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Iran Oil Exports Test Limits of Sanctions

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 17:01
Iran's exports of crude oil has reached its highest level in almost 2 years and is exceeding the limit imposed by world powers in a temporary agreement. The International Energy Agency's (IEA) monthly report revised February's global crude imports from Iran up to 1.65m barrels per day (bpd,) the highest since June 2012. According to the terms of a landmark agreement signed by Iran and a group of ...
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Iran boosts oil output despite Western sanctions

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 16:45
Iran's oil production is on the rise despite Western efforts to curtail it. More Iran oil has gotten the attention of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, which is charting a course for the future amid new sources of oil.
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Iran proposes Arak reactor change to cut plutonium output: media

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 11:40
By Fredrik Dahl VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran has made a proposal that would significantly lower plutonium production at a planned reactor, a senior Iranian official was quoted as saying, signalling flexibility on a key issue in talks to end the nuclear dispute with world powers. The comment by Ali Akbar Salehi, head of Iran's atomic energy organisation, was the latest sign that a compromise may be ...
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Iran proposes Arak reactor change to cut plutonium output -media

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 11:33
* Iran says ready to redesign Arak to lower plutonium output * Russia sees growing chance of compromise * West fears could yield bomb material By Fredrik Dahl VIENNA, April 10 (Reuters) - Iran has made a proposal that would significantly lower plutonium production at a planned reactor, a senior Iranian official was quoted as saying, signalling flexibility on a key issue in talks to end the ...
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Queiroz aiming to take Iran to the next level

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:04
Iran coach Carlos Queiroz already has plenty of World Cup experience, and the country's national football team will be hoping to make the most of it in Brazil. The former Real Madrid coach was in charge of his native Portugal in 2010, helping the team reach the round of 16. But things will likely be tougher this time with Iran in Group F alongside Argentina, Bosnia and Nigeria. After an ...
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Iran's UN ambassador pick accused in political assassination- Bill approved to bar Iran ambassador from US

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 08:53
The man Iran intends to send to America as its new United Nations ambassador is accused of helping organize the political assassination of an Iranian dissident in Italy, but has never been charged by authorities.
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Iran, six powers seek to narrow 'significant gaps' in nuclear talks

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 08:05
VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran will never slow down its nuclear research program, its supreme leader said on Wednesday as negotiators from Tehran and six world powers struggled to narrow "significant gaps" that the United States warned might be insurmountable. Western powers, along with Russia and China, want to prevent chronic tensions in the Middle East from boiling over into a wider war or ...
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Iran nuclear talks 'moving to next phase'

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 02:09
Iran and world powers said Wednesday that their nuclear talks were now moving up a gear, with Tehran's foreign minister saying both sides agreed on "50-60 percent" of issues. Speaking after the latest round of talks in Vienna, the powers' chief negotiator, EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton said the next round from May 13 would see negotiations "move to the next phase". A senior US ...
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Iran nuclear deal negotiators finish preliminary talks

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 23:48
Negotiators for Iran and six world powers will meet again in May to draft a final deal for an accord before the July 20 deadline. WASHINGTON — Negotiators for Iran and six world powers said Wednesday that they have completed preliminary discussions on Iran's disputed nuclear program and are dashing to finish a long-term comprehensive agreement by July 20.
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Iran's UN ambassador pick accused in political assassination

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 23:44
The man Iran intends to send to America as its new United Nations ambassador is accused of helping organize the political assassination of an Iranian dissident in Italy, but has never been charged by authorities.
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Iran nuclear talks to enter next phase

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 22:41
Iran and world powers will 'move to the next phase' of their talks aimed at clinching a nuclear deal.
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Iran: '50 to 60 percent agreement' on nuke deal

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 19:35
VIENNA (AP) — Iran's foreign minister said Wednesday his country and six world powers are in "50 to 60 percent agreement" on the shape of a deal meant to crimp any potential Iranian attempt to build nuclear arms in exchange for an end to crippling economic sanctions.
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Iran, six powers seek to narrow 'significant gaps' in nuclear talks

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 17:48
By Louis Charbonneau and Fredrik Dahl VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran will never slow down its nuclear research program, its supreme leader said on Wednesday as negotiators from Tehran and six world powers struggled to narrow "significant gaps" that the United States warned might be insurmountable. Western powers, along with Russia and China, want to prevent chronic tensions in the Middle East from ...
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Iran nuclear talks 'moving to next phase'

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 16:51
Iran and world powers said Wednesday that their nuclear talks were now moving up a gear, with Tehran's foreign minister saying both sides agreed on "50-60 percent" of issues. Speaking after the latest round of talks in Vienna, the powers' chief negotiator, EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton said the next round from May 13 would see negotiations "move to the next phase". A senior US ...
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Iran, six world powers have '50 to 60 percent agreement' on nuke deal, foreign minister says

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 15:38
Iran's foreign minister said Wednesday his country and six world powers are in "50 to 60 percent agreement" on the shape of a nuclear deal meant to crimp any potential Iranian attempt to build nuclear arms in exchange for an end to crippling economic sanctions.
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Iran Nuclear Talks: Iran, Six Powers Face 'Significant Gaps' In Achieving Deal [Hold]

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 15:13
VIENNA (Reuters) -- Iran will never slow down its nuclear research program, the Islamic Republic's clerical supreme leader said Wednesday as negotiators from Tehran and six world powers struggled to narrow "significant ga
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Iran 'won't give up nuclear plans'

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 15:10
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei backs negotiations with world powers but warