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Iran ready to play constructive role in Geneva talks

Source: Politics Balla | Dec 22 2013, 8:46pm CST | by IANS

Tehran, Dec 23 (IANS) Iran has expressed its readiness to play a "constructive" role in upcoming Geneva II conference on Syria if it is invited.
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Iran rushes to rescue Hamas, open new front

Aug 20 2014 7:20pm CDT | Source: WND

Sinai Desert TEL AVIV – With Hamas slowly running out of rockets, the Iranian-backed Hezbollah terrorist organization is sending cells to the Egyptian Sinai Peninsula to possibly open a new front against the Jewish state, according to informed Middle Eastern security officials. The officials said Hamas is thought to have between 4,000 to 6,000 long-range rockets remaining in its arsenal, enough for between 40 to 60 days of sustained attacks against Israel ...
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Iran parliament dismisses minister in setback for Rouhani

Aug 20 2014 6:40am CDT | Source: Townhall's

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's parliament voted to dismiss the minister of science on Wednesday, removing an official viewed with dis ...
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UN: Iran ready to cooperate on nuclear probe

Aug 17 2014 12:02pm CDT | Source: Townhall's

VIENNA (AP) — Iran's president has promised to back a United Nations probe into suspicions that the country secretly w ...
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James Risen: Obama Is 'Greatest Enemy To Press Freedom In A Generation'

Aug 17 2014 12:01pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter James Risen is not mincing words about President Barack Obama. Risen has been fighting the Obama administration's efforts to get him to testify about his sources for six years. The Department of Justice has ordered him to testify against former CIA agent Jeffrey Sterling, who it believes leaked information about a failed CIA operation in Iran that Risen reported on in his book. Risen recently lost his bid to have the Supreme Court revis ...
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ISIS threatens pastor imprisoned in Iran

Aug 15 2014 4:41pm CDT | Source: WND

(CNSNews) Pastor Saeed Abedini, an American citizen who has been imprisoned in Iran for two years for practicing his Christian faith, is receiving death threats from jailed terrorists associated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), according to the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ). “This is an extremely dangerous development that puts Pastor Saeed’s life at grave risk,” Jay Sekulow, ACLJ’s chief counsel, stated in a Wednesday press release. “Not only is Pastor S ...
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Iran's supreme leader dismisses direct US talks

Aug 13 2014 4:42pm CDT | Source: Townhall's

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's supreme leader on Wednesday dismissed the value of direct talks with the U.S., his first comments touching on meet ...
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Iran voices support for new Iraqi PM designate

Aug 12 2014 10:44am CDT | Source: Townhall's

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A senior Iranian official offered his congratulations Tuesday to the Iraqi politician nominated to replace incumben ...
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Survivor: Engine out before Iranian airplane crash

Aug 11 2014 9:24am CDT | Source: Townhall's

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A survivor in the Iranian plane crash that killed 39 people said Monday that one of the engines in the turboprop went out... ...
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