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Thursday, 11 April 2013  /  International

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Khamenei spoke of Iran’s positive relationship with African countries and emphasized Iran’s support for African development and prosperity. The Iranian Supreme Leader spoke of the hostility of several European countries and the US towards African countries, and the formation of strife and conspiracies in these countries….

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Thursday, 11 April 2013  /  International

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Over the last two years, Denmark has donated USD 900,000 annually to a counternarcotics program in Iran. During this period, the Iranian regime has executed hundreds of suspected drug criminals. Development Cooperation Minister has decided momentarily to suspend the aid to the aforementioned program. Denmark, via…

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Thursday, 11 April 2013  /  International

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Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Dr. Mohammad Hassan Nami, announced that the Islamic Google Earth service, to be known as Basir, would be launched within four months and would be operated within the Iranian national site. According to Nami, in contrast with Google Earth, which…

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Thursday, 11 April 2013  /  Military

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Seyyed Hossein Naqavi, Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee (NSFPC) Spokesman, referring to the Majlis closed meeting with the Chairman of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Fereydoun Abbasi, that took place on the morning of Wednesday April 10, said that Abbasi had presented a…

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Thursday, 11 April 2013  /  Military

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Ayatollah Sadegh Amoli Larijani, head of the Iranian judiciary, spoke of the nuclear talks with the West and said that Iran had an excellent, strong negotiating team. According to Larijani, the issues raised by Iran are logical and compatible with the principles of the dialog, but…

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Thursday, 11 April 2013  /  Military

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At a political meeting in Ardabil, Majlis National Security Council Chairman, Alaeddin Boroujerdi, said that in the nuclear game, Iran had achieved all its targets, including nuclear enrichment and knowledge, but the West had not achieved its target, which was to put an end to nuclear…

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Thursday, 11 April 2013  /  Military

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An informed source close to Iran’s nuclear negotiating team has denied that any talks were held between Iran and the US in Almaty, and has refuted reports by some of the news sites on the matter.  …

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Thursday, 11 April 2013  /  Economy

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Head of the National Iranian Oil Production and Distribution Company (NIOPDC), Mostafa Kashkuli, said that Iran’s private companies have been commissioned to construct condensed natural gas (CNG) stations in Iraq….

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Thursday, 11 April 2013  /  Human Rights

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The Cyber Police Chief reported the arrest of a young man running a site selling anti-filtering programs. He warned that the promotion and sale of anti-filtering programs and instruction on how to bypass the filtering systems are considered illegal under the Internet Crimes Law, and the…

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Thursday, 11 April 2013  /  Human Rights

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Mojtaba Daneshtalab , a religious student and blogger who was identified with the Conservative Movement and was one of the bloggers conspicuous for his opposition to the Green Movement, known as the “commander of the cyber war,” and even considered a pro-regime cyber activist, has been…

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Thursday, 11 April 2013  /  Human Rights

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On the hundredth day of his hunger strike, Mehdi Khazali has announced that he will continue his strike. He declared that in his view, all political prisoners should begin a general hunger strike in order to put an end to the evil existing in the courts…

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Thursday, 11 April 2013  /  Human Rights

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Siamak Ghaderi, a journalist who was critical of the government, was sentenced to four years in prison for participating in the protest demonstrations four years ago and reporting on oppression of and violence against protesters.  The Appeals Court sentenced him to four years in prison, but…

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Thursday, 11 April 2013  /  Domestic

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Ayatollah Mohammad Taghi Mesbah Yazdi, Head of the Imam Khomeini Research Institute, said that reformists do not stand a chance of succeeding in the upcoming presidential elections, “if in the elections the choice is between reformists or principlists, everyone must decide upon principlists and set aside…

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