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Iran hangs woman convicted of killing alleged rapist

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 12:07
By Mehrdad Balali DUBAI (Reuters) - A 26-year-old Iranian woman convicted of murdering a man she accused of trying to rape her as a teenager was hanged on Saturday, the official news agency IRNA said, despite international pleas for her life to be spared. Reyhaneh Jabbari walked to the gallows at dawn on Saturday in Tehran's Evin prison after failing to secure a reprieve from the murder victim's ...
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Iran hangs woman despite international campaign

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 10:29
Iran has hanged a woman convicted of murdering a former intelligence officer she claimed had tried to sexually assault her, defying international appeals for a stay of execution.
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Iran hangs woman despite international uproar

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 09:50
Reyhaneh Jabbari was hanged on Saturday for killing a man she said tried to abuse her, despite international outcry.
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Iran hangs woman despite international campaign

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 09:21
Iran executes a 26-year-old woman for killing a man she said was trying to sexually assault her
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Iran hangs woman in defiance of international campaign

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 08:54
TEHRAN, Iran – Iran executed on October 25, Saturday a 26-year-old woman who had spent five years on death row for the murder of a former intelligence official, defying international pressure to spare her life. Reyhaneh Jabbari was hanged at dawn, the official Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) ...
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Iran hangs woman for killing her alleged rapist - VIDEO: Iran executes another citizen

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 08:23
TEHRAN, Iran – Iran hanged a woman on Saturday who was convicted of murdering a man she alleged was trying to rape her, drawing swift international condemnation for a prosecution several countries described as flawed.
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Iran hangs woman convicted of murdering a man she said was trying to rape her

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 08:23
Iran has hanged a woman convicted of murdering a man she said was trying to rape her.
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Iran hangs woman despite campaign

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 06:27
Iran defies an international campaign and hangs a woman who killed a man she said was trying to sexually abuse her.
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Iran nukes: Solution, not deadline, key

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 05:16
Another round of nuclear talks ended late Thursday in Vienna. Nothing good, bad or even surprising has publicly emerged from the two-day talks between Iran and the P5+1 countries.
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Iran to Support US Fight Against IS in Nuclear Program Trade-Off: Reports

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 23:03
Iran is ready to work with the United States in fighting the Islamic State (IS) in exchange for more flexibility on Iran's uranium enrichment program, Reuters reported Sunday, citing a senior Iranian official.
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Boeing Sells Spare Aircraft Parts to Iran as Sanctions Ease

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 20:35
Boeing (BA) was able to sell spare parts to Iran Air in the third quarter, thanks to the partial lifting of sanction against Iran.
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Iran Nuclear Talks: US, World Leaders Down To Wire On Sanction Negotiations

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 20:13
For almost a year, the U.S. and other world powers have been negotiating with Iran, trying to ensure that the Islamic Republic does not use its nuclear program to develop weapons. The deadline for striking a deal with Iran is now just one month away, on Nov. 24. Experts say the most likely outcome is that there won't be a deal, and the current sanctions imposed on Iran by the U.S. and the ...
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Iran-Pakistan: Will border tensions boil over?

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 17:00
Iran-Pakistan border skirmishes risk spinning out of control
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37 Organizations to Congress: Quit Playing Politics with Deal to Prevent Iran War

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 16:13
The National Iranian American Council (NIAC) was one of 37 organizations to send a letter to Congress today regarding the roles of Congress and the President in sealing a nuclear deal with Iran. The letter was prompted when certain lawmakers reacted harshly to a New York Times report that, if there is a nuclear deal with Iran, the White House plans to initially use executive action to ...
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Iran Claims Key Role In Helping Its 'Iraqi Brothers' Fight IS

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 16:12
Following weeks of increasingly harsh criticism of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State (IS) group in Iraq and Syria, in the past few days Iran has begun to emphasize its role in helping Iraq battle IS militants. Part of this narrative has been to stress Iran's close relationship with Baghdad, and its willingness to cooperate with other countries in the region, including against IS ...
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Collapse of Iran talks poses danger, U.S. official warns

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 01:24
A failure of the gridlocked nuclear negotiations with Iran will lead to a dangerous escalation by both Tehran and the West, America's lead negotiator warned Thursday.
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Escalation Likely If Iran Talks Fail, U.S. Official Says

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 01:11
The alternatives to an international accord preventing Iran from producing nuclear weapons are “quite terrible,” the chief U.S. negotiator in talks with Iran said.
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US negotiator: Some want talks with Iran to fail

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 23:46
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chief U.S. nuclear negotiator suggested Thursday that some U.S. allies and members of Congress hope diplomacy with Iran fails, offering a glimpse of the difficult task awaiting the Obama administration if it manages to secure a nuclear agreement with Tehran by a late November deadline.
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Iran will be seen as responsible if nuclear talks fail: U.S.

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 23:02
By Arshad Mohammed WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Iran will be widely seen to be responsible if a comprehensive deal to curb its nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief is not reached, the top U.S. negotiator said on Thursday. U.S. Under-Secretary of State Wendy Sherman also said major powers negotiating with Iran have offered it ideas that are "equitable, enforceable and consistent with Tehran ...
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Let's 'finish the job' on nuclear deal, US tells Iran

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 22:44
America's top negotiator leading talks to curb Tehran's nuclear ambitions Thursday called on Iranian leaders to "make the right choice," saying now was the time to reach a deal. "If Iran truly wants to resolve its differences with the international community -- and facilitate the lifting of economic sanctions -- it will have no better chance than between now and November 24," Undersecretary of ...
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