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Iran, Israel and the nuclear diversion

LA Times – March 18, 2012

clad supporters of reformist candidate Mir-Hossein Mousavi, the chief contender who ran against hard-line Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, are shown chanting slogans in a 2009 rally in Tehran./ apparent effort to obtain nuclear weapons capability is not entirely about nuclear arms, nor even about regional security. The dispute is, at heart, about power, and preserving it. It's about the governments of two religiously defined nations using nuclear brinkmanship to distract from the legitimate grievances and explosive restiveness of ...

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  UPI - 11 minutes ago

Iran could mark its return to the global energy stage when, perhaps by the end of the year, it starts $185 billion worth of new projects, OPEC said. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting ...

 
  Yahoo! News - 47 minutes ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry will send a letter to all members of Congress on Wednesday outlining U.S. security commitments to Israel and the Gulf Arab states in light of the ...

 
  Gulf News - Two hours ago

The regional geopolitical balance of power is titling towards the Riyadh-led forces of stability rather than the Tehran-led forces of instability. Saudi Arabia seems to have scored a couple of ...

 
  Tehran Times - Four hours ago

TEHRAN – Over 50 prominent Iranian political reformers and other civil society activists have written an open letter to the people of the United States, urging them to lobby members of Congress to ...

 
  Tehran Times - Five hours ago

Intelligence Minister Seyed Mahmoud Alavi announced that Iranian security forces have defused many plots hatched by enemies to incite insecurity and chaos across the country. “Thank God, the ...

 
  Gulf News - Five hours ago

Kuwait’s public prosecution on Tuesday referred 26 defendants, including one Iranian national, for trial over the possession of weapons, ammunition and explosives and espionage for Iran and ...

 
  Yahoo! News - Five hours ago

Dozens of protesters occupied the environment ministry in the Lebanese capital Beirut on Tuesday, calling on minister Mohamad Al Machnouk to resign over a rubbish disposal crisis, the latest in a ...

 
  Yahoo! News - Five hours ago

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Supporters of the international agreement with Iran on its nuclear program moved within one vote of mustering enough support to protect the deal in the U.S. Congress on ...

 
  Yahoo! News - Six hours ago

ROSZKE, Hungary (AP) — To survive days on end of walking and improvised camping in harsh weather, they must concentrate on essentials: pain medicine, foot powder and first aid, food and personal ...

 
  Radio Free Europe - Six hours ago

U.S. President Barack Obama said he's hurt and angered by people who say supporters of the Iran nuclear deal are "anti-Semitic." In response to a question from Forward, a Jewish newspaper, Obama ...

 
  Yahoo! News – Eight hours ago
  • Iran is 'true enemy' of Gulf Arabs: Kuwaiti MP - India Times
  • 26 Kuwait suspects to be tried for weapons, espionage for Iran - Gulf News
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  Radio Free Europe – Six hours ago
  • Obama offended by attacks on Jews who back Iran deal - Yahoo! News
  • Obama offended by attacks on Jews who back Iran deal - San Francisco Chronicle
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  CNN – Eight hours ago
  • OPEC Output Rises as Iran Pumps at Fastest Rate in 3 Years - Bloomberg
  • Iran oil output at highest level in three years - Press TV
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  Press TV – Aug 30, 2015
  • South Korea may hike Iran oil imports once sanctions lifted: Official - India Times
  • S. Africa keen to expand oil, petchem trade with Iran - Tehran Times
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  Fox News – Aug 30, 2015
  • Obama Gets One More Vote Closer To 'Yes' On Iran Deal - NPR
  • What Happens To The Iran Deal Once Congress Gets Back From Recess? - Huffington Post
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  VOA News – Aug 30, 2015
  • Iran sentences 2 people to jail for spying for US, Israel - Yahoo! News
  • UPDATE 1-Iran jails two people for 10 years on espionage charges - Reuters
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  Nasdaq – Aug 28, 2015
  • New Construction Activity Reported at Controversial Iranian Facility - Wall Street Journal
  • UPDATE 3-Iran may have built extension at disputed site-UN nuclear watchdog - Reuters
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  Reuters – Aug 27, 2015
  • Iran not to give up quota in OPEC, share in world market - Trend
  • Iran: Low oil prices no production deterrent - UPI
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  Yahoo! News – Aug 27, 2015
  • 'Muhammad: Messenger of God' premieres to sold-out theaters in Iran - Fox News
  • Iran premieres top-budget epic film 'Muhammad', wins praise worldwide - Hindustan Times
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  Radio Free Europe – Aug 26, 2015
  • Hoping for domestic reform, Iranian activists back nuclear deal - Yahoo! News
  • Hoping for domestic reform, Iranian activists back nuclear deal - Reuters
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KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait's public prosecutor says his office has referred 26 people to court on allegations that include illegal weapons possession, committing acts harmful to the country's unity, and having "furtive contacts" with Iran and the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah. The official ...

