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  1. How a refugee eager to be in the U.S. found help from the Miami faithfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | The Miami Herald

    Nima Masoumi left the city of Esfahan in Iran because he wanted to be free to choose his religion - even if that meant choosing no religion at all. Masoumi left behind his parents, two sisters and a brother, hoping to reach the United States.

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  2. Iran blocks 'illegal' rally at ancient king's tombRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 29 | Yahoo!

    Iranian authorities on Sunday prevented an "illegal gathering" at the tomb of ancient Persian king Cyrus the Great and arrested a number of suspects, local media reported. The Mizanonline news website said the intelligence ministry had identified members of "a counter-revolutionary group which had wanted to organise an illegal gathering under the pretext of celebrating Cyrus".

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  3. Iran blocks 'illegal' rally at ancient king's tombRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 29 | The Peninsula

    The tomb of Cyrus the Great, a revered King of the Persian Empire, is seen at Pasargadae outside Shiraz, south of Tehran, September 24, 2007. Reuters/Caren Firouz Tehran: Iranian authorities on Sunday prevented an "illegal gathering" at the tomb of ancient Persian king Cyrus the Great and arrested a number of suspects, local media reported.

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  4. Iranian girl becomes next victim of Blue Whale "killer game"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 22 | Trend

    News selected on topics and regions - oil and gas, business, politics, IT, the South Caucasus, the Caspian Sea region, Central Asia Ranking of the Azerbaijani banking sector CONTACT US E-MAIL: [email protected] PHONES: + 994 12 437 18 46 Azad Abdulrahimzade: +994 50 669-48-84 Aybeniz Askerova: +994 50 677-42-28 An Iranian young girl supposedly has committed suicide after playing Blue Whale Challenge, an online dare game that has been linked to several teen deaths across the world.

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  5. Hear the Martha Argerich Recordings That Inspired 8 Young PianistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | The New York Times

    Martha Argerich, one of the greatest pianists in the world, rarely plays in New York. But on Oct. 20, she will after more than a decade away to perform Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No.

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  6. Anguish in Iran as Trump balks at nuclear dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Al Jazeera

    A mix of anger and anguish among the Iranian public has greeted US President Donald Trump's decision to declare that Iran is not in compliance with the nuclear accord with world powers - a sharp contrast to the euphoria that followed when the deal was signed in 2015. Just hours earlier, Trump had disavowed the nuclear deal that lifted sanctions on Iran in exchange for it giving up majority of its stockpile of nuclear fuel rods.

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  7. Iran needs rail sector's development for economic growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Today.Az

    Whereas high-speed passenger trains regularly top 200 mph and even crack above the 300 mph mark, Iran has only a couple of trains that can do 100 mph. Freight trains in Iran, nonetheless, are traveling at 40 mph.

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  8. Iran intelligence minister defends jailed nuclear negotiatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | India.com

    Iran's intelligence minister today defended a nuclear negotiator imprisoned on spying charges in a rare implied criticism of the judiciary. Abdolrasoul Dorri Esfahani, a Canadian-Iranian, was given a five-year prison sentence this month, with the judiciary saying he had provided "information for foreigners and had links with two espionage services".

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  9. If Trump breaks off Iran deal, severe military and economic consequences follow | OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Philly.com

    It seems likely the Trump administration may decide to renegotiate the terms of the Iranian nuclear accord by "decertifying" it. This would start the clock on possibly reimposing U.S. sanctions on Iran that were lifted as the U.S part of the nuclear deal with Iran two years ago.

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  10. Husband says Iranian-British woman faces new charges in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    An Iranian-British woman serving a five-year prison sentence in Iran for plotting the "soft toppling" of its government while traveling with her toddler daughter faces new charges that could add 16 years to her sentence, her husband said Monday. Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe faced a court hearing Sunday at Tehran's infamous Evin prison where she heard of the new charges being brought against her by Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard, which prevent her from seeking early release next month.

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  11. Husband says Iranian-British woman faces new charges in Iran DUBAI,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | WSOCTV

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  12. .com | Iran confirms nuclear negotiator imprisoned for spyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | News24

    Iran's judiciary confirmed on Sunday the five-year prison sentence given to a Canadian-Iranian member of its nuclear negotiating team on spying charges. "Abdolrasoul Dorri Esfahani... was among the people who were accused of spying and providing information to foreigners and had links with two espionage services," judiciary spokesperson Gholamhossein Mohseni Ejeie told reporters.

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  13. Iranian Judiciary Confirms Nuclear Negotiator Imprisoned On Spying ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | Weekday Magazine

    Abdolrasoul Dorri Esfahani was honored by President Hassan Rohani on February 8, 2016, for his role in the landmark nuclear negotiations. Iran's judiciary has confirmed that a dual-national member of the Iranian team that negotiated a 2015 nuclear deal with world powers has been sentenced to five years in prison after being convicted of espionage.

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  14. Iran confirms 5-year term for Canadian-Iranian negotiatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | The Republican

    Iran's judiciary has confirmed that Abdolrasoul Dorri Esfahani, a member of Iran's team of nuclear negotiators that struck the 2015 deal with world powers, has been sentenced to five years in prison after being convicted of espionage. The Sunday report by the semi-official Fars news agency quotes spokesman for the judiciary Gholamhossein Mohseni Ejei as saying that Esfahani will serve a 5-year prison term since he was "linked to two intelligence services."

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  15. Iran jails nuclear negotiator for spying in crackdown on "Western infiltration"Read the original story

    Oct 8, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    A dual-national member of Iran's nuclear negotiating team has been jailed for five years for spying, news agency Tasnim said on Sunday. Tasnim reported that he was in charge of banking affairs during the talks.

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  16. Iran confirms nuclear negotiator imprisoned for spyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    Negotiators from six world powers and Iran meet for high-level nuclear talks in Vienna, Austria, on June 27, 2015. Iran's judiciary confirmed on Sunday the five-year prison sentence given to a Canadian-Iranian member of its nuclear negotiating team on spying charges.

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  17. Iranian nuclear negotiator sent to five years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Iran's judiciary confirmed on Sunday that a Canadian-Iranian member of its nuclear negotiating team had been handed a five-year prison sentence on spying charges. "Abdolrasoul Dorri Esfahani... was among some who were accused of spying and providing information for foreigners and had links with two espionage services," judiciary spokesman Gholamhossein Mohseni Ejeie told reporters, according to the AFP news agency.

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  18. Iran names nuclear negotiating team member jailed for spyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    BEIRUT: A dual national member of Iran's nuclear negotiating team has been jailed for five years for spying, news agency Tasnim said on Sunday, citing a spokesman for the judiciary. "He was one of the people accused of spying and passing intelligence to strangers and he was linked to two intelligence agencies," Mohseni Ejei said.

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  19. Iran names convicted nuclear negotiatorRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    A dual national member of Iran's nuclear negotiating team has been jailed for five years for spying, news agency Tasnim said on Sunday, citing a spokesman for the judiciary. Gholamhossein Mohseni Ejei named the convicted man as Abdolrasul Dori Esfahani, without identifying his second nationality.

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  20. Negotiator on Iran nuke deal reportedly sentenced to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    A member of Iran's team of nuclear negotiators that struck the 2015 deal with world powers has been sentenced to five years in prison after being convicted in Iran of espionage, a semi-official news agency reported on Wednesday. While unnamed in the report, the only negotiator known to be facing criminal charges is dual Iranian-Canadian national Abdolrasoul Dorri Esfahani.

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