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Iran allows private sector to import aircraft

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 16:12
Iran Civil Aviation Organization Director Alireza Jahangirian announced that Iranian private entities are allowed to import aircraft. He made the remarks on the sidelines of the 7h International Air Show of Iran (Iran Air Show 2014), which is underway ON THE Persian Gulf island of Kish
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An Ahmadinejad comeback? Why rumors are a warning shot for Iran's Rouhani.

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 15:49
The possibility that Iran's controversial former president could again become a political force may be minimal, but just the idea of it, analysts say, is a tool to keep President Rouhani in check.
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An Ahmadinejad comeback? Why rumors are a warning shot for Iran's Rouhani.

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 15:18
The morning is chilly and still dark at 6:25 a.m. when the first disciple arrives at “Square 72,” the cramped, tree-lined roundabout in eastern Tehran where Iran’s lightning-rod former president lives humbly – and plots an improbable political comeback.
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In our opinion: Is it safe to trust a nuclear Iran?

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 14:24
For years, Iran has feverishly worked toward developing a nuclear weapon, despite objections.
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UN committee demands that Iran stop executions

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 00:17
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly human rights committee approved a resolution Tuesday expressing deep concern about rights violations in Iran, including the "alarmingly high frequency" of the use of the death penalty.
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Iran Nuke Talks Open With the Potential to Change Everything

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 20:41
VIENNA – Few events in history are momentous enough to reshape the world order. If the US and its partners are able to come to an agreement here with Iran to curtail its nuclear program, this week may be one of those times. A deal...
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Iran to resist 'excessive' demands in push for nuclear deal

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 18:29
By Fredrik Dahl and Parisa Hafezi VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran said it would resist Western pressure to make what it considered to be excessive concessions in nuclear talks that started on Tuesday, highlighting obstacles that could prevent a historic deal being reached by a Nov. 24 deadline. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry declined to make any predictions for what he called a "critical week ...
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Crunch final round of Iran nuclear talks

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 17:41
Iran and world powers ratcheted up the rhetoric Tuesday as they entered a final round of nuclear talks six days before a deadline for a deal, with still-considerable differences dogging the negotiations. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned on arrival in Vienna that an accord would only happen if the five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany make no ...
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AP Analysis: US-Iran talks haunted by history

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 17:32
LONDON (AP) — Bill Clinton tried. So did George W. Bush. Neither succeeded. As President Barack Obama's own second term winds down, he is getting closer than either of his immediate predecessors to the goal of improving U.S. relations with Iran. But he's not there yet, and plenty stands in the way, including a messy and brutal conflict in Iraq and Syria.
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Iran, West eye chances of historic deal as final talks start

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 13:19
Vienna (AFP) - Iran and the West put the onus for reaching a historic deal over Tehran's nuclear programme on each other Tuesday, as a final round of talks geared up in Vienna despite big gaps remaining ahead of a November 24 deadline.
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Iran says nuclear deal 'possible' in last-ditch round

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 12:14
Iran's foreign minister insisted Tuesday a nuclear deal remained possible as he arrived for a final round of talks with world powers, with differences still wide just six days before a deadline to strike an agreement.
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Iran nuclear talks – the Guardian briefing

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:47
Iran and a six-nation negotiating group are trying to reach an agreement that could bring an end to 12 years of deadlock over Iran’s nuclear programme. Read a brief history of the standoff and find out why the outcome of the talks is still in the balance The international negotiations over the future of Iran’s nuclear programme are approaching a deadline of 24 November. A deal would curb the ...
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Iran says nuclear deal 'possible' in last-ditch round

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:28
Iran's foreign minister insisted Tuesday a nuclear deal remained possible as he arrived for a final round of talks with world powers, with differences still wide just six days before a deadline to strike an agreement.
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Iran's Zarif says nuclear deal 'possible' in last-ditch round

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:11
Vienna (AFP) - Iran's foreign minister insisted Tuesday a nuclear deal remained possible as he arrived for a final round of talks with world powers, with differences still wide just six days before a deadline to strike an agreement.
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Iran parliament rejects Rouhani's minister nominee

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:08
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's parliament on Tuesday rejected President Hassan Rouhani's nominee for the post of science minister over his pro-reform tendencies.
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Iran files charges against Iranian-British woman

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:04
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's judiciary said authorities detained an Iranian-British woman because of her links to the opposition, not for attending a volleyball match, the semi-official ISNA news agency reported on Tuesday.
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Iran detained Iranian-British woman due to opposition links, report says

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 09:08
TEHRAN, Iran – Iran's semi-official ISNA news agency is saying an Iranian-British woman has been detained because of her links to the opposition, not just for attending a volleyball match.
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Iran nuclear talks enter slippery final straight

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 08:37
Iran and six world powers begin a final round of nuclear talks in Vienna Tuesday, six days before a deadline for a deal with differences still considerable despite months of negotiations. If the sides do strike an accord, it would consign to history a 12-year standoff between the West and the Islamic republic over its nuclear programme by making any Iranian drive to make atomic weapons virtually ...
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AP ANALYSIS: Iran talks haunted by ISIS, history

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 06:32
LONDON (AP) — Bill Clinton tried. So did George W. Bush. Neither succeeded. As President Barack Obama's own second term winds down, he, is getting closer than either of his immediate predecessors to the goal of improving U.S. relations with Iran. But he's not there yet, and plenty stands in the way, including a messy and brutal conflict in Iraq and Syria.
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Iran nuclear talks enter slippery final straight

Tue, 11/18/2014 - 06:20
Vienna (AFP) - Iran and six world powers descend on Vienna Tuesday seeking to nail down a mammoth nuclear deal, six days before a deadline with differences still considerable despite months of negotiations.
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