Boston Globe - EDITORIAL: By telling a conference in Tehran Wednesday that ''Israel must be wiped off the map," Iran's new president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, was not only revealing the hate-twisted face of the Islamist hard-liners who took over key government posts following his suspect election last June. He was also throwing down a challenge to the governments of the world.
Iran Focus: London, Oct. 29 United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan is to visit Iran within the next few weeks where he is expected to meet top officials amid threats by the Iranian President that Israel must be wiped off the map.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 29 The Headquarters for Commemoration of Martyrs of Global Islamic Movement, a government-organised body in Iran, will hold a memorial ceremony in Tehran on Sunday to honour suicide bombers, a hard-line daily announced on Saturday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 29 A senior Iranian cleric said that the Islamic Republic had come out victorious against the United States after the call by hard-line Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad for the destruction of Israel.
Iran Focus: Washington, DC, Oct. 28 Both the United States House of Representatives and Senate passed separate resolutions against Iran on Friday for threatening peace in the Middle East and calling for the annihilation of Israel.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 28 Irans President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has fired his countrys ambassadors to Britain, France, and Germany, and ordered 18 envoys to be recalled to Tehran, a government official in the Iranian capital told Iran Focus.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 28 Thousands of hard-line Iranians took part in a state-organised demonstration against Israel in the Iranian capital on Friday which marked Qods Day, or Jerusalem Day.
Iran Focus: Transcript of speech by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad at World Without Zionism conference in Tehran. Tehran, Iran, Oct. 28 Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad made a keynote speech on Wednesday at the gathering of 4,000 students organised by the Association of Islamic Students Societies. The text follows: