New York Times
Two earthquakes in Iran kill 300 and injure 5000 |
DUBAI (Reuters) - Overcrowded hospitals in northwest Iran struggled to cope with thousands of earthquake victims on Sunday as rescuers raced to reach remote villages after two powerful quakes killed nearly 300 people. Thousands huddled in makeshift ...
200 Rescued in Iran After Quakes; Death Toll Rises to 300
Quake in Iran Kills Hundreds
Iran doctors struggle with injured from Iran quakes
Israeli premier: Iran threat dwarfs all others
JERUSALEM—The threat from Iran dwarfs all other challenges the Jewish state faces, Israel's prime minister declared Sunday, as high-level hints of a possible Israeli attack on Iran's suspect nuclear program mounted. One indirect indication came Sunday ...
Israeli Official Calls for Declaration That Diplomacy on Iran Has Failed
Wrestling: Russians win overall Olympic medal count, while Iran, Azerbaijan ...
LONDON — It wasn't surprising that the Russians dominated the overall medal count at the Olympic wrestling tournament. But the results from London suggest that Iran and Azerbaijan are ready to push Russia, the sport's dominant force, over the next ...
Syria's Assad lasting because of popular support: Iran
DUBAI (Reuters) - Syria's President Bashar al-Assad enjoys the support of his people and can continue to count on his ally Iran as he battles an armed rebellion in his country, a senior Iranian official was quoted as saying on Sunday. Iran has ...
Iran's intervention in Syria must be stopped
Bahrain returns its ambassador to Iran
DUBAI (Reuters) - Bahrain has reinstated its ambassador in Iran, the country's foreign minister said, more than a year after the island kingdom withdrew its envoy to protest at Tehran's criticism against a Gulf-backed crackdown on Shi'ite protesters ...
Iran offers end-run around European insurance
WASHINGTON – Iran now has gotten into the insurance business, offering the service to foreign ships and oil tankers denied insurance due to the U.S. and European Union embargoes against Tehran, according to a report in Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin.
Christian Science Monitor
Iran's twin quakes kill hundreds, flatten mud-brick villages
Christian Science Monitor
Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Overcrowded hospitals in northwest Iran struggled to cope with thousands of earthquake victims on Sunday and rescuers raced to reach remote villages after two powerful quakes killed nearly 300 people. Skip to next paragraph ...
Two earthquakes in Iran kill at least 180, injure 1300
12, 2012 - Two strong earthquakes leveled villages and damaged homes in northwestern Iran on Saturday, killing at least 180 people and injuring more than 1350 others, state TV reported. (/Associated Press) Correction: Clarification: E-mail · Save/Share ...
Official: Zanzibar misled into flagging Iran oil
The Seattle Times
The flag ruse appears to have been an effort by Iran, which is under pressure from the U.S. and its allies to halt its nuclear enrichment program, to avoid crippling international sanctions. Zanzibar, a semi-autonomous region of Tanzania, had been ...
Tanzania confirms it re-flagged 36 Iran ships, to deregister them
Iran quake toll hits 250; scores left homeless
Los Angeles Times
TEHRAN, Iran—. Twin earthquakes in Iran have killed at least 250 people and injured over 2000, Iranian state television said on Sunday, after thousands spent the night outdoors after their villages were leveled and homes damaged in the country's ...