Iran

October 22, 2000

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An Iranian MP appeared in court after an inquiry was launched into his new pro-reform newspaper which hit the news-stands only two weeks ago.

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The US government is to front more than 213 million dollars for eight families who have won court judgments against Iran.

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Iran will stage presidential elections will be held on May 29 next year.

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Iran's reformist-dominated parliament on Sunday approved the election of two MPs, a reformist and a conservative, ending a bitter struggle.

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Iran said that a group of "terrorists" belonging to Iran's armed opposition group were arrested after they crossed into Iran with the aim of carrying

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The Iranian armed opposition People's Mujahadeen claimed Sunday mortar attacks in Tehran overnight, saying they had hit two Revolutionary Guards' head

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Iran's trade surplus with Saudi Arabia last year was $6.9 million on the back of a 32-plus percent rise in exports to the kingdom, Iran’s official news agency, <i>IRNA</i>, reported Saturday.

October 21, 2000

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An Iranian father strangled his runaway daughter when she returned home, press reports said Saturday amid growing warnings over the dangers facing you

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Iran's trade surplus with Saudi Arabia last year was 6.9 million dollars on the back of a 32-plus percent rise in exports to the kingdom.

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An Iranian who was about to get married is now headed to the gallows instead after stabbing to death his brother-in-law-to-be in a family dispute.

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The director-general of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) has arrived for talks in Iran, which holds the group's rotating presidency.

October 20, 2000

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Iran is considering to join the World Trade Organization (WTO), bring up the 'Dialog among Civilizations', and hold international conferences on inves

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Pakistan sought to assuage Iranian "anxiety", after the Supreme Court overturned death sentences given to eight men for the alleged murder of an Irani

October 19, 2000

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Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar is to arrive in Tehran this weekend on a two-day official visit, the first by a Spanish government leader sinc

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Iran's Foreign Minister Kamal Kharrazi said the Sharm el-Sheikh summit on Middle East peace had "no tangible result", and raised "an enormous doubt" o