Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Apr. 07 Irans hard-line culture minister has blasted cinemas in the country for being too vulgar and said that he planned to carry out a major shake-up of the institution so that it conformed to Islams moral foundations.
Iran Focus: London, Apr. 07 United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan called on Iran on Thursday to reassure the international community that it would not divert its nuclear program to a military one.
Reuters: With a deadline looming for Iran to halt uranium enrichment, the head of the U.N. nuclear watchdog on Thursday urged Tehran to clarify "hazy" areas of its atomic programme, which the West suspects is secretly for developing atomic weapons.
Daily Telegraph - Leaders: Defying the UN, Iran seems hell-bent on becoming a nuclear-armed state. As reported in The Daily Telegraph today, American intelligence believes that the nose cone of the Shahab-3 ballistic missile has been modified to carry a nuclear bomb, while the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) suspects the existence of a secret uranium enrichment project at closed military bases. These revelations confirm that Teheran is working both to produce a nuclear device and to ensure its delivery.
Reuters: The U.N. Security Council could give Iran only two chances to curb its nuclear programs before imposing sanctions, the U.S. ambassador to the U.N. said on Thursday, while acknowledging winning support for that strategy would be difficult.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Apr. 06 Iran will soon add modern and advanced weapons to its military arsenal, Iranian Defence Minister Mostafa Mohammad-Najjar told reporters on the final day of naval war-games in the Persian Gulf and Sea of Oman by the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC).
Iran Focus: London, Apr. 06 A prominent Iraqi Sunni politician said that some 40,000 Iraqi Sunni Muslims had been killed in sectarian fighting in Iraq since Ibrahim Jaafari took office as Prime Minister.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Apr. 06 A number of officials appointed by the government of hard-line Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad for the posts of Irans ambassadors to European countries have been rejected by the host countries, a state-run daily reported on Wednesday.
AFP: The United States is concerned over India's ties with Iran but will not ask it to sever links with the Islamic republic in return for American civilian nuclear fuel and technology, US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Wednesday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Apr. 05 The Supreme Commander of Irans Islamic Revolution Guards Corps, Major General Yahya Rahim Safavi, described on Wednesday the Strait of Hormuz on Irans southern shores as the economic lifeline of the West and said it could be used to put pressure on Irans enemies, state television reported.
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