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Huffington Post – July 20, 2009

As Iran's election crisis continues, hundreds if not thousands of prisoners remain in Iran's notorious Evin prison. Few of them have faces known to the outside world. Some of them may have protested in the streets. Others were in Mir Hussein Moussavi's inner circle. Still others had nothing to do with either the protests or the opposition. We know very little about all of these prisoners. We may not even know their names. Bijan is one of the many prisoners who neither participated in the protests nor had any involvement with the ...

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  Yahoo! News - Two hours ago

Iran's deputy foreign minister Saturday urged a speedy approval in Tehran of a nuclear deal, so that blame for any failure falls on US lawmakers who may yet vote against it./ Abbas Araghchi's ...

 
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Smoke billows following an air strike by the Saudi-led coalition on Shiite Huthi militia targets on May 29, 2015, near Algevinh, Yemen (AFP Photo/Abdullah Hassan)/ Cairo (AFP) - Egypt extended ...

 
  Yahoo! News - Four hours ago

CAIRO (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is in Cairo for security talks with Egyptian officials before heading to Qatar to try to ease Arab concerns about the Iran nuclear deal. Kerry arrived in ...

 
  Yahoo! News - Six hours ago

BAGHDAD/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - The president of Iraq's Kurdistan region on Saturday condemned Turkey's bombardment of a village there which he said had killed civilians, and called for a return to ...

 
  Yahoo! News - Six hours ago

A pilot and all three passengers died after an executive jet crashed while trying to land at Blackbushe Airport in southern England Friday afternoon./ Four people were pronounced dead after a ...

 
  Yahoo! News - Six hours ago

US Secretary of State John Kerry flew to Egypt on Saturday to relaunch a strategic partnership with Washington's longtime ally, at the start of a regional mini-tour, a correspondent said./ He is ...

 
  Yahoo! News - Seven hours ago

Iran's parliament does not have authority over the nuclear agreement signed with world powers last month, the Islamic Republic's top nuclear negotiator was quoted as saying on Saturday./ The ...

 
  Newsweek - Eight hours ago

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, second from left, meets with foreign ministers and delegations from Germany, France, China, Britain, Russia and the European Union at a hotel in Vienna, July 13 ...

 
  Wall Street Journal - Eight hours ago

Consider the totality of concessions, compromises and capitulations with Iranians and non-Iranians in which the U.S. has engaged to get this deal./ Regarding Niall Ferguson’s “The Iran Deal and ...

 
  Yahoo! News - Ten hours ago

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's foreign minister has scheduled a trilateral meeting in Qatar with his U.S. and Saudi counterparts. The Russian Foreign Ministry said that Sergey Lavrov will confer with U.S. ...

 
  VOA News – July 31, 2015
  • Obama seeks support for Iran deal by reminding allies of Iraq war - LA Times
  • Obama urges supporters to lobby for Iran deal - Reuters
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  Fox News – July 30, 2015
  • Russia to upgrade air defense missiles intended for Iran - Yahoo! News
  • Russia modernising S-300 missile system for Iran - Reuters
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  USA Today – July 30, 2015
  • Obama Targets Democrats for Support in Implementing Iran Deal - Wall Street Journal
  • Iran deal sparks battle between two Jewish lobbies – and worldviews - Christian Science Monitor
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  Reuters – July 29, 2015
  • French foreign minister arrives in Tehran for talks - Yahoo! News
  • Total, French petchem firms to come back to Iran - Tehran Times
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  Reuters – July 29, 2015
  • Bahrain identifies suspects in Tuesday's bombings: report - Yahoo! News
  • Bahrain sees "foreign" link in attack, Iran denies role - India Times
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  CNN – July 28, 2015
  • Iran nuclear deal turns up lobbying heat on Congress - Yahoo! News
  • Inside a House hearing on the Iran deal - Washington Post
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  Xinhua – July 28, 2015
  • Iran's Zarif has 'no concern' about nuclear deal - Yahoo! News
  • Saudi Arabia accuses Iran of making threats to neighbours - Reuters
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  Reuters – July 28, 2015
  • Huckabee's gas chamber reference to Iran deal draws Israeli criticism - Yahoo! News
  • Israeli envoy: Huckabee words on Iran deal inappropriate - USA Today
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  Reuters – July 26, 2015
  • Iran accuses Bahrain of stoking Gulf tensions - Yahoo! News
  • Iran's Top Diplomat Tours Arab States Following Nuclear Deal - VOA News
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  Al-Arabiya – July 26, 2015
  • Israel says possible spy release unlinked to Iran deal - Yahoo! News
  • Israel says possible spy release not linked to Iran deal - Gulf Times
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From left, Secretary of State John Kerry, Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew testify at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing to review the Iran nuclear agreement, in Washington, July 23, 2015./ U.S. President Barack Obama told groups who support the Iran ...

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A Kremlin official says that Russia is working to upgrade air defense missiles intended for Iran. Vladimir Kozhin, a presidential adviser for arms trade, said Thursday according to the RIA Novosti news agency that the S-300 air defense missile systems are to undergo an upgrade before being ...

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WASHINGTON — The top House Democrat said Thursday that President Obama will have the support he needs to uphold the Iran nuclear deal if Republicans try to block it. "I'm confident because of the nature of the agreement," House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., told reporters Thursday. ...

  Huffington Post - 23 hours ago

On this international day of friendship, I am prompted to think of the #IranDeal that is so fresh on the minds of many in the work of international friend making. This is no pact between friends, but it does present an opportunity for some straight talk between frenemies. While the Obama ...

