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Jobs and common language lure Afghan migrants to Iran

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Bigan Saliani, who was born in Iran, traveled to Tehran for Worldfocus to report on Afghan refugees there. He writes here about why he felt the story ...

Iran opposition: 4 demonstrators killed in Teheran clashes

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Four opposition supporters were killed on Sunday during clashes with police in central Tehran, reported the Iranian opposition website, Jaras. ......

Iran dismisses Western deadline for nuclear deal

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Tuesday dismissed a year-end deadline set by the Obama administration for Tehran to accept a United Nations-d...

ANALYSIS / Iran trying to maintain momentum of dialogue

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Tehran apparently heard loud and clear President Barack Obama's hint to Iran in his Nobel Peace Prize acceptance Thursday, when he said it is "incumbe...

U.S.: Iran choosing isolation by planning 10 new nuclear plants

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Iran warns it will cut cooperation with UN, two days after IAEA votes to rebuke Tehran over secret enrichment plant....

Israel tight-lipped about mysterious death of Iranian nuclear physicist

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Israel refused Tuesday to react to Iranian accusations that it or the United States was behind a mysterious explosion that killed an Iranian nuclear p...

Iran troops reportedly move into Tehran ahead of opposition rally

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

An Iranian opposition website said on Thursday the government was moving troops and armored military vehicles to the capital on the day supporters of ...

Iran warns IAEA not to use 'language of force'

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Iran warned the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Friday not to use threatening language against Tehran, as the UN nuclear guardian's board wa...

Top advisers to reformist Mousavi said arrested in Iran

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

An Iranian opposition website said three advisers of opposition leader Mir Hossein Mousavi were detained on Monday, a day after five people were kille...

U.S. likely to continue engaging Iran toward nuclear deal

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Washington is expected to continue to engage Tehran toward a deal on Iran's nuclear program, according to both government sources and American sources...

Report: Mousavi's nephew among five killed at Tehran rally

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Five Iranian demonstrators, including the nephew of opposition leader Mir Hossein Mousavi, were killed on Sunday in clashers with security forces in c...

Doubts loom over nuclear agreement

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Western powers began talks with Iran about its nuclear programme yesterday amid confusion as to whether a viable agreement could be reached following ...

Iran Plans Major Military Exercise

wsj.com | CHIP CUMMINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Iranian media on Sunday reported Tehran will conduct a large-scale defensive military exercise next month, coinciding with what government officials n...

Bin Laden daughter 'in Tehran'

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Country's foreign minister says quoting Saudi embassy that daughter wants to leave Iran....

U.S. House of Representatives passes Iran gasoline sanctions bill

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation on Tuesday to impose sanctions on foreign companies that help supply gasoline to Iran, a move l...

Tehran forces prevent students from joining reformist protests

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Iranian security forces have banned reformist students from leaving Tehran University to join protests at other universities, a reformist website said...

Iran: we'll produce nuclear fuel by February

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Iran warned today it will produce nuclear fuel on its own if there is no deal to have the West deliver the fuel in exchange for Tehran's enriched uran...

U.S.: Iran to face consequences for nuclear defiance

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The United Nations nuclear watchdog's vote to rebuke Iran on Friday should send a clear message that Tehran will face consequences if it fails to enga...

Iran missile tests draw criticism

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Western nations and Russia voice concern after Tehran fires two missiles with 2,000km range....

Iran security forces 'clash with protesters'

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Iran security forces clashed with supporters of opposition leader Mirhossein Mousavi and arrested at least 10 of them during annual anti-Israel rallie...

Iran's Forgotten Movement

Shirin Mohammadi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Mohammadi

As the international community continues to focus its attention on Tehran's nuclear activities, the efforts of the Iranian student movement are being widely ignored.

Brownies for Tehran

Giles Slade | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Giles Slade

Being alone during or after a police action makes you very vulnerable. You should dress comfortably with plenty of coverage over your skin.

Letter From Paris: Help Find an Iranian Photographer!

Beth Arnold | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Beth Arnold

A photographer recording the protests has gone missing in Tehran. Help find him: we need to stand with the Iranian people -- in whatever way possible.

Full Show: June 22, 2009

WorldFocus.org | WorldFocus.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

(View full post to see video) Watch the full show from Monday, June 22: Riot police in Tehran, British army medics, lasting effects of Agent Orange an...

Iran's Graphic Coverage: "Distributed Activism"

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Steve Rosenbaum

It's hard work, being media literate in a fast moving world where truth can have multiple lenses.