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3 hrs ago | The News Tribune

In 1988, the US had its own airliner shoot-down scandal

In this July 4, 1988 file photo, people looking for family members walk amid bodies of victims from Iran Air Flight 655 in a morgue in Bandar Abbas, Iran, a day after the plane was shot down over the Persian Gulf by the guided missile cruiser USS Vincennes while the plane was still in Iranian airspace.

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4 hrs ago | NCR Iran

Iran: 10 prisoners, including 4 women, hanged in Birjand; prisoner sentenced to stoning in Qaemshahr

The mullahs' regime hanged 10 prisoners, including four women, in the central prison of city of Birjand on July 20 and 21. Eight of them were executed in a collective hanging on Sunday night, July 20. Meanwhile, regime's chief justice of city of Qaemshahr reported of a sentence against a 32-year-old that is to be executed twice, once by hanging and ... (more)

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8 hrs ago | News24

.com | Official: Iran gave Hamas its rocket know-how

Vladimir Putin has no soul, US Vice President Joe Biden concluded after meeting with the Russian leader at the Kremlin in 2011, according to an article in the New Yorker.

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10 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

Iran Sentences Christian Man to Have Lips Burnt with Cigarette for Not Observing Ramadan

A Christian man in Iran has been sentenced to have his lips burnt with a cigarette for eating during the day in the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

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11 hrs ago | New Media Journal

Obama Administration Is Legitimizing Iranian Military Action in Iraq

Dr Walid Phares is senior advisor on Foreign Policy and National Security to Presidential candidate Mitt Romney and a co-chair of the Romney Working Group on the Middle East and North Africa MENA.

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15 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

With Iran, uranium enrichment remains stumbling block

The issue of Iranian uranium enrichment remains as stubborn an obstacle to a nuclear deal as it was at the launch of the talks six months ago.

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16 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

Joint Plan of Action (JPOA) Has Successfully Halted Progress on Iran's Nuclear Program

On January 20, 2014, Iran for the first time in nearly a decade took specific and verifiable actions that halted progress on its nuclear program and rolled it back in key respects, stopped the advance of the program, and introduced increased transparency into Iran's nuclear activities.

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21 hrs ago | The Peninsula

Three more Israeli soldiers killed in Gaza

TEL AVIV: Washington's top diplomat said global efforts to end 16 days of bloodshed in Gaza were progressing yesterday as the fighting raged on and airlines kept flights suspended over rocket fears.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Daily Caller

Iran Supreme Leader: The Only Solution For Crisis Is Israel's Destruction

Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, stated on Wednesday that the only solution for the region is the destruction of Israel, and that the armed confrontation must expand beyond Gaza.

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PanArmenian Network

Iran says nuclear talks to resume in early September

PanARMENIAN.Net - Iran said on Wednesday, July 23, nuclear talks with six world powers would resume in early September, the state television reported, according to Reuters.

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Business Wire

UANI Applauds U.S. House for Passing New Sanctions on Irana s Terrorist Proxy Hezbollah

Among other provisions, the legislation would direct the Treasury Department to prohibit a foreign financial institution that knowingly facilitates Hezbollah activities from maintaining a payable-through account in the U.S. The bill was introduced by U.S. Reps.

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Crofs Blogs

WHO: MERS update (Iran, Saudi Arabia), July 23

On 12 July 2014, the National IHR Focal Point of the Islamic Republic of Iran reported to WHO an additional laboratory-confirmed case of infection with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus .

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NCR Iran

MEPs condemn death sentence on Iranian political prisoner Davoodi

European lawmakers have strongly condemned a death sentence passed against Iranian political prisoner Arzhang Davoodi and called on the Iranian regime to spare his life.

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NCR Iran

Iraqi militants capture Iranians fighting for Nouri al-Maliki

The Iraqi militants fighting the government of Nouri al-Maliki have captured a number of Iranians fighting in Al-Anbar province, a commander of Sunni militants has declared.

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Free Republic

Zbigniew Blames 'Disgustingly Destructive' Netanyahu

The man who suggested that the US shoot down Israeli airplanes is at it again. Surveying the Israeli/Hamas conflict, Zbigniew Brzezinski couldn't summon up one word of condemnation for Hamas' intentional targeting of Israeli civilians with thousands of rockets and mortars.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

TrekEarth

Naqsh-e Rustam

Wikipedia Naqsh-e Rustam Sets the name of an ancient city located north of the village near Shiraz, Fars Province, Iran Zangiabadi is located at a distance of 6 kilometers from Persepolis.

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West Hawaii Today

Iran is pushing limits on nuclear deal, former Obama advisor warns

When Iran and the world powers trying to negotiate a nuclear deal announced late Friday that they would extend their five-month-old talks for an additional four months, they said they had been making "tangible progress" toward a deal.

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Tehran Times

Iranian Navy to expand presence in open seas: admiral

TEHRAN The commander of the Iranian Navy said on Tuesday that Iran plans to expand its naval presence in the open seas.

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NCR Iran

Iranians increasingly defy mullahs' rule across Iran

The Iranian people, particularly the youth, are increasingly defying the mullah's regime by public protests against its suppressive forces, including the State Security Forces , members of Basij paramilitary force and thugs such as "Ansar Hezbollah" patrolling the streets riding motorcycles.

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Messenger Newspapers

Judges grant secret court hearings

Justice Secretary Chris Grayling said five applications had been made by the Government for evidence to be heard in secret courts over the past year Secret court hearings were granted by judges to the Government in at least three of its five attempts to secure them during the first year of controversial new laws being in place.

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