  USA Today - 23 hours ago

Iraqis displaced by conflict walk on a path on their way to collect water at al-Takia refugee camp in Baghdad on July 30, 2015. Scorching temperatures are normal this time of year, but an unprecedented heat wave prompted Iraqi authorities to declare a mandatory four-day holiday./ Bandar ...

  Wall Street Journal - July 31, 2015

President works to persuade enough lawmakers to support agreement/ WASHINGTON—President Barack Obama is intensifying his public campaign to win support for the nuclear deal with Iran, with plans to deliver a speech next week outlining his case in favor of the agreement. Mr. Obama will deliver ...

  Trend - July 31, 2015

An Iranian former top oil official believes that Iran should redefine its economy in the post sanctions era. Expectations are that sanctions imposed on Iran will be lifted by the end of the year, and European delegations, headed by top officials, have been visiting Iran intensively. A German ...

  Yahoo! News - July 31, 2015

Chad has beefed up its security in recent weeks after a spate of deadly attacks by Boko Haram./ Amid several suicide bombings in the past few months, Chad reintroduced the death penalty for acts of terrorism./ The Chadian parliament voted unanimously on Thursday to reauthorize the death penalty, ...

  Huffington Post - 15 hours ago

Our national security advisors let us down in the run up to the Iraq war. Today history is repeating itself. And, if Congress does not act to reject the Iran deal with a veto-proof majority, our nation's leaders will make us less secure, threaten the lives of more Marylanders and Americans in ...

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From left, Secretary of State John Kerry, Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew testify at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing to review the Iran nuclear agreement, in Washington, July 23, 2015./ U.S. President Barack Obama told groups who support the Iran ...

  Washington Post - July 31, 2015

The president has taken the gloves off in pitching lawmakers on the Iran deal, it appears, going so far as to tell lawmakers in the meeting at the White House that they “owe” him at least the chance to pull them into his orbit, POLITICO The president is urging Democrats who plan to support the ...

  Yahoo! News - July 31, 2015

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the Iran nuclear deal can mark the beginning of nuclear disarmament across the world./ Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says now that his country has accepted strict curbs on its nuclear program, it’s time for Israel and the world's ...

  Daily Times - 11 hours ago

Russia working to upgrade S-300 surface-to-air missile defence system/ Russia is working to upgrade S-300 surface-to-air missile defence system it plans to deliver to Iran, said Vladimir Kozhin, Russia’s presidential aide on military and technical cooperation. Press TV quoted the aide as saying ...

  VOA News - July 31, 2015

From left, Secretary of State John Kerry, Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew testify at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing to review the Iran nuclear agreement, in Washington, July 23, 2015./ U.S. President Barack Obama told groups who support the Iran ...

  Huffington Post - July 31, 2015

Bill Clinton made a simple policy slogan--"It's the economy, stupid"--legendary during his 1992 presidential campaign. It was a successful strategy by campaign manager James Carville to turn the public's attention away from incumbent George H. Bush's popularity following the invasion of Iraq, to ...

  Huffington Post - 15 hours ago

Mr. Lewis is a national of Barbados and has served with the United Nations for 25 years in Asia, Africa, Europe and the Americas. His current post with the UN is Resident Coordinator in Iran. The following video is a Ted Talk Gary recently gave at TEDxKish in Kish, Iran followed by an interview ...

  Tehran Times - 15 hours ago

TEHRAN – Tehran’s Ab Anbar Gallery is playing host to an exhibition of installation works by Serbian artist Dejan Kaludjerovic under the title of “Conversations – Iran”. The artist’s first solo exhibition in Iran presents six channel sounds in addition to the site specific installation of “Sand ...

  Tehran Times - 15 hours ago

General Director of Iran Food and Drugs Administration Mahdi Pirsalehi has said that the Ministry of Health is planning to increase medicine exports to at least $500 million in the next three years. “Very good meetings have been held with the Iraqi health minister to meet the target,” IRNA ...

  Yahoo! News - July 31, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is returning to the Middle East for security talks in Egypt and discussions in Qatar with Arab foreign ministers whose countries are wary of the nuclear deal struck with Iran. Kerry departs Friday for Cairo, where he will participate in a strategic ...

  Reuters - July 31, 2015

flagged Iranian crude oil supertanker ''Delvar'' is seen anchored off Singapore March 1, 2012./ Asian imports of Iranian crude oil rose from a year ago in June, the last month before a landmark agreement that will eventually lead to more exports from the country was reached on Tehran's disputed ...

  Trend - July 31, 2015

When we talk about the importance of Iran in global energy security, its oil export is featured most often, but the volume and value of Iranian gas is even more than oil. Iran ranks forth in term of its 158 billion barrels of oil reserves, but first in term of 34 trillion cubic meters of gas ...

  Yahoo! News - 23 hours ago

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, seen in Nicosia on July 28, 2015, will next week redouble efforts to scupper the international nuclear deal with Iran, making a personal appeal to Jewish groups across the United States (AFP Photo/Petros Karadjias)/ Washington (AFP) - Israeli Prime ...

  Yahoo! News - 20 hours ago

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Samantha Power made the first visit by an American ambassador to the United Nations to Cuba's U.N. Mission in over a half-century on Friday. U.S. Mission spokeswoman Hagar Chemali said Power discussed the normalization of relations between the two countries and priorities ...