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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 ...

  Tehran Times - Six hours ago

TEHRAN – Iranian Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani said on Saturday that Iran and Kenya are determined to fight terrorism and have common views on the issue. “The two countries have close view and ...

 
  Iran Focus - 11 hours ago

in Blasting News, Brian Brinker writes about the large-scale protests and rallies in New York City by Iranian dissidents and their supporters. At issue is the Iranian dissidents’ objection to ...

 
  Asharq Alawsat - 11 hours ago

While the Obama administration and Russia are trying hard to salvage something of their wrecked joint initiative on Syria, there are signs that a secret deal between Washington and Moscow may have ...

 
  Trend - 12 hours ago

Iran is preparing to refine 100,000 barrels per day (b/d) of the Kurdistan Regional Government’s (KRG) crude oil at the Tabriz Refinery, Abdol-Rasoul Mirzaei the manager director of Raham Refinery ...

 
  Tehran Times - 13 hours ago

TEHRAN – A professor of political science says Iran is an important country in the Silk Road project as China and Iran have already established “extensive” relationship. “Iran is, of course, a ...

 
  Tehran Times - 14 hours ago

The 7th meeting of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Council of Heads of Customs Administration (CHCA) will be held in Tehran from October 17 to 19. According to Iran’s Customs ...

 
  Tehran Times - 14 hours ago

TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Thursday that Tehran welcomes expansion of relations with Athens in various spheres. The two countries’ ...

 
  Tehran Times - 15 hours ago

Iranian national football team will play a friendly game against Thailand in Bangkok’s Rajamangala stadium on November 10, according to reports in local media. Iran are scheduled to take on Syria ...

 
  Radio Free Europe - 20 hours ago

Yemeni President Abu-Rabbu Mansur Hadi has accused Iran of blocking peace by supporting Huthi rebels in the deadly conflict in Yemen. Hadi told the UN General Assembly on September 23 that "we ...

 
  Xinhua - 22 hours ago

Gas flares from an oil production platform are seen at the Soroush oil fields in the Persian Gulf, south of the capital Tehran, July 25, 2005. Picture taken July 25, 2005.(REUTERS Photo) TEHRAN, ...

 
  Reuters – Sept 23, 2016
  • Saudis offer oil cut for OPEC deal if Iran freezes output - Trend
  • Saudis offer oil cut if Iran freezes output - Press TV
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  CNN – Sept 22, 2016
  • The Latest: Iran blames world powers for spread of terrorism - Fox News
  • Iranian President Blames World Powers For Spread Of Terrorism - Radio Free Europe
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  Fox News – Sept 22, 2016
  • U.S. gives Airbus green light to sell planes to Iran - CNN
  • Boeing Wins U.S. Permit for First Iran Jet Sales Since Shah Era - Bloomberg
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  Telegraph – Sept 21, 2016
  • Women in Iran defy fatwa by riding bikes in public - BBC
  • Cycling Mother And Daughter Share Video Protesting Iran Bicycle Fatwa - Newsweek
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  Tehran Times – Sept 21, 2016
  • Air ambulance crash in Iran kills 1, injures several people - Fox News
  • One dead, 3 injured in ambulance helicopter crash in Iran - Trend
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  Radio Free Europe – Sept 21, 2016
  • Iran's Top Security Official warns to give crushing response to threats - Tehran Times
  • Military parade held in Iran - Trend
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  Reuters – Sept 20, 2016
  • APNewsBreak: US resident gets 10-year Iran prison sentence - Washington Post
  • Iran Jails Lebanese IT Expert - Radio Free Europe
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  Daily Times – Sept 19, 2016
  • Absolute distrust in US important part of Iran's soft power: Supreme Leader - Payvand
  • Absolute distrust in US important part of Iran's soft power: Leader - Press TV
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  NPR – Sept 18, 2016
  • Iranian cyclist death casts pall over Games - Reuters
  • Bahman Golbarnezhad: Paralympics closing ceremony pays tribute to ... - Independent
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  Reuters – Sept 18, 2016
  • Iran supports any move to stabilize global oil market - Fox News
  • Calls emerge in Iran to join oil freeze plan - Press TV
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Saudi Arabia has offered to reduce oil production if rival Iran agrees to cap its own output this year, in a major compromise ahead of talks in Algeria next week, four sources familiar with the discussions told Reuters. The offer, which has yet to be accepted or rejected by Tehran, was made this ...

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Speaking to global leaders at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Rouhani then attacked the US for what he described as "illegal actions," referring to the US Supreme Court decision in April to/ The decision allows impounded Iranian assets to be distributed to more than 1,000 US ...

  Press TV - Sept 23, 2016

The file photo shows an American U2 spy plane in flight./ A senior Iranian commander says the country’s air defense forces have warned off an American U2 spy plane trying to fly over Iran’s borders. Brigadier General Farzad Esmaili, the commander of the Khatam al-Anbiya Air Defense Base, said on ...

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Saudi Arabia has offered to reduce oil production if rival Iran agrees to cap its own output this year, in a major compromise ahead of talks in Algeria next week, four sources familiar with the discussions told Reuters. The offer, which has yet to be accepted or rejected by Tehran, was made this ...

