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Unidentified gunmen attack Iranian bus in eastern Turkey, injuring 8


November 16th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by BNO News
ANKARA (BNO NEWS) -- Unidentified gunmen attacked an Iranian bus in eastern Turkey on Tuesday, local media reported on Wednesday. Eight people, including a young child, were injured in the shooting.The attack ... Read more...

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Pak police kills militant wanted in Iran consulate official’s murder


May 12th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, May 12 (ANI): The Peshawar police has killed an alleged militant wanted over terror attacks, including last year's murder of an official with the Iranian consulate, officials said.Sources told Daily ... Read more...

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Iranian diplomat recovered 15 months after kidnapping


March 30th, 2010 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 30 (IANS) An Iranian diplomat kidnapped in Pakistan 15 months ago has been recovered after a successful operation by Iran's intelligence agencies, Tehran's envoy here said Tuesday. Hashmat Atharzada, the commercial ... Read more...

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Abducted Iranian diplomat rescued in Pakistan


March 30th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, March 30 (IANS) An Iranian diplomat abducted in Pakistan in 2008 has been rescued after a "successful operation," reports said Tuesday. Heshmatollah Attarzadeh was rescued during a "complicated intelligence operation" by Iranian ... Read more...

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‘Dummy bombs’ used to test security in Pakistan


November 13th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 13 (IANS) A Danish official used a "dummy bomb" to test the security arrangement outside his embassy premises following a string of massive blasts across the country, a media report ... Read more...

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Iranian consulate official shot dead in Peshawar


November 12th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Nov.12 (ANI): Unidentified gunmen shot dead an official of the Iranian Consulate in Peshawar on Thursday.According to sources, Abul Hasan Jaffri, director Public Relations at the Iranian Consulate, was attacked near ... Read more...

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Iranian consulate official shot dead in Peshawar


November 12th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 12 (IANS) An official of the Iranian consulate in Peshawar died after he was shot at near his home, a media report said Thursday. Abul Hasan Jaffery, who was director public ... Read more...

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Iranians in south India cast their votes


June 12th, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 12 (IANS) Iranians settled in Hyderabad, Bangalore and Mysore cities Friday cast their votes in the presidential elections at the Iranian consulate here. About 5,000 Iranians living in these three south ... Read more...

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Kidnapped Iranian, Afghan diplomats being kept beyond Pak provincial police jurisdiction


December 25th, 2008 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Dec. 25 (ANI): In a crucial revelation in the Iranian and Afghan diplomats kidnapping case, the top cop of Pakistans Frontier Police, Malik Naveed Khan has said that the suspects ... Read more...

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Pak police claims kidnappers of Iranian, Afghan envoy arrested


December 24th, 2008 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Dec 24 (ANI): Inspector General of the North West Frontier Province, Malik Naveed Khan, today said that the masterminds behind kidnapping of Iranian and Afghan diplomats have been arrested.Talking to ... Read more...

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Iranian diplomat kidnapped in Pakistan alive


December 22nd, 2008 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Dec 21 (Xinhua) The Iranian diplomat kidnapped in Pakistan in mid-November is alive and in good health, Iran's satellite television channel Press TV reported Sunday.Heshmatollah Attarzadeh Niyaki, commercial attache of the ... Read more...

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Abducted Iranian diplomat in Pakistan alive: Report


December 21st, 2008 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Dec 21 (Xinhua) An Iranian diplomat who was kidnapped in Pakistan in mid November is alive and in good health, a state-run TV channel reported Sunday.Heshmatollah Attarzadeh Niyaki, commercial attaché of ... Read more...

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Pak Police to set up special zones to safeguard diplomats in Peshawar


November 19th, 2008 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Nov 19 (ANI): Pakistan Police has decided to set up special diplomatic zone for the protection of foreign diplomats in Peshawar after it failed to make any progress towards recovery ... Read more...

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Pak security forces clueless about missing foreign diplomats, journalists


November 16th, 2008 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Nov 16 (ANI): Security forces in Pakistan have been unsuccessful in finding clues about the kidnapped Afghan and Iranian diplomats, besides a host of foreign nationals in the country.Security personnel ... Read more...

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Japanese journalist attacked in northwestern Pakistan


November 15th, 2008 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 14 (DPA) A Japanese journalist and his Afghan assistant were shot and wounded Friday in a kidnap attempt near the Pakistani city of Peshawar, while security forces killed at least ... Read more...

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Iranian diplomat kidnapped in Pakistan


November 13th, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 13 (IANS) An Iranian diplomat was kidnapped and his security guard killed Thursday by unidentified gunmen in Pakistan's lawless northwestern region as Tehran demanded full security for its diplomatic corps, ... Read more...

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Iranian diplomat in Pakistan kidnapped, guard killed


November 13th, 2008 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Nov 13 (ANI): The Commercial Attache of Iranian Consulate, Hashmatullah Atharzadeh, has been kidnapped from Hayatabad on Thursday after unknown gunmen killed his guard.Police sources said that Atharzadeh was traveling ... Read more...

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Iranian-born Israeli arrested on suspicion of spying


May 26th, 2008 - 9:24 am ICT by admin
DPA Tel Aviv, May 26 (DPA) Police in Israel have arrested a 55-year-old Iranian-born Israeli on suspicion of passing sensitive intelligence information to Tehran, the police have said. The suspect was arrested earlier ... Read more...

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