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  1. Iran arrests suicide bombersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Trend

    By Umid Niayesh - Trend: Iran's security forces have arrested three people who were planning suicide attacks, the Islamic Republic Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi said. The people who were top members of "terrorist groups", were arrested in an undisclosed border region of the country, before their plots could've been realzied, Alavi said, the country's Fars news agency reported Dec. 25. Alavi did not unveil further information about the location and time of the arrest as well as identities of the arrested people.

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  2. Make My DayCANADIAN Man Sues Over his Service 'Dog'Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | American Reporter

    The President has already met with his top military and civilian defense advisors and has ordered a surge in U.S. troop deployment in Afghanistan, so what I have to say to him is too late to make much difference. After months of deliberation, another 30,000 troops are on their way to a nation that in the space of a decade has become a fractured pawn in the game that Islamic extremists play.

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  3. The danger of trusting TehranRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Hill

    Twelve years since the revelation of secret sites in Natanz and Arak, the international community still pursues an answer to the persistent question about the nature and objective of the Iranian nuclear program. The proliferation of nuclear weapons is a dreadful prospect, and the fear of this situation is rightly compounded in the case of Iran because of Tehran's behavior as the main state sponsor of terrorism and the ideological source of extremist Islam in the world's most unstable region.

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  4. Tehran, most expensive city in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Tehran Times

    Tehran has the highest cost of living in Iran, according to an estimate released by Statistical Center of Iran and reported by ISNA on Sunday. With an average monthly cost of 2,280,000 tomans per family in last year , living in Iran's capital costs an arm and a leg.

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  5. Fact-checking Barack Obama's CNN appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | PolitiFact

    President Barack Obama took on critics of his foreign policy Sunday in a year-end interview with CNN, defending decisions to better relations with Cuba and Iran while arguing that "shooting first and thinking about it second" does not project strength. Obama told CNN's Candy Crowley that normalizing relations with Cuba is "an opportunity to try something different," and reaffirmed his wish to close the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay.

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  6. Barack Obama: Since the United States began negotiations with Iran,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | PolitiFact

    When you close out the year by ditching America's 50-year isolation of Cuba, you can expect a few broader questions about your style on the international stage. President Barack Obama said in a year-end interview with CNN's Candy Crowley that he has been "consistent in saying that where we can solve problems diplomatically, we should do so."

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  7. Difficulties lie ahead as Iran nuclear talks to enter new yearRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | Xinhuanet

    Iran and the world powers decided late last month to extend again the deadline for a comprehensive agreement on Tehran's controversial nuclear program to July, next year, the second such move this year. The extension is perhaps the single most celebratable achievement after more than a year of on-and-off tough talks that still saw no major breakthroughs to a host of gaps between the two sides.

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  8. an Iranian Opposition Group's Fight for FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Iran Liberty

    Speaker, you may not know it, but there is a group that, like the United States, thinks the Supreme Leader of Iran needs to go. They are a group of Iranians called the MEK.

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  9. Iran committed to interim n-deal: IAEARead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Newkerala.com

    The International Atomic Energy Agency has confirmed Iran's commitment to an interim nuclear deal it signed with the P5+1 group in 2013. In a report issued Friday, IAEA said that the Islamic Republic had not made "any further advances" in its activities at the country's enrichment facilities and at the heavy water reactor in Arak as of Jan 20 when the agreement came into force, Press TV reported.

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  10. the First Nation-Wide 4G Network Launched Commercially in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | CNN

    Irancell Telecommunications Services Company CEO said: Nine cities including Uromiyeh, Babol, Tabriz, Tehran, Qom, Karaj, Mashhad and Hamedan have come under MTN Irancell 4G network coverage, having 50% population coverage. According to the Public Relations, talking this morning in the MTN Irancell 4G Commercial Launch Ceremony, Mr. Alireza Ghalambor Dezfouli stated: All provincial centers across the country will have complete 4G coverage by the end of the current year.

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  11. Iran remains in compliance with the interim dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Hill

    A U.S. delegation reportedly informed the United Nations Panel on Experts, a special body charged with monitoring illicit Iranian efforts to supply its nuclear program in contravention of UN Security Council resolutions, that while Iran appears to have reduced efforts to obtain parts and components for its uranium enrichment program, efforts to supply the Arak reactor have increased. In reality, there is nothing particularly surprising here; Iran has maintained a shadow procurement network for supplying its nuclear and missile programs for decades.

