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UN nuclear envoy due in Iran (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Wed, 11 Jul 2007 04:14:07 GMT

The deputy chief of the UN atomic watchdog visits Iran on Wednesday, days after the body said Tehran had slowed expansion of its uranium enrichment and signalling a possible breakthrough in the crisis over its nuclear ambitions.

Cracking Iran, From Inside And Out (Investor's Business Daily via Yahoo! News)
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Tue, 10 Jul 2007 23:00:00 GMT

War On Terror: Even as it moves rapidly to develop a nuclear weapon, Iran is beset with riots and public anger over its stagnant economy, rising inflation and gasoline rationing. This could be good news for the U.S.

U.S. rotates carrier to Persian Gulf amid rising Iran tensions (McClatchy Newspapers via Yahoo! News)
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Tue, 10 Jul 2007 22:50:00 GMT

WASHINGTON— The U.S. Navy said Tuesday that it was sending the USS Enterprise aircraft carrier to the Persian Gulf in order to maintain two carriers in the region amid growing tensions with Iran over its alleged support of Iraqi insurgents.

Iran conservatives worried over Ahmadinejad policies: reformist (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Tue, 10 Jul 2007 19:54:53 GMT

A leading reformist party said on Tuesday that Iran's ruling conservatives were worried over President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's handling of the country's nuclear programme and the economy.

Iran three years away from nuclear bomb: Israel media (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Tue, 10 Jul 2007 18:47:42 GMT

Iran could have a nuclear capacity by 2009 but would not be able to produce operational nuclear weapons for three or four years, Israeli intelligence officials said according to media here on Tuesday.

Iran plans to produce two million cars by 2015 (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Tue, 10 Jul 2007 17:58:51 GMT

Iran plans to double its car production to two million a year by 2015, the head of major auto manufacturer Irankhodro said on Tuesday, while admitting that sanctions had started to affect the industry.

U.S., Iran do Persian Gulf squeeze (Los Angeles Times)
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Wed, 11 Jul 2007 04:17:10 GMT

The stakes are big and the waterway is small, so communication between the two sides is a must to keep a lid on tensions. — Iran and the United States remain so far apart on so many issues that they refuse to talk about them.

IAEA to test Iran's atom transparency pledge (Reuters via Yahoo! News)
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Tue, 10 Jul 2007 12:54:59 GMT

The U.N. atomic watchdog's No. 2 official goes to Iran on Wednesday to test Tehran's latest promise to answer questions about its nuclear agenda under the threat of stiffer sanctions.

Iran Widens Investigation Of Two Jailed Americans (Washington Post)
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Tue, 10 Jul 2007 13:43:31 GMT

Iran announced yesterday that it had uncovered new evidence against two imprisoned Americans and had launched an expanded investigation into their alleged activities against the Islamic republic.

Iranian Americans face new charges from Iran (MSNBC)
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Wed, 11 Jul 2007 00:41:20 GMT

Iran's judiciary has launched new investigations into the cases of two detained Iranian Americans charged with endangering national security, citing fresh evidence, a spokesman said Tuesday.