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Two American Hikers Imprisoned in Iran Wed in California

Two American Hikers Imprisoned in Iran Wed in California

Time - May 7, 2012


American hikers, left-to-right, Sarah Shourd, Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal sit in Muscat International Airport on September 24, 2011, before being flown back home to the United States./ Two of the ...

US hikers who were held in Iran marry in Calif.

Fox News - May 6, 2012


Two Americans who were detained and accused of spying after hiking near the Iraq-Iran border three years ago have been married in Northern California. San Francisco attorney and family friend Ben ...

2 hikers held in Iran to marry in SF Bay area

San Francisco Chronicle - May 5, 2012


Two Americans detained and accused of spying after hiking near the Iraq-Iran border three years ago will marry Saturday in the San Francisco Bay area. A private wedding ceremony for Shane Bauer ...

American hikers jailed in Iran to marry this weekend

Examiner - May 7, 2012


hikers who were jailed in Iran in July 2009 will tie the knot on Saturday. The along with their friend Josh Fattal was hiking in the mountains along the border of Iran and Iraq. Iran arrested the ...

Two American hikers jailed in Iran wed in California

Reuters - May 5, 2012


Two of the three American hikers jailed in Iran after allegedly straying over the Iraq-Iran border in 2009 were to be married on Saturday in a private ceremony in California, according to a ...

  Yahoo! News - One hour ago

The agreement struck in Vienna in July between Iran and the permanent five members of the UN Security Council plus Germany (P5 plus one) sees sanctions progressively lifted in return for Tehran ...

 
  Yahoo! News - Two hours ago

The siege of Aleppo has taken the West even further from achieving its key goals in Syria of stemming the refugee flow, removing the Assad regime and tackling the Islamic State group, experts say ...

 
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Western superiority in military technology is "eroding", notably at the hands of China and Russia, a leading think-tank said Tuesday in its annual report on the state of militaries around the ...

 
  Tehran Times - Two hours ago

The EU is going to broaden the scope of its anti-terrorism cooperation with Iran, the EU deputy foreign policy chief Helga Schmid said on Tuesday. Schmid made the remarks in a meeting with Iran’s ...

 
  Fox News - Two hours ago

Louis Farrakhan, the controversial leader of the Nation of Islam, is set to speak Thursday at a rally in Iran for one of its new drones, Iranian media report. The planned ceremony marks 37 years ...

 
  Tehran Times - Two hours ago

TEHRAN – The government of Iran will prioritize privatization and support the private sector with the aim of shoring up social welfare and economic growth, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said. ...

 
  Radio Free Europe - Two hours ago

Iranian Professors Sound Alarm Over 'Mass Disqualifications' In Upcoming Vote/ In an open letter to Iranian President Hassan Rohani (pictured), academics suggested that upcoming parliamentary ...

 
  Tehran Times - Two hours ago

- Maymand, a 3000-year-old village built on rocky mountain cliffs in the southeastern Iranian province of Kerman, is adorned with UNESCO World Heritage Site plaque on Thursday. The plaque was ...

 
  Tehran Times - Two hours ago

Iran coach Mohammad Nazemosharia is going to win the AFC Futsal Championships 2016, saying “second place is unacceptable” for the 10-time champion. Iran, who will open its campaign against Jordan ...

 
  Tehran Times - Two hours ago

After many years of unprecedented, crippling Western sanctions that stopped Iran’s oil exports and even banking transactions, the long and arduous negotiations between Iran and the P5+1 (the ...

 
  Press TV – Feb 8, 2016
  • Tsipras and Rouhani hold talks - Tehran Times
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  Reuters – Feb 5, 2016
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  Yahoo! News – Feb 6, 2016
  • Tehran, EU to resume high-level talks on Monday - Tehran Times
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  Yahoo! News – Feb 6, 2016
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  Yahoo! News – Feb 5, 2016
  • Canada lifts Iran sanctions - Al-Arabiya
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  Nasdaq – Feb 4, 2016
  • Japan Set to Resume Business With Iran - Wall Street Journal
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  Newsweek – Feb 4, 2016
  • Iran says good commercial relations with Britain can resume - Yahoo! News
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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
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  Reuters – Feb 4, 2016
  • Iran Inks $40 Billion In Deals In Moscow; Eyes Oil Sales To Rosneft - Radio Free Europe
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  Yahoo! News - Feb 8, 2016

JERUSALEM/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Israel may be unable to reach a new defense aid agreement with the Obama administration and could wait for the next U.S. president to secure better terms, a senior Israeli official said on Monday in a veiled rebuke signaling a snag in negotiations. But a senior U ...

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (R) and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras meet in Tehran on February 8, 2016. © IRNA/ Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has slammed the Western countries that have failed to undertake a genuine campaign against terrorism, stressing that Iran and the European ...

  Gulf News - 15 hours ago

Millions in Iran are reported to be happy to see some $50 billion (Dh183.9 billion) of Iranian assets released after international sanctions were partially lifted last month. They were elated that their country had finally signed the Vienna agreement and recognised that the nuclear-armed ...

  Payvand - Feb 8, 2016

The World Bank has forecasted Iran's gross domestic product (GDP) will grow by 5.8 percent in 2016 and by 6.7 percent in 2017. In its January 2016 Global Economic Prospects report with the theme of Spillovers amid Weak Growth, the World Bank said Iran's economy expanded by 1.9 percent in 2015. ...