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  12. Iran n-talks resume in GenevaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Newkerala.com

    World powers and Iran resumed talks here in Geneva Wednesday over Tehran's nuclear programme in the first round after the failure to meet a Nov 24 deadline for a comprehensive nuclear deal. The plenary meetings of the P5+1 group -- namely China, France, Russia, Britain, the US, plus Germany -- and Iran began Wednesday morning, and were expected to last all day long, Xinhua reported citing a diplomatic source, without giving further details.

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  13. Iran nuke talks resume in GenevaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Xinhuanet

    World powers and Iran resumed talks here in Geneva on Wednesday over Tehran's nuclear program, the first round after the failure to meet a Nov. 24 deadline for a comprehensive nuclear deal. The plenary meetings of the P5+1 group, namely China, France , Russia , Britain, the United States , plus Germany , and Iran began this morning, and were expected to last all day long, a diplomatic source said, without giving further details.

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  14. Iran Nuclear Talks a la Israeli-Palestinian NegotiationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Counterpunch

    Patrick L. Smith on the decline and fall of American journalism; Peter Lee on China and its Uyghur problem; Dave Macaray on brain trauma, profits and the NFL; Lee Ballinger on the bloody history of cotton. PLUS: "The Vindication of Love" by JoAnn Wypijewski; "The Age of SurrealPolitick" by Jeffrey St. Clair; "The Radiation Zone" by Kristin Kolb; "Washington's Enemies List" by Mike Whitney; "The School of Moral Statecraft" by Chris Floyd and "The Surveillance Films of Laura Poitras" by Kim Nicolini.

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  15. Congress Is Last Line of Defense Against Obama's Bad Iran Nuclear DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | US News & World Report

    As talks between U.S.-led global negotiators and Iran over its nuclear program resume this week in Geneva, the most welcome shift on the Iranian nuclear front may be occurring thousands of miles away in Washington. There, in the aftermath of November's congressional elections that reflected a broad public repudiation of President Barack Obama, both parties in Congress are signaling that they will assert themselves more forcefully in connection with the talks.

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  16. Iran Nuclear Talks Extended: A Perilous Slippery SlopeRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Payvand News of Iran

    Soon after the Iran nuclear talks were recently extended for another seven months , President Rouhani spoke with the Iranian people in a televised address in which he sought to portray the inconclusive negotiations as a diplomatic victory for Iran, as an indication that his team of negotiators "stood their ground" in the face of excessive demands by the US and its allies. In reality, however, the extension meant the failure of the Iranian negotiators to achieve anything of substance in exchange for the significant unilateral concessions they had made a year earlier.

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  17. INSIGHT-Iranian support seen crucial for Yemen's HouthisRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Reuters

    Iran has supplied weapons, money and training to the Shi'ite Houthi militia that seized Yemen's capital in September, as Tehran steps up its regional power struggle with Saudi Arabia, Yemeni and Iranian officials say. Exactly how much support Iran has given the Houthis, who share a Shi'ite ideology, has never been clear.

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  18. Nuclear Negotiations Iran poised on a slippery slopeRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Asia Times

    SPEAKING FREELY Iran poised on a slippery nuclear slope By Ismael Hossein-zadeh Speaking Freely is an Asia Times Online feature that allows guest writers to have their say. Please click here if you are interested in contributing.

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  19. Make My DayCANADIAN Man Sues Over his Service 'Dog'Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | American Reporter

    The President has already met with his top military and civilian defense advisors and has ordered a surge in U.S. troop deployment in Afghanistan, so what I have to say to him is too late to make much difference. After months of deliberation, another 30,000 troops are on their way to a nation that in the space of a decade has become a fractured pawn in the game that Islamic extremists play.

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  20. No UF6 will be injected into IR8 centrifuges during talks: SalehiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Tehran Times

    The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran director has said that no UF6 will be injected into IR8 centrifuges as long as nuclear talks between Iran and the 5+1 group continue. Salehi, a nuclear physicist, said Iran has centrifuges of IR4, IR6 and IR8 generations but IR8 centrifuges have the capacity of 24 SWUs to enrich uranium.

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