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U.S. tells U.N.: In Mideast, Iran is 'chief culprit'

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NEW YORK -- In her first session holding the rotating presidency of the United Nations Security Council, U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley tried to turn the spotlight from Israel to Iran, the latest target of tough talk from President Donald Trump's administration. "If we are speaking honestly about conflict in the Middle East, we need to start with the chief culprit, Iran, and its partner militia, Hezbollah," Haley told the Security Council on Thursday. "For decades they have conducted terrorist acts across the region." For the past two weeks, Haley had encouraged nations attending the quarterly open meeting on "the situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian question," to tackle...

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