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Sentence For Iranian Human Rights Lawyer Condemned

Sentence For Iranian Human Rights Lawyer Condemned

Radio Free Europe - May 4, 2012


Two leading human rights groups have condemned a nine-year prison sentence upheld by a Tehran court for prominent Iranian human rights lawyer Mohammad Ali Dadkhah. Dadkhah also received a 10-year ...

Attorney for Christian pastor on death row in Iran reportedly sentenced to 9 ...

Fox News - May 3, 2012


Mohammad Ali Dadkhah, lawyer of Yousef Nadarkhani who was sentenced to death for apostasy, is interviewed by Reuters in his office in Tehran./ Prominent human rights advocate and attorney Mohammad ...

Prominent Iranian Lawyer Mohammad Ali Dadkhah Sentenced To Nine Years

Payvand - May 4, 2012


Judge Salavati has upheld the nine-year prison sentence for prominent lawyer and distinguished human rights activist Mohammad Ali Dadkhah. Dadkhah told the International Campaign for Human Rights ...

  Yahoo! News - Three hours ago

PNHOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A Spanish man who is the prime suspect in the gruesome murder of a fellow Spaniard was arrested in Cambodia, where he is believed to have fled after the victim's ...

 
  Tehran Times - Four hours ago

TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that Iran is capable of “negotiating, resisting, and interacting”. “We all should believe that we can be present at the international arena ...

 
  Tehran Times - Five hours ago

147 more parliament hopefuls who have been disqualified are given three more days to plea for a reconsideration, according to Hossein Ali Amiri, spokesman of the Interior Ministry. The 147 ...

 
  Press TV - Five hours ago

Peugeot has agreed to provide Iran with a package of debts waivers, bonuses and discounts in what is seen as a move to compensate for the company's abrupt departure from Iran in 2012./ Iran Khodro ...

 
  Yahoo! News - Five hours ago

GWADAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - A heavy police presence, guarded convoys, new checkpoints and troop reinforcements have turned parts of the southern port city of Gwadar into a fortress, as Pakistan's ...

 
  Trend - Eight hours ago

Industry, Mines and Trade Minister said that Iran is of geopolitical importance for Kazakhstan as it helps the Central Asian country to get connected to the high seas, Irna reported. 'Iran is the ...

 
  NPR - Nine hours ago

An Iran Air Boeing 747 passenger plane on the tarmac of Mehrabad Airport in Tehran in 2013. Iran bought most of its planes from Boeing before the 1979 Islamic Revolution. The country now has one ...

 
  Tehran Times - Nine hours ago

TEHRAN – A senior Iranian diplomat said on Sunday that Iran and the European Union will start high-level talks on Monday with a visit to Tehran by Helga Schmidt, the deputy of EU foreign policy ...

 
  Tehran Times - Nine hours ago

A 310-strong Italian delegation will arrive in Tehran today to explore new business opportunities in Iran now that the sanctions are being lifted against the Islamic Republic. Infrastructure and ...

 
  Tehran Times - Ten hours ago

TEHRAN – Switzerland-based reinsurance Echo Re Ltd. has voiced interest in negotiating with Iranian insurance officials to explore business opportunities in Iran. An Echo Re senior manager said ...

 
  Reuters – Feb 5, 2016
  • Iran wants India to pay oil dues in euros - India Times
  • Iran wants euro payment for new and outstanding oil sales: source - Tehran Times
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  Yahoo! News – Feb 6, 2016
  • Tehran, EU to resume high-level talks on Monday - Tehran Times
  • EU foreign affairs chief to visit Iran - Xinhua
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  Yahoo! News – Feb 6, 2016
  • Iranian commander mocks Saudi offer to intervene in Syria - CNN
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  Yahoo! News – Feb 5, 2016
  • Canada lifts Iran sanctions - Al-Arabiya
  • UPDATE 1-Canada says lifting some sanctions against Iran - Reuters
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  Nasdaq – Feb 4, 2016
  • Japan Set to Resume Business With Iran - Wall Street Journal
  • Japan signs investment pact with Iran to boost economic ties - Tehran Times
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  Newsweek – Feb 4, 2016
  • Iran says good commercial relations with Britain can resume - Yahoo! News
  • Iran urges US to tell EU banks trade Ok - Press TV
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  VOA News – Feb 4, 2016
  • Iran to strengthen missile programme - Reuters
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  Reuters – Feb 4, 2016
  • Iran's Zarif says does not know about BBC journalist - Yahoo! News
  • Former BBC Journalist, Translator Arrested In Tehran - Radio Free Europe
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  Reuters – Feb 4, 2016
  • Iran Inks $40 Billion In Deals In Moscow; Eyes Oil Sales To Rosneft - Radio Free Europe
  • Khamenei's top aide says Tehran, Moscow ink $40 billion in projects: ... - Yahoo! News
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  Radio Free Europe – Feb 4, 2016
  • Iran calls for closer ties with Russia, Iraq and Venezuela on energy ... - Reuters
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source/ A general view shows a unit of South Pars Gas field in Asalouyeh Seaport, north of Persian Gulf, Iran November 19, 2015./ Iran wants to recover tens of billions of dollars it is owed by India and other buyers of its oil in euros and is billing new crude sales in euros, too, looking to ...

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AMSTERDAM (AP) — European Union foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini says she is preparing to visit Iran following the implementation of a landmark nuclear deal between Tehran with world powers. Mogherini said Saturday there was no set date had been set, but that preparations with Tehran ...

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DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria's foreign minister warned Saturday that Saudi or other foreign troops entering his country would "return home in wooden coffins" and asserted that recent military advances put his government "on track" to end the five-year-old civil war./ Walid al-Moallem's comments ...

