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Iran urges total ban on nuclear weapons


September 3rd, 2011 - 4:34 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Sep 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Iran's envoy to the UN has urged the international community to reject nuclear weapons and impose a total ban on nuclear tests."The complete destruction ... Read more...

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Iran opposition says Monday anti-government rally will go ahead


February 14th, 2011 - 9:51 am ICT by ANI
Tehran, Feb.14 (ANI): Iran's opposition leaders have said that their planned anti-government march on Monday will go ahead, as they see it as an expression of their solidarity with the Egyptian people. ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad adviser says US sanctions against Iran have failed


November 24th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran (Iran), Nov.24 (ANI): A key adviser of Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has said that the sanctions spearheaded by the United States against his country have failed to have an impact.Mojtaba Samareh ... Read more...

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Pressure grows on Iran to come clean over nuclear plans


September 23rd, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 23(ANI): The United Nations (UN) is reportedly putting pressure on Iran to abandon its nuclear programme and allow inspectors to examine its facilities.The Iranian government insists that its uranium ... Read more...

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Iran unveils first unmanned aerial vehicle to deliver “peace and friendship”


August 23rd, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 23 (ANI): Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has unveiled the country's first long distance unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) named Karrar, meaning "striker" in Persian, which has "a main message of peace ... Read more...

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Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Assassination Attempt Rumors Denied By President’s Office


August 4th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Iranian government has denied that that there was an assassination attempt on their President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. According to one of the Iranian news websites, however, ... Read more...

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Iran threatens to retaliate against any US attack


August 2nd, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 2 (DPA) An Iranian military commander Monday warned the United States that it would retaliate against any military attacks, the official news agency IRNA reported. Mike Mullen, chairman of the US ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad says bin Laden is in Washington, but State Department says he’s not


May 6th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 6 (ANI): Toying with America's view on security seems to be the flavour of the month as far as Iran is concerned.While Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told ABC "I heard ... Read more...

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Iran’s Revolutionary Guards start military manoeuvres (Lead)


November 23rd, 2009 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Nov 22 (DPA) Iran's Revolutionary Guards Sunday began military manoeuvres that are to focus mainly on testing air force capabilities against attacks on nuclear sites, medi reports said. The latest exercises, ... Read more...

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Iran’s Revolutionary Guards to hold military manoeuvres


November 22nd, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Nov 22 (DPA) Iran's Revolutionary Guards were scheduled to begin military manoeuvres Sunday, the news network Khabar reported. The exercises will last for five days and mainly focus on testing the air ... Read more...

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Iran seeks changes to international uranium deal


October 30th, 2009 - 4:26 am ICT by IANS
Vienna/Tehran, Oct 30 (DPA) Iran delivered its reply to a planned nuclear fuel deal Thursday, but demanded amendments to the proposal designed to reduce Iran's enriched uranium stock and build confidence in ... Read more...

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Obama, Merkel call on Iran to respect human rights


June 27th, 2009 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 26 (DPA) US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged Iran Friday to end violence against protesters and underscored their commitment to prevent the Islamic state from ... Read more...

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US confirms Iranian missile launch


May 21st, 2009 - 3:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 21 (DPA) The US Wednesday confirmed that Iran successfully conducted a test of the latest version of its medium-range missile. The missile test came as US President Barack Obama restated ... Read more...

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Iranian experts helping North Korea’s rocket launch


March 29th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Pyongyang, Mar. 29 (ANI): A Japanese newspaper has claimed that missile experts from Iran are currently in North Korea to supervise Pyongyang's rocket launch.Japan's Sankei Shimbun newspaper has claimed that a 15-membered ... Read more...

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Art gallery shut in Berlin after Muslims oppose poster depicting Kaaba as “stupid stone”


March 1st, 2008 - 3:42 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 1 (ANI): An art gallery put up in Berlin by a Danish group with the objective of opposing religious extremism has been temporarily closed following threats from unidentified persons, believed ... Read more...

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