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The Iranian Majlis will form a fact finding committee to investigate the EU Foreign Policy Chief Catherine Ashton's meeting with some human right activists on March 8 in Tehran, ISNA reported on Sunday.
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Iran pointed out that the foreign policy of the new government, gave priority to boost close relations with the Islamic world President Dr Hassan Rouhani of the Islamic Republic of Iran and his delegation met at Al Alam Palace Guesthouse on Thursday with a number of Omani businessmen.
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A committee was set up at Iranian Interior Ministry in connection with moving the country's capital, advisor to Iranian parliament's Councils and Domestic Affairs Commission, Dakhil Abbas Zarezadeh said on March 15, according to the Iranian ISNA news agency.
The Iranian security forces have identified and defused several enemy plots and acts of sabotage against the country's industrial sector, specially at the nuclear facilities, in recent months, a senior official of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran said on Saturday.
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged the West to stand tough against the Iranian government during negotiations over sanctions and Iran's nuclear program.
TEHRAN Studies show that 37 foreign companies have announced readiness since mid-summer to invest in Iran's mining projects, Iran's deputy minister of industry said.
The White House on Thursday said a new sanctions bill against Iran would disrupt diplomacy aimed at preventing Teheran from building a nuclear weapon, and added that sanctions could quickly be imposed if efforts to reach a deal fail.
Iranian authorities have prevented attempted sabotage at the country's heavy water nuclear reactor, a senior official said Saturday without giving specifics as to the nature of the attempted disruption or its suspected initiator.
By Fatih Karimov - Trend: Iran has neutralized the sabotage at its IR-40 nuclear site, the Mehr News Agency quoted Ali Asghar Zare'an, an official at the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, as saying on March 15. IR-40 is a 40 megawatt heavy water reactor which is being constructed in the Iranian city of Arak.
The Russian press added that "A Kremlin statement said Putin had underlined to Rouhani that any solution to the Ukrainian crisis must take into account the interests and the will of people in all of the former Soviet state's regions."
In 1991, the U.S. and Russia agreed to historic reductions in nuclear weapons. But there was a hitch: Russia didn't exactly own all of its nukes.
MEMRI. Org: Speaking at a conference held in Tehran, Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps Deputy Commander Brigadier-General Hossein Salami said: "We, here, can muster all our energies in order to annihilate the Zionist entity, more than 1,400 kilometers away.
The Irish playwright, Samuel Beckett dramatized endless waiting in vain for someone named Godot.
Azerbaijan, Turkey and Iran are considering the possibilities of connecting their railways, Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan, Elmar Mammadyarov said on March 14, after the meeting of the three countries' foreign ministers in Van .
By Azzah Mohamad Som KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 -- Iran said Friday it is ready to provide any kind of assistance upon request to help Malaysia find a missing commercial airliner.
Welcome to Iran, the country of contrasts. It is hard to believe but some senior clerics in Iran still insist on boycotting the Islamic Republic's State TV channels for broadcasting music.
The United States has not yet lifted sanctions against the Iranian shipping industry, ISNA quoted Masoud Daneshmand, an official at Iran's chamber of commerce, as saying on March 14. The issue of lifting sanctions on 11 shipping lines affiliated with the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines has been raised by the EU, he said, adding that the ... (more)