Iran

December 27, 2000

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Iran's foreign ministry on Tuesday denied a newspaper report that Tehran had held official talks on oil cooperation with Afghanistan's ruling Taliban regime.

December 26, 2000

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President Mohammad Khatami marked the end of the holy month of Ramadan Tuesday by calling several leaders of Islamic countries to press Iran\'s positi

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Relatives of jailed pro-reform Iranian journalists will stage a rally next week to protest their \"illegal\" detention.

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Iran\'s foreign ministry has denied a newspaper report that Tehran had held official talks on oil cooperation with Afghanistan\'s ruling Taliban regim

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The largest park of Tehran, Pamchal Park, was formally opened by President Mohammad Khatami Monday on the threshold of Eid-ul-Fitr, Tehran Times repor

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The former commander of Iran\'s elite Revolutionary Guards corps on Tuesday denied press reports that he had decided to run for president in next year

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The water is flowing again in the Hirmand River between Iran and Afghanistan after it had dried up during the region\'s worst drought in 30 years, Ira

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An Iranian MP on Tuesday repeated his call for the rehabilitation of a dissident cleric who has been under house arrest since 1989 after being passed

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A delegation from Afghanistan\'s Taliban regime met recently with officials from Iran\'s oil ministry for talks on petroleum cooperation.

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Iran\'s state telecommunications company announced Monday that the construction of an independent Iranian satellite was due to begin in March 2001.

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A delegation from Afghanistan's Taliban regime met recently with officials from Iran's oil ministry for talks on petroleum cooperation, the daily Tehran Times reported Tuesday.

December 25, 2000

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Dubai\'s Criminal Court has sentenced an Iranian to death for selling drugs and another Iranian to four years of imprisonment and deportation for drug

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The wife of Iran\'s longtime secular political opposition leader Ezatollah Sahabi spoke out Monday against the government\'s jailing of her husband, c

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Two people, including a four-year-old girl, were killed and three more injured by a blast in a bakery in the northwestern Iranian town of Urumieh.

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Iran\'s state telecommunications company announced Monday that the construction of an independent Iranian satellite was due to begin in March 2001.