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Lawyer hopes Iran Christian pastor will be freed

Lawyer hopes Iran Christian pastor will be freed

Telegraph - Sept 29, 2011


The lawyer for Yusef Nadarkhani, an Iranian pastor facing the death sentence for converting from Islam, has said he is "optimistic" that the final verdict could see his client set free./ "Our last ...

Lawyer Hopes Iranian Christian Sentenced to Death Will be Freed

VOA News - Sept 29, 2011


The lawyer for an Iranian Christian pastor, sentenced to death for renouncing the Muslim religion, says he hopes an appeals court will set his client free. Attorney Mohammad Ali Dadkhah said ...

Iranian pastor refuses to reject religion, faces execution

CNN - Sept 29, 2011


Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani, the head of a network of Christian house churches in Iran, could be executed as soon as midnight Wednesday in Tehran for refusing to recant his religious beliefs and ...

Youcef Nadarkhani, Iranian Pastor Faces Execution For Refusing To Recant His Christian Faith

Huffington Post - Sept 28, 2011


WAHSINGTON (RNS) Religious freedom advocates rallied Wednesday (Sept. 28) around an Iranian pastor who is facing execution because he has refused to recant his Christian faith in the ...

Lawyer for Iranian pastor on death row hopes appeals court may acquit his client

Washington Post - Sept 29, 2011


TEHRAN, Iran — The lawyer of an Iranian pastor sentenced to death for apostasy is hopeful an appeals court will acquit his client. Attorney Mohammad Ali Dadkhah says he believes in a “95 percent ...

  BBC - 15 minutes ago

Footage of the US sailors surrendering was broadcast on Iranian TV Weak leadership, poor judgment and a lack of "warfighting toughness" led to the capture of 10 US sailors by Iran in the Gulf in ...

 
  CNN - Five hours ago

A devastating new report by military investigators released Thursday found that the 10 sailors captured by Iranians in January suffered from "failed leadership" at all levels on a mission that was ...

 
  LA Times - Five hours ago

The Navy on Thursday announced disciplinary action against nine service members in connection with an embarrassing international incident this year that resulted in the temporary detainment of 10 ...

 
  BBC - Five hours ago

Iran's supreme leader criticised the high salaries of executives at state-owned firms The chief executives of four public banks in Iran have been sacked amid widespread criticism of their ...

 
  Press TV - Five hours ago

Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) approaches to shake hands with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan during a meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow on September 23, 2015. ©AFP/ Iran has ...

 
  Iran Focus - Six hours ago

On Wednesday, a former Iranian ambassador in The Diplomat stressing the West to take notice of the deteriorating human rights condition in Iran. Perviz Khazaii that the international community ...

 
  Press TV - Six hours ago

Iran’s Roads and Urban Development Minister Abbas Akhoundi says the country has no obligation and commitment to buy A380 planes from Airbus./ Iran has once again emphasized that it may not proceed ...

 
  Fox News - Seven hours ago

Weak leadership, poor judgment, a lack of "warfighting toughness" and a litany of errors led to the embarrassing capture and detention by Iran of 10 U.S. sailors in the Persian Gulf in January, ...

 
  Reuters - Seven hours ago

IRNA/ An Airbus A380, the world's largest jetliner, generates vortex during a flying display at the 51st Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport near Paris, June 18, 2015./ Iran said on Thursday it ...

 
  India Times - Seven hours ago

Iran has sacked the heads of four public banks after their exorbitant salaries sparked widespread criticism and an intervention by the Islamic republic's supreme leader, state news agency "At the ...

