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WARSAW, Poland | Poland wants EU to have ’empathy’ for US sanctions on Iran

WARSAW, Poland — Poland’s foreign minister says Warsaw sees itself as a bridge in trans-Atlantic rifts between the European Union and the Trump administration and wants the EU to show “greater empathy” for U.S. sanctions on Iran. Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz told The Associated Press in an interview Friday that Washington was “right” to announce … Continue reading WARSAW, Poland | Poland wants EU to have ’empathy’ for US sanctions on Iran

TEHRAN, Iran | Iran, Russia, Turkey presidents meet in a high stakes summit

TEHRAN, Iran  — The presidents of Iran, Russia and Turkey met in a high stakes summit in Tehran on Friday to discuss the future of Syria as a bloody military operation looms in the last rebel-held area of the war-ravaged nation, each laying out terms and issues on the battlefield most critical to their own … Continue reading TEHRAN, Iran | Iran, Russia, Turkey presidents meet in a high stakes summit

TEHRAN, Iran | The Latest: Turkey says has no capacity for more refugees

TEHRAN, Iran — The Latest on Syria talks in Iran (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Turkey’s president says his country does not have the “strength or capability” to host millions of more refugees from Idlib. Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday that a call for terror groups in Idlib to lay down arms was a strong … Continue reading TEHRAN, Iran | The Latest: Turkey says has no capacity for more refugees

TEHRAN, Iran | The Latest: Idlib residents protest pending Syria offensive

TEHRAN, Iran— The Latest on Syria talks in Iran (all times local): 3:40 p.m. The presidents of Iran, Russia and Turkey have begun a summit on Syria as a bloody offensive on Idlib province looms, despite warnings from the U.S. and others not to launch the attack. The summit Friday between Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, … Continue reading TEHRAN, Iran | The Latest: Idlib residents protest pending Syria offensive