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U.S. President Barack Obama said he's hurt and angered by people who say supporters of the Iran nuclear deal are "anti-Semitic." In response to a question from Forward, a Jewish newspaper, Obama said "of course" he's bothered by such accusations. "There's not a smidgeon of evidence for it, other ...

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Here's more good news for gas prices: Iran is planning a big return to world oil markets. Iran has been shut out of Western oil markets for years due to sanctions, but those restrictions will be lifted if/ Tehran is wasting no time in planning its comeback, and is aiming to ramp up production ...

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South Africa says it wants to import natural gas from Iran as LNG and GTL once the sanctions against the country are lifted./ South Africa has voiced interest in importing natural gas from Iran once the sanctions against the country are lifted, adding that it is even ready to participate in ...

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The Democratic National Committee reportedly failed this weekend to pass a resolution supporting President Obama’s Iran nuclear deal, with Congress set to vote on the issue as early as next week. Florida Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the committee chairwoman, prevented the resolution from being ...

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Iran's Revolutionary Court sentenced two people to 10 years in prison Sunday for spying, but did not identify the suspects or their nationalities. A court spokesman said the two spied for the United States and Israel. Iran arrested several alleged spies last October in southern Bushehr province, ...

  CNN - 19 hours ago

Madeleine Albright, former U.S. secretary of state, is chair of the Albright Stonebridge Group, a global strategic advisory and commercial diplomacy firm, and professor of diplomacy at the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service. The opinions expressed in this commentary are hers./ I ...

  India Times - Nine hours ago

Kuwait and Iran were on relatively good terms for years until the Gulf state this month broke up a "terrorist cell" and seized large quantities of weapons and explosives./ CITY: A senior Kuwaiti lawmaker on Sunday described as the "true enemy" of Sunni-ruled Gulf Arab states, in a sign of ...

  San Francisco Chronicle - 12 hours ago

gallery_thumbs_close|article-gallery-6476256|article-gallery-6476256|0/ gallery_overlay_close|article-gallery-6476256|article-gallery-6476256|0/ said people who attack Jews who support the Iran nuclear deal are like African-Americans who differ with him on policy and then conclude he's "not ...

  ۴ related news

Here's more good news for gas prices: Iran is planning a big return to world oil markets. Iran has been shut out of Western oil markets for years due to sanctions, but those restrictions will be lifted if/ Tehran is wasting no time in planning its comeback, and is aiming to ramp up production ...

  Yahoo! News - 12 hours ago

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The head of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard is saying the U.S. is still the "Great Satan" as local media is reporting police have raided shops distributing American, Israeli and British apparel. The comments by Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari, reported by the official Guard website ...

  Trend - Aug 31, 2015

The Fordo nuclear facility is the symbol of Iran ’s political independence, head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran Ali Akbar Salehi said. Salehi added Fordo is the main source for creating nuclear fuel for reactors and asserted that Fordo has a great role in nuclear research, adding that ...

