Allies’ Clocks Tick Differently on Iran
New York Times, United States
GeoEye/SIME, via Associated Press UNDER WATCH Iran’s Natanz uranium enrichment facility. “Iran has crossed the technological threshold,” the chief of Israeli military intelligence, Amos Yadlin, told the cabinet in Jerusalem last Sunday, in words that ...
Iran, China sign $3.2 billion gas deal
Iran dismisses 'childish' sanctions
US, Iran Face Off in Wrestling Tournament as Obama Extends Sanctions
Los Angeles Times
Iran signs $3.2-billion natural gas deal with China
Los Angeles Times, CA
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad delivers a speech during a conference in Tehran, March 4, 2009. Iran announced a $3.2-billion natural gas deal today with China. China will help in the development of the offshore South Pars field, believed to be ...
Iran, China firms sign 3 bln dollar LNG deal: report
China in $4.9b deal to develop Iran gas field
So Much for Sanctions - Iran signs $3.3-billion natural gas deal ...
IRAN: Despite sanctions, business as usual
Los Angeles Times, CA
A South Korean firm announced Sunday that it had completed construction of a $2.1-billion natural-gas processing plant in Iran, the latest sign that years of Western efforts to isolate Iran economically were not not having a huge effect. ...
S Korea's GS Engineering completes $2.1bln gas plant in Iran
Fars News Agency
Iran ready to help settle Nagorno-Karabakh dispute
Tehran Times, Iran
Iran hosted the ECO summit on Wednesday in which Azerbaijan as a member states was present. “It has been the position of the Islamic Republic of Iran that this conflict to be resolved peacefully and the Islamic Republic of Iran declares its readiness ...
Iran to respond if US policy shift proves genuine
Iran says ready to resolve Armenian-Azeri dispute
Iran Ready to Help Resolve Karabakh Dispute
Santa Cruz water man is back from Iran
San Jose Mercury News, USA
By Ramona Turner - Sentinel correspondent SANTA CRUZ -- Jack Schultz has returned from Iran and his mission to study that country's 2000-year-old water systems. Last month, the 80-year-old civil engineer boarded a plane to Iran in the hopes that ...
Saudi Arabia asks Iran to stay out of Arab affairs
International Herald Tribune, France
AP RIYADH, Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia's top diplomat on Sunday urged Iran to stay out of internal Arab disputes, in particular in Lebanon and among the Palestinians. Iran's foreign minister made a surprise visit to Saudi Arabia amid rising tensions ...
Saudi FM criticises Tehran
Saudi Arabia toughens line against Bashir warrant
Saudi FM cautions Iran on involvement in Arab affairs
New York Times
Shifting Washington's strategic focus
Jerusalem Post, Israel
We know by now that Obama has made Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan the center of his focus in the Middle East and the neighboring regions. His decision to disengage from Iraq is intended first and foremost to engage in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iran. ...
Don't forget about America's indispensable ally: India
Pentagon Rethinking Old Doctrine on 2 Wars
Obama’s foreign policy doctrine is taking shape
Iran Press Watch
In holy time, Baha'i pray for captives in Iran
San Francisco Chronicle, USA
But the 19-day period has gained a different poignancy this year as seven of their Baha'i brethren await trial in Iran. They've been charged with spying for Israel, though Baha'i see the charges as part of a decades-old ruse to justify religious ...
A Time for Fasting
Criminalizing the Baha’i Religion
An Account of an Expelled Baha’i Student
Chain Ring Sports (press release)
US and Iran can learn from wrestling, coach says
By Fredrik Dahl TEHRAN (Reuters) - They lost most of their matches against Iranian opponents, but US wrestlers hope the friendly relations they enjoyed with their tournament hosts can help improve ties between Washington and Tehran. ...
US coach hopes sport can bring Iran, US closer
Old foes Iran, US wrestle it out
Iran wrestlers come first in Tehran's Int'l Takhti Cup
The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
Iran on his mind, top Israeli general visits Washington
In addition, they said, the Netanyahu government will try to make mitigating the Iran threat the central focus of US-Israeli cooperation, taking precedence over the Israeli-Palestinian or Israel-Syrian negotiating tracks. The observations come as ...
Mr. Iran envisions 'major' war in coming months
If there were no Israel
Should the F-117 stealth fighter be transferred to Israel? Part ...