Iran fire kills at least 5 during sectarian clashes in Zahedan
Los Angeles Times, CA
The website of Iran's English-language Press TV said five employees of a branch of Mehr Financial & Credit Institute, a small bank, in the southeastern city of Zahedan died in the alleged arson attack. According to a local journalist, the incident took ...
Arson attack in Iran leaves 5 more dead
Five people die in unrest in Iran city - Press TV
'Arson attack' hits Iran's Zahedan
Conservative rival gains ground in Iran
The Associated Press
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Some of the biggest election day tests for President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad may not just come from his pro-reform challengers, but from within the conservative ranks that pushed him to victory four years ago. His lone hard-line rival ...
Tehran-Iran to be friend to other countries: presidential candidate
Iran Election: What Is At Stake
Ahmadinejad: Iran's power lies in its message
'Iran, Hizbullah plotted embassy attack'
Jerusalem Post, Israel
By YAAKOV LAPPIN A trial under way in Azerbaijan of two Hizbullah members and four Azeri collaborators accused of plotting an attack on the Israeli Embassy in Baku, has shed light on a wider effort by Iran to destabilize moderate Muslim states, ...
Iran source denies Iranian arrested in Azerbaijan terror plot
AZERBAIJAN AND IRAN: AT LOGGERHEADS OVER ISRAEL
Israel Launches Biggest Emergency Drill In Nation's History
Iran Hangs 3 Men Held in Bombing of Mosque
New York Times, United States
By NAZILA FATHI TEHRAN — Iran hanged three men on Saturday morning who were accused of being involved in a mosque bombing that killed 25 people and wounded more than 100, the official IRNA news agency reported. Two others were arrested and are being ...
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Three hanged in Iran mosque bombing
Iran Hangs 3 Over Thursday Mosque Bombing
China beats Iran 1-0 in soccer exhibition
QINHUANGDO, China (AP) — Iran lost 1-0 to China in an exhibition Monday, five days before its World Cup qualifier at North Korea. Striker Gao Lin scored into an open net at the end of the first half after a shot by midfielder Rong Hao had rebounded off ...
China Not Getting Carried Away After Iran Win
China beats Iran to make first win for new coach Gao
Iran loses to China football team
Israel's Barak urges more sanctions against Iran
JERUSALEM, June 1 (Reuters) - Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak called on Monday for further world economic sanctions to force Iran to halt its nuclear programme, insisting that "no option" should be ruled out, an official statement said. ...
Video: 6 Dead in Battle With Hamas, Palestinian Police
Israel urges more international sanctions against Iran
The Devil We Know – Book Review
US NGO urges Iran to free jailed employee
Harotonian was based in Armenia for the International Research and Exchanges Board and was in Iran working on a US-Iran exchange program for maternal and child health professionals. In January, she was given a three year jail term on charges of ...
Roxana Saberi: She was not that innocent
A New Iran Overture, With Hot Dogs
New York Times, United States
Last Friday, the State Department sent a cable to its embassies and consulates around the world notifying them that “they may invite representatives from the government of Iran” to their Independence Day celebrations — annual receptions that typically ...
Earthtimes (press release)
Homemade bomb on board plane raises tension ahead of Iran elections
Rising political tensions in Iran ahead of watershed presidential elections on 12 June intensified today with the discovery of a homemade bomb on board a domestic airliner. The incident closely followed a fatal attack on a mosque that hardline Iranian ...
Bomb found in toilet on Iran plane
Iran Beefs Up Security Ahead Of June 12 Elections After Bombing ...
Ahmadinejad vows to reveal past government books
FACTBOX: Economic issues may decide Iran election
The world's fifth-largest crude exporter, Iran went on a spending and import spree while prices soared. The price of crude has fallen nearly 60 percent over the last year. Oil accounts for 85 percent of state revenue. Even though the price has roughly ...