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2008-07-23 06:00:24

At 0619 gmt the Iranian television started a live broadcast of a speech of Iranian President Mahmud Ahmadinezhad in the city of Yasuj in South Western Iran. The speech was delivered on the occasion of his trip to the province of Kohkiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad. The president started his address to the people of the province by paying tribute to this people on the annals of history. He said there are two issues that he wants to touch on: the first was learning from the prophet's household and...

2008-07-22 18:00:03

To: POLITICAL EDITORS Contact: Republican National Committee, +1-202-863-8614 As Obama Heads To Israel, How Will He Defend His Weak Record On Issues Important To The Country? WASHINGTON, July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by the Republican National Committee: (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080519/RNCLOGO) In His Remarks To The Annual AIPAC Policy Conference, Obama Said That Jerusalem Should Be The Undivided Capital Of Israel, But Later...

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2008-07-21 06:00:00

By Elaine Sciolino International talks on Iran's nuclear ambitions ended in deadlock over the weekend, despite the Bush administration's decision to reverse policy and send a senior U.S. official to the table for the first time. The presence of William Burns, the under secretary of state for political affairs, represented one of the most important encounters between Iran and the United States since relations were cut after the Iranian seizure of the U.S. Embassy in 1979. It came as part of...

2008-07-19 12:00:11

Text of article by Komail Naqipur under Gozaresh-e Ruz [Report of the Day] column headlined: The talks and suspension calculations, which one is beneficial to the 5+1 group published by Iranian newspaper Iran website on 15 July The secretary of the Supreme National Security Council and the team of diplomats of our country for nuclear negotiation will land at Geneva airport on 29 Tir 1387 [19 July 2008] under circumstances where it is not necessary for their Western counterparts to bargain...

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2008-07-18 21:00:00

GENEVA -- The United States and Iran, poised to meet Saturday in Geneva in their first face-to-face talks on Iran's nuclear program, sent more signals Friday that they may be ready to step away from confrontation and begin a grueling process to resolve three decades of hostility. Until now, the Bush administration had refused to hold direct talks with Iran, except under the precondition that Iran heed U.N. demands to suspend uranium enrichment, a process that can produce nuclear-weapons...

2008-07-18 09:00:11

LEADING ARTICLE IRAN The surest reason for believing that America really has reversed its policy on Iran, to the pursuit of face-to-face negotiations and the establishment of a US office in Tehran, is the outrage it has caused among hardliners in Washington. It is, according to John Bolton, George Bush's former ambassador to the UN and a noted hawk where Iran is concerned, a "sell-out" and an abandonment of a policy of forcing Iran to stop its nuclear programme through military threats...

2008-07-16 12:00:07

Text of report by Maryam Jamshidi of the political desk headlined: "haggling over the concept of suspension" published by Iranian newspaper E'temad website on 15 July It is now a week since Tehran has replied to the second package proposed by 5+1 leaders and although the details of Tehran's response to this proposed package is not entirely known, the indications and the comments made by some western officials show that the response embedded in Tehran's letter has created a new road for...

2008-07-15 09:01:21

Iran, Russia sign energy cooperation agreement TEHRAN, July 14 (Xinhua) -- The National Iranian Oil Company ( NIOC) and Russian gas monopoly Gazprom signed an agreement to cooperate on development of Iran's oil and gas fields, the official IRNA news agency reported on Monday. NIOC Managing Director Seifollah Jashnsaz and head of Board of Directors of Gazprom Alexei Miller signed the agreement on Sunday during an official ceremony attended by Iranian Oil Minister Gholam- Hossein Nozari,...

2008-07-13 21:00:20

MOSCOW. July 13 (Interfax) - Iran and Russian natural gas monopoly Gazprom (RTS: GAZP) will join forces to organize the next meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Gazprom chief executive Alexei Miller promised at a meeting in Tehran. "Approving the world gas balance was named as one of the main tasks for the Forum. The need was stressed to further develop the Forum as a standing international organization," Gazprom said in a press release...

2008-07-10 21:00:05

By Ali Akbar Dareini TEHRAN, Iran - Iran test-fired nine missiles Wednesday, including ones capable of hitting Israel, making a dramatic show of its readiness to strike back if the United States or Israel attacks it over its nuclear program. The launches sparked strong U.S criticism and a jump in oil prices - underlining fears Iran might seal off the Strait of Hormuz, the Gulf waterway through which 40 percent of the world's crude passes, if military conflict does break out. The tests...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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