Iran

December 23, 2000

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A conservative Iranian paper on Saturday blasted a US court decision ordering Tehran to pay 311 million dollars to the brother of an Iranian dissident

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Thai police said Saturday they had arrested a 19-year-old Iranian man on suspicion of involvement in the murder of a British man whose dismembered bod

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Two days of clashes between anti-riot police and demonstrators in southern Iran have left dozens of people wounded.

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Iranian Foreign Minister Kamal Kharazi has called on the new administration of President-elect George W. Bush to change US policies towards Iran.

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The closed-door trial of 17 men allegedly behind the 1998 serial murders of several leading dissidents and intellectuals will resume Monday after the

December 22, 2000

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International press watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) called Thursday for a fair and open trial of 18 men accused of killing several leading di

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Syrian President Bashar al-Assad may pay a visit to Iran following the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, which ends next week.

December 21, 2000

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an Iranian company has won for the second time a UN tender to provide soap for Iraq, Iran\'s official news agency (IRNA) reported. Khuzestan Province

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Iran on Saturday will open the much-anticipated trial of 18 men accused of carrying out the brutal 1998 serial killings of several leading dissidents

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Tehran has established a laboratory to perform round-the-clock testing for drugs and alcohol, both of which are illegal in the Islamic republic.

December 20, 2000

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An Iranian serial thief has had the fingers of his right hand chopped off as punishment, in line with the nation\'s strict version of sharia, or Islam

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Iran will send some 30 tons of medical supplies and other humanitarian aid to the Palestinians.

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A majority of Iranian MPs voiced their support Wednesday for popular former culture minister Ayatollah Mohajerani, who stepped down from office last w

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Iranian authorities will permanently evacuate all the villages surrounding its unfinished nuclear reactors in the southern Gulf city of Bushehr within

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South Korea’s minister of housing and transportation, Kim Youn Ki, has paid a visit to Iran, to examine ways of increasing the level of economic cooperation between Tehran and Seoul.