Earthquake Kills More than 300 in Iran, Iraq
A powerful 7.3 magnitude earthquake that struck the Iraq-Iran border region killed over 340 people across both countries, sent people fleeing their homes into the night and was felt as far away as the Mediterranean coast, authorities reported on Monday.
Tension Growing In Middle East
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Sudan and Bahrain have now severed their diplomatic relations with Iran, following Saudi Arabia's similar move.The United Arab Emirates says it's downgrading its diplomatic relations with Iran.
Obama Urges Congress to Hold Off on Iranian Sanctions
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama on Friday issued a stern warning to Congress that any legislation threatening additional sanctions against Iran could derail talks to end its nuclear program peacefully, while British Prime Minister David Cameron worked the phones to try to convince senators…