Iran

August 21, 2000

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Iran says that the United States is providing "insufficient" information on the fate of two Iranian pilots who disappeared after their helicopter cras

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Iran's reformist-dominated parliament Sunday passed by a large majority a bill to merge four key economic ministries into two.

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Iran has made a major oil and gas find at two sites in the south of the country.

August 20, 2000

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Iran's parliament has passed, by a large majority, a bill to merge four key economic ministries into two.

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Iran has dispatched a search vessel to look for the two pilots who went missing last week when their helicopter crashed in the Arabian Gulf.

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Iranian security forces have arrested more than 200 people prior to a planned demonstration Saturday in downtown Tehran by unknown student group to "d

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Iranian Foreign Minister Kamal Kharazi will go to South Africa this week for two days of bilateral economic talks. Kharazi will be leading a delegation of commercial and political officials for the fi

August 19, 2000

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Iranian Law Enforcement Forces have arrested 120 Afghan nationals, who had entered the country illegally.

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A Chinese shipbuilder has started work on a 300,000-ton-supertanker for Iran, hoping that this project would help China challange the supremacy of Jap

August 18, 2000

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A leading Iranian conservative cleric accuses the United States of trying to topple the Islamic regime by "suppoting reformists, who waged a misinform

August 17, 2000

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Three Iranians convicted of murder were hanged in prison in the presence of their victims' families.

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Iran's press court imposes a permanent ban on a suspended pro-reform newspaper and bars its director from further press activities.

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Efforts by Azerbaijan to sell gas to Turkey now appear to have been behind Iran’s decision to sign a gas supply agreement with Turkey,

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The governor of Iran's Export Promotion Bank, Norouz Kahzadi, stressed the importance of Iran keeping up to pace in today's electronically oriented global market.

August 16, 2000

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The reformist-dominated Iranian parliament have voted not to certify the election of a conservative deputy as the result of "multiple complaints lodge