Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 30 Irans hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Sunday that he stood by his defiant comments earlier this week, which drew worldwide criticism, and said what he said has always been the policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Oct. 30 Irans hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told the latest cabinet meeting in the Iranian capital that if we were permitted to hang two or three persons, the problems with the stock exchange would be solved for ever, according to a Tehran-based newspaper.
The Sunday Times: Iran has promised a reward of $10,000 (£5,600) to Islamic Jihad if the militant group launches rockets from the West Bank towards Tel Aviv, a senior Palestinian intelligence official said last week.
Sunday Telegraph: Iran's Revolutionary Guards have set up a network of secret smuggling routes to ferry men and equipment into Iraq for attacks on coalition troops, according to an exiled opposition group.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 29 Irans powerful ultra-Islamist group, Motalefeh, urged President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Saturday to resume nuclear enrichment in full, adding that the Wests threats to take Iran to the Security Council or to launch a military attack are fading.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 29 Irans Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki strongly defended on Saturday President Mahmoud Ahmadinejads blistering attack on Israel and the West, saying that the Presidents speech was nothing but the strategy and policy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the past 27 years.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 29 Iran First Vice-President Parviz Davoudi refused to take part in an official banquet for participants at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation in Moscow, after the hosts refused to serve an alcohol-free dinner, an Iranian Foreign Ministry official said on Saturday.
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.