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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.

2008-08-04 15:00:03

WASHINGTON _ The five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council and Germany agreed Monday to seek a fourth round of sanctions against Iran after the Islamic Republic failed to accept an offer to resolve the crisis over its nuclear program, the State Department said.

2008-08-03 12:00:02

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.

2008-08-03 12:00:02

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.

2008-08-03 09:00:02

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.

2008-08-03 00:00:02

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.

2008-08-01 09:00:20

Text of report by private Indian television channel Zee News website on 1 August, subheading as carried Vienna, Aug 1 -- India's hectic lobbying with the IAEA Board of Governors to get its specific safeguards agreement ratified got a boost on Friday [1 August] when the nuke watchdog's chief Mohamed ElBaradei came out in support by pronouncing that the agreement with India confirms to the agency's rules.

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