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IRAN POLITICS: Middle East Stability Impossible Without Iran: Rouhani

IRAN POLITICS: Middle East Stability Impossible Without Iran: Rouhani 0

Hassan Rouhani said: “Who can say regional stability can be restored without Iran? Who can say the region will experience total stability without Iran?”

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IRAN POLITICS: Hassan Rouhani Wins 2017 Presidential Election

IRAN POLITICS: Hassan Rouhani Wins 2017 Presidential Election 0

Hassan Rouhani won Iran’s 12th presidential election. President Rouhani will speak live on state television at 6:00 p.m. Iran time (1330 GMT) on Saturday.

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IRAN POLITICS: Iran Fiercely Contested Election Takes Center Stage

IRAN POLITICS: Iran Fiercely Contested Election Takes Center Stage 0

In the last election, Rouhani won more than three times as many votes as his closest challenger. But this time the outcome promises to be much closer.

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IRAN POLITICS: Hassan Rouhani Breaks Political Taboos

IRAN POLITICS: Hassan Rouhani Breaks Political Taboos 0

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has reinvented himself as a rabble-rousing political street fighter to shore up his chances in an unexpectedly tight race against a united conservative bloc.

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IRAN POLITICS: Life Better For Jews in Iran Than in Europe: Siamak Moreh Sedgh Jewish MP Admits

IRAN POLITICS: Life Better For Jews in Iran Than in Europe: Siamak Moreh Sedgh Jewish MP Admits 0

“The hospital I work in is a Jewish hospital, for example, but more than 95 percent of both our personnel and patients are Muslim,” Siamak Moreh Sedgh says.

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IRAN POLITICS: Israel Impediment to Middle East Free of Nuclear Weapons: Reza Najafi

IRAN POLITICS: Israel Impediment to Middle East Free of Nuclear Weapons: Reza Najafi 0

“Israeli regime, with the indiscriminate support of US, is main obstacle to the establishment of a Middle East region free of nuclear weapons,” Reza Najafi.

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IRAN POLITICS: Saudi Arabia Will Be Razed Except for Mecca, Medina If It Attacks Iran: Defense Minister

IRAN POLITICS: Saudi Arabia Will Be Razed Except for Mecca, Medina If It Attacks Iran: Defense Minister 0

“If they do something ignorant, we will leave nowhere untouched apart from Mecca and Medina,” Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan says.

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IRAN POLITICS: Riyadh Implementing Hostile Policies of US, Israel in Region: Iran General

IRAN POLITICS: Riyadh Implementing Hostile Policies of US, Israel in Region: Iran General 0

“There is nothing new with false claims made by some Saudi officials against Iran and independent countries in the region. Unfortunately, the Saudi regime carries out hostile measures against some Muslim countries in the region on behalf of the US and the Zionists,” Deputy Chief of Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri said on Sunday.

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IRAN POLITICS: Rouhani Defends His Economic Record Ahead of May Election

IRAN POLITICS: Rouhani Defends His Economic Record Ahead of May Election 0

“We should avoid scaring away foreign and domestic investors … we can attract 140 billion dollars investment that can help to tackle unemployment,” Rouhani said in a live radio programme.

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IRAN POLITICS: Here’s the Final List of Presidential Candidates

IRAN POLITICS: Here’s the Final List of Presidential Candidates 0

Iran will hold the 12th presidential election, 5th City and the Village Councils Elections on May 19. Iran’s Interior Ministry eligible candidates list are:

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IRAN POLITICS: ‘US in No Position to Talk About Human Rights’: Iran’s Bahram Qassemi Says

IRAN POLITICS: ‘US in No Position to Talk About Human Rights’: Iran’s Bahram Qassemi Says 0

“The US government, due to its failed domestic and international record, is not in a position to comment or act on the human rights situation in other countries,” Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said Friday.

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IRAN POLITICS: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Biography

IRAN POLITICS: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Biography 0

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was born Mahmoud Saborjhian October 28, 1956, in Aradan, near Garmsar, in north-central Iran. Read Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Biography.

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IRAN POLITICS: Ahmadinejad to Run For Office For Third Time

IRAN POLITICS: Ahmadinejad to Run For Office For Third Time 0

“I didn’t tell him don’t run, I said it’s not in your own or the country’s best interests to run,” Khamenei said at that time, according to Fars news agency.

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IRAN POLITICS: Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei to US: Iran Not Cowed By U.S. Attack on Syria

IRAN POLITICS: Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei to US: Iran Not Cowed By U.S. Attack on Syria 0

Iran’s Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Sunday that Iran won’t “retreat from the field”.

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IRAN POLITICS: Rouhani Calls Bashar al-Assad to Stress Backing for Syrian State

IRAN POLITICS: Rouhani Calls Bashar al-Assad to Stress Backing for Syrian State 0

Iran President Hassan Rouhani condemns US missile strike on Syria as violation of its sovereignty. Assad determined to crush terrorism in Syrian territory.

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IRAN POLITICS: Rouhani Wants Chemical Attack in Syria Investigated

IRAN POLITICS: Rouhani Wants Chemical Attack in Syria Investigated 0

“We are asking for impartial international fact-finding body to be set up to find out where these chemical weapons came from,” Iranian President Rouhani.

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IRAN POLITICS: ‘US Army, Pentagon, CIA Sponsors of Terrorists in Middle East’: Ali Larijani

IRAN POLITICS: ‘US Army, Pentagon, CIA Sponsors of Terrorists in Middle East’: Ali Larijani 0

“The US Army, Pentagon and CIA are sponsors of terrorists in the region and are disturbing peace in the Middle East on a large scale,” Larijani said.

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IRAN POLITICS: 15 US Companies Sanctioned By Iran, List May Expand

IRAN POLITICS: 15 US Companies Sanctioned By Iran, List May Expand 0

Iran has announced retaliatory sanctions on 15 American companies over their support for Israeli crimes and terrorism two days after Washington imposed bans on nearly a dozen foreign companies or individuals for aiding the Islamic Republic.

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IRAN POLITICS: Mohammad Hossein Karroubi Jailed For Six Months

IRAN POLITICS: Mohammad Hossein Karroubi Jailed For Six Months 0

Mehdi Karroubi son, Mohammad Hossein Karroubi, was accused of publishing propaganda against the state over the letter to President Hassan Rouhani.

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IRAN POLITICS: US Effort to Seize 1.6b Iran’s Assets in Luxembourg Illegal

IRAN POLITICS: US Effort to Seize 1.6b Iran’s Assets in Luxembourg Illegal 0

The Luxembourg court ordered the freezing of the CBI assets after a group of terror attack victims, who had won a default judgment against Iran in the US.

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