Today in History for October 22nd

October 22, 2018

Highlights of this day in history: A Cold War crisis over Cuba leads to brink of nuclear war; Shah of Iran allowed into U.S. for treatment; 'Pretty Boy' Floyd killed; Last victim slain in D.C. sniper shootings; Cellist Pablo Casals dies. (Oct. 22)

Bolton: US leaving protocol to Vienna Convention

October 3, 2018

The Trump administration said Wednesday it is terminating a decades-old treaty affirming friendly relations between the US and Iran. It also announced it is withdrawing from the optional protocol for dispute resolution to the Vienna Convention. (Oct. 3)

US terminates 1955 treaty with Iran

October 3, 2018

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has announced that the U.S. is canceling a 1955 treaty with Iran establishing economic relations and consular rights between the two nations. (Oct. 3)

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