  Fox News - Sept 23, 2016

In this Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 photo, new recruits of the Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan train at their base in Koya, northern Iraq. The main Kurdish opposition group in Iran will keep up its guerrilla campaign against security forces “to protect and defend” Kurds living there. That’s ...

  Iran Focus - 11 hours ago

in Blasting News, Brian Brinker writes about the large-scale protests and rallies in New York City by Iranian dissidents and their supporters. At issue is the Iranian dissidents’ objection to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's visit to the United Nations September Summit to meet with other world ...

  Tehran Times - Sept 23, 2016

TEHRAN – Addressing international figures in separate encounters on the sidelines of the UN general assembly meeting in New York, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani stressed that Iran welcomes cooperation in various fields especially in energy sphere, Shana reported on Thursday citing the ...

  Tehran Times - Sept 23, 2016

TEHRAN Iranian President Mohammad Khatami here yesterday received a Japanese economic delegation headed by Mitsubishi CEO, Nobuyuki Masuda. At the meeting, the Japanese delegation handed the Iranian president a written message of Japanese Prime Minister, Junichiro Koizumi. Khatami stressed the ...

  Washington Post - Sept 23, 2016

You’ll receive free e-mail news updates each time a new story is published./ What do the presidents of Egypt and Iran, two countries across the Sunni-Shiite chasm in the Middle East, have in common? A lot, it turns out, including preoccupation with their internal stability and hunger for ...

  Payvand - Sept 23, 2016

Iran says it is ready to work with Japan on devising a 10-year roadmap to expand economic relations between the two countries. The announcement was made by Iran's President Hassan Rouhani during his meeting with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on the sidelines of UN General Assembly in New ...

  Washington Post - 23 hours ago

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani leaves the podium after speaking during the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York on Sept. 22, 2016. (Seth Wenig/AP)/ A year ago, Iran seemed on the verge of a new relationship with the United States and the world. ...

  Wall Street Journal - Sept 23, 2016

Iranian women have taken to their bicycles to oppose a religious ruling banning them from riding in public places. The unexpected "fatwa," or religious ruling, by the country’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, says a woman riding a bicycle not only attracts the attention of men, but also "exposes ...

  Payvand - 23 hours ago

Iran says it expects the proceedings to purchase planes from US aviation giant Boeing to proceed faster than those with Airbus. "Negotiations with Boeing started much longer [after Airbus] but it appears they will lead to success sooner," said Asghar Fakhriyeh Kashan, Iran's deputy minister of ...

  Tehran Times - 14 hours ago

TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Thursday that Tehran welcomes expansion of relations with Athens in various spheres. The two countries’ capacities has laid the grounds for deepening cooperation especially in economic area, Rouhani said. ...

  Gulf News - Sept 23, 2016

President Hassan Rouhani used his time on the United Nations stage to present Iran as open for business with the implementation of a nuclear agreement, while also ensuring he delivered a message tough enough to mollify hardliners back home ahead of next year’s presidential elections. The annual ...

  Asharq Alawsat - 11 hours ago

While the Obama administration and Russia are trying hard to salvage something of their wrecked joint initiative on Syria, there are signs that a secret deal between Washington and Moscow may have come close to total failure. Implicitly admitting the failure of their deal, both sides have been ...

  Trend - 12 hours ago

Iran is preparing to refine 100,000 barrels per day (b/d) of the Kurdistan Regional Government’s (KRG) crude oil at the Tabriz Refinery, Abdol-Rasoul Mirzaei the manager director of Raham Refinery said. Both Tabriz and Raham refineries are in Iran’s South Azerbaijan Province. Last week Raham ...

  Tehran Times - 13 hours ago

TEHRAN – A professor of political science says Iran is an important country in the Silk Road project as China and Iran have already established “extensive” relationship. “Iran is, of course, a major country in this project, and China already has extensive relations with Iran,” Nader Entessar ...

  Reuters - Sept 23, 2016

Saudi Arabia has offered to reduce oil production if rival Iran agrees to cap its own output this year, in a major compromise ahead of talks in Algeria next week, four sources familiar with the discussions told Reuters. The offer, which has yet to be accepted or rejected by Tehran, was made this ...

  Tehran Times - Sept 23, 2016

TEHRAN – The 14th edition of the International Resistance Film Festival (IRFF) was inaugurated on Friday with a large number of participants at Tehran’s Art Bureau Hall. The ceremony opened with speeches delivered by Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) Director Abdol-Ali Ali-Asgari and ...

  Tehran Times - 14 hours ago

The 7th meeting of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Council of Heads of Customs Administration (CHCA) will be held in Tehran from October 17 to 19. According to Iran’s Customs Administration, secretary generals of ECO, International Road Transport Union (IRU), and Japan International ...

  Tehran Times - Sept 23, 2016

TEHRAN – The 18th General Assembly of World Crafts Council kicks off today in the historical Iranian city of Isfahan, bringing together about 200 creative artisans, craftspeople and authorities from the member states. The inauguration ceremony of the four-day assembly is scheduled to take place ...

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