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Iran threatens to hit Western warships in Gulf if attacked

Iran threatens to hit Western warships in Gulf if attacked

Tehran: Iran’s Defence Minister Ahmad Vahidi said Tuesday that Western warships stationed in the Gulf are “best targets” for the Islamic republic if its nuclear sites are attacked, Fars news agency reported. Iranian officials have repeatedly threatened to deliver a […]


Iran accuses US, Israel of murdering nuclear scientist

Iran accuses US, Israel of murdering nuclear scientist

Tehran: A leading Iranian nuclear scientist was murdered in Tehran on Tuesday in a rare bomb attack that the government quickly blamed on “mercenaries” in the pay of archfoes the United States and Israel. The daylight killing came amid an […]


Kazakhstan, Iran deny uranium deal

Kazakhstan, Iran deny uranium deal

Astana: Kazakhstan angrily denied on Wednesday that it planned to sell purified uranium ore to Iran, calling media reports to this effect “groundless insinuations.” The story was also denied by Tehran, which called it “utterly fabricated and baseless.” Kazakhstan “categorically […]


Israel says Iran nuclear plant immune to conventional strike

Israel says Iran nuclear plant immune to conventional strike

Jerusalem: Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak said on Monday that Iran’s recently diclosed second uranium enrichment plant is “immune” to conventional bombing. “The new site near Qom is meant for enrichment. What was revealed by the Iranians had been built […]


Stop threats if you want a deal says Ahmadinejad

Stop threats if you want a deal says Ahmadinejad

Copenhagen: Iran is ready to strike a uranium enrichment deal if the United States and the West respect the Islamic Republic and stop making threats, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told AFP Friday. “Everything is possible, 400 kilos, 800 kilos, it’s nothing,” […]


Iran test-fires medium-range Sejil missile

Iran test-fires medium-range Sejil missile

Tehran: A defiant Iran on Wednesday test-fired an improved version of its Sejil 2 medium-range missile which it says can reach targets inside Israel, prompting a sharp rebuke from Britain. “It hit the defined target,” state television reported, without giving […]


Iran continues to press Russia for S-300 deliveries

Iran continues to press Russia for S-300 deliveries

Iran hopes that Russia will fulfill its contract for the supply of S-300 air defense missile systems, an Iranian foreign ministry spokesperson said on Tuesday. Russia signed a contract with Iran on the supply of S-300 air defense systems to […]


Afghanistan, Iran dominate at new security forum

Afghanistan, Iran dominate at new security forum

Halifax, Canada: International political and military officials agreed no exit strategy should be set for troops in Afghanistan, while the United States urged Iran to engage the West at a new security forum that wrapped up Sunday. “We would prefer […]


UN atomic agency to unveil latest Iran report

UN atomic agency to unveil latest Iran report

VIENNA: The UN atomic agency unveils its latest report on Iran’s disputed nuclear drive Monday, with world powers warning Tehran is “running out of time” to respond to a UN-brokered offer to end the standoff. The International Atomic Energy Agency […]


 
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