Sunday Telegraph: Iran is secretly training Chechen rebels in sophisticated terror techniques to enable them to carry out more effective attacks against Russian forces, the Sunday Telegraph can reveal.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 26 A semi-official daily claimed on Saturday that the Islamic Republic had successfully forced the European Union to retreat in its attempts to refer Tehrans suspected nuclear weapons program to the United Nations Security Council.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 26 Irans State Security Forces have launched a new crackdown on individuals selling satellite dishes in and around the town of Khomein, south of Tehran, local dailies reported on Saturday.
Reuters: Iran has offered North Korea oil and natural gas as payment for help in developing nuclear missiles, German weekly magazine Der Spiegel reported on Saturday, citing unidentified Western intelligence sources.
AP: Top Iranian officials met less than two months ago to weigh whether to restart their country's uranium enrichment program - a possible pathway to nuclear arms, according to a confidential report cited by diplomats Friday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 26 A senior commander in Irans Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) shed light on the influence of the elite military forces loyal to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on the countrys Majlis, or Parliament.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 25 Irans former President Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani on Friday demanded a pullout of United States-led troops in Iraq after the countrys upcoming elections in December.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 25 Irans hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has appointed a fellow conservative as the new spokesman of his government, according to the state-run Fars news agency.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 25 The following is the translation of the editorial in Wednesdays edition of the semi-official daily Kayhan, which reflects the views of the ruling ultra-Islamist faction led by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei:
An opportunity to spoil opportunities!
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 24 Irans Foreign Ministry summoned on Thursday British ambassador to Tehran Sir Richard Dalton to protest what it called human rights abuses in the United Kingdom and the European Union, which is under the rotating presidency of London.