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US Downed Iranian Drone Over Iraq - Washington Post Mon, 16 Mar 2009 21:23:45 GMT

AFP

US Downed Iranian Drone Over Iraq
Washington Post, United States
By Anthony Shadid BAGHDAD, March 16 -- American warplanes shot down an unmanned Iranian aircraft last month as it flew over Iraqi territory, US and Iraqi officials said Monday. The US military said it had tracked the drone for about an hour and 10 ...
U.S. shot Iranian drone aircraft over Iraq in February Los Angeles Times
US military confirms downing Iranian drone over Iraqi territory International Herald Tribune
US: We shot down Iranian drone CNN International
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Reform Candidate Withdraws in Iran - New York Times Mon, 16 Mar 2009 12:46:04 GMT

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Reform Candidate Withdraws in Iran
New York Times, United States
By NAZILA FATHI TEHRAN — Reversing a decision made five weeks ago, Mohammad Khatami, Iran’s reformist former president, has decided to withdraw from the June presidential race to support a political ally, close aides said Monday. ...
Iranian moderate drops bid for presidency Los Angeles Times
Khatami poised to quit Iran presidency race guardian.co.uk
Iran's Khatami withdraws from presidential vote: allies Washington Post
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US charges Iran businessman with illegal exports - Reuters Mon, 16 Mar 2009 22:53:28 GMT

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US charges Iran businessman with illegal exports
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An Iranian businessman and his Tehran-based company were charged with illegally exporting to Iran helicopter engines and advanced aerial cameras designed for military aircraft, the US Justice Department said on Monday. ...
Iranian held in SF on arms charges San Francisco Chronicle
Iranian businessman charged with illegal exports The Associated Press
Iranian busted for buying US military equipment AFP
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Roger Cohen spars with Iranian Jewish expats - Jewish Telegraphic Agency Mon, 16 Mar 2009 15:16:39 GMT

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Roger Cohen spars with Iranian Jewish expats
Jewish Telegraphic Agency, NY
By Tom Tugend · March 16, 2009 LOS ANGELES (JTA) -- There was no clean knockout when New York Times columnist Roger Cohen faced off against some 400 Iranian Jews and Bahais in Los Angeles, but spectators were treated to some vigorous rhetorical ...
Iran on Path to Nuclear Weapons U.S. News & World Report
Review of Iranian Jews' financial situation Ynetnews
Administration Seeks ‘Just Right’ Approach to Iran Engagement CQPolitics.com
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Brown in new Iran nuclear warning - BBC News Tue, 17 Mar 2009 01:54:51 GMT

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Brown in new Iran nuclear warning
BBC News, UK
The prime minister is to warn Iran it faces a "clear choice" over its nuclear programme, with tougher sanctions for defying the international community. Gordon Brown will tell a conference in London that Tehran, which continues to enrich uranium ...
UK Presses Iran to Abandon Nuclear Program, Accept Help Bloomberg
British PM: Iran must take up Obama's offer of dialogue Ha'aretz
EDITORIAL: Obama and the Iranian bomb Washington Times
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Iran Says Total to Continue in Developing South Pars - Bloomberg Mon, 16 Mar 2009 14:23:38 GMT

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Iran Says Total to Continue in Developing South Pars
Bloomberg
By Tara Patel March 16 (Bloomberg) -- Iran said Total SA, Europe’s third- largest oil company, has agreed to continue developing the South Pars natural-gas field. “We believe that Total has agreed to continue its role in developing South Pars,” Iranian ...
Iran to double gas production’ Daily Times
Sanctions Keep Lid On Iran-China Deal Forbes
Iran signs $3.2-billion natural gas deal with China Los Angeles Times
IranVNC - Tehran Times
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Iraqi Forces Blockading Iranian Opposition Camp - Voice of America Mon, 16 Mar 2009 16:37:31 GMT

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Iraqi Forces Blockading Iranian Opposition Camp
Voice of America
By VOA News An Iranian opposition group based in Iraq said Iraqi forces are preventing passage of basic supplies to its compound north of Baghdad. The Mojahedin-e Khalq, or People's Mujahedeen of Iran, said the blockade of Camp Ashraf began Thursday. ...
Iraqi army besieges Iranian exile camp - residents Reuters
Iraqi Army besieges Iranian opposition camp Xinhua
Iranians at Iraq camp allege abuse CNN
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Iran's parliament defies Ahmadinejad on budget - International Herald Tribune Mon, 16 Mar 2009 11:32:30 GMT

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Iran's parliament defies Ahmadinejad on budget
International Herald Tribune, France
AP TEHRAN, Iran: Iran's president is accusing legislators of violating the constitution by refusing to trim energy subsidies in a budget bill. Parliament's move is seen as a blow to President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad before June elections. ...
Iran's president hits back at MPs in budget row Reuters UK
Iran to import gasoline for three months MarketWatch (press release)
Ahmadinejad Blames Economic Woes on West Cherry Creek News
Tehran Times - Persian Journal
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Iran Issue No. 1 - Washington Post Mon, 16 Mar 2009 04:09:53 GMT

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Iran Issue No. 1
Washington Post, United States
By Mariam Memarsadeghi and Akbar Atri We are democracy activists who are passionate about our home country, Iran. One of us, Mariam, immigrated to the United States at age 7, during the 1979 revolution. The other, Akbar, arrived here in 2005 after a ...
A 'back channel' appeal to Iran Los Angeles Times
Why Iran hates the United States Examiner.com
Rafsanjani reiterates Iran’s resolve to expand ties with Africa Tehran Times
Daily Star - Lebanon - Media Monitors Network
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Panel Calls on US and Russia to Repair Strained Relations - Voice of America Mon, 16 Mar 2009 23:24:27 GMT

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Panel Calls on US and Russia to Repair Strained Relations
Voice of America
The panel describes bilateral ties as "deeply troubled," and calls on both countries to work together to deal with the global challenges they both face, including a potential nuclear threat from Iran. The high-level panel, organized by the Nixon Center ...
Commission urges repair of frayed Russia relations The Associated Press
Playing the Russian card against Iran? Counterterrorism Blog
Obama urged to encourage Russia against Iran PRESS TV
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