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  1. Iran Killed Physicist Who Refused to Build Bomb, Says SisterRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Now, his sister claims he was murdered by Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps because he would not cooperate with its efforts to divert nuclear work from peaceful purposes to building an atomic bomb, reports the Canadian National Post' s Media Line. If Mahboobeh Hosseinpour's account can be confirmed, it could affect the next round of nuclear negotiations between Iran and the P5+1, the five permanent members of the UN Security Council and Germany, says the National Post .

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  2. Israel didn't assassinate Iranian physicist in 2007 - Revolutionary Guard did, sister saysRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, right, during a tour of Tehran's nuclear research reactor in Feb. 2012. Iran has long been suspected of carrying on a covert program to develop nuclear weapons.

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  3. 'Promised caliphate' becomes common enemyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Trend

    Although more than a week has passed since the beginning of air strikes on the positions of the Islamic State militants and other radical extremist groups in Iraq and Syria, one can say with confidence that the allies have not achieved any significant progress in the fight against terrorists. Over 12 air strikes were made to stop the sale of oil products, which are the source of the terrorists' income, at the Kuniko refinery in the Syrian city of Deir ez-Zor, controlled by the IS.

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  4. Iran: Call to save critically ill hunger striking dervishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NCR Iran

    Imprisoned members of Iran's Gonabadi dervishes community in Tehran's Evin Prison and Nezam Prison in city of Shiraz who are on hunger strike in protest at the authorities' harassment and persecution of Gonabadi dervishes across the country and are now critically ill. Nine dervishes have been on hunger strike since August 31. Messrs.

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  5. Iranian nuclear physicist killed by Revolutionary Guard, not Israel, relative claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Jerusalem Post

    A policeman walks past the car belonging to Iranian nuclear scientist Mostafa Ahmadi-Roshan at a blast site outside a university in northern Tehran January 11, 2012. . The sister of a leading Iranian nuclear physicist widely believed to have been assassinated by Israel as part of an effort to derail the Islamic Republic's drive to create nuclear weapons says her brother was murdered by Iran 's Revolutionary Guard because he wouldn't cooperate with the effort to divert nuclear activities from peaceful purposes.

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  6. Iranian nuclear physicist killed by Revolutionary Guard, not Israel, sister saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Jewish Journal

    The sister of a leading Iranian nuclear physicist widely believed to have been assassinated by Israel as part of an effort to derail the Islamic Republic's drive to create nuclear weapons says her brother was murdered by Iran 's Revolutionary Guard because he wouldn't cooperate with the effort to divert nuclear activities from peaceful purposes. When Iranian scientist Dr. Ardeshir Hosseinpour was killed in February 2007, the cause of death was reported to be "gassing" and most presumed the act was carried out by Israel .

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  7. ShirazRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | TrekEarth

    The people, the Iranian people are in parts of the Middle East and Central Asia, and particularly in the Northeast and West Iran living in Iran. Kurds in Iran in the provinces of Ilam, West Azarbaijan, Kermanshah, Kurdistan, Baluchistan, Iran, North Khorasan, Khorasan, Gilan, Mazandaran province of Qom, Qazvin, Kerman and Fars live.

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  8. Iran successfully overhauls C-130 Hercules logistics aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Tehran Times

    TEHRAN Technicians of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force have successfully overhauled a C-130 Hercules logistics aircraft. It took experts more than 20,000 man-hour work at Shahid Doran Air Base in Shiraz to overhaul the aircraft, the Mehr news agency reported.

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  9. Persepolis: Capital of Achaemenid Empire of PersiaRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Xinhuanet

    A Relief is seen at the ancient Persian city of Persepolis outside Shiraz, southern Iran, Sept. 27, 2014.

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  10. Iran, Italy Sign MoU to Broaden Archeology CooperationRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Hispanic Business

    Bologna University Angelo Pompilio. The MoU focuses on research and educational cooperation, development and protection of cultural heritage.

