Veteran Mideast negotiator will be Clinton's Iran advisor
Los Angeles Times, CA
By Paul Richter Reporting from Washington -- Veteran Mideast peace negotiator Dennis B. Ross, who was widely expected to be named special envoy to Iran, has been given a less ambitious mission as the Obama administration continues to weigh how best to ...
Veteran Mideast Envoy Ross Named to Advise Clinton on Iran Strategy
Ross to reshape Iran-US ties?
Veteran Mideast Envoy Set To Lead New US Strategy On Iran
Iran to run Bushehr reactor tests
BBC News, UK
By Jon Leyne Iran says it is going to start carrying out its first test at the controversial Bushehr nuclear reactor on Wednesday. The reactor will be switched on 34 years after being built, but crucially the operators will not be putting in any ...
Iran to test nuclear power plant
Launch date to be set for Iran's first nuclear plant
Iran to test its first nuclear power plant today
Schroeder Iran trip may improve climate for talks
By Kerstin Gehmlich BERLIN, Feb 24 (Reuters) - Former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder is under fire for meeting Iran's president but his visit to Tehran may help Western nations in their efforts to negotiate with Iran on its nuclear programme. ...
Can Iran make a nuclear bomb? No so fast, analysts say (Feature)
Does Iran Care About Having Safe Nuclear Reactors?
Amanpour: World has questions for Obama
Iran presidential campaigns off to early start
Los Angeles Times, CA
By Borzou Daragahi Reporting from Tehran -- The competition for the Iranian presidency has begun in unusual haste, with the candidates trading sharp barbs four months ahead of a crucial election that hinges on the state of the economy and probably will ...
The Southern Ledger
Iran president seeks to ease tension with Bahrain
Reuters India, India
MANAMA (Reuters) - Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has sent a message to Bahrain's King Hamad in an effort to smooth relations, state media said on Tuesday, after an Iranian official questioned the island nation's sovereignty. ...
Iran's message of amity reaches Bahrain
Iran tries to defuse row with Bahrain
BAHRAIN: Spat erupts with Iran over cleric's boast
Voice of America
Spokesman: Iran's nuclear activities have not slowed down
23 (Xinhua) -- Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Hassan Qashqavi said on Monday that his country's nuclear activities have not slowed down, the official IRNA news agency reported. "Iran's peaceful nuclear activities are going on according to the ...
Iran ties with IAEA, constant, transparent, accurate
Iran says its nuclear work is “transparent”
Interview: Iran May Achieve Capability to Make A Nuclear Weapon in ...
New Zealand Herald
Iran's reformist candidates face uphill task in upcoming ...
23 (Xinhua) -- With less than four months away from Iran's presidential election, the reformist candidates face an uphill task in their campaigns as most observers so far still favor the conservative camp. Incumbent President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, ...
Websites of Iran's Khatami supporters blocked
Iran blocks Web sites promoting reformist Khatami
Reformist party endorses Iran's Khatami
Student Protesters Arrested In Iran
Washington Post, United States
24 -- Dozens of Iranian students were arrested Monday after they protested a government decision to rebury troops who died in the Iran-Iraq war on the grounds of a Tehran university, Iranian student Web sites reported. The semiofficial Fars News Agency ...
Arrests after protest in Tehran
Basiji Vs. Students
Maryam Rajavi lauded students' courageous demonstration in Tehran ...
Iran sought Turkey's help to mend links with US, says Erdogan
Photograph: Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images Iran has asked Turkey to help it resolve its 30-year dispute with the US as a possible prelude to re-establishing ties, the Turkish prime minister, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has told the Guardian. ...
Iran sought Turkey’s help to mend ties with US, says Erdogan
Turkey ready to be Iran-US go-between
'Iran asked Turkey to mediate with US'
Former German Chancellor Schroeder’s Iran Visit Criticized
23 (Bloomberg) -- Former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder’s meetings with Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and other officials were criticized today by a German Jewish leader and members of Schroeder’s own Social Democratic Party. ...
German Jews oppose trip to Iran
German's Schroeder backs int'l nuclear consortium in Iran
Ex-German chancellor, in Iran, says "Holocaust a fact"