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UN panel raps Iran over imprisonment of Christian pastor Saeed Abedini

Iran Related News - 34 min 34 sec ago
A United Nations panel this week blasted Iran's continued imprisonment of American citizen Saeed Abedini, who is serving an eight-year prison term in the Islamic republic for practicing his faith.
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Iran leader: ISIS out to kill humanity

Iran Related News - 1 hour 9 min ago
Sounding as much like a Western leader as a Middle Eastern one, Iran's president is denouncing ISIS in strong terms, but even in firm opposition he's hardly embracing the U.S.-led military effort intent on destroying the extremist group.
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Nuclear deal elusive as Iran, six powers resume talks in New York

Iran Related News - 1 hour 22 min ago
By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - A diplomatic breakthrough is unlikely on a nuclear deal to end sanctions against Iran when talks resume in New York this week between Tehran and six world powers deadlocked after a year of negotiations. The talks between Iran and the United States, Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China are re-starting after a two-month hiatus and amid ...
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Iran leader: ISIS acts 'a matter of shame'

Iran Related News - 2 hours 21 min ago
Sounding as much like a Western leader as a Middle Eastern one, Iran's president is denouncing ISIS in strong terms, but even in firm opposition he's hardly embracing the U.S.-led military effort intent on destroying the extremist group. Hassan Rouhan...
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Iran: ISIS is 'killing humanity'

Iran Related News - 2 hours 24 min ago
Sounding as much like a Western leader as a Middle Eastern one, Iran's president is denouncing ISIS in strong terms, but even in firm opposition he's hardly embracing the U.S.-led military effort intent on destroying the extremist group.
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Iran's Foreign Minister: U.S. 'Not Serious' About Defeating Islamic State

Iran Related News - 6 hours 15 min ago
In an interview with NPR, Mohammad Javad Zarif says the U.S. has been hesitant and contradictory in its approach to defeating the Islamist insurgency.
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Iran's Foreign Minister: U.S. 'Not Serious' About Defeating Islamic State

Iran Related News - 6 hours 27 min ago
In an interview with NPR, Mohammad Javad Zarif says the U.S. has been hesitant and contradictory in its approach to defeating the Islamist insurgency.
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Iran's Rouhani to attend UN assembly

Iran Related News - 8 hours 52 min ago
Tehran (AFP) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will address the UN General Assembly in New York next week but is not scheduled to meet Barack Obama, a government spokesman said on Wednesday.
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Iran's current uranium enrichment not acceptable says US

Iran Related News - 13 hours 35 min ago
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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With A Deadline Looming, Iran's Nuclear Talks Reopen In New York

Iran Related News - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 17:30
Negotiations resume this week in New York over Iran's nuclear program, but a summer of multiplying crises has world capitals distracted as the talks hit a crucial stage.
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With A Deadline Looming, Iran's Nuclear Talks Reopen In New York

Iran Related News - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 17:12
Negotiations resume this week in New York over Iran's nuclear program, but a summer of multiplying crises has world capitals distracted as the talks hit a crucial stage.
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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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