Clock ticks for Iran despite Obama's offer of talks
By Louis Charbonneau - Analysis UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States will push for new UN sanctions against Iran later this year if President Barack Obama's effort to improve relations fails to stop Tehran from pursuing its nuclear program. ...
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Iran and Venezuela vow to boost ties amid world crisis
TEHRAN (AFP) — Iran and Venezuela on Thursday vowed to further strengthen ties and find common ways to cope with the global economic crisis, the official IRNA news agency reported. "A ten-year plan for the two countries' ties as well as a plan to ...
Venezuelan President Visits Iran
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Iran, Venezuela to formulate decennial plan
Voice of America
Clinton Reveals Small Contacts With Iran
Washington Post, United States
We came mainly because this was the first opportunity for Clinton to cross paths with Iranian officials. The Obama administration has made outreach to Tehran a top priority, and anticipation ran high that something might happen. ...
Video: Clinton On Afghanistan Conference
Iran: US troops in Afghanistan raise "radicalism"
Iran denies US claims of meeting
2nd man guilty in Iran aircraft parts scheme
The Associated Press
MIAMI (AP) — A second man has pleaded guilty in Miami federal court to charges of scheming to illegally export military aircraft parts to Iran. Traian Bujduveanu (Tray-'ANN Booj-doo-'VAY-nu) pleaded guilty Thursday to a single conspiracy count. ...
Plantation man pleads guilty in Iran aircraft parts scheme
Plantation Man Pleads Guilty To Shipping Military Aircraft Parts ...
Defendant Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Export Military Aircraft ...
Israel might choose to attack Iran: Petraeus
Daily Times, Pakistan
LAHORE: Israel might choose to attack Iran to prevent it from developing a nuclear bomb, General David Petraeus told US Congress on Thursday. “The Israeli government may ultimately see itself so threatened by the prospect of an Iranian nuclear weapon ...
Only Obama can save Iran from Israeli bombs
General Petraeus warns Israel may strike Iran first over nuclear fears
US general: Israel might choose strike Iran
United Press International
Not the time to rush for more Iran sanctions: UK
LONDON (Reuters) - Major powers should not rush to impose new sanctions on Iran at a time when Tehran has a good chance to move to normal ties with Washington, British Foreign Secretary David Miliband said on Tuesday. In a sharp change in US policy, ...
Miliband urges caution over Iran
British FM says “not the time” for new Iran sanctions
Lawmakers pushing for Iran sanctions
Israeli ambassador to US wants to pressure Iran
Houston Chronicle, United States
By LINDSAY WISE HOUSTON CHRONICLE Sallai Meridor, Israel’s outgoing ambassador to the United States, says he hopes diplomatic pressure can persuade Iran to drop its nuclear program. Israel’s outgoing ambassador to the US said Thursday that the drop in ...
Israeli ambassador to US calls Iran the century's 'defining threat'
Israeli ambassador addresses concerns facing Mideast, US
Petraeus Says Iran No Threat Now to Oil Traffic in Persian Gulf
By Tony Capaccio April 2 (Bloomberg) -- Iran’s naval forces pose no current threat to oil shipments through the Persian Gulf, the top US commander in the Middle East said today. “I don’t think we have any concerns about disruption to the navigation” in ...
Congress introduces bipartisan resolution to protect troops ...
Iran’s influence and US options in the Gulf
Reuters South Africa
IAEA chief welcomes US-Russian pledge on arms reduction, Iran
He also expressed support for Washington and Moscow’s “commitment to pursue a direct and comprehensive diplomatic solution with Iran that would address the international community’s concerns while guaranteeing Iran’s right to a peaceful nuclear program ...
IAEA chief welcomes Russian-US nuclear commitments
IAEA chief "encouraged" by US-Russia arms pledge
Bushehr nuclear plant operative at last?
Iran urges haste on Syrian gas deal
United Press International
DAMASCUS, Syria, April 2 (UPI) -- Deals to export Iranian gas to export markets in Syria for the next 25 years should move forward as quickly as possible, the Iranian oil minister said. Iranian Oil Minister Gholamhossein Nozari moved on an energy deal ...
Iran uses oil to woo allies abroad
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