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  1. American, Cuban and Iranian Designers Challenge "Us" Versus "Them" MentalityRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | PR.com

    The Seattle-Havana-Tehran Poster Show, an exhibition featuring 69 arts and culture-related posters by designers from each city, acts as a cultural exchange between the three politically and geographically disparate cities. Curated by Daniel R. Smith of Seattle, Pepe Menndez of Havana and Iman Raad of Tehran, the show is an act of citizen diplomacy to generate goodwill between the cities and generate a deeper understanding of one another.

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  2. Saudi Arabia accuses Iran of making threats to neighboursRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ynetnews

    Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir on Monday accused Iran of making threats against Riyadh's ally, Bahrain, which he said showed that the Islamic republic was harboring hostile designs against its Middle Eastern neighbours. Speaking at a joint news conference with visiting European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, Jubeir said Saudi Arabia had raised the issue with her.

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  3. Guess Who Else Called For Diplomatic Solutions To Iran's Nukes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Crooks and Liars

    When you're fighting for a spot in the Fox News Republican Debate, anything goes. But let's not pretend they mean a damn thing they say.

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  4. Flora MacDonald, former Conservative cabinet minister, dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Vancouver Sun

    Flora MacDonald speaks after receiving the Pearson Peace Medal from Governor General Adrienne Clarkson at a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, Friday, March 24, 2000. MacDonald, who served as a senior cabinet member in two Conservative federal governments and made a run for the party's leadership in 1976, has died.

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    Sunday | Canada.com

    Flora MacDonald speaks after receiving the Pearson Peace Medal from Governor General Adrienne Clarkson at a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, Friday, March 24, 2000. MacDonald, who served as a senior cabinet member in two Conservative federal governments and made a run for the party's leadership in 1976, has died.

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  6. Gold rush in Iran: Boom in toruism expected.Read the original story

    Sunday | 4 Hoteliers

    Following last week's exclusive article on Iran's ambitious tourism plans by Joseph Fischer, yet another related and interesting news piece appeared: As travel destination Iran offers lots of cultural experience and is about to reveal this to more and more international tourists, however the hotel market requires significant extensions and new buildings. The capital Tehran currently supplies only 96 hotels, in comparison: Dubai offers 657 properties.

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  7. Duluth orchestra debuts Iranian composer's pieceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Item Extra

    The world premiere of "Kalileh," a classic Persian fable set to music by composer Hooshyar Khayam specifically for the orchestra, was performed Thursday with the help of a youth chorus. Another performance is scheduled for Friday.

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  8. MATENADARAN - Replenished With Works By Famous ArtistsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Groong

    REPLENISHED WITH WORKS BY FAMOUS ARTISTS 14:36, 23 July, 2015 YEREVAN, JULY 23, ARMENPRESS. Scientific Research Institute of Ancient Manuscripts named after Mesrop Mashtots has been recently replenished with valuable works of Iranian-Armenian photographer Antoin Sevruguin and painter Andre Sevryugin.

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  9. Cuban embassy reopens but ghost embassies remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WPTV Local News

    JULY 20: A supporter waves a Cuban flag in front of the country's embassy after it re-opened for the first time in 54 years July 20, 2015 in Washington, DC. The embassy was closed in 1961 when U.S. President Dwight Eisenhower severed diplomatic ties with the island nation after Fidel Castro took power in a Communist revolution. 1 comment

  10. WN: Russia and Iran sign military cooperation agreementRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WorthyNews

    The agreement to intensify military and technological cooperation was made during a Tehran meeting between Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Deghan and visiting Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu, Russian media reported. Shoigu, who arrived in Tehran on Sunday, was quoted by sputniknews.com as saying: "We are in favor of long-term and multi-level cooperation with Iran and welcome the Iranian leadership's attempts to expanding its ties with Russia, including in military defense.

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  11. Russia and Iran sign military cooperation agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WorthyNews

    Rouhani meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the 13th summit of Shanghai Cooperation Organization - Bishkek, 13 September 2013 The agreement to intensify military and technological cooperation was made during a Tehran meeting between Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Deghan and visiting Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu, Russian media reported. Shoigu, who arrived in Tehran on Sunday, was quoted by sputniknews.com as saying: "We are in favor of long-term and multi-level cooperation with Iran and welcome the Iranian leadership's attempts to expanding its ties with Russia, including in military defense.

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  12. WHO chief due in TehranRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | Tehran Times

    World Health Organization Director-General Margaret Chan is slated to travel to Iran on Wednesday for a two-day visit. The news was announced on Monday by Iranian Deputy Health Minister Mohsen Assadi Lari, IRNA reported.

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  13. Lifting of Iran embargo both opportunity and threat for TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Germany has been the quickest to respond after the embargo was lifted for Iran. German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel has flown to Iran accompanied by a large group of industrialists and businesspeople.

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  14. Walker's Iran view shaped by friendship with ex-US hostageRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | Marshall Independent

    The Republican presidential candidate's view was shaped by a longtime friend who was among the Americans held hostage in Iran more than three decades ago. Kevin Hermening was a 20-year-old Marine sergeant in 1979 when militant Iranian students overran the U.S. Embassy in Tehran. 3 comments

  15. Walker's Iran View Shaped by Friendship with Former US HostageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WSAW

    The Republican presidential candidate's view was shaped by a longtime friend who was among the Americans held hostage in Iran more than three decades ago. Kevin Hermening was a 20-year-old Marine sergeant in 1979 when militant Iranian students overran the U.S. Embassy in Tehran.

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  16. Walker's Iran view shaped by friendship with ex-US hostageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WMTV Madison

    The Republican presidential candidate's view was shaped by a longtime friend who was among the Americans held hostage in Iran more than three decades ago. Kevin Hermening was a 20-year-old Marine sergeant in 1979 when militant Iranian students overran the U.S. Embassy in Tehran. 3 comments

  17. The empire strikes backRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    It was almost two years ago when I probably landed on the biggest scoop of my diplomacy reporting career. It was the early days of the Hassan Rouhani presidency in Iran, and surprisingly I and my cameraman Emre K nac were able to obtain an invitation to go to Tehran for his inauguration.

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  18. The Hostage Holding of 1979 That Elected Reagan in 1980Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Daily Kos

    In 1980 Carter thought he had reached a deal with newly-elected Iranian President Abdolhassan Bani-Sadr over the release of the fifty-two hostages held by radical students at the American Embassy in Tehran. . . .

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  19. Great Salt Lake's Iranian 'twin' is drying upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Deseret News

    Photo shows Urmia Lake in Iran before much of it dried up. The inland sea may provide a lesson for its twin in Utah: the Great Salt Lake may disappear if we take too much water.

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  20. She's Iran's Best Fighter - But No One Knows ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Refinery 29

    Elahe is a Wushu fighter who, despite a life of poverty, has battled her way to multiple medals...though government restrictions on travel may keep her from realizing her Olympic dreams. Tehran Unveiled profiles four bold and creative women who reveal how the Iranian government views their art and how oppressive restrictions curb self-expression.

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