 
  CNN – Five hours ago
  • Navy investigation finds US sailors captured in Iran were unprepared, ... - Fox News
  • Navy report: Crews detained by Iran were 'derelict' in their duties - USA Today
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  Radio Free Europe – June 29, 2016
  • Dozens killed in Iran's clashes with rebels - Xinhua
  • Iran forces 'kill Kurdish rebels on Iraq border' - BBC
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  Reuters – June 29, 2016
  • India lifts ban on trade with Iran - Trend
  • India lifts ban on trade of certain items with Iran - India Times
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  Radio Free Europe – June 28, 2016
  • Iran names new armed forces chief - Reuters
  • Iran appoints Guard general to lead armed forces - Fox News
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  Bloomberg – June 27, 2016
  • Iran oil chief shakes up oil firm in bid to strike pre-election deals - Reuters
  • Iran's new oil investment contract to be ready this summer: Zanganeh - Tehran Times
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  Trend – June 27, 2016
  • Tehran sends senior coordinator to Moscow, Syria crisis in focus - Tehran Times
  • Iran's top security official in Russia for talks on Syria - Press TV
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  Tehran Times – June 26, 2016
  • FIVB Volleyball World League 2016: Wallace steers Brazil to the victory ... - Payvand
  • FIVB World League: Brazil 3-1 Iran - Press TV
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  Radio Free Europe – June 25, 2016
  • IRGC kills terrorists in northwestern Iran - Tehran Times
  • IRGC engages militants in northwest Iran - Press TV
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  Tehran Times – June 23, 2016
  • FIVB Volleyball World League 2016: Manavinezhad inspires Iran to a 3-1 ... - Payvand
  • FIVB World League: Iran 3-1 Bulgaria, in pool F group 1 - Press TV
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  CBS News – June 24, 2016
  • Navy commodore to be relieved of command over Iran's capture of his sailors - Fox News
  • Courts-martial unlikely by Navy in detention of sailors by Iran - Washington Post
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A devastating new report by military investigators released Thursday found that the 10 sailors captured by Iranians in January suffered from "failed leadership" at all levels on a mission that was plagued by mistakes from beginning to end./ "This incident was the result of failed leadership at ...

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Iranian Kurdish fighters from the Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran train as they prepare to celebrate Norouz, the Persian New Year, in the town of Koya, 100 kilometers north of Irbil in Iraq's Kurdish region, in March./ Clashes erupted this month between Kurdish fighters and Iran's Islamic ...

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govt/ A worker walks atop a container to remove the crane clamp after it was loaded onto a truck trailer at Thar Dry Port in Sanand in the western state of Gujarat, India, February 10, 2016./ India has lifted a ban on trade of specified items with Iran after some western sanctions against the ...

  Payvand - June 29, 2016

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has appointed a Revolutionary Guard general as the chief of staff of the country's armed forces./ The file photo shows Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei place an epaulette on the shoulder of Major General Mohammad Hossein ...

  India Times - June 29, 2016

were lifted earlier this year, the government said in a notification on Wednesday. "Direct or indirect export to Iran or import from Iran is now permitted subject to UN Security Council Resolution and IAEA specified documents," the notification added.

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Iranian Kurdish fighters from the Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran train as they prepare to celebrate Norouz, the Persian New Year, in the town of Koya, 100 kilometers north of Irbil in Iraq's Kurdish region, in March./ Clashes erupted this month between Kurdish fighters and Iran's Islamic ...

  Reuters - 15 hours ago

Brett McGurk, U.S. President Barack Obama's special envoy in the fight against Islamic State, said on Tuesday he has seen no "significant" change in Iran's behavior in Syria under the international nuclear deal announced last July. "I have not seen a significant change in Iranian behavior ... ...

  Reuters - Nine hours ago

Iran said it had suspended all flights to Istanbul's main international airport on Wednesday after it was attacked by militants. "Due to last night's explosion at Ataturk Airport ... all Iranian flights are suspended until their safety and security are guaranteed," Reza Jafarzadeh, director of ...

  Trend - Eight hours ago

Iran will execute two of the four Afghan men, accused of raping a French tourist. An Iranian court sentenced June 30 two Afghans to death for raping the tourist, the Iran newspaper reported. Two other suspected rapists have fled the country, the report added. Last September, four Afghan men ...

