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1 hr ago | NCR Iran

Iran: Political prisoner denied access to medical care

Iranian political prisoner Arzhang Davoodi who has been recently sentenced to death after nearly 11 years in prison, has not been receiving medicine as he suffering from diabetics.

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5 hrs ago | KIII

Few details month after reporters detained in Iran

An Iranian-American correspondent for the Washington Post and his journalist wife have been held in custody for a month in Iran, suggesting a possible struggle between a new guard of moderates pushing for greater freedom and the old hard-line establishment.

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5 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Few details month after reporters detained in Iran

In this photo taken on April 11, 2013, Jason Rezaian, right, an Iranian-American correspondent for the Washington Post, and his wife Yeganeh Salehi, an Iranian correspondent for the Abu Dhabi-based daily newspaper The National, smile as they attend a presidential campaign of President Hassan Rouhani in Tehran, Iran.

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7 hrs ago | Trend

Earthquake jolts western Iran

An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale has hit the Soumar city in the western Iranian province of Kermanshah on Aug. 23. The tremor occurred at 00:36 , according to a report from the seismography center affiliated with Tehran University Geophysics Institute, Iran's official IRNA news agency reported.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Tehran Times

Egypt agrees to allow Iran's aid into Gaza: source

TEHRAN An informed source at the Iranian Foreign Ministry said on Friday that Egypt has agreed to let Iran to send food and medicine to Gaza, the Mehr news agency reported.

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Tehran Times

Iran not afraid of enemy's psychological war: justice minister

TEHRAN Iranian Justice Minister Mostafa Pour-Mohammadi said on Thursday that the Iranian nation has no fear of the enemy's psychological warfare which would never come to an end.

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Daily Times

Iran nuclear proposal benefits West, region: cleric

TEHRAN: A senior Iranian cleric has recommended the five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany to agree to the terms set by Iran in the nuclear talks.

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Tehran Times

Poet Simin Behbahani laid to rest at Tehran cemetery

Iranian poet Simin Behbahani was laid to rest in her family plot at Tehran's Behesht Zahra Cemetery on Friday.

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Weekday Magazine

Thousands Attend Iranian Poet Behbahani's Funeral

One of Iran's most prominent poets, Simin Behbahani, has died in Tehran, where she had been hospitalized since August 6. Thousands of Iranians, including prominent intellectuals, artists, and rights activists, have attended a funeral ceremony in Tehran for celebrated poet and women's rights advocate Simin Behbahani.

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Payvand News of Iran

Wind Storm kills five in Khuzestan, Iran

The head of Provincial Crisis Management reported to IRNA on Thursday August 21 that one person in Andimeshk, one in Baghmalek and three more in Dezfool were killed under toppled walls and trees or by falling from heights.

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NCR Iran

Iran - Human Rights: Prisoner's four fingers amputated in public

An Iranian man's four fingers were amputated in public in city of Abarkooh in southern Iran, a commander police in the southern province of Yazd has declared, state-run Tabnak website reported on Friday.

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Nerve News

Displaced Iraqis in urgent need of shelters: UNHCR

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Friday said Iraq's displaced people were in urgent need of shelters.

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NCR Iran

One year after Syrian chemical attack massacre

The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon conveyed his deepest condolences to families who lost loved ones at the chemical weapons attack in Ghouta, Syria, which is entering its one year anniversary.

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The Weekly Standard

Hamas's Media Strategy

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Neatorama

The Perfect House For All Seasons

Tehran, Iran is known for its stifling summers and freezing winters, so most traditional homes in the area have a nice, cozy living room for winter and an open, light-filled one for summer.

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Trend

Iran's West Azarbaijan welcomes cooperation with Azerbaijan Republic

Governor General of West Azarbaijan province Qurbanali Saadat in meeting with Azerbaijan Republic General Consul in Tabriz Ali Alizadeh on Thursday called for more cooperation between the two sides, IRNA reported.

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ABC News

Iran Foreign Minister Statement on Sanctions Lost in Translation

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif speaks during a meeting on the situation in Gaza, August 4, 2014 in Tehran, Iran.

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Daily Mail

Iranian regime encouraging 'temporary marriages' to combat growing...

Fist bump: Furious reactions to Obama's 5-hour golf game overshadow his 5-minute ISIS speech as he teed off IMMEDIATELY after condemning American photojournalist James Foley's executioners Young Iranians are having pre-marital sex, including homosexual relations, in far greater numbers than the regime in Tehran would like to admit, a report has ... (more)

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TIME.com

Iran's Moderate President Loses a Minister-and Some Momentum for Reform

Iran's Science, Research and Technology Minister Reza Faraji Dana speaks during his impeachment in an open session of the parliament in Tehran, Aug. 20, 2014.

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NCR Iran

New book brands Iranian regime 'most serious threat in Middle East'

The Iranian regime poses the most serious threat to peace and security in the Middle East, a new book by an American expert on the region has declared.

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