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  11. People commemorate Persian mystic poet Hafez at his tomb in IranRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Xinhuanet

    People read poems of Hafez as they sit around the tomb of Persian mystic poet Hafez in southern city of Shiraz on Sept. 26, 2014. Hafez collected poems are regarded as a pinnacle of Persian literature and are to be found in the homes of most people in Iran and Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Halabisaz)

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  12. First elite Iran race hit by co-driver...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Suria

    Iran's first international rally was hit by tragedy Friday with the death of a co-driver when his car turned over and barrel-rolled. Iranian driver Farid Parvin and his co-driver Reza Ordoubadi of Saipa team drive their Kia Rio during the FIA Middle East Rally Championship event near the Iranian city of Shiraz on September 25, 2014 - by Behrouz Mehri Arash Ramin Yekta, team-mate of Hossein Ghodsi, was killed in the accident which took place on the first stage of the second day of the Shiraz Rally.

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  13. At U.N., President Rouhani Ignores Human Rights and Baha'i PersecutionRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | PRWeb

    At a speech before the U.N. General Assembly this morning, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani failed to address Iran's abysmal human rights record. Elected last year on a platform promising improvements for all Iranians, including minorities, he chose instead to devote his entire speech to ISIL and the nuclear negotiations that are ongoing with the west.

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  14. Oman Air to add Mashhad and Shiraz flights next year: Iranian ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Oman Air, the flagship carrier of the Sultanate of Oman, plans to add flights to new destinations in Iran in the near future, according to Iranian Ambassador Ali Akbar Sibeveih. The new flights between Muscat and Mashhad and Muscat and Shiraz are expected to be launched in the first three months of 2015, Sibeveih told Times of Oman.

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  15. Iran overhauls Su-24 fighter jetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Trend

    By Umid Niayesh - Trend: The Iranian Sir Force experts have overhauled several Sukhoi Su-24 fighter jets successfully for the first time. Each Su-24 jet was overhauled after 35,000 person-hour works at the Shahid Doran Air Base in Shiraz, Iran's Tasnim news agency reported Sept.

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  16. Iran arrests 11 over 'SMS Khomeini insults'Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Hispanic Business

    "After monitoring social network applications on mobile phones like WhatsApp, Viber, Line and Tango... 11 people were arrested," the provincial Revolutionary Guards chief, General Esmail Mohebipour, said. "They recognised the error of their ways," the Haft e-Sobh daily cited the general as saying.

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  17. Iranians Arrested Over Khomeini-Insult TextsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Payvand News of Iran

    Eleven people have reportedly been arrested in the southern Iranian province of Shiraz after allegedly sending insulting SMS text messages about Islamic republic founder Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini. The "Haft e-Sobh" daily on September 22 quoted Esmail Mohebipour of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps as saying the arrests were made after social-networking applications on mobile phones such as WhatsApp, Viber, Line, and Tango were monitored.

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  18. Iran: Regime acknowledges rise in popular enmity towards its leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | NCR Iran

    In the recent weeks, regime's suppressive forces have conducted extensive arrests of the youth for dissemination of jokes or insulting material against Ruhollah Khomeini, the regime's founder and Ali Khamenei, the regime's Supreme Leader. IRGC Colonel Esmael Mohebbipour, a senior IRGC commander in Shiraz, stated: 11 individuals "who played a central role in dissemination of insulting material against the founder of the Islamic Revolution were identified and apprehended following internet control of telephone social networks such as Whatsapp, Line, Viber, Tango and Telegram."

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  19. Iranians Arrested Over Khomeini-Insult SMSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Cellular News

    Eleven people have reportedly been arrested in the southern Iranian province of Shiraz after allegedly sending insulting SMS text messages about Islamic republic founder Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini. The "Haft e-Sobh" daily on September 22 quoted Esmail Mohebipour of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps as saying the arrests were made after social-networking applications on mobile phones such as WhatsApp, Viber, Line, and Tango were monitored.

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  20. Central Bistro Joins in Fall Wine Dining FunRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Examiner.com

    Central Bistro, beloved for its made-from-scratch modern French and American fare focused on ingredients from local purveyors and farmers, has partnered with Darioush Winery for a special wine dinner - hosted by Darioush Khaledi himself - on Sunday, October 12, 2014. Cost is $150 per person and includes both tax and gratuity.

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