Iran

November 11, 2000

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Iran's former president Akbar Hashemi-Rafsanjani said Saturday that the recounting of votes in Florida in the US presidential election has shown US de

November 10, 2000

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Iran's intelligence ministry said Friday that security forces had arrested two agents of the opposition People's Mujahadeen and defused a bomb they we

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US President Bill Clinton has issued a 12-month extension of economic sanctions against Iran, already in place for more than 20 years, until relations

November 9, 2000

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The prosecution in Tehran's revolutionary court asked Thursday for a death sentence against a former communist, Khalil Rostam-Khani, 47, who is allege

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Yerevan wants the planned construction of a gas pipeline between Iran and Armenia to be speeded up, the defence minister said during a visit to Tehran on Wednesday.

November 8, 2000

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Iranian President Mohammad Khatami will only attend next weekend's Islamic summit in Doha if host country Qatar breaks its ties with Israel.

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Iranian police seized more than 6,000 bottles of alcohol that had been marked as vegetable oil.

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Yerevan wants the planned construction of a gas pipeline between Iran and Armenia to be speeded up.

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The Iranian parliament moved Wednesday to defend the reform movement from conservative court pressure by approving a bill that would clearly define "p

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Iranian President Mohammad Khatami underlined the need for OPEC members to respect their assigned output quotas during talks with his Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chavez.

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Officials with the Japan's Ministry of International Trade and Industry signed an accord with Iran that would give Japanese companies the right to negotiate to appraise and develop the Azadegan oil fi

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Iranian President Mohammad Khatami underlined the need for OPEC members to respect their assigned output quotas during talks with his Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chavez, the official IRNA news agency

November 7, 2000

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Iranian President Mohammad Khatami met here Tuesday with an envoy from Libyan leader Moamer Kadhafi.

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Iran's deputy interior minister was in court Tuesday for questioning over the deadly unrest that marred a pro-reform student conference in August.

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An Iranian man repeatedly caught thieving had four fingers of his right hand cut off in public with a guillotine as punishment.