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2008-07-18 12:00:29

Iran's foreign minister says his government is still weighing a U.S. proposal to establish a diplomatic mission in Tehran. Manouchehr Mottaki told reporters that the request was not formally made to Iran but rather was floated through the news media, Iran's Press TV said Friday.

2008-07-18 09:01:06

Text of news item headlined: "Total will not invest in energy due to political risks" published by Iranian newspaper Mardom Salari on 12 July French company Total announced that it would make no new investment in the energy section in Iran.

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.

2008-07-17 12:01:09

Text of report in English by Iranian official government news agency IRNA website Moscow, July 17: Iran's Ambassador to Russia said on Wednesday [16 July] that Iran has planned to generate 20,000 MW electricity from 20 nuclear power plants in next 20 years.

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...

2008-07-16 09:00:00

By STEVEN LEE MYERS By Steven Lee Myers The New York Times WASHINGTON President Bush has authorized the most significant U.S.

2008-07-16 09:00:07

U.S. President George Bush authorized sending a top State Department official to talks in Switzerland on Iran's nuclear program, an administration source said. The decision to sit at the table with Iran represents the most significant U.S.

2008-07-11 12:00:21

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua "Analysis" by Yu Zhixiao: "Iran Nuclear Issue Likely To Fester Rather Reach Flashpoint."] BEIJING, July 11 (Xinhua) - Despite the recent flaring of tension on the longstanding Iranian nuclear standoff, the issue is unlikely to either trigger a war or inspire a quick peaceful solution in a short time, analysts say.

2008-07-11 06:00:16

Commenting on international reactions to Iran's military exercise on 11 July, Tehran Friday prayer leader, Ayatollah Mohammad Emami- Kashani, said: "World media have reported that Iran tested nine medium and long-range missiles.

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.

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