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Iran slams U.S. justice verdict on Manhattan skyscraper

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 20:19
Iran on Saturday criticized a U.S. government move to seize a Manhattan skyscraper owned largely by a foundation that promotes its language and Islamic culture, saying this violated the right to religious freedom in the United States. According to a court document filed in New York on Thursday, the U.S. Department of Justice agreed to distribute proceeds from the sale of the Fifth Avenue high ...
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Iran's vice-president says row over Arak heavy water nuclear reactor 'virtually resolved'

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 19:07
TEHRAN, Iran - Iran will redesign its Arak heavy water reactor to greatly limit the amount of plutonium it can make, the country's vice-president said Saturday, marking a major concession from the Islamic Republic in negotiations with world powers over its contested nuclear program. The comments by Vice-President Ali Akbar Salehi come as the talks face an informal July 20 deadline to hammer out ...
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Iran vice president says row over reactor resolved

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 19:07
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran will redesign its Arak heavy water reactor to greatly limit the amount of plutonium it can make, the country's vice president said Saturday, marking a major concession from the Islamic Republic in negotiations with world powers over its contested nuclear program.
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Iran vice president says row over reactor resolved

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 18:53
Iran will redesign its Arak heavy water reactor to greatly limit the amount of plutonium it can make, the country's vice president said Saturday, marking a major concession from the Islamic Republic in negotiations with world powers over its contested nuclear program.
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Iran VP says row over reactor resolved

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 17:02
Iran will redesign its Arak heavy water reactor to greatly limit the amount of plutonium it can make, the country's vice president said Saturday, marking a major concession from the Islamic Republic in negotiations with world powers over its contested nuclear program.
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Iran says Arak nuclear reactor row all but resolved

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 16:46
Iran's dispute with world powers over its unfinished Arak heavy water reactor has been "virtually resolved," it said Saturday, less than a month before nuclear talks seeking a permanent agreement. The facility -- whose remaining components Iran cannot commission or install under an interim agreement struck in November -- is of international concern as it could theoretically give Tehran a second ...
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Iran says settlement on New York skyscraper 'illegal'

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 16:45
Iran's Foreign Ministry dismissed as "illegal" plans by US prosecutors to sell an Iran-linked Manhattan skyscraper in the largest terror-related seizure to date, media reports said Saturday. Ministry spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham said in a statement late Friday the settlement lacked "legal credibility" and was influenced by "anti-Iran political propaganda," according to the reports in Iranian media ...
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Iran says plane at airport leased to Ghana after U.S.-flagged plane sighting

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 15:04
Iran says that a plane which landed in Tehran airport flying the American flag was leased to Ghana's presidential office and carrying a business delegation from the West African nation. The New York Times reported on Thursday that a plane owned by the Bank of Utah was parked in Mehrabad Airport in Tehran on Tuesday. Its presence was noteworthy as the United States and Iran have been at ...
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Iran says plane at airport leased to Ghana after US-flagged plane sighting

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 14:45
Iran says that a plane which landed in Tehran airport flying the American flag was leased to Ghana's presidential office and carrying a business delegation from the West African nation. The New York Times reported on Thursday that a plane owned by the Bank of Utah was parked in Mehrabad Airport in Tehran on Tuesday. Its presence was noteworthy as the United States and Iran have been at ...
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Iran Slams U.S. Ruling to Sell Iranian Property

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 12:59
(TEHRAN, Iran) — Iran has condemned a ruling issued by a U.S. federal judge approving plans to sell a 36-story Manhattan office building and other properties owned by Iran nationwide in what will be the largest terrorism-related forfeiture ever. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Marzieh Afkham is quoted by the official IRNA news agency as saying late…
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Iran denounces US ruling to sell property

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 12:24
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has condemned a ruling issued by a U.S. federal judge approving plans to sell a 36-story Manhattan office building and other properties owned by Iran nationwide in what will be the largest terrorism-related forfeiture ever.
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Iran says nuclear experts to hold talks in New York

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 09:29
TEHRAN, Iran – Iran and world powers will resume technical talks next month in New York ahead of further negotiations on a lasting nuclear deal, a senior Iranian official said Saturday, April 19. The talks will take place from May 5 to 9 on the sidelines of a Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty ...
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Iran says plane at airport leased to Ghana after U.S.-flagged plane sighting

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 09:25
Iran says that a plane which landed in Tehran airport flying the American flag was leased to Ghana's presidential office and carrying a business delegation from the African nation. The New York Times reported on Thursday that a plane owned by the Bank of Utah was parked in Mehrabad Airport in Tehran on Tuesday. Its presence was noteworthy as the United States and Iran have been at loggerheads ...
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Iran says plane at airport leased to Ghana after US-flagged plane sighting

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 09:24
Iran says that a plane which landed in Tehran airport flying the American flag was leased to Ghana's presidential office and carrying a business delegation from the African nation. The New York Times reported on Thursday that a plane owned by the Bank of Utah was parked in Mehrabad Airport in Tehran on Tuesday. Its presence was noteworthy as the United States and Iran have been at loggerheads ...
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Iran oil exports rise dramatically

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 12:04
Iran's crude oil exports have hit 1.2 million barrels per day, almost doubling from eight months ago.
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Iran: Rouhani talks peace, outreach at army parade

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 09:51
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's president underscored his moderate policies and outreach to the West in a speech Friday during a military parade on the country's National Army Day.
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Iran oil exports rise to 1.2 mn barrels per day

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 08:40
Iran's crude oil exports have hit 1.2 million barrels per day, almost doubling from eight months ago when the country elected a new president, a top government official said Friday. Mansour Moazami, who holds the planning brief among the Islamic republic's five deputy oil ministers, said the numbers were 20 percent above forecasts and they would rise further. "When the government took office ...
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Iran's President Rouhani underscores his outreach to West, moderate policies at army parade

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 06:59
Iran's president has underscored his moderate policies and outreach to the West during a military parade marking the country's National Army Day.
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Iran Has Cut Higher-Enriched Uranium Stock 'By Half'

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 00:54
Iran has neutralised half of its higher-enriched uranium stockpile, as per a deal agreed earlier this year, the world's nuclear watchdog says. The International Atomic Energy Agency has been checking Iran's adherence to the deal, struck with six world powers.
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Iran cuts sensitive nuclear stockpile, key plant delayed - IAEA

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 19:46
VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran has acted to cut its most sensitive nuclear stockpile by nearly 75 percent in implementing a landmark pact with world powers, but a planned facility it will need to fulfil the six-month deal has been delayed, a U.N. report showed on Thursday.
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