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31 min ago | Jerusalem Post

'Export of Leviathan gas to Turkey unlikely without improvement in political ties'

Any agreement to export natural gas from Israel's large Leviathan reservoir to Turkey can only occur following an improvement in political relations between the two countries relations that have grown increasingly fragile during the Israeli-Gazan conflict according to an Institute for National Security Studies report.


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4 hrs ago | NCR Iran

Iran: thousands of teachers gathered outside Majlis were beaten by suppressive forces

Yesterday, thousands of teachers from various cities filled the surrounding streets to the mullahs' Majlis shouting anti-government slogans.


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8 hrs ago | Ars Technica

ICANN to plaintiffs: No, you can't have all of Iran's domains

The global body in charge of domain names, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers , has asked a federal court to prevent the handover of the country code top-level domain names of North Korea, Syria, and Iran as part of a terrorism lawsuit dating back over a decade.


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9 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Oman, Iran demand end of Gaza siege

Smoke and fire rise over Gaza City from an Israeli strike on Tuesday. Shells fired from an Israeli tank shut down the city's only power plant that will lead to disruptions in electricity and water supply to Gaza's 1.7 million people.


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13 hrs ago | NCR Iran

Iran: Anti-regime slogans chanted in Tehran Metro

According to the Social Headquarters of the People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran inside Iran, at around 15:30 local time, after a technical difficulty was detected at the Tehran-Karaj Metro and the train stopped at Chitgar station, hundreds of passengers began to chant anti-regime slogans, including, "Victory is near, death to this deceitful ... (more)

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15 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

Dissident Iranian Ayatollah Again Denounces Tehran from Prison

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19 hrs ago | Free Republic

Images of Obama, Netanyahu, Iranian Opposition Leaders Serve as Targets in Qods Day Funfair

In this video-clip, Iranians are seen enjoying themselves at a funfair in Shiraz marking Qods Day, shooting with air rifles at images of U.S. President Obama with the caption "Death to America" and of Israeli PM Netanyahu, with the caption "Death to Israel."


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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Jewish Journal

Iran leader calls Israel 'rabid dog,' urges arms for Palestinians

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday called Israel a "rabid dog" for its attacks on Gaza, and urged Muslims to arm Palestinians to enable them to counter what he termed genocide.


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US News & World Report

Attack on Power Plant Leaves Lights, Cease-fire Hopes Dim in Gaza

A Palestinian man looks on Tuesday as flames engulf the fuel tanks of the only power plant supplying electricity to the Gaza Strip after it was hit by overnight Israeli shelling.


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World music fest adds the actual taste of what people hear

In their native Iran, Mahsa and Marjan Vahdat are best known for their soaring voices, flawless harmonies and dedication to the art of singing in the face of tough restrictions on public performances by women.


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Navy Times

Former Iran hostage demands compensation from Iranians

Paul Lewis arrived as a Marine Corps security guard at the U.S. Embassy in Tehran on Nov. 3, 1979.


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CBS News

U.S. negotiator gives no hard deadline for Iran deal

JULY 29: State Departent Undersecretary For Political Affairs Wendy Sherman and Treasury Undersecretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence David Cohen testify before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee about the ongoing P-5+1 talks with Iran during a hearing in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill July 29, 2014 in Washington, ... (more)


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Iranian President calls on Muslim states to send swift aid to Gazans

President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that speedy shipment of aid to Gazans by Muslim countries is necessary, IRNA reported.

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US News & World Report

Congressional Pressure for Tougher Iran Sanctions Gives Obama Leverage

Cutting a nuclear deal with Iran has been one of the Obama administration's top priorities.


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Iran and Hizbullah Announce Military Support for Gaza

In recent days, especially on the background of Iran's "al-Quds [Jerusalem] Day" , senior Iranian officials have expressed their support for increasing military assistance to the terror organizations in the Gaza Strip, including Hamas and Islamic Jihad.


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Mon Jul 28, 2014

In-depth Africa

Iran's Proxy War Against Israel

While the mainstream media has focused solely on Hamas and Israel in the current ongoing war, there has been less attention given to the major role that the Islamic Republic of Iran has been plying in ratcheting up the conflict with its military assistance to Hamas fighters, including Iranian-built Fajr 5 and M-75 with ranges of approximately 75 ... (more)


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Our World 2.0

The Emerging Iranian-Turkish Energy Partnership: Strategic Implications

Despite their differences, Iran and Turkey - the two non-Arab Middle Eastern states - share many similarities.


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The Washington Post

Irana s unjust detentions

IRAN'S RELATIONS with international media have improved considerably since the election of Hassan Rouhani as president and the beginning of serious negotiations over its nuclear program.


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Foreign Affairs

Endgame in Iraq

Ever since the United States invaded Iraq in 2003, the questions about what would follow Saddam and what role the United States would play in Iraq's ultimate destiny have been controversial and hotly debated.


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American Reporter

On Native GroundIRAN'S Future Will Be Decided by Iranians

It's been a good week for evil. It started with a phrase in a New York Times story this past Sunday that has stuck in my head.


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