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Iran, World Powers Meet in New York for Nuclear Talks

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 15:12
Negotiators for Iran and the five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council and Germany, known as the P5+1, have held a series of talks in New York on Iran's nuclear program this week, ahead of plenary negotiations on Friday. A senior U.S. administration official said it is clear that negotiators on both sides have come to the city to ";go to work."; -Pamela Dockins, VOA
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New round of Iran nuclear talks faces same old hurdles 2 months ahead of final deadline

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 04:39
Seven months and more than a half dozen rounds into talks on a substantive nuclear deal, Iran and six world powers gathering for another session appear no closer to an agreement.
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Iran, six powers set for 'very tough' nuclear talks

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 03:54
Iran and six world powers return to the negotiating table on Friday with only two months left to reach a deal on ensuring Tehran's nuclear program poses no military threat.
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US urges Iran to cooperate in UN nuke probe

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 19:46
Vienna (AFP) - Washington urged Iran Thursday to engage with a stalled UN nuclear probe, saying it was crucial to a major accord under discussion between Iran and world powers this week in New York.
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Family of woman jailed in Iran for watching volleyball match seeks help to free her

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 17:27
The brother of a woman who has been imprisoned in Iran since June for attending a men's volleyball match is urging the British government to help free her.
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West tells Iran it must address nuclear bomb fears

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 17:02
By Fredrik Dahl VIENNA (Reuters) - Western powers told Iran on Thursday it must step up cooperation with a U.N. watchdog's investigation into suspected atomic bomb research by the country if it wants to get a broader nuclear deal that would ease sanctions. The warning was issued at a board meeting of the U.N.'s International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in Vienna, as chief negotiators from Iran ...
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Volleyball: Grozer's masterpiece carries Germany to victory against Iran

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 15:13
Germany bounced back from an awful first outing in Pool G of the FIVB Men's World Championship to score a dominant victory over Iran in straight sets (25-15, 25-21, 25-19) at Spodek Arena of Katowice on Wednesday.
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Iran May Import Water From Tajikistan to Avert Crisis

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:00
Iran is considering importing water from neighboring Tajikistan as the government allocated emergency funds to help avert a supply crisis in the capital Tehran.
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Iran increasingly sceptical about 'murky' US intentions in Isis campaign

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:59
Iran's president calls US plans to combat Islamic State militants 'ridiculous' while military officials question Washington's aims Iran has intensified its criticism of the US-led coalition against the Islamic State (Isis), with key officials saying they doubt Washington intends to destroy the terrorist group and the president calling it "ridiculous". Continue reading...
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Iran nuclear talks to resume

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 06:54
Talks between Iran and the US, Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China on Iran’s disputed nuclear programme are due to resume in New York. But officials say that a breakthrough in the negotiations is unlikely. US and Iranian diplomats have met ahead of the talks and Iran’s foreign minister and the EU foreign policy chief...  [Read More...]
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Iran's Rouhani blasts ISIS

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 06:18
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, in an exclusive interview with NBC News, denounced ISIS for its savagery.
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Iran rules out cooperating with US on Islamic State fight

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 05:45
Iran's foreign minister called the 24 nations at a Paris conference "a coalition of repenters" because most supported the Islamic State "in one form or another" from its inception after the 2003 U.S. invasion of Iraq.
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Iran 'must up IAEA co-operation'

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 04:11
Western powers tell Iran that it must step up its co-operation with the world's nuclear watchdog if it wants a deal to ease sanctions.
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Iran nuclear negotiations go into extra time

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 04:07
Can final leg of talks clinch deal over Iran's nuclear programme?
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Iran rules out cooperating with US in Iraq

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 03:38
NEW YORK (AP) — Iran's foreign minister on Wednesday ruled out cooperating with the United States in helping Iraq fight Islamic State militants and warned that the terrorist group poses a much broader global threat that needs new thinking to eradicate.
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Iran Says Its Committed to Nuclear Deal

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 01:49
Iran Says Its Committed to Nuclear Deal
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UN panel raps Iran over imprisonment of Christian pastor Saeed Abedini

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 23:53
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

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 23:19
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

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 23:06
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'

Wed, 09/17/2014 - 22:07
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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