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  List of Iran-related topics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of topics related to Iran (Persia) and Persian culture:
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en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Iran-related_topics   (64 words)

  
 Editor: Myself | Hossein Derakhshan's weblog (English)
The Iranian MP and Kayhan probably don't know that Zidane calls himself a non-practising Muslim and is married to a scarfless, non-Muslim dancer from Spain who has borne him four boys, none with an Islamic name.
Iranian judiciary and intelligence have long lost their credibility when it comes to political arrests.
Iranian regime is handling the crisis in Azerbaijan extremely better than the way they dealt with the student unrests a few years ago.
www.hoder.com /weblog   (5270 words)

  
 Iranian aviation officials retract statement on cause of 23 December crash. | Business   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Iranian aviation officials retract statement on cause of 23 December crash.
Iranian aviation officials have reportedly retracted a statement citing pilot error for the crash of a Ukrainian An-140 aircraft on 23 December 2002.
"Iranian aviation officials retract statement on cause of 23 December crash." is an article from the Business category.
www.allbusiness.com /periodicals/article/381976-1.html   (296 words)

  
 Ø­Ù‚يقت ايرانى | Iranian Truth
On April 22, 2000, Akbar Ganji, the prominent Iranian journalist and writer, was imprisoned after publishing a series of articles condemning high-level officials in Iran for their participation in the murder of intellectuals during the 1990s.
In fact, earlier this year Hanif was engaged engaged in a campaign to remove the MKO from the UK’s list of terrorist organizations (it is worth noting that the MKO is also included in the State Department's list of terrorist organizations.
The Iranian Labour News Agency has revealed the names of some of the cabinet choices newly-elected Ahmadinejad is considering.
iraniantruth.blogspot.com   (4714 words)

  
 Guardian | Woman joins the list for Iranian presidency
A woman was among the first to register as a candidate when nominations for the Iranian presidential election opened yesterday.
She and her supporters handed roses to journalists and officials during the registration process.
The Iranian constitution says candidates must be "political or religious figures", but it is not clear if this means they must be male.
www.guardian.co.uk /print/0,3858,4179832-103681,00.html   (555 words)

  
 Nuclear Weapons Facilities
The IAEA discussed with Iranian officials during the meetings that took place on 9—12 August 2003.
The Iranian authorities also explained that during the first phase, components had been obtained from abroad through foreign intermediaries or directly by Iranian entities, but that no help had been received from abroad to assemble centrifuges or provide training.
According to Iranian officials, from 1997 through 2002, the activities were concentrated at Kalaye Electric Company, and in volved the assembly and testing of centrifuges, but again without inert or UF6 gas.
www.globalsecurity.org /wmd/world/iran/nuke-fac.htm   (646 words)

  
 Shaking Hands with Saddam Hussein
The U.S., having decided that an Iranian victory would not serve its interests, began supporting Iraq: measures already underway to upgrade U.S.-Iraq relations were accelerated, high-level officials exchanged visits, and in February 1982 the State Department removed Iraq from its list of states supporting international terrorism.
In February 1984, Iraq's military, expecting a major Iranian attack, issued a warning that "the invaders should know that for every harmful insect there is an insecticide capable of annihilating it whatever the number and Iraq possesses this annihilation insecticide" [Document 41].
The United States finds the present Iranian regime's intransigent refusal to deviate from its avowed objective of eliminating the legitimate government of neighboring Iraq to be inconsistent with the accepted norms of behavior among nations and the moral and religious basis which it claims" [Document 43].
www.gwu.edu /~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/NSAEBB82   (7873 words)

  
 Terrorism :: Crackdown Urged for Iranian Group on U.S. Terrorist List   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
For a group officially designated by both the Bush and Clinton administrations as a "foreign terrorist organization," the People's Mujaheddin of Iran has been remarkably active in the United States.
By contrast, the Iranian group has established a substantial political presence in Washington -- lobbying Congress, holding news conferences and raising funds to finance an armed uprising against the Islamic government in Tehran.
Supporters argue that the group was placed on the State Department's terrorism list in 1997 as a concession to the Iranian government when the Clinton administration was exploring prospects for a restoration of diplomatic relations.
www.religionnewsblog.com /archives/00003669.html   (1363 words)

