Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 28 Close to a hundred bus drivers and conductors, who have been released recently from Evin Prison after being locked up for taking part in union protests, gathered on Monday outside the Tehran Bus Company headquarters to protest against the governments handling of their case.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 28 Irans former President Ayatollah Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani said that Iran had to muster all its national might and resources to obtain nuclear energy, government-run Persian-language websites reported on Tuesday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 28 The secretary general of Islamic Republics Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) and Irans chief nuclear negotiator, Ali Larijani, will lead a delegation to Moscow on Wednesday to hold talks with Russian officials on Irans nuclear program, the official state news agency reported on Tuesday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 28 Some 60 percent of drug addicts in Iran are between 14 to 16 years of age, according to a study conducted on the national crisis which has reached epidemic proportions.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 28 A senior Iranian cleric has approved attacks on foreign embassies in Tehran over the publication of insulting cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad in European dailies, a website belonging to the office of hard-line Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad reported.
New York Times: Shortly before the American-led invasion of Iraq, Amr Moussa, secretary general of the Arab League, warned that the attack would "open the gates of hell." Now, three years later, there is a sense in the Middle East that what was once viewed as quintessential regional hyperbole may instead have been darkly prescient.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 28 Hundreds of people in an ethnic Arab neighbourhood of the south-western city of Ahwaz staged an anti-government demonstration hours after three explosions in Khuzistan Province on Monday morning, according to local residents.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 28 The United States and Britain are illegally smuggling arms into the Islamic Republic via its western neighbour Iraq in a bid to destabilise the Islamic Republic, Irans police chief said on Tuesday.
Reuters: Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki said on Tuesday that Tehran would not give up its nuclear programme, but added that ongoing talks with Russia to jointly enrich uranium would ease international concerns over its atomic ambitions.
AP: Iran's president said Monday that his country supports calls for making the Middle East a nuclear arms-free zone, but he also urged the United States and Russia to give up all their atomic weapons as a threat to the region's stability.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 27 Irans Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Monday that Iraq was the embodiment of Americas political defeat in the Middle East as he accused the United States of being behind the bombing of a revered Shiite shrine in the Iraqi city of Samarra.
AP: Russia dampened hopes for a deal to rein in Iran's nuclear program, telling Tehran on Monday that it must first freeze domestic uranium enrichment. U.S. and German officials questioned Iran's commitment to addressing international concerns.
Reuters: Negotiations between Iran and Russia on the Iranian nuclear programme have made no significant progress despite talk of an outline agreement by both sides, the German and French foreign ministers said on Monday.
Reuters: Iran is forging ahead with a nuclear fuel enrichment program in defiance of world pressure and is stonewalling U.N. probes spurred by fears it secretly wants atomic weapons, a U.N. watchdog report said on Monday.
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