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Iran rallies for Gaza, Rouhani slams world 'silence'

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 21:34
Iranians rallied nationwide on Friday in a show of support for Palestinians as archfoe Israel pursued its deadly campaign against the Gaza Strip. Demonstrations were held in Tehran and more than 700 towns and cities across the country on the last day of prayer and rest of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan, state television reported. In the capital, footage showed demonstrators, carrying ...
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Iran detains four journalists, three of them Iranian-American, says CPJ

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 17:28
By Parisa Hafezi ANKARA (Reuters) - (This story corrects name of UAE-based newspaper in para 2 to the National (not the Nation)) The Committee to Protect Journalists on Thursday called on the Iranian government to immediately release four detained journalists, three of whom it said had U.S.-Iranian nationality. Two of the detainees are Jason Rezaian, the Tehran correspondent for the Washington ...
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Iran Detains 4 Journalists, Including Washington Post Reporter

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 16:18
Three Americans, including a reporter for The Washington Post, appear to have been detained in Iran, the newspaper and the Committee to Protect Journalists said Thursday. Two of the detainees are Jason Rezaian, the Tehran correspondent for The Washington Post, and his wife, Yeganeh Salehi, a correspondent for the United Arab Emirates-based newspaper the Nation, the CPJ said in a statement.
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Iran confirms it is holding 4 journalists

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 15:56
WASHINGTON (AP) — Iran confirmed on Friday that it has detained four journalists, including a reporter for The Washington Post and two freelance photographers, but did not disclose details about why they were being held.
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Iran confirms arrest of Post correspondent

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 13:06
The chief prosecutor in Tehran gave no reason for the detention of Jason Rezaian, his Iranian wife and two American photojournalists.
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IAEA says needs more money to monitor Iran nuclear deal extension: document

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 06:39
By Fredrik Dahl STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - The U.N. atomic watchdog said it needs 1 million euros in extra funding to help pay for its monitoring of a four-month extension of an interim nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers. The request was made in a note to member states of the U.N. International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) dated July 24 and seen by Reuters on Friday, six days after the ...
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Iran dilutes nuclear material as promised

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 03:11
The UN nuclear agency says Iran has turned all of its enriched uranium into more harmless forms.
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Iran nuclear talks extended by four months

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 02:14
Iran and world powers have given themselves four more months to negotiate a historic nuclear deal.
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Iran nuclear talks extension 'probable'

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 23:47
The deadline for a nuclear deal between the US and Iran could be extended following intense talks in Vienna.
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Iran detains four journalists, three of them Iranian-American, says CPJ

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 22:53
By Parisa Hafezi ANKARA (Reuters) - The Committee to Protect Journalists on Thursday called on the Iranian government to immediately release four detained journalists, three of whom it said had U.S.-Iranian nationality. Two of the detainees are Jason Rezaian, the Tehran correspondent for the Washington Post, and his wife Yeganeh Salehi, a correspondent for the United Arab Emirates-based ...
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Iran detains four journalists, three of them Iranian-American, says CPJ

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 22:36
ANKARA (Reuters) - The Committee to Protect Journalists on Thursday called on the Iranian government to immediately release four detained journalists, three of whom it said had U.S.-Iranian nationality.
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Washington Post says correspondent likely held in Iran

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 22:11
Washington (AFP) - The Washington Post said Thursday its Tehran correspondent Jason Rezaian appeared to have been detained in Iran with his wife and two freelance photojournalists.
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Boeing reaches plane parts deal with Iran

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 22:07
By Tim Hepher PARIS (Reuters) - U.S. planemaker Boeing has disclosed an agreement with Iran to provide airplane parts, relaxing a three-decade freeze in ties as part of a broader package of sanctions relief. The agreement sets out general terms and conditions for the "potential sale of certain goods and services related to the safety of flight," Boeing said in a regulatory filing. It marks the ...
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Iran gave Hamas its rocket know-how, official boasts

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 19:07
Iran provided Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas with the technology it has used to rain down rockets on Israel from Gaza, its parliament speaker said on Thursday. Tehran frequently boasts of the financial and material support it gives to Palestinian militant groups Hamas and Islamic Jihad but more rarely talks of its military assistance. "Today, the fighters in Gaza have good capabilities and ...
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Post reporter, other journalists appear to have been detained in Iran

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 18:22
Tehran bureau chief Jason Rezaian and three others believed detained;
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Post reporter, other journalists appear to have been detained in Iran

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 18:22
Tehran bureau chief Jason Rezaian and three others believed detained;
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Post reporter, other journalists appear to have been detained in Iran

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 18:22
Tehran bureau chief Jason Rezaian and three others believed detained;
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Post reporter, other journalists appear to have been detained in Iran

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 18:22
Tehran bureau chief Jason Rezaian and three others believed detained;
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Post reporter, other journalists appear to have been detained in Iran

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 18:22
Tehran bureau chief Jason Rezaian and three others believed detained;
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Post reporter, other journalists appear to have been detained in Iran

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 18:22
Tehran bureau chief Jason Rezaian and three others believed detained;
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