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In nuclear talks, the regime should be pressed to accept NPT's additional protocol and to completely halt its enrichment and missile programs PARIS, May
NEW YORK, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Jewish Committee strongly condemned the execution of Shahla Jahed, an Iranian woman accused of murder, in Tehran this morning.
WASHINGTON , Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Press Club will honor the recipients of its 2010 John Aubuchon Press Freedom Award - a University of Missouri journalism professor and an Iranian blogger - at a special event Nov. 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the Holeman Lounge.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Press Club Board of Governors voted on Aug.
Armenian Woman Detained in Iran on Political Charges From Klara Moradkhan (Los Angeles, Calif.), Cousin of Silva Harotonian LOS ANGELES, May 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following urgent message is from Klara Moradkhan, cousin of Silva Harotonian, a young humanitarian worker of Armenian descent jailed in Iran since June 2008 on political charges: Each May 28, Armenians worldwide unite to celebrate Republic Day, marking the formation of the Democratic Republic of Armenia more than 90...
From Klara Moradkhan (Los Angeles, Calif.), Cousin of Silva Harotonian, Young Woman Detained in Iran, May 12, 2009 LOS ANGELES, May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement regarding the release of Roxana Saberi from an Iranian prison is from Klara Moradkhan, the cousin of Silva Harotonian, a young Iranian woman of Armenian descent jailed in Iran since June 2008 on similar political charges: The release of Roxana Saberi from Iran's Evin Prison marks a joyous occasion for her...
The deputy head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organisation, Mohammad Sa'idi said that Iran is preparing to start construction on a new nuclear power plant. Iranian state television (IRTV1) aired a doorstep interview with the nuclear official.
By Edmund Blair TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran opened the large steel doors of its notorious Evin prison to journalists on Tuesday, showing off spruced-up women's cells and a well-equipped clinic in a move aimed at countering criticism about poor conditions.
- A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.