  Radio Free Europe - June 29, 2016

Iranian Kurdish fighters from the Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran train as they prepare to celebrate Norouz, the Persian New Year, in the town of Koya, 100 kilometers north of Irbil in Iraq's Kurdish region, in March./ Clashes erupted this month between Kurdish fighters and Iran's Islamic ...

  CNN - Five hours ago

A devastating new report by military investigators released Thursday found that the 10 sailors captured by Iranians in January suffered from "failed leadership" at all levels on a mission that was plagued by mistakes from beginning to end./ "This incident was the result of failed leadership at ...

  India Times - Seven hours ago

Iran has sacked the heads of four public banks after their exorbitant salaries sparked widespread criticism and an intervention by the Islamic republic's supreme leader, state news agency "At the request of the president to investigate the issue of salaries, the heads of Mehr minister for ...

  Iran Focus - Six hours ago

On Wednesday, a former Iranian ambassador in The Diplomat stressing the West to take notice of the deteriorating human rights condition in Iran. Perviz Khazaii that the international community shouldn't let their guard down just because Iran has signed a nuclear agreement with the P5+1. ...

  Wall Street Journal - 12 hours ago

Fellow Sunni powers Egypt, Turkey disagree on greater threat: Shiite Iran or political Islam/ In its regional confrontation with Tehran, Saudi Arabia counts on the two fellow Sunni powers with the same heft as Shiite Iran—Egypt and Turkey. In that strategic triangle, Turkey has indeed emerged as ...

  Tehran Times - June 29, 2016

TEHRAN – Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, an advisor to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, has said Iran will continue supporting the “axis of resistance” against Israel, terrorists, and hegemonic powers. “Tehran will continue its strong support for the axis of resistance and considers it a vital ...

  Tehran Times - June 29, 2016

TEHRAN – An Iranian national lost his life in the recent terrorist attack in Istanbul's Ataturk International Airport, the Foreign Ministry announced on Wednesday. Deputy Foreign Minister Hassan Qashqavi said five other Iranians sustained injuries in Tuesday’s triple bombing and gun attacks, ...

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A devastating new report by military investigators released Thursday found that the 10 sailors captured by Iranians in January suffered from "failed leadership" at all levels on a mission that was plagued by mistakes from beginning to end./ "This incident was the result of failed leadership at ...

  BBC - Five hours ago

Iran's supreme leader criticised the high salaries of executives at state-owned firms The chief executives of four public banks in Iran have been sacked amid widespread criticism of their salaries, the state-run Irna news agency reports. An official was quoted as saying the economy minister had ...

  LA Times - Five hours ago

The Navy on Thursday announced disciplinary action against nine service members in connection with an embarrassing international incident this year that resulted in the temporary detainment of 10 U.S. crew members by the Iranian military. The partially redacted report, which examined how and why ...

  Payvand - June 29, 2016

Lioness (detail), 2016, mixed media by Parviz Tanavoli Asia House, 63 New Cavendish Street, London W1G 7LP For thousands of years the lion played an important role in the identity of Iran and as an iconic symbol of the country, but sadly the lion is now extinct in Iran. This talk will preview an ...

  Reuters - Seven hours ago

IRNA/ An Airbus A380, the world's largest jetliner, generates vortex during a flying display at the 51st Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport near Paris, June 18, 2015./ Iran said on Thursday it was under no obligation to buy A380 superjumbo jets, state news agency IRNA reported, raising further ...

  Reuters - 13 hours ago

Iran on Tuesday reappointed a former managing director of its Swiss-based trading company as part of a broader reshuffle aimed at bolstering its oil exploration and exports. The appointment follows the naming this month of a new boss for the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) as Tehran looks to ...

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govt/ A worker walks atop a container to remove the crane clamp after it was loaded onto a truck trailer at Thar Dry Port in Sanand in the western state of Gujarat, India, February 10, 2016./ India has lifted a ban on trade of specified items with Iran after some western sanctions against the ...

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