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TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei urged visiting Iraqi officials on Tuesday to ask U.S.-led forces to leave their country and pledged Tehran's cooperation in restoring security to Iraq.
By Paul Hughes TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran's new President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad appears determined to pursue a radical agenda -- but analysts ask whether he will be allowed to stay on a path that risks paralysis of the state and confrontation with the West.
By Paul Hughes TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran has put on display for the first time what art experts say is the most important collection of modern Western art outside Europe and the United States.
TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has re-appointed Gholamreza Aghazadeh as head of the country's nuclear program, state media reported on Tuesday.
TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Friday reiterated that the Islamic state had no interest in atomic arms but would never halt its nuclear program.
TEHRAN (Reuters) - Former Tehran mayor Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was sworn in as president of Iran on Saturday, taking office as the Islamic Republic faces a mounting crisis with the European Union over its nuclear program.
By Jon Hemming TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran's new President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad promises to deliver a "new era of justice," but for now he has to pick a cabinet accepted by hard-liners who helped elect him and deal with a diplomatic row over nuclear policy.
By Christian Oliver TEHRAN (Reuters) - Mahmoud Ahmadinejad faces a baptism of fire when he inherits the Iranian presidency on Wednesday, amid international turmoil over Tehran's nuclear ambitions and his own past.
By Parisa Hafezi TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran's top nuclear official said onTuesday he was not optimistic the Islamic state would accept anproposal from the European Union next month concerning thelong-term future of the country's nuclear program. "The Europeans have low capability to solve this case.
By Paul Hughes TEHRAN (Reuters) - Ultra conservative President- electMahmoud Ahmadinejad sparked Western fears about Iran's nuclearprogram and helped push oil prices over $60 on Monday, but theEU and analysts warned against any hasty judgments.
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