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2008-08-25 09:01:39

Iran designs 2nd nuke power plant TEHRAN, Aug. 24 (Xinhua) -- Deputy head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization Mohammad Saeedi said here on Sunday that his country is designing a 360-megawatt nuclear power plant, the official IRNA news agency reported.

2008-08-25 09:01:39

Bushehr nuclear power plant to be completed by end of 2008 TEHRAN, Aug. 23 (Xinhua) -- Russian ambassador to Tehran Alexander Sadovnikov said here on Saturday that Bushehr nuclear power plant will be completed by the end of 2008, the official IRNA news agency reported.

2008-08-19 12:00:43

World News IN BRIEF *TEHRAN Iran said it had put a dummy satellite into orbit on a home-grown rocket for the first time yesterday - a move likely to increase Western concerns about its nuclear ambitions.

2008-08-19 09:01:03

Text of report by state-run Iranian TV channel one on 19 August Six domestic companies have been assigned to identify appropriate locations for new nuclear power plants across the country.

2008-08-19 06:00:00

Iran has test-fired a new rocket capable of carrying a satellite into orbit, the Iranian state news media reported.

2008-08-19 06:00:50

By Nazila Fathi Salman Masood contributed reporting from Islamabad and Tom Rachman from Paris.

2008-08-15 18:00:24

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Friday he hoped to sign energy deals with Turkey opposed by the United States. "We have reached important agreements on natural gas and electricity issues," he said during a meeting in Istanbul.

2008-08-11 09:01:07

By * HILARY LEILA KRIEGER; HERB KEINON Israel expects that a fourth round of UN sanctions against Iran likely won't be in place until the beginning of 2009, but that further unilateral US and EU measures could be imposed as early as next month.

2008-08-08 09:00:32

Text of report by state-run Iranian radio on 7 August [Presenter] Despite America's efforts to impose sanctions on Iran and despite its exploitation of the UN Security Council to this end, the Statistical Office of the EU has announced that exports from the EU countries to Iran have increased by 18 pre cent in the last five months compared to the same period last year.

2008-08-05 21:00:08

BRUSSELS. Aug 5 (Interfax) - Brussels is expecting a response from the Iranian administration following yesterday's telephone conversation between EU Supreme Commissioner on Foreign Policy and Security Xavier Solana and Iranian Supreme National Security Council Secretary Saeed Jalili.

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