Iran Focus: London, Nov. 30 With the parliamentary elections in Iraq less than three weeks away, several Shiite groups have started to claim that the revered twelfth Imam in Shiite Islam has guided Iraqis to vote for their candidate, according to an Iraqi cleric from Najaf.
Reuters: Germany, France and Britain will resume nuclear talks with Iran only if Tehran signals it truly wants to dispel international fears about its atomic programme, Germany's new foreign minister said on Wednesday.
Iran Focus: London, Nov. 30 British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw told a House of Commons debate on Tuesday that the Iranian government was incontrovertibly developing long-range missiles and warned that Tehran might face United Nations Security Council action if it continued with its nuclear non-compliance.
Iran Focus: London, Nov. 29 In an unprecedented move in British legal history, 1,300 lawyers called Tuesday on Prime Minister Tony Blairs government to de-list Irans main opposition group, the Mojahedin-e Khalq (MeK), from the list of terrorist organisations.
Iran Focus: London, Nov. 29 French Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin warned Irans clerical government on Tuesday to accept the latest European offer on its controversial nuclear program, or brace itself for a confrontation with the United Nations Security Council.
The Los Angeles Times: Shiite Muslim militia members have infiltrated Iraq's police force and are carrying out sectarian killings under the color of law, according to documents and scores of interviews.
Iran Focus: London, Nov. 29 Iran angrily condemned damning comments earlier this week by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) against its nuclear pursuit and meddling in the internal affairs of GCC member states.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 29 A semi-official Iranian daily accused Irans opposition forces on Tuesday of being behind the student demonstrations during the inauguration ceremony of the new chancellor of the University of Tehran on Sunday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 28 Iran rejected late Monday European requests that it move parts of its nuclear enrichment program out of the country and allow enrichment of uranium to be carried out in Russia.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 28 A senior Iranian cleric boasted on Monday that Irans uncompromising stance regarding the international deadlock over its suspected nuclear weapons program forced the European Union to retreat over its threats to refer Tehrans nuclear file to the United Nations Security Council for possible trade sanctions.