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At 1130gmt the Iranian News Network broadcast live, parts of the parliament session during which three ministerial nominees received vote of confidence from the MPs.
Iran's president says he believes the United States and the West have accepted the idea of negotiations in the dispute over Iran's nuclear program.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad says he didn't bring any new offers from the west when he called on Iran's president this weekend.
Western negotiators have given Iran more time to respond to pleas that it suspend its nuclear enrichment program or face new sanctions, sources said Sunday. The deadline for Iran's compliance was Saturday, but Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad ignored the timetable.
Visiting president Bashar Assad has said that his visit to Iran was not in connection with the nuclear issue. Assad made the remarks in a joint press conference with President Mahmud Ahmadinezhad at the end of his two-day visit to Tehran.
By Anne Penketh Diplomatic Editor Ahmadinejad ignores world powers' deadline for suspending enrichment Iran's President has issued a defiant warning to his country's "enemies" as Tehran ignored a deadline from world powers hoping to curb Iranian nuclear ambitions.
Iran's response to an international package of incentives to suspend its nuclear enrichment program was its own proposal involving more talks, officials said.
By George Jahn Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran -- More than 100 nonaligned nations backed Iran's right to peaceful uses of nuclear power on Wednesday, an endorsement sought by Tehran in its standoff with the U.N. Security Council over its refusal to freeze uranium enrichment.
U.S. Sen. Barack Obama warned in Israel Wednesday a nuclear Iran could lead to nuclear weapons in the hands of terrorists.
Iran's Kohkiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad provincial TV (Dena TV) devoted almost all of its 14-minute news bulletin on 23 July to President Mahmud Ahmadinezhad's visits to the province. The TV station showed the president addressing a rally and promising to secure the development of the province.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.