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U.S. Iran Tensions May Be Coming To A Head; Is The White House Prepared?

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Iraqi demonstrators take cover from security forces behind trash cans during clashes in the city of Karbala on Thursday. Mohammed Sawaf /AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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The FBI and federal prosecutors say that an Iranian national, who is a U.S. permanent resident, stole confidential data from his employer and sent it to Iran. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani announced Tuesday that Iran will begin injecting uranium gas into centrifuges. Office of the Iranian Presidency via AP hide caption

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Iranian sports journalist Raha Purbakhsh shows off her ticket to attend a World Cup qualifier in front of Azadi Stadium in Tehran on Tuesday. Iran has essentially banned women from entering the stadium for decades. Atta Kenare/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called for Saudi Arabia to reject U.S. intervention during his speech at the U.N. General Assembly in New York City on Wednesday. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Iran's foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, is in New York this week to make the case for lifting sanctions on his country. Eslah Attar for NPR hide caption

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Iran's Foreign Minister: 'Abandon The Illusion' That Tehran Will Cave To Pressure

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Speedboats from Iran's Revolutionary Guard circle the British-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero on Sunday, July 21 in the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas, after it was seized in the Strait of Hormuz two days earlier. Morteza Akhoondi/AP hide caption

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Saudi Arabia's military displays what it says is wreckage from drones and cruise missiles used to attack Saudi Aramco oil facilities. A Saudi spokesman says the weapons did not come from Yemen, as a rebel group has claimed, but from Iran. Vivian Nereim/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Smoke was seen billowing from an Aramco facility in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia, after it came under attack on Saturday. Hamad I Mohammed/Reuters hide caption

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U.S. Satellites Detected Iran Readying Weapons Ahead Of Saudi Strike, Officials Say

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