  Press TV - Feb 6, 2016

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (4th R) arrives in the central Iranian city of Isfahan on February 6, 2016. © IRNA/ Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras arrived in the central Iranian city of Isfahan Saturday night on an official visit to the Islamic Republic aimed at strengthening bilateral ...

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source/ A general view shows a unit of South Pars Gas field in Asalouyeh Seaport, north of Persian Gulf, Iran November 19, 2015./ Iran wants to recover tens of billions of dollars it is owed by India and other buyers of its oil in euros and is billing new crude sales in euros, too, looking to ...

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AMSTERDAM (AP) — European Union foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini says she is preparing to visit Iran following the implementation of a landmark nuclear deal between Tehran with world powers. Mogherini said Saturday there was no set date had been set, but that preparations with Tehran ...

  Gulf News - 17 hours ago

The visit to France by Rouhani was both commercial and political/ Iranian President Hassan Rouhani last week made a state visit to France during the same time as the Syria talks in Geneva were to resume. From a historical point of view, the difference between another political quagmire (would ...

  Xinhua - Feb 6, 2016

AMSTERDAM, Feb. 6 (Xinhua) -- European Union (EU) foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini said Saturday she planned to visit Iran after international sanctions on the country were lifted following the implementation of a landmark nuclear deal. "We are intensively preparing with the Iranians. " ...

  VOA News - Feb 6, 2016

Tensions continue to grow between Saudi Arabia and Iran. As Iran rejoins the world community after reaching an agreement to limit its nuclear activities, some Saudis say Iran will threaten their country as it grows stronger. Tensions increased between the countries last month when Saudi Arabia ...

  Tehran Times - Ten hours ago

Iran unveiled seven national defense projects in a ceremony attended by Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan on Sunday. Noteworthy among the unveiled items was a hydrography craft which is one of the most advanced hydrography systems used to collect data in low-altitude areas, estuary, gulfs, ponds ...

  Tehran Times - Nine hours ago

TEHRAN – A senior Iranian diplomat said on Sunday that Iran and the European Union will start high-level talks on Monday with a visit to Tehran by Helga Schmidt, the deputy of EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, an a team of EU experts. Majid Takht-Ravanchi, the deputy foreign minister ...

  NPR - Nine hours ago

An Iran Air Boeing 747 passenger plane on the tarmac of Mehrabad Airport in Tehran in 2013. Iran bought most of its planes from Boeing before the 1979 Islamic Revolution. The country now has one of the oldest airline fleets in the world. With sanctions lifted, Boeing can once again sell planes ...

  Yahoo! News - Five hours ago

GWADAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - A heavy police presence, guarded convoys, new checkpoints and troop reinforcements have turned parts of the southern port city of Gwadar into a fortress, as Pakistan's powerful military seeks to protect billions of dollars of Chinese investment. Securing the planned ...

  Gulf News - 16 hours ago

The continuation of the US hands-off policy vis-a-vis Iran after the nuclear deal, lifting of sanctions and release of frozen assets, is worrying the GCC states/ I have penned in the last three years numerous columns and delivered many lectures touching on the ongoing schism and rivalry between ...

  Trend - 22 hours ago

The amount of the compensation which French auto manufacturing company Peugeot-Citroen PSA should pay Iran is over 200 million euros, Hashem Yekeh Zareh, the CEO of Iran Khodro Industrial Group (IKCO) said. Yekeh Zareh said that that a supportive-compensational package is forecasted in the ...

  Press TV - 23 hours ago

Chairman of the Iranian Parliament’s Committee on National Security and Foreign Policy Alaeddin Boroujerdi/ A senior Iranian lawmaker slams a request by three US lawmakers for visas to Iran to monitor the upcoming elections, saying polls in the Islamic Republic need no international monitoring. ...

  Tehran Times - 23 hours ago

European Union foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini says she is preparing to visit Iran following the implementation of a landmark nuclear deal between Tehran with world powers. Mogherini said on Saturday that no date had been set, but that preparations with Tehran were well underway. She ...

  Tehran Times - Feb 6, 2016

- A number of Afghan writers and poets have been invited to take part in a night of Persian poetry, which will be held at the Mahmud Afshar Foundation in Tehran on Tuesday. Organized by the Persian literary monthly Bokhara, Rahnaward Zaryab, Mohammad Afsar Rahbin, Yaman Hekmat, Yaqub Yasna and ...

  Gulf Times - Feb 6, 2016

Iran will start sending 300,000 bpd of crude to Europe, 54% of the total it shipped before authorities on the continent put an embargo in place. Paris-based Total has agreed to buy about 160,000 bpd starting on February 16, the ministry of oil’s Shana website reported, citing Oil Minister Bijan ...

  Tehran Times - Feb 6, 2016

Iran plans to send more pilgrims to neighboring Iraq in the next Iranian calendar year to visit the Arab country’s holy sites, Head of the Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization Saeed Ohadi said on Saturday. It has been planned that 105 groups make pilgrimage to Iraq during the upcoming holidays in ...

  Tehran Times - Feb 6, 2016

- A distinguished director from the new generation of Iranian cinema, Reza Dormishian, has said that his acid attack drama “Lanturi” warns of the rise of intolerance in society. “‘Lanturi’ shows the fight between good and evil; it illustrates intolerance to any opposing views; it shows an ...

  Tehran Times - Feb 6, 2016

TEHRAN — Fossils which were long gone and kept in the U.S. were unveiled in the Department of Environment (DoE) on Saturday. On the occasion of the retrieval of the fossils an official at the DoE told a press conference about the legal process of taking back the fossils. In an almost 40-year ...

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