Iran

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

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The Ukrainian energy authorities are considering their country\'s participation in a pipeline, which will transport natural gas from Iran and through Armenia, Georgia, Crimea and onto Western Europe,

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A Tehran conference held Tuesday, dubbed ‘investment in housing and urban development in Tehran’, hosted 1,250 local urban development and housing projects put up for tender to over 90 national firms

October 18, 2000

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The head of Russia's powerful advisory Security Council said in Tehran Wednesday that Moscow is determined to expand its relations with Iran.

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The armed Iranian opposition said one of its camps in Iraq came under rocket attack by Iranian "agents" on Wednesday, although the rockets fell on a s

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The Iranian press dismissed the Middle East peace summit in Sharm el-Sheikh as an ineffective attempt to stop the Palestinian uprising against Israel

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Iranian President Mohammed Khatami warned there could be an explosion of popular anger if his conservative rivals keep trying to stifle his reform mov

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An Iranian MP said under-fire Culture Minister, Ataollah Mohajerani, has withdrawn his resignation.