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Iran's Next Astronaut Will Be A Persian Cat
2013-09-17 08:18:31

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Iran is looking to the Persian cat as their next space explorer, according to the country’s official news agency, the IRNA. The aptly named cat would follow a gray-tufted monkey that was allegedly launched into space at the beginning of the year. The IRNA says Iran should blast the cat into space by the end of the Iranian year, or March 21. Mohammad Ebrahimi, an Iranian senior space official, told the state-run paper the...

Iran Opens Space Monitoring Center
2013-06-10 11:09:22

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Iran just got one step closer to outer space with this weekend´s announcement that they´ve set up a “Space Monitoring Center” near Tehran. The nation has said they plan to use the center to monitor satellite activity as well as perform research into space and monitor what happens in their own country. Given the long-running tension between the US and Iran, some officials are reportedly worried that this...

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Talks Of Being Iran's First Astronaut
2013-02-05 05:31:57

After reports emerged of Iran obviously trying to cover-up the fact the monkey it launched into space recently did not make it safely back from its trip to space, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is now saying he wishes to be the country's first astronaut. The monkey launch has been heralded as a farce by media outlets, after Iran showed pictures of two separate monkeys, both before and after the alleged launch, but claiming it to be the same monkey. The original monkey featured a mole on...

2013-01-22 12:20:29

WASHINGTON, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Iran Election Watch announced today the launch of its English-language news website exclusively devoted to coverage of Iran's 2013 presidential campaign. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130122/CG45705) The ongoing nuclear controversy, continuing regional instability, and the aftermath of Iran's disputed 2009 election make this election of global interest. Foreign Policy has called the vote one of eight "elections that could...

2013-01-22 12:20:27

WASHINGTON, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Iran Election Watch announced today the launch of its English-language news website exclusively devoted to coverage of Iran's 2013 presidential campaign. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130122/LA45459) The ongoing nuclear controversy, continuing regional instability, and the aftermath of Iran's disputed 2009 election make this election of global interest. Foreign Policy has called the vote one of eight "elections that could change...

2012-12-20 16:24:21

NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC applauded Hispasat, the Spanish communication satellites group, for deciding to terminate the broadcasting of two Iranian television channels, Hispan TV and Press TV. Transmission of the Iranian channels is expected to end on December 21. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO) "This is an important development in the worldwide effort to contain the defiant regime in Tehran, one we have been watching carefully for...

2012-10-01 10:23:46

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Larry Klayman, the founder of Judicial Watch and Freedom Watch (see www.larryklayman.com and www.freedomwatchusa.org), called upon fellow Jew Jeffrey Katzenberg, perhaps the most powerful man in Hollywood and a huge Obama supporter - Katzenberg having donated or raised as reported today over $7 million for the president's reelection - to use his considerable influence to push Obama to join with Israel at this time to militarily remove the...

2012-08-05 10:20:21

NEW YORK, Aug. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Washington Post columnist Colbert King has published one of the clearest warnings of the Iranian regime's ominous threat to Jews worldwide. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO ) "The Islamic Republic of Iran is the greatest threat to Jews to emerge in the past 70 years," wrote King. "I do, as a non-Jew, recognize vicious anti-Semitism when I see it. The Iranian government is as anti-Semitic as the Third Reich."...

2012-01-09 14:50:00

Iran's Ahmadinejad Arrives In Venezuela to Celebrate Chavez WASHINGTON, Jan. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite only verbal warnings from the State Department to avoid close ties with Iran, Venezuela's Hugo Chavez welcomed Iranian dictator Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in Caracas over the weekend where a grinning Hugo Chavez stated, "A spokesman or spokeswoman in Washington from the State Department or the White House said it was not convenient for any country to get close to Iran. Well,...

2011-12-22 15:46:00

Mack Calls On Kennedy Yet Again To Stop Citizens Energy Pro Chavez Ad Campaign, Urges Kennedy To Back Keystone XL Pipeline To Help Meet America's Energy Needs Instead Of Relying On Terrorist-Supporting Chavez WASHINGTON, Dec. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In what has become an all too predictable pattern, former Massachusetts Congressman and Hugo Chavez sympathizer Joe Kennedy has once again launched television and radio advertisements praising Venezuela's socialist dictator,...