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2 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Iran's president dodges question on held...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani gives a press conference in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.

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2 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

Irana s president dodges question on held reporter

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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2 hrs ago | Global Voices Online

13 Photos by an Exiled Iranian Photojournalist of People Caught in Conflict in the Middle East

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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6 hrs ago | Tehran Times

Iran writes to UN warning about consequences of Israeli air incursion

TEHRAN Iran has written a letter to the United Nations warning about the consequences of the Zionist regime's incursion into Iran's airspace.

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10 hrs ago | AME Info

China approves to finance five petrochemical projects

Iran' deputy oil minister, Abbas Sheri-Moqaddam said Monday China has approved to finance five petrochemical projects, IRAN Daily reported.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

AME Info

Iran's trade transactions reach $41.6bn in five months

Job Objective: Provide the necessary administrative support to the department by working closely with the Head of Department.

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The Washington Post

Daily Showa s Jon Stewart rebuts critics over Gaza commentary

The Daily Show's Jon Stewart got edgy on an edgy topic in July, not long after the start of hostilities in Gaza between Hamas and Israel.

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Payvand News of Iran

Head Of Iranian Judiciary Warns President Rohani About ";Seculars";

The head of the Iranian judiciary, Ayatollah Amoli Larijani, urged President Rohani in a public speech to refrain from appointing "seculars" to his administration and those who do not agree with the main tenets of the constitution.

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Payvand News of Iran

Five Thousand Iranian Mine Workers Strike in Protest against Arrest of Strikers

In an increasingly tense and prolonged stand-off between striking miners, the Bafgh Iron Ore Mines, and judicial officials, which originally began in May 2014 over plans to privatize the mine, a new round of strikes at the mines began on August 19 over the arrests of some of the strikers, reportedly involving some 5000 miners, according to ILNA , ... (more)

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The Daily Star

Kerry in plea to Iran to release Americans

File - In July 28, 2014 US Secretary of State John Kerry delivers remarks while releasing the 2013 Annual Report on International Religious Freedom at the US State Department in Washington, DC.

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Weekday Magazine

U.S. Imposes More Sanctions Against Iran

The United States has announced newly imposed sanctions against more than 25 Iranian entities and individuals that Washington accuses of a range of trangressions, including expanding Iran's nuclear activities, evading sanctions, and supporting terrorism in the region.

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Plymouth Evening Herald

Book a date with funnyman Omid

NOT only is Omid Djalili cuddly and funny, he's also extremely down-to-earth in person - there's not even a publicist in sight.

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Iran backs Palestinians until final victory against Israel, IRGC commander says

Commander of the Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari said that Iran will back the "Palestinian resistance movement until complete liberation of the Palestinian territory."

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Asbury Park Press

Iran confirms US Coast Guard fired at fishing boatIran confirms US...

The chief of Iran's Revolutionary Guard navy has confirmed that a U.S. Coast Guard vessel fired on an Iranian fishing boat in the Persian Gulf but insists the incident was not a "clash."

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Middle EastIran Arming Terrorists in Judea and Samaria

Iranian military leaders have openly boasted that they have begun to send weapons to Palestinian Arab terrorists in Judea and Samaria and elsewhere in the region, the Washington Free Beacon reported Thursday.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Islamic State: Drug trafficking a source of money and savagery

Propaganda videos by the militant group the Islamic State show people claiming to be Australian, British and even American.

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Voice of America

US Grants Intelsat, Eutelsat New Waivers for Iran Channels

Iranian soldiers destroying satellite dishes with an army tank in the southwestern city of Shiraz.

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Foreign Affairs

This is What Detente Looks Like

MOHSEN MILANI is Professor of Politics and the Executive Director of the Center for Strategic and Diplomatic Studies at the University of South Florida.

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Payvand News of Iran

Senior Iranian Ayatollah Says High-Speed Mobile Internet Is Un-Islamic

A leading conservative cleric in Iran is worried about the "negative features" of high-speed mobile Internet and 3G services.

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Payvand News of Iran

Families of striking Iranian miners angered by bail

While the court has issued bail for workers detained during the labour protests in Bafgh, their families protest that the accused "have not committed any crime and should not be required to put up bail for their release."

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