Iran Focus: London, Feb. 24 The London-based Arabic-language website Elaph carried a report suggesting that Irans notorious Ministry of Intelligence and Security may have been behind Wednesdays bombing of a holy Shiite shrine in the city of Samarra, which destroyed the golden dome of the Askariyain shrine, the resting place of two revered Shiite Imams.
AP: The Bush administration rejected on Thursday a suggestion by former German Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer that the United States join now-sidelined European negotiations designed to stop Iran from developing nuclear weapons.
AP: Iran has offered the International Atomic Energy Agency information on a secret uranium processing project that U.S. intelligence has linked to high explosives and warhead design, diplomats said Thursday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 23 A fanatical group close to Irans hard-line rulers called Thursday on the Iraqi people to expel United States and British troops in Iraq following the attack on a holy Shiite Shrine in the Iraqi city of Samarra.
Reuters: An Iraqi militant grouping led by al Qaeda blamed Baghdad's government and Iran on Thursday for the bombing of a major Shi'ite shrine and vowed reprisals after retaliatory attacks on Sunni Muslim mosques.
Reuters: German federal prosecutors confirmed on Thursday that they have received a criminal complaint against Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad that charges him with the crime of Holocaust denial.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 23 Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad reiterated on Thursday his allegations earlier in the day that Israel and the United States were behind Wednesdays bombing of a holy Shiite Shrine in the Iraqi city of Samarra.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 23 The Supreme Commander of Irans Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) warned the United States not to attack Irans nuclear installations or it would face the full might of the elite military force, state television reported on Wednesday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 23 Irans hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said late Wednesday that the toppling of former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein had turned the country into a strong bastion in defence of Irans Islamic revolution.
Reuters: A Chinese vice foreign minister will fly to Iran on Friday to start three days of talks on the standoff over Iran's nuclear ambitions, Foreign Ministry spokesman Liu Jianchao told reporters on Thursday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 22 Irans Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei blamed the intelligence agencies of the occupiers of Iraq and the Zionists on Wednesday for carrying out the bomb attack on the holy Shiite Muslim shrine in the Iraqi city of Samarra.