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Tag Archives: iran

Iran high-rise building collapse kills thirty firefighters

TEHRAN, Iran, Jan 19, (AP): A historic high-rise building in the heart of Iran’s capital caught fire and later collapsed Thursday, killing at least 30 …

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Iran parliament passes 5-year economic plan – Plan includes sharp rise in foreign investment

DUBAI, Jan 15, (RTRS): Iran’s parliament passed a five-year economic development plan on Sunday that includes a sharp rise in foreign investment, though Tehran may …

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Thousands bid farewell to Rafsanjani – Iranians in a show of unity to honor ex-president

DUBAI, Jan 10, (Agencies): Hundreds of thousands of Iranians massed in central Tehran on Tuesday for the funeral of former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani in …

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Mourners pay respect to Rafsanjani – Kuwait, Arab states commiserate over ex-Iran president

TEHRAN, Iran, Jan 9, (Agencies): Mourners from all walks of life in Iran — from the country’s president to passers-by on the street — paid …

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Former Iran president Rafsanjani dies

TEHRAN, Jan 8, (AFP): Former Iranian president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani died in hospital on Sunday after suffering a heart attack, the ISNA and Fars news …

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Iran signs two oil deals with Gazprom – Russian giant to develop to major oil fields

TEHRAN, Dec 14, (AFP): Iran signed preliminary agreements with Russia’s Gazprom on Tuesday to develop two major oil fields in the latest of a flurry …

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Iran signs contract to buy 80 Boeing planes: official

Tehran, Dec 11, 2016 (AFP) – Iran Air said Sunday it had finalised a contract to buy 80 planes from US firm Boeing, the official IRNA …

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Iran signs oil, gas ‘deals’ with Shell – Tehran seeks to boost its output

TEHRAN, Dec 7, (AFP): Iran signed a preliminary agreement with Shell on Wednesday to work towards developing major oil and gas fields as it seeks …

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Iran says extension of sanctions act shows U.S. unreliable

DUBAI, Dec 3 (Reuters) – A U.S. Senate vote to extend the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) for 10 years shows the world that Washington cannot …

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Iran sentences son of dissident cleric to 6 years in prison

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian semi-official Tasnim news agency is reporting that the son of late dissident cleric Grand Ayatollah Hossein Ali Montazeri has been …

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