  Yahoo! News - Aug 31, 2015

President Barack Obama returns a salute as he walks off of Marine One to head to Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base in Md., Monday, Aug. 31, 2015. Obama is traveling on a three-day trip to Alaska aimed at showing solidarity with a state often overlooked by Washington, while using its ...

  Radio Free Europe - Six hours ago

U.S. President Barack Obama said he's hurt and angered by people who say supporters of the Iran nuclear deal are "anti-Semitic." In response to a question from Forward, a Jewish newspaper, Obama said "of course" he's bothered by such accusations. "There's not a smidgeon of evidence for it, other ...

  Yahoo! News - Five hours ago

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Supporters of the international agreement with Iran on its nuclear program moved within one vote of mustering enough support to protect the deal in the U.S. Congress on Tuesday when two more Democratic senators said they would support the pact. Democratic Senators Bob ...

  Yahoo! News - Aug 31, 2015

BONN, Germany (Reuters) - Climate change is bringing small risks that tropical cyclones will form in the Persian Gulf for the first time, in a threat to cities such as Dubai or Doha which are unprepared for big storm surges, a U.S. study said on Monday. Tampa in Florida and Cairns in Australia, ...

  Yahoo! News - Aug 31, 2015

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Shiite rebels in Yemen's capital have raided dozens of homes of political opponents and local NGO workers, claiming they are affiliated with the Islamic State group and al-Qaida, security officials said Monday. The officials, who are neutral in a conflict that has splintered ...

  Trend - Aug 31, 2015

Iran would require lots of investment in order to become a major player щn the world energy market, Vesa Ahoniemi, an independent energy analyst believes. “Iran would require a lot of new investment, including in the country's own pipeline network,” Ahoniemi told Trend. Iran and the P5+1 have ...

  Trend - Aug 31, 2015

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani said that Israel is established on terror and intimidation grounds, and sees its death in ballot boxes. “Israel is afraid of people's vote and will, similar to terrorists,” Rouhani said, Iran’s state IRINN TV reported Aug. 31. Israel refuses to hold a referendum ...

  Huffington Post - Aug 31, 2015

The vehicle will be going around New York City to raise awareness./ The progressive advocacy group MoveOn is calling out Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) on the streets of New York City this week, with a new " " highlighting his opposition to the Iran nuclear deal./ The truck-mounted billboard shows ...

  Huffington Post - Aug 31, 2015

"The deal on my desk is flawed, but after searching my own soul and conscience, I have decided I will support this agreement as the best available option to stop Iran from developing a nuclear weapon," Murphy said in a statement, according to the Palm Beach Post./ Many undecided Democrats have ...

  Fox News - 22 hours ago

The congressional battle over the Iran nuclear deal has turned into a war of signatures, as each side rolls out letters of support and opposition endorsed by long lists of dignitaries. The latest came this weekend with a full-page letter in The New York Times signed by more than 200 retired ...

  Huffington Post - 21 hours ago

As Congress wrestles with the question of whether or not to support President Obama's diplomatic agreement with Iran, there is a broad consensus over the need to confront Iran's dangerous behavior. Iran has been a destabilizing player in the Persian Gulf for decades, supports the Assad regime's ...

  Yahoo! News - Ten hours ago

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif holds a press conference at the residence of the Iranian ambassador in the Tunisian capital Tunis on September 1, 2015 (AFP Photo/Salah Lahbibi)/ Tunis (AFP) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Tuesday he hoped the US Congress would ...

  Yahoo! News - Nine hours ago

Kuwait has charged 26 people with possessing weapons and having contacts with Iran and the Lebanese Hezbollah group in order to plot attacks against the Gulf state. The case relates to the seizure of an arms cache in Kuwait last month which local newspapers have reported was smuggled in from ...

  Washington Post - Eight hours ago

In this July 23, 2015 file photo, Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., ranking member on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Cardin is predicting there will be enough votes in the Senate by week’s end to uphold President Barack Obama’s veto of a resolution ...