Ayatollah Says Iran Will Control Nuclear Aims
New York Times
... Nuclear Aims. By THOMAS ERDBRINK. Published: February 16, 2013. TEHRAN — Iran's supreme leader said Saturday that his country was not seeking nuclear weapons but added that if Iran ever decided to build them, no “global power” could stop it.
Iranian Leader: Iran Not Seeking Nuclear Weapons
Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei denies wanting to develop nuclear weapons
If Iran wanted bomb, US couldn't stop it: Khamenei
Fars News Agency
Iran's foreign minister again signals openness to talks
Washington Post (blog)
TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi has reiterated the possibility of direct negotiations with the United States, although his statement was less enthusiastic than comments he made in Germany 10 days ago. In an interview with the semi ...
Iran to Hold Int'l Eurasia Conference in Days
PRI's The World
Iran: Pistachio Exports Are Suspended
New York Times
Pistachio nuts, one of Iran's most profitable products, appear to be latest victim of domestic inflation, so much so that the government has ordered a moratorium on exports as part of an effort to increase the supply at home and reduce the price, which ...
Why Did Iran Ban Pistachio Exports?
Iran Bans Pistachio Exports to Control Price Hike
Iran's agricultural exports up 25% in 10 months: minister
Iran Vows to Avenge Guard Commander's Killing
A senior Iranian official has vowed to take revenge on Israel for its alleged involvement in the killing of a commander of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard. The Guard has accused "mercenaries and supporters" of Israel being responsible for Wednesday ...
Syrian rebels: Israel assassinated Iran commander
Killing of commander deepens rift between Iran and Israel
Iran points finger at Israel for IRGC general's death, vows revenge
Pakistan seeks to renegotiate Iran gas price
ISLAMABAD: The government has asked Iran to reduce gas price for Iran-Pakistan pipeline under price renegotiation clause of the bilateral sales and purchase agreement (GSPA) to bring it at par with the rates finalised with Turkmenistan. “We are ...
Iran, Pakistan to sign gas pipeline agreement
Call for Iran to end house arrest of opposition leaders
Six leading human rights organisations have called on Iran to the end the "arbitrary" house arrest of opposition leaders Mir Hossein Mousavi and Mehdi Karroubi, who have been cut off from the outside world for nearly two years without being put on trial.
EU and US urge Iran to free Mousavi
Britain sees culture of repression in Iran
Khamenei: Iran not seeking a nuclear weapon
Iran does not want nuclear weapons but if it did, no world power could prevent it from obtaining one, Iran's Supreme Leader said on Saturday, according to Iranian media. The United States and some of its Western allies suspect Iran may be trying to ...
Voice of America
Khamenei Denies Iran Seeks Nuclear Weapons
Voice of America
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who has the final say in all state matters in Iran, said Saturday that Iran supports the elimination of nuclear weapons. Khamenei said in comments posted on his website that, "We believe that nuclear weapons must be eliminated.
Rubio to Middle East, to talk with Netanyahu about nuclear Iran, Palestinian ...
While in Israel, Rubio plans to meet with Israeli President Shimon Peres and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss such issues as Iran's purported pursuit of a nuclear weapon, the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and the worldwide importance of ...
Marco Rubio is heading to the Middle East, he announced Saturday.
Letters: Waiting on Iran
Los Angeles Times
Ray Takeyh counsels the United States and its allies to apply patience as nuclear talks with Iran resume later this month. He contends that "time works best for the United States," while a "take it or leave it" approach will not. Unfortunately, patient ...