AFP: Britain's charge d'affaires to Iran was summoned to the Iranian foreign ministry Monday to hear a complaint over British allegations that Iran is meddling in Iraq, the official news agency IRNA said.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 17 A 23-year-old man died on Sunday after being shot nine times for unknown reasons by an agent of Irans paramilitary police, the State Security Forces, a state-run daily reported on Monday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 17 Volunteers for suicide bombing operations will be honoured during a ceremony attended by senior Iranian government officials later this month, the spokesman for the Headquarters for Commemoration of Martyrs of Global Islamic Movement said on Sunday.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 17 An individual arrested in connection with Saturdays twin bombings in the south-western city of Ahwaz has confessed to have received British training in Iraq to carry out the attacks, the Iranian Majlis (Parliament) deputy for the oil-rich city announced on Monday.
Reuters: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Sunday he suspected Britain played a role in twin bombings that killed five people in southwestern Iran on Saturday, the ISNA students news agency reported.
Bloomberg: Iran accused U.K. agents of involvement in two bomb blasts that killed four people in the country's main oil region yesterday, just 10 days after Britain blamed the Islamic republic for stirring up attacks against its troops in Iraq.
Bloomberg: Iran refuses to suspend work at its uranium-conversion facility in Isfahan, a pre-condition set by the European Union to resume negotiations over the country's nuclear program and avert a referral to United Nations Security Council.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Oct. 16 A key Majlis (Parliament) committee approved on Sunday a resolution demanding Iran end its cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) under the Additional Protocol of the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT).
Sunday Telegraph - Leaders: Our report today on the illegal transfer of missile technology to Iran marks a serious raising of the stakes in the faltering effort to make Teheran come clean about its nuclear programme. As Con Coughlin reveals, former members of the Russian armed forces are helping Iran receive assistance from North Korea.