  
 $4.5m allocated for reconstruction of Bam’s monuments: UNESCO official   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Bouchenaki is slated to present the UNESCO certificate adding the Bam Citadel to the World Heritage List and the List of World Heritage in Danger to the people of Bam during a symbolic ceremony.
He said he hoped Iran’s Nowruz (New Year) as a regional festive, and Ta’zieh (Iranian passion play) would soon be registered on the UNESCO List of Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity.
He said it should be added to the World Heritage List and that he would try to facilitate adding the monument to the list if Iranian officials file an application.
www.mehrnews.ir /en/NewsDetail.aspx?NewsID=142936   (547 words)

  
 9-19-98
In all cases listed below, the court found the Islamic Republic of Iran guilty and awarded damages to the victims.
In 1996 the German judicial authorities accused the highest echelons of the Iranian regime of being responsible for the assassination of four Kurdish opposition leaders in Berlin on September 12, 1992.
In April 1997 a German court concluded that the Iranian government was directly implicated in these murders (the so-called Mikonos affair).
www.mehr.org /terror_list_partial.htm   (556 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - U.S. wary of Iranian influence in Iraq   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Although the administration has not openly criticized Iran about the influx recently, four high-ranking U.S. military and State Department officials, who spoke on condition they not be named, said they worry that Iran is trying to influence, and possibly disrupt, plans for a transition to Iraqi rule.
Iranian officials deny trying to manipulate the transition or set up terrorist cells in Iraq.
State Department officials say the Iranian presence in Iraq could be a form of insurance policy to deter the Bush administration from efforts to undermine the Iranian regime, which is facing a surge of protests from moderates.
www.usatoday.com /news/world/iraq/2004-02-12-iran-iraq-usat_x.htm   (866 words)

  
 Syria, Iran call for foreign troops to leave Iraq   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
TEHRAN: Iranian President Mohammad Khatami and his visiting Syrian counterpart, Bashar al-Assad, both called Sunday for the rapid departure of foreign troops from Iraq.
The solution is the quick end to the occupation, the installation of a government comprising all elements of the Iraqi people and the cooperation of the international community to bring stability and reconstruction," he said.
Assad said "Iraq is on the top of our list of preoccupations" although he said the two would also discuss "Palestine and the halt in the peace process."
www.emjournal.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk /ajul013.html   (433 words)

  
 Process of registration of Iranian traditional music on UNESCO list continues   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
TEHRAN, Apr. 9 (MNA) -- The titles and items of Iranian radifs to be registered on the UNESCO List of Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity were selected last week at the first joint session of the new Iranian calendar year (began on March 21) of Iran’s Music House and UNESCO officials.
The history of Iranian music and its various transformations over the years, changes in Iranian musical instruments, the development of radifs, and the system of oral instruction of Iranian radifs have been included, Mohammad Sarir said.
The Music House plans to register the titles of Iranian radifs on the UNESCO list first and will then collect and present the details of the music under the supervision of Iranian traditional musicians.
www.mehrnews.ir /en/NewsDetail.aspx?NewsID=170130   (275 words)

  
 Iranian Officials to Complete Bam Report
Tehran, 14 July 2005 (CHN)-- Reviewing the latest condition of Bam cultural landscape, UNESCO world heritage committee asked the Iranian officials in the 29th session of world heritage in Durban, South Africa, to complete the report on the case by February 1st.
The number of sites registered in the list of world heritage is 611 of which 154 sites are natural and 23 sites are integrative.
UNESCO 1973 convention on the protection of natural and cultural heritage is one of the most extended international contracts, which pursue the global cooperation in the protection of world cultural and natural heritage.
www.payvand.com /news/05/jul/1119.html   (407 words)