  Gulf News - 15 hours ago

Millions in Iran are reported to be happy to see some $50 billion (Dh183.9 billion) of Iranian assets released after international sanctions were partially lifted last month. They were elated that their country had finally signed the Vienna agreement and recognised that the nuclear-armed ...

  Wall Street Journal - Feb 8, 2016

The present threat from Iran is Islamic, not Persian, and it parallels a similar threat from other lands./ In “The Humbling of the West” (Wonder Land, Jan. 28), Daniel Henninger suggests that the lifting of sanctions pursuant to the Iran nuclear deal is enabling an Iranian influence over Europe ...

  Yahoo! News - Feb 8, 2016

JERUSALEM/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Israel may be unable to reach a new defense aid agreement with the Obama administration and could wait for the next U.S. president to secure better terms, a senior Israeli official said on Monday in a veiled rebuke signaling a snag in negotiations. But a senior U ...

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (R) and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras meet in Tehran on February 8, 2016. © IRNA/ Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has slammed the Western countries that have failed to undertake a genuine campaign against terrorism, stressing that Iran and the European ...

  Trend - Feb 8, 2016

The diplomatic missions in Russia and Iran may issue multiple-entry visas for up to five years to the citizens on the list of categories envisaged by a memorandum on consular cooperation, Russia’s embassy in Iran said Feb. 7, TASS Russian news agency reported. "The embassies of Iran and Russia, ...

  Tehran Times - Feb 8, 2016

El Jaish head coach Sabri Lamouchi has been surprised after Arab media called Iran as an unsafe place. El Jaish will meet Naft Tehran on Tuesday in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium in a repeat of the fixture involving the two teams last season, where the Iranian team defeated its Qatari rival 1-0. “This ...

  Reuters - Six hours ago

reports/ Feb 9 Saudi Arabia and Bahrain have banned Iranian-flagged vessels from entering their waters and imposed other shipping restrictions, according to ship insurers citing local reports, potentially escalating tensions between Tehran and Riyadh. Iran has been struggling to ramp up oil ...

  Yahoo! News - Feb 8, 2016

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia's offer to send troops to fight Islamic State in Syria is as much about the kingdom's growing determination to flex its military might as it is about answering U.S. calls for more help from its allies in the Middle East./ A Saudi deployment runs ...

  Yahoo! News - Feb 8, 2016

A woman holds up a portrait of jailed Saudi blogger Raif Badawi during a protest in front of the embassy of Saudi Arabia in Berlin, on January 8, 2016 (AFP Photo/Tobias Schwarz)/ Riyadh (AFP) - Members of the European Parliament on a visit to Saudi Arabia on Monday raised the case of jailed ...

  Yahoo! News - 13 hours ago

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's former reformist president has called on Iranians to cast their vote in the upcoming election despite a ban preventing many reformist candidates from running. In a statement issued late Monday Mohammad Khatami called on his supporters to vote in the Feb. 26 ...

  Press TV - Feb 8, 2016

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (R) and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras meet in Tehran on February 8, 2016. © IRNA/ Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has slammed the Western countries that have failed to undertake a genuine campaign against terrorism, stressing that Iran and the European ...

  Yahoo! News - Feb 8, 2016

Iran plans to turn itself into a major food exporter, hoping the lifting of sanctions will boost international trade and allow investment in the agricultural sector, an official in Iran's state grain buying agency said. "We are ready for a big leap in the post-sanctions era. We hope by removing ...

  Christian Science Monitor - Feb 8, 2016

Saudi officials feel slighted by the Obama administration's pursuit of a nuclear agreement with Iran. In a shift, Saudi lobbyists are targeting Congress and news organizations./ US Secretary of State John Kerry talks with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif after the International ...

  Yahoo! News - Feb 8, 2016

In Washington, all eyes are on Beijing as Chinese leaders decide how to respond to North Korea's recent satellite launch. Why are they so hesitant to act?/ In the wake of North Korea's satellite launch on Sunday, the United States is – once again – steadily pressuring China to force Pyongyang to ...

  Reuters - Feb 8, 2016

Iran will increase its share of the global oil market gradually, in order to avoid price volatility, RIA news agency quoted Iran's envoy to Moscow as saying on Monday. International sanctions, which were lifted last month, had reduced Iran's oil exports by around 2 million barrels per day (bpd) ...

  Tehran Times - Feb 8, 2016

eight storytellers from Iran and other countries are scheduled to take part in the 18th International Storytelling Festival, which will be held in Tehran from February 16 to 19. The Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) launched the festival in 1997 to ...

  Yahoo! News - Feb 8, 2016

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir on Monday held out the possibility of sending Saudi special forces into Syria as part of a U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State. "There is a discussion with regard to a ground force contingent, or a special forces contingent, ...

  Yahoo! News - Four hours ago

Kuwait backs international efforts against hardline Islamist groups in Iraq and Syria although the Gulf Arab state's constitution prevents it from sending troops to fight abroad, a senior Kuwaiti official said. Kuwait, a U.S. ally and neighbor of Saudi Arabia and Iraq, is part of a 34-nation ...

  Al-Arabiya - Nine hours ago

Khatami remains influential among reformist Iranians, and particularly among young people and women, although state media is banned from publishing his comments (File Photo: AP)/ Iran’s reformist ex-president has called on Iranians to cast their vote in the upcoming election despite a ban ...

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