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Iran says clears hurdles to nuclear industry (Reuters via Yahoo! News)
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Thu, 04 Oct 2007 20:13:00 GMT

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said on Thursday Iran had overcome difficulties en route to a nuclear energy industry and no one could stop it, a day after France called for wider European sanctions to rein in Tehran.

If North Korea, Why Not Iran? (Time Magazine)
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Thu, 04 Oct 2007 18:02:28 GMT

The U.S. compromised to strike a deal with North Korea on nukes. But such a bargain will be tougher to achieve with Iran

Iraqi-sourced cholera in Iran under control: WHO (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Thu, 04 Oct 2007 17:21:29 GMT

Iran stifled a potential cholera outbreak three weeks ago, after the infection was probably carried there from Iraq, the World Health Organisation revealed Thursday.

Tough EU talks expected on new Iran sanctions (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Thu, 04 Oct 2007 15:49:32 GMT

The EU, under pressure from France, will debate on October 15 whether to slap new sanctions on Iran but the talks will be tough, with Germany and Italy reluctant to act outside the United Nations.

The price of imposing EU sanctions on Iran (Space War)
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Fri, 05 Oct 2007 04:43:27 GMT

by Staff Writers Brussels (AFP) Oct 4, 2007 Italy, Germany and France would have to pay the heaviest price for any European Union sanctions against Iran, at a time when the Islamic republic is already turning more toward Asia for its business.

Iran-Syria sign billion dollar gas deal (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Thu, 04 Oct 2007 12:30:56 GMT

Fellow US foes Iran and Syria have signed an agreement for Tehran to export a billion dollars worth of gas every year to its chief regional ally, Iranian state television reported on Thursday.

NATO: Iran's Quds giving bombs to Taliban (UPI)
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Thu, 04 Oct 2007 22:27:26 GMT

British military intelligence officers and the U.S. commander of NATO forces in Afghanistan say Iran is supplying Taliban fighters with weaponry.

Iran speaker scraps Europe speech after opponent invited (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Thu, 04 Oct 2007 10:53:46 GMT

The speaker of Iran's parliament cancelled a speech to the Council of Europe in protest at an invitation to the head of the outlawed Iranian opposition, the official IRNA news agency reported Thursday.

Iran oil spill may have killed dolphins (UPI)
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Thu, 04 Oct 2007 19:12:16 GMT

A recent wave of whale and dolphin deaths off the coast of Iran is being blamed on high pollution levels and a July oil spill.

Iran blames 'U.S.-backed terrorists' for cleric's murder (USA Today)
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Thu, 04 Oct 2007 06:36:06 GMT

Iran on Wednesday blamed what it described as "U.S.-backed terrorists" for the fatal assassination of a Shiite cleric during a religious festival, saying Washington seeks to incite ethnic and religious tensions to undermine the government.