  
 Bam goes on world heritage list a year after Iranian quake
A ceremony will be held in the destroyed Iranian city of Bam Monday marking the earthquake that struck the city one year ago and celebrating its inclusion on UNESCO's list of World Heritage sites, the UN cultural organization said Thursday.
Meanwhile, it said an international conference would be held in collaboration with the Italian government in the second half of next year to mobilize support for the restoration of the city.
In Paris, officials said a Franco-Iranian committee set up in the wake of the disaster to channel aid has raised more than 2.8 million eurosmillion dollars), most of which will be spent on re-equipping the city's hospital.
www.terradaily.com /2004/041223213159.a01a49g2.html   (304 words)

  
 DEBKAfile - Iran Bullies Israel’s Strategic Friends - with Eye on Washington
Iranian officials are going around capitals on three continents telling governments friendly to Israel to chill their military and other ties.
It is composed of three top officials in the prime minister’s bureau, Omar Shakik, Ajaman Bagish and Shaban Dishli.
The Iranian officers claimed to have confidential information that these visits had been stepped up of late as part of what Tehran sees as Israeli preparations to strike Iran’s nuclear installations.
www.debka.com /article.php?aid=893   (1649 words)

  
 US may put Iranian nuclear plant on hit list - smh.com.au
President George Bush has labelled Iran a part of the "axis of evil", and some of his defence officials argue that a nuclear plant at Bushehr, on the country's Persian Gulf coast, should be destroyed before it receives its first load of nuclear fuel from Russia, which is helping to build it.
Although a pre-emptive strike appears to be supported by only a minority in the Administration, Israel has suggested it will not allow the plant to open.
The answer is yes," said a Washington official familiar with the Israeli position.
www.smh.com.au /articles/2002/07/29/1027926857917.html   (575 words)

  
 National Iranian American Council - NIAC - Washington DC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This means understanding Iranian national security interests and the strategic calculations of the political elite, so that signals from Iran are correctly interpreted.
The National Iranian American Council (NIAC) launched its US-Iran Media Resource Project today, which aims to provide news media outlets with analysis and updates in regards to developments between Iran and the United States.
Rep. Maurice Hinchey (D-NY) questioned the candor of a Bush Administration official and called any proposed regime change policy "ridiculous" at the conclusion of a Congressional Joint Economic Committee hearing on the Iranian energy economy.
www.niacouncil.org   (2078 words)

  
 Iranian.com - Nothing is Sacred   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
I recall the time when if an Iranian was called an Arab, that was a faux pas equivalent to calling a fl person a nigger.
What Ganji doesn't know about us is that overwhelming majority of Iranian expatriates and our opposition groups are a couple of sandwiches short of a picnic.
The Iranians strategists decided that a G-8 Summit should not be a place where the hands of the regime should be set in hana or wrapped in walnut skin -- that is to say to be tainted with a color that does not wash off easily.
www.iranian.com   (4335 words)

  
 NewsFromRussia.Com Pakistani, Iranian officials hold talks on gas pipeline
A senior official of a government department that manages Sunni mosques was killed Monday night by unidentified gunmen, a colleague said.
Local leaders of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats voted unanimously for Friedbert Pflueger to head their list of candidates in the September 17 election for the state legislature, Berlin party chief Ingo Schmitt said More details...
Petroleum ministry officials from Pakistan and Iran began talks in Pakistan's capital Monday on a multibillion dollar gas pipeline project opposed by Washington because of Tehran's nuclear program, a Foreign Ministry spokeswoman said.
newsfromrussia.com /world/2006/01/23/71605.html   (2642 words)

  
 IRANIAN OFFICIALS SILENT ON SADDAM HOSEYN’S CAPTURE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Hamid Reza Asefi, the Iraqi born senior spokesman of the foreign Affairs Ministry had earlier expressed "Iranian people’s satisfaction" at the capture, saying that the Iranian people shares the joy of its Iraqi brothers".
"Saddam and his henchmen have a notorious record for their crimes, including gassing Iranian forces during the 1980-1988 war as well as the Kurdish population, and brutally repressing Shi’ite and Kurdish uprisings in the aftermath of the 1991 Persian Gulf War", IRNA, the official news agency of Iran commented.
The Iranian regime does not want to face their own citizens, when it is their turn.
www.freerepublic.com /focus/f-news/1040650/posts   (1054 words)

  
 CNS - Iran - Weapons of Mass Destruction in the Middle East
US and Israeli officials believe Iran seeks to acquire the capability to build nuclear weapons.
Michael Eisenstadt, Iranian Military Power: Capabilities and Intentions (Washington, DC: Washington Institute for Near East Policy, 1996), pp.
Gregory F. Giles, "Iranian Approaches to Chemical Warfare," manuscript prepared for publication in Thinking the Unthinkable, Peter Lavoy, Scott Sagan, and James Wirtz, eds.
cns.miis.edu /research/wmdme/iran.htm   (980 words)

  
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 BakuTODAY.net - Officials List Conditions For Dual Citizenship In Armenia
Officials List Conditions For Dual Citizenship In Armenia
The lifting of a constitutional ban on dual citizenship whould not automatically give Diaspora Armenians the right to vote and get elected to a public office in Armenia, leaders of the governing coalition told RFE/RL on Tuesday.
Iranian President, In Tajik Capital, Warns Of Mideast 'Storm'
bakutoday.net /view.php?d=14955   (360 words)

  
 The secret list of ID theft victims - Security - MSNBC.com
Until then, not a single one had bothered to warn her that someone else was using her Social Security number.
MSNBC.com's Bob Sullivan discusses a list of ID theft victims the government isn't sharing.
Melody Millet's husband Steve was the victim of immigrant identity theft.
www.msnbc.msn.com /id/6814673   (758 words)

  
 National Iranian American Council -- Election 2006 - Races List
National Iranian American Council -- Election 2006 - Races List
Candidates for this race will be entered after the filing deadline.
The National Iranian American Council is a non-profit, non-partisan, non-political and non-sectarian organization based in Washington DC
congress.org /niacouncil/e4/clist/race?raceid=1112&district=3&state=KS   (38 words)

  
 Cheney has tapped Iranian expatriate, arms dealer to surveil discussions with Iran, officials say | ...
Cheney has tapped Iranian expatriate, arms dealer to surveil discussions with Iran, officials say
Speaking on condition of anonymity, three intelligence sources identified the Iran-Contra middleman as having been put back on the payroll, acting as a human intelligence asset and monitoring any movement in discussions about Iran’s alleged burgeoning nuclear weapons program.
Sources close to the UN Security Council and a former high ranking intelligence official say that this latest failed attempt to bring Iran to the table is part of an ongoing attempt by Cheney and Rumsfeld to squash diplomatic activities.
www.afterdowningstreet.org /?q=node/8919   (286 words)

  
 European, Iranian officials meet in Geneva to discuss nuclear program
GENEVA - Officials from Britain, France and Germany kicked off another round of meetings with Iran on Tuesday in an attempt to persuade Tehran to remove any weapons-making potential from its nuclear-power program, a European diplomat said.
The United States, which fears that the Iranian nuclear-enrichment program could be used to manufacture nuclear weapons, has been trying have Iran sanctioned by the U.N. Security Council.
European and Iranian officials have held a series of meetings, mainly in Geneva, in recent months.
www.freenewmexican.com /news/11325.html   (407 words)

  
 Free Republic | latest articles
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad called for a cease-fire in Lebanon and lambasted US policy in the Middle East on Wednesday, saying the United States wanted to "recarve the map" of the region with Israel's help.
In addition to a cease-fire, Ahmadinejad called for talks on the Lebanon crisis without conditions, and demanded Israel compensate the country and apologize for its actions.
"We are calling for a cease-fire and ending this war," the Iranian leader told reporters after meetings with...
www.freerepublic.com   (5071 words)

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