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Iran's current uranium enrichment not acceptable says US

Washington (AFP) - Iran cannot convince the world that its current ability to enrich uranium is acceptable, the top US negotiator said on Tuesday ahead of new nuclear talks with global powers.
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Iran's current uranium enrichment not acceptable says US

Iran Related News - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 01:10
Washington (AFP) - Iran cannot convince the world that its current ability to enrich uranium is acceptable, the top US negotiator said ahead of new nuclear talks with global powers.
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Top Iran leader says no cooperation with US over Islamic State

Iran Related News - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 14:16
Iran has rejected direct overtures from top U.S. diplomats, including Secretary of State John F. Kerry, to cooperate with Washington in the battle against Islamic State extremists in Iraq, Iran’s supreme leader said Monday.
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Iran FM heads to New York for nuclear talks

Iran Related News - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 07:17
Tehran (AFP) - Iran's foreign minister headed to New York on Tuesday to resume nuclear talks with major powers but it was unclear if there would be a repeat visit by President Hassan Rouhani, who launched Tehran's opening a year ago.
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Iran supreme leader spurns U.S. overture to fight Islamic State

Iran Related News - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 01:08
By Jason Szep and Mehrdad Balali PARIS/DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's supreme leader said on Monday he had personally rejected an offer from the United States for talks to fight Islamic State, an apparent blow to Washington's efforts to build a military coalition to fight militants in both Iraq and Syria. World powers meeting in Paris on Monday gave public backing to military action to fight Islamic ...
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Iran supreme leader spurns U.S. overture to fight Islamic State

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 22:26
By Jason Szep and Mehrdad Balali PARIS/DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's supreme leader said on Monday he had personally rejected an offer from the United States for talks to fight Islamic State, an apparent blow to Washington's efforts to build a military coalition to fight militants in both Iraq and Syria. World powers meeting in Paris on Monday gave public backing to military action to fight Islamic ...
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Iran won’t join U.S. in Islamic State fight

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 22:25
The country?s supreme leader called the offer of cooperation ?hollow,? but Iran is still a foe of the Islamic State.
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Iran rejects US-led coalition against jihadists

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 18:29
Tehran (AFP) - Iran said Monday it rejected a US request for its cooperation against the jihadist Islamic State as part of an international coalition whose true aim Tehran sees as regime change in Syria.
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Iran supreme leader spurns U.S. overture to fight Islamic State

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 17:23
By Jason Szep and Mehrdad Balali PARIS/DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's supreme leader said on Monday he had personally rejected an offer from the United States for talks to fight Islamic State, an apparent blow to Washington's efforts to build a military coalition to fight militants in both Iraq and Syria. World powers meeting in Paris on Monday gave public backing to military action to fight Islamic ...
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Iran's Khamenei takes to Twitter to reject US offer to help stop ISIS

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 17:16
Iran leader Ayatollah Khamenei made clear Monday in a Twitter rant that his country will not be part of President Obama’s effort to build broad-based support to destroy the Islamic State.
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Iran's supreme leader says no cooperation with US over Islamic State

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 17:01
Iran has rejected direct overtures from top U.S. diplomats, including Secretary of State John F. Kerry, to cooperate with Washington in the battle against Islamic State extremists in Iraq, Iran’s supreme leader said Monday.
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UN nuclear watchdog head ups pressure on Iran

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 16:38
Vienna (AFP) - The head of the UN atomic watchdog hit out Monday at Iran over its lack of cooperation with a probe into its nuclear programme, three weeks after Tehran missed a deadline to provide important information.
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Iran says it rejects U.S. cooperation requests on Islamic State

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 16:24
Iran has rejected direct overtures from top U.S. diplomats, including Secretary of State John F. Kerry, to cooperate with Washington in the battle against Islamic State extremists in Iraq, Iran’s supreme leader said Monday.
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Kerry says refuses to be drawn into "back and forth" with Iran

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 16:12
(Adds details on next round of Iran nuclear talks) By Jason Szep PARIS, Sept 15 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry refused be drawn into a "back and forth" with Iran on Monday following Tehran's assertion that it had rebuffed a U.S. request to coordinate a response to the Islamic State jihadist group. "I'm not going to get into a back and forth. I don't want to do that. I don't think ...
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Iran rejects American request for cooperation against ISIS

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 15:32
International conference on ISIS in Paris did not invite Iran nor Syria, both of whom share most of Iraq's border
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Iran nuclear bomb probe will not be 'endless': IAEA

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 14:47
By Fredrik Dahl VIENNA (Reuters) - A U.N. nuclear agency investigation into suspected atomic bomb research by Iran will not be an "endless process", its chief said on Monday, pressuring Tehran to step up cooperation with the long-stalled probe. Three weeks after Iran failed to meet a deadline for providing requested information to the International Atomic Energy Agency, Director General Yukiya ...
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UN nuke agency indicates slow going on Iran probe

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 14:01
VIENNA (AP) — With his probe of suspected nuclear weapons work by Iran sputtering, the head of the U.N. atomic agency on Monday urged Iran to either cooperate or accept the prospect of a ruling on the allegations based on incomplete information.
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Iran Leader Says U.S. Anti-Islamic State Effort ‘Pointless’

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 14:00
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said a U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State is "pointless," as members of the alliance met today to coordinate efforts against the militant group. "Actions that were carried out in Iraq and broke the back of Islamic State were not the deed of Americans but those of the army and people of Iraq," Khamenei said today in comments on his official ...
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U.S. rules out military coordination with Iran

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 13:43
PARIS (Reuters) - The United States on Monday ruled out any possibility of future military coordination with Iran in a U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State fighters but held out the prospect of separate talks with Tehran on Iraq, describing the jihadists as a “serious threat” to Iran and the region. The comments follow a statement by Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Twitter on ...
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Iran says it rebuffed US invitation to join anti-Islamic State coalition

Iran Related News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 13:41
(Recasts, adds quotes, deputy foreign minister, details) By Mehrdad Balali DUBAI, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Monday he had vetoed a U.S. invitation to cooperate in fighting Islamic State, but Washington insisted it would not coordinate militarily with Iran against the militants. "The American ambassador in Iraq asked our ambassador (in Iraq) for a ...
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