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President Donald Trump before signing an executive order in the Oval Office, June 24, 2019.

Trump said Iran killed 2,000 Americans, but a Pentagon report contradicts him

In April, the Department of Defense reported that Iran is responsible for the deaths of over 600 US service members in Iraq from 2003 until 2011.
In a statement Monday, Trump named a long deceased Iranian leader as target of new US sanctions

In his sanctions announcement, Trump accidentally named the wrong supreme leader of Iran, who has been dead since 1989

The mistake rests on the one-syllable difference between Ayatollah Khomeini — who died 30 years ago —and Ayatollah Khamenei, who is in charge now.
President Donald Trump listens as his National Security Adviser John Bolton speaks during a presidential memorandum signing for the "Women's Global Development and Prosperity" initiative in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 7, 2019.

The White House burns the intelligence community again with a threatening message to Iran

National security adviser John Bolton has long advocated bombing Iran, and he delivered another address on Monday warning the country's regime.
Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi crowning Empress Farah at their coronation ceremony in 1967.

25 photos show what Iran looked like before the 1979 revolution turned the nation into an Islamic republic

From 1941 to 1979, Iran was ruled by King Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, the Shah. On February 11, 1979, the Islamic Revolution swept the country.
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

The US is charging 9 Iranians with hacking major American universities on behalf of the Iranian government

The US charged nine Iranians with orchestrating cyberattacks against more than 350 entities, mostly universities, on behalf of the Iranian government.
Students wave Iranian national flags during a ceremony to mark the anniversary of Iran's 1979 Islamic Revolution in Tehran's Azadi (Freedom) Square February 10, 2009.

After mass protests, Iran bans English in schools to fight Western ‘cultural invasion’

The Iranian government has blamed its Western "enemies" for provoking recent protests.
People protesting in Tehran.

The price of eggs in Iran went up 50%, and 21 people were killed in the protests that followed

Prices well beyond double the normal helped crystallise dissatisfaction in Iran with the government, and has led to a spiral of violence and recrimination.

At least 20 people dead, hundreds arrested: Here’s everything you need to know about the protests rocking Iran

These are the largest demonstrations in the country since 2009, and US President Donald Trump says "the USA is watching very closely."
A map showing the location of Qahderijan, where several people were killed, inside the highlighted province of Isfahan.

21 people are dead and 450 under arrest in Iran’s bloody week of protests

Iran's supreme leader blamed the unrest on "wicked enemies backed by westerners."