Iran

March 1, 2004

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A huge blast has been heard in central Baghdad Monday and appeared to have come from the vicinity of the headquarters of the US occupation authority,

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Despite tense relations between the US and Iran, the occupying Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA) has backed plans for Iraq to connect its oil supply to Iran with a new pipeline.

February 28, 2004

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Iran's state radio, quoting an unnamed source, said Saturday that Osama bin Laden was captured in Pakistan "a long time ago." Later, a Pakistan army s

February 27, 2004

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Iranian Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani said in Damascus Friday that Iran and Syria would boost their bilate

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Two Israelis, a male and female, were killed Friday night after shots were fired at their car near the West Bank settlement of Meitar.

February 26, 2004

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Iran's top nuclear negotiator was in New Delhi on Thursday for talks with Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Hasan Rowhani, head of Iran's powerful

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Iran's Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani arrived in Damascus on Wednesday on an official visit to Syria.  Upon

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Washington lifted a ban on travel to Libya on Thursday after Moammar Gadhafi's government affirmed that it was responsible for the bombing of Pan Am f

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United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister of State for Finance and Industry Mohammed Khalfan Bin Kharbash and Director of Dubai's Naturalization and Residency Department Colonel Said Mattar in Belaila, met

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When the Iranian government announced Turkcell as the successful bidder of the nation's GSM license on February 18, 2004, the consortium's 28.1 percent government-allocated revenue share raised eyebro

February 25, 2004

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The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has warned that Hizbullah would launch a war of "terror" against US and Israeli interests around the globe

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Tunisia's President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali chaired Tuesday, a ceremony honoring members of the national football team who have recently won the Afric

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European Commissioner Poul Nielson on visit to Iran announced a further €6.2 million for Bam earthquake victims.  The European Commission (EC) has adopted a €6.2 million humanitarian aid decision for

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Saudi Prince Al-Waleed Bin Talal, chairman of Kingdom Holding Company, received the ambassador of Hungary to Saudi Arabia, Geza Mihalyi.    The meeting was held in the Prince's office, where the two

February 24, 2004

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Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hamid-Reza Asefi said Tuesday that establishment of stability and security in Iraq would strengthen regional securit