Iranian protesters clash in the streets following a fuel price increase of up to 50 per cent. Photo: EPA-EFE

Iran’s Khamenei signals possible crackdown on ‘thugs’ protesting against fuel prices

  • Wave of protests broke out after Iran imposed fuel-rationing measures and upped the cost of petrol
  • Khamenei ordered security forces ‘to implement their tasks’ and for citizens to keep clear of violent demonstrators
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Iranian protesters clash in the streets following a fuel price increase of up to 50 per cent. Photo: EPA-EFE
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According to the IAEA, Iran is now enriching uranium at its Fordow facility. Photo: AFP

Uranium traces detected at undeclared site in Iran, confirming suspicions first voiced by Israel

  • The 2015 deal to curb Iran’s nuclear programme is faltering in several areas, according to an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) report
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According to the IAEA, Iran is now enriching uranium at its Fordow facility. Photo: AFP
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