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Turkish trucks waiting to pass through Iran border as Iraq's is insecure

By Fatih Karimov - Trend: A queue of Turkish trucks, as long as 12 kilometers, is waiting to pass through the Iran border- crossing of Bazargan as militants of the terrorist group ISIL have caused instability on the Iraq border.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Groong

'ISIL Iranian Protege To Infiltrate Arab Regions

Al-Watan , Saudi Arabia July 25 2014 "ISIL Iranian Protege To Infiltrate Arab Regions by Hind al-Ahmad Political analysts have agreed on the need for not exaggerating the image of the organization of the Islamic State, DA'ISH [Arabic acronym for ISIL, Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant], which might not reflect the reality of this organization.

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Jerusalem Post

Jewish Schindler rescues Iranian Christians, Syrians and Iraqis

The Canadian-Jewish philanthropist Yank Barry, dubbed the Jewish Schindler, moved closer to his goal of rescuing 1,200 refugees from the war-torn Middle East, the same number of Jews that Oskar Schindler saved during the Holocaust.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Middle East, 3:45 AMIran to UN: Do More to Stop the 'Zionist Crimes'

Iran's Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, on Sunday criticized the United Nations for failing to end "the Zionist regime's" crimes, AFP reported.

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Political prisoner Arzhang Davoodi demands UN to investigate his death sentence

Mr. Arzhang Davoodi, a political prisoner sentenced to death by the Iranian regime judiciary on a new charge of "enmity against God" has written a letter to the United Nations Secretary General demanding the UN to investigate his death sentence.

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Jerusalem Post

Let's not lose sight of Iran

Khamenei has good reason to be optimistic, well beyond the violent Palestinian protests that appear to be the start of a third intifada.

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Free Republic

Destroy Hamas? Something worse would follow: Pentagon intel chief

A top Pentagon intelligence official warned on Saturday that the destruction of Hamas would only lead to something more dangerous taking its place, as he offered a grim portrait of a period of enduring regional conflict.

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DNA India

Wife of engineer stranded in Iran says Goa CM Manohar Parrikar has assured help

The wife of one of the two engineers stranded in Iran since December last has claimed to have received an assurance of help from Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar for her husband's safe return.

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The Daily Star

Five flogged in Iran for Ramadan violations

Iranians chant as they attend an annual pro-Palestinian rally marking Jerusalem Day in Tehran, Iran, Friday, July 25, 2014.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Free Republic

Policy Memo: A Good Deal Is Better Than No Deal

Failure to reach a nuclear deal with Iran will not lead to a continuation of the current status quo, but rather a deterioration of the situation with severe military, economic and security consequences.

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TrekEarth

Bandar Torkaman

Harber is a city in the West province. Before the Iranian revolution, its name, "Port King" was.

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WBIR-TV Knoxville

Hamas rejects 4-hour cease-fire extension in Gaza

Hamas rejected Israel's 4-hour extension of a humanitarian cease-fire Saturday as the Palestinian death toll in the conflict rose to more than 1,000.

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Tehran Times

Iranian Navy's 30th Fleet returns home

The fleet, comprised of Alvand destroyer and Bushehr logistic warship, was dispatched in late April, the Fars news agency reported on Saturday.

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Time

Despite a Crackdown, Iranian Fashion Keeps Pushing Boundaries

In the latest case of Iranian authorities cracking down on fashion they deem "un-Islamic," a famous clothing design institute called "Khaneh Mode" or Mode House was shut down last week in Tehran.

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Green Left Weekly

Carlo's Corner: Israel the great defender of gay rights except for gay people they kill

You know, sometimes it seems these days all I ever do in these columns is rant angrily about terrible suffering and misery.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Gay/Lesbian, US Military, US Air Force,

Groong

Tehran: Archbishop Calls for Iranians' Massive Turnout in Quds Day Rallies

Fars News Agency, Iran July 25 2014 Archbishop Calls for Iranians' Massive Turnout in Quds Day Rallies TEHRAN - Archbishop of Armenians in Western Iran Grigor Chiftchian condemned the Zionist regime of Israel's war crimes against innocent Gazans, and called for the massive participation of the Iranians in the International Quds Day rallies across ... (more)

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

WBTV

Report: 4 journalists detained in Iran; 3 Americans included

European Union ambassadors have reached a preliminary deal on stepped-up sanctions against Russia, targeting its access to European capital markets and trade in the defense sector, dual-use goods and sensitive... A European Union document shows that among those targeted by the EU-wide asset freeze and travel ban are Alexander Bortnikov, head of the ... (more)

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Tehran Times

Iran, Italy discuss ways to expand banking, industrial ties

The director general for Italian Foreign Affairs Ministry's Promotion Department Andrea Meloni heading a business delegation met with the Iranian presidential chief of staff Mohammad Nahavandian in Tehran on Thursday.

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Tehran Times

Iran calls for reopening of Rafah border crossing

TEHRAN Iran has sent its first aid shipment to the Egyptian capital Cairo to be delivered to the Gaza people, though Rafah, the Gaza-Egypt border, has been closed.

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Tehran Times

Iran's tax revenues up 48% in 4 months

TEHRAN Iran's total tax income amounted to 187 trillion rials in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year, which began on March 21, a 48 percent rise year on year, according to Iranian National Tax Administration Director Ali Askari.

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