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  1. News - World - IRAN

    Iran says it shot down Israeli spy drone near Natanz nuclear site

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 04:00am by Reuters

    ... of a long-running dispute between Iran and countries that believe it is seeking nuclear weapons capability, something Tehran denies. Iran and six world powers are trying to negotiate an end to the standoff which has led to damaging economic sanctions. Israel, widely assumed to have the Middle East's only atomic arsenal, demands Iran be stripped of all nuclear technologies, something Tehran ...

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    Iranian president Hassan Rowhani cancels anti-Israel forum

    Posted Oct 12th 2013, 12:00am by AP, The Guardian

    ... Associated Press and The Guardian in Tehran Gathering instigated by hardline predecessor seen as undermining emerging policy of engaging with the West Rowhani cancels anti-Israel forum ... ministry scrapped the gathering in Tehran because it was seen as undermining the government's policy of "interaction with the outside world". Rowhani's overtures to the West- ...

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    Iran’s plunging birth rate causes serious concerns for economic future

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 09:56pm by BLOOM

    ... seeks an economic lifeline through the lifting of trade curbs imposed over the nation's nuclear programme. The sanctions, some of which were lifted under a November interim deal, slashed ... an economic problem. If you have kids, you need money," she said. Ali-Loui is from another age. "Iranian women have made great strides," said Leila Alikarimi, a lawyer familiar ...

  4. News - World - IRAN

    Iran ‘won’t kneel in submission’ over nuclear talks, minister warns

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 09:10pm by Reuters

    ... from economic sanctions in return for some curbs on its atomic work, but Western officials acknowledge that an extension is looking increasingly likely. In an article in The Washington Post, US ...

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    US and Iran delegations to hold nuclear talks in Geneva

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 05:45am by Reuters

    ... demands in negotiations aimed at curbing Tehran's atomic programme in exchange for an end to economic sanctions. The US decision to head to Geneva and meet with the Iranian delegation, which ...

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    Iran: nuclear plan 'backed' by six world powers

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 02:51am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Geneva Nuclear cap 'backed' by world powers Iran's plan to cap some of the country's atomic activities in exchange for selective relief from crippling economic sanctions has been accepted by six world powers, the country's chief nuclear negotiator said yesterday. The upbeat comments from Abbas Araghchi, reported by Iranian state TV, ...

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    Iran and world powers fail to clinch nuclear deal

    Posted Nov 10th 2013, 03:50pm by Associated Press in Tehran

    ... Associated Press in Tehran President Hassan Rowhani said nuclear rights were ‘red lines’ Iran wouldn’t cross Iran and world powers failed to clinch a long-sought deal on Sunday on Tehran’s ... at reaching agreement in the decade-long standoff. Hopes had soared for an impending deal after top world diplomats rushed to Geneva to join the talks, but faded after cracks began to show among world ...

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    Iran to modify Arak plutonium reactor in concession to West over nuclear plans

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 12:27am by AP

    ... the Islamic Republic in negotiations with world powers over its contested nuclear programme. The comments by Vice-President Ali Akbar Salehi come as the talks face an informal July 20 deadline to hammer out a final deal to limit Iran's ability to build nuclear arms in exchange for ending the crippling economic sanctions it faces. Iranian state television quoted Salehi, who heads ...

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    Iranian president criticises top judiciary official amid economic crisis

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 12:00am by The New York Times in Tehran

    ... The New York Times in Tehran President's attack signals worsening relations between Iran's top leaders amid economic crisis Ahmadinejad lashes outat powerful judiciary chief ... as the country's economic conditions and isolation over a disputed nuclear programme worsen. Ahmadinejad was responding to the head of Iran's powerful judiciary, Ayatollah Sadegh Larijani, who ...

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    World powers see Iran’s Rouhani as chance for nuclear deal

    Posted Jul 20th 2013, 05:54pm by Reuters in Brussels

    ... Reuters in Brussels Six world powers see a chance that Iran’s relatively moderate new president, beset by sanctions and worried about unrest in the region trickling home, may be more amenable to compromise in a long-standing nuclear dispute, a senior Western diplomat said.  The powers- Russia, China, France, Britain, Germany and the United States- are hoping years of economic ...




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