Iran

October 2, 2000

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Iranian newspapers reported for the second time in a week that reformist Culture and Islamic Guidance Minister Ayatollah Mohajerani, bane of the conse

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Iranian President Mohammad Khatami and Iraqi Vice President Taha Yassin Ramadan pledged Friday to strengthen their relations, still clouded over a decade after the Iran-Iraq war ended.

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German Economy Minister Werner Mueller began a three-day visit to Tehran Sunday, aimed at confirming the recent reopening of economic ties between Iran and Germany. Mueller is accompanied by some 60 p

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Iran's former president, Akbar Hashemi-Rafsanjani, on Friday blasted the "injustice" of the oil market, complaining that producer nations receive only fractions of the prices paid by western consumers

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Iran increased its daily oil output by 116,800 barrels per day (bpd) Sunday, in keeping with recent decisions by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countires.The daily output is now 3,843,800 bpd

October 1, 2000

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Iran's Parliament Speaker Mehdi Karubi denounced the Islamic world for its "indifference, silence and weakness" in response to the recent killings of

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Iran wants foreigners to invest in the country, Vice President Hassan Habibi said Saturday at the opening of Tehran\'s 26th international fair, which was attended for the first time in two decades by

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Economy Minister Werner Mueller begins a visit to Iran Sunday in the hope of reaping benefits for German business following the full restoration of bilateral relations between Tehran and Berlin earlie

September 30, 2000

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The German Economic Minister begins a visit to Iran in the hope of reaping benefits for German business following full restoration of bilateral relati

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Cuban President Fidel Castro made an unexpected appearance at Havana airport to greet visiting Iranian president Mohammad Khatami late Friday.

September 29, 2000

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Iran’s Intelligence Minister Ali Younesi announces that seven people of a 12-member network “sponsored by the Iraqi intelligence and army” have been s

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The Iranian oil ministry is currently evaluating a proposal by the Iranian Energy Studies Institute to form an international gas producing organization, reported <I>Al-Watan</I> daily.

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A conservative MP in OPEC giant Iran on Wednesday blasted the US decision to open the taps of its strategic oil reserve as a political move to boost the White House chances of US Vice President Al Gor

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As OPEC held a historic gathering in Caracas amid international concern over oil prices, Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zangeneh said Wednesday there was too much oil on the market.

September 28, 2000

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Iran has arrested 12 members of a terrorist network working for Iraq's ruling Baath party that was planning a series of bomb attacks.