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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  International

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  International

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Kayhan‘s Editor in Chief, Hossein Shariatmadari referred to the terror attack in Boston under the headline, “This monster will not return to the magic lamp!” Terrorism is a monster the US has released from the magic lamp and used against imaginary enemies or enemies that cannot…

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  International

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Mehmanparast said, “Iran’s missile program is in line with its defense doctrine for the legitimate defense and protection of Iran’s national sovereignty and territorial integrity. It is not a threat to any country.”…

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Military

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Deputy Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Dr. Mohammad Qannadi, said at the Nuclear Technology: Threat and Opportunity conference at Sharif University that nuclear fission is the basis for nuclear technology, and without it, it would not have been possible to provide radio isotopes…

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Military

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According to a report by Shahryar Quami, a member of the Scientific Committee at Ayatollah Khomeini University in Qazvin, students studying subjects related to technical and nuclear fields will soon be able to perform their military service in the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, the AEOI….

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Military

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Mohammad Ali Jafari, IRGC Commander, said that the security of the global energy reserves is in the hands of the IRGC, and the enemies of the Islamic Revolution are unable to guarantee the security of the strategic routes of energy transfers from the Persian Gulf, and…

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Military

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A statement issued by the IRGC General Department of Public Relations on Iranian Army Day, beginning on April 18, said that the strategic unity and overall preparedness of the armed forces against the threats of the enemies are the secret to Iran’s power and force of…

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Military

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The Iranian Chief of Staff’s order on Army Day states that courageous soldiers are a powerful arm of the regime and are the people who stand firm against jealous enemies and adventurers. The army has a vital and important role in maintaining the territorial integrity and…

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Military

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Economy

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Secretary of the Expediency Council and presidential candidate, Mohsen Rezaee,  participated in a question and answer session with students at the Open University at Mashhad, and said that with the current structure of the Iranian economy, it is impossible to achieve anything, and that he is interested in…

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Economy

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Alireza Zeighami, Iranian Deputy Oil Minister and Managing Director of the National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company, announced that Iran will soon be exporting 30 million liters of fuel a day, and referred to the desire of countries in the region to use Iranian experts…

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Economy

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Several Turkish banks order Iranian clients to close bank accounts by April 17, otherwise all assets in their accounts will be confiscated. It appears that this step has been carried out by order of the Turkish Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency and as part of the…

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Human Rights

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According to reports by human rights activists in Khuzestan Province, in the last five weeks approximately 188 Arab citizens have been arrested across the province, among other places in Ahwaz, Shadgan and Hamid. Some of those arrested were boys who were released on bail, but there…

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Human Rights

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According to reports, when internal security forces arrived with a bulldozer to demolish the homes of several residents of the Jeniva region in Ahwaz on the grounds of illegal construction, they shot at the boy, who was at home without his parents. Two of his relatives…

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Human Rights

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The two Dervishes imprisoned in Shiraz, Saleh Moradi and Kasra Nur have also stopped their solidarity hunger strike after 90 days, following the lawyers’ transfer to the general prison wing. According to the report, the prisoners in Wing 350 received the Dervishes with victory cries of…

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Domestic

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According to the Spokesman for Public Relations for the Operational Intelligence Veterans Association, there have been many consultations, and it was decided to express support for disabled Basij war veteran, Dr. Alireza Zakani, because he is endowed with “positive traits that will enable him to manage…

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Domestic

The Head of Iranian Broadcasting’s Public Relations Department has announced a final agreement on the general guidelines for holding debates between the candidates, and added that these debates will be broadcast live, but there are innovations in the way they will be carried out and facilitated….

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Domestic

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Registration of candidates will begin in about two weeks, and speculation about the possible candidates began a long time ago and some have been quick to declare their candidacy. However, it is still not clear who in fact will finally be registered in the Interior Ministry….

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Thursday, 18 April 2013  /  Domestic

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During discussions held in the Majlis on approving the General Budget Law, the words of one supporter of the law led to tension in the Majlis. Muhammad Kisam Othmani, a member of the Majlis Planning and Budget Committee, said that the candidacy of Rahim Mashaei will…

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