Iran

December 10, 2000

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Pro-reform Iranian MPs have created the first committee aimed at protecting the environment of Iran, said to be one of the world\'s most polluted coun

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US customs officials have charged two foreign nationals in California with plotting to illegally export US aircraft parts to the Iranian air force.

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Iran’s deputy oil minister was quoted saying that US oil majors had informed Iranian officials that if a Republican candidate ends up in the White House, the repeal of the sanctions is a done deal. Bu

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Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Sadik Kharrazi said on December 7th that Tehran can export 1 million tones a year (20,000 b/d) of crude from Kazakstan through a swap deal.

December 8, 2000

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Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Vasily Sredin held talks Friday with Iran\'s ambassador to Moscow, Mehdi Safari, ahead of next week\'s visit by a top

December 7, 2000

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An influential Iranian conservative said a republican victory in the US elections was \"preferable\" for Tehran with prospects for a possible lifting

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Kazakhstan said Wednesday that oil majors interested in constructing an oil pipeline to Iran should control 50 percent of the project while putting up 100 percent of the costs.

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Iranian security forces seized 467 kilos of morphine hidden in a truck in the central-east province of Kerman.

December 6, 2000

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Iranian President Mohammed Khatami affirmed Wednesday that he had not yet accepted the resignation of one of the country\'s leading reformers, Ministe

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US defense experts met their Russian counterparts Wednesday to grill Moscow on its decision to resume military cooperation with Iran in violation of a

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Thousands of Iranian students Wednesday voiced their anger with the regime\'s conservative leaders and hailed reformist President Mohammed Khatami whe

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The Fajr-3 has just become the first Iranian-made plane to obtain a European stamp of approval. Thus far, three planes of the Fajr-3 model have been manufactured in Iran.

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Iran’s English-language daily newspaper has criticized the way in which the government formulated its decision to permit new model cars into the country. It did not believe the decision was flawed; on

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Iran's Deputy Oil Minister Hossein Kazempour-Ardebili said on Tuesday that a lifting of US oil sanctions against Iran was "inevitable."

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Iran\'s Deputy Oil Minister said on Tuesday that a lifting of US oil sanctions against Iran was \"inevitable, because the democrats, like the republicans, know that they (the sanctions) are of no use.