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With the Launch of Fajr in Space, It's Showtime for Iran Again

Sourav Roy | Posted 07.23.2012 | World
Sourav Roy

Iranian officials consider it to be a reconnaissance satellite that will remain in orbit for 18 months. That's the longest any Iranian satellite has ever been in orbit.


AP | Posted 12.28.2011 | Technology

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — After a years-long delay, an Earth-observing satellite blasted into space early Friday on a dual mission to ...

Obama Needs to be Nuanced in North Korea Response

Steve Clemons | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Steve Clemons

In engineering one of the first global crises designed to test the new administration, North Korea seems to be demanding that it not fall too far down the Obama priority list.