Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Dec. 07 Dozens of people have been arrested in the central province of Isfahan for disturbing the peace and causing trouble, Irans state-run press reported on Wednesday.
Iran Focus: Baghdad, Dec. 07 An official inquiry into the torture of more than 170 Iraqi prisoners in a secret detention centre in Baghdad found that prison officials had close ties with neighbouring Irans Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps, an Iraqi official said on Wednesday.
The Washington Times: Do you remember back a few months when it was reported that the CIA had determined that Iran was probably 10 years away from being able to develop a nuclear bomb? It was in all the papers, and made almost everyone feel much relieved. It certainly put those hot-head alarmists and warmongers in our places.
Iran Focus: London, Dec. 06 The leader of an Iraqi political group cited Iranian meddling in Iraq and said that a movement was underway to prevent fundamentalists from taking over the country, during an interview with the al-Arabiya news channel.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Dec. 06 Radical Islamists fiercely loyal to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei condemned on Tuesday protests against the appointment of a notorious cleric with no academic background as the new chancellor of the University of Tehran.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Dec. 06 The Supreme Commander of Irans Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) declared on Tuesday that the United States would suffer a greater defeat in Iraq than it did in its war in Vietnam.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Dec. 06 Following unhealthy air pollution levels in Tehran, schools in the Iranian capital were ordered to be shut down on Tuesday and Wednesday, according to a state-run news agency.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Dec. 06 All 94 passengers on board an Iranian military plane which crashed south of Tehran Tuesday afternoon have died, according to state radio which also said that at least 25 people on the ground were also killed.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Dec. 06 An Iranian military plane crashed south of the Iranian capital Tuesday afternoon, officials in Tehran said, while a state-run news agency put the number of people on board at 106.
Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Dec. 06 Irans hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad travelled to Saudi Arabia on Tuesday to take part in a meeting of heads of Islamic states, according to the state-run news agency.