATA[No more waivers: The United States will try to force Iranian oil exports to zero - The Washington Post]]> Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:02:35 +0000 washingtonpost.com
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will announce Monday that every country must stop importing Iranian oil or face U.S. sanctions.
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@PatrickOsgood: If this is true, and not just more fat-bastard bluff talk, then this may be (1) casus belli for Iran, so (2) there may be shit coming in the Persian Gulf, Red Sea, ports of Yemen, UAE, Fujairah etc. (3) Even more self-defeating pressure on Iraq. twitter.com/joshrogin/stat…
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@kasimf: Exclusive: No more waivers: The United States will try to force Iranian oil exports to zero washingtonpost.com/opinions/2019/… #Breaking @washingtonpost
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@kasimf: خبر حصري تنفرد به الواشنطن بوست: وزير الخارجية الأميركي سيعلن الاثنين عدم تجديد الإعفاءات للدول التي تم استثنائها من العقوبات المفروضة على #إيران. وستدفع الولايات المتحدة على ان تكون صادرات النفط الإيرانية صفر. twitter.com/joshrogin/stat…
@mehdirhasan on Twitter
@mehdirhasan: Sanctions policy was supposed to bring Iran to the table or the regime to its knees It failed The administration’s apparent response: to double down on that failed policy & in the process to run the risk of escalation or seeing Iran walk away from the nuclear deal twitter.com/joshrogin/stat…
@JohnCornyn on Twitter
@JohnCornyn: No more waivers: The United States will try to force Iranian oil exports to zero - The Washington Post washingtonpost.com/opinions/2019/…
@IranNewsNow on Twitter
@IranNewsNow: Good luck! Let’s see how China, Turkey and India will react... twitter.com/joshrogin/stat…
@lrozen on Twitter
@lrozen: Sanctions policy was supposed to bring Iran to the table or the regime to its knees It failed The administration’s apparent response: to double down on that failed policy & in the process to run the risk of escalation or seeing Iran walk away from the nuclear deal twitter.com/joshrogin/stat…
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@joshrogin: “The goal of the policy is to drive up the costs of Iran’s malign behavior." No more oil waivers for #China #India #Turkey #Japan #SouthKorea, Pompeo will announce tomorrow. washingtonpost.com/opinions/2019/…
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@joshrogin: @washingtonpost SCOOP: On Monday morning, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will announce that, as of May 2, the State Department will no longer grant sanctions waivers to any country that is currently importing Iranian oil. washingtonpost.com/opinions/2019/…
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