Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 07 Irans former President Ayatollah Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani accused the West on Tuesday of carrying out the work of Satan after cartoons depicting the prophet Mohammad negatively were published in European dailies.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 07 Irans former President Ayatollah Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani said in Tehran on Tuesday that the West did not want the Islamic Republic to obtain nuclear capabilities.
Reuters: China said on Tuesday the Iranian nuclear standoff could still be defused through negotiations without a showdown in the United Nations, and urged countries to intensify efforts for a diplomatic compromise.
Reuters: Denmark protested to Iran over a second day of attacks on its embassy in Tehran on Thursday and demanded protection for its diplomats, as outrage over cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad spread across the Muslim world.
Reuters: Iran's best-selling newspaper has launched a competition to find the best cartoon about the Holocaust in retaliation for the publication in many European countries of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 06 Irans Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki said on Monday that the Islamic Republic would not back down even in the slightest manner in its drive to obtain nuclear capabilities.
Iran Focus: London, Feb. 06 United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan called on Iran on Monday to take confidence-building measures so that it could return to the negotiations table regarding its suspected nuclear weapons activities.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 06 Iran Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi condemned on Monday a resolution by the board of governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency reporting Tehrans nuclear file to the United Nations Security Council, the official state news agency reported.
Reuters: Iran has cut all trade ties with Denmark because of the publication of satirical cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad, Iranian Commerce Minister Massoud Mirkazemi was quoted as saying by the Iranian student news agency ISNA.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 06 Hand grenades and cocktail Molotovs were hurled at the Danish embassy in Tehran as several hundred radical Islamists attacked the compound Monday night in protest to the publishing of several cartoons in a Danish daily depicting the prophet Mohammad negatively.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 06 Radical Iraqi Shiite cleric Moqtada Sadr said on Monday that he will defend Iran and Syria against foreign aggression, the Fars news agency which his owned by the Office of the Supreme Leader reported.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 06 Irans chief nuclear negotiator announced on Monday that United Nations inspectors would come to the Islamic Republic in the coming days to oversee the resumption of uranium enrichment after the board of governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency reported Iran to the Security Council.
Reuters: Imposing economic sanctions on Iran without U.N. backing would be legitimate if other efforts failed to convince Tehran to halt uranium enrichment, a senior U.S. State Department official said on Monday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 06 Some 200 hard-line members of the paramilitary Bassij force held a violent protest outside the Austrian embassy in Tehran on Monday in protest to the publishing of cartoons in European dailies depicting the prophet Mohammad and a resolution adopted recently by the board of governors of the United Nations nuclear watchdog reporting Irans nuclear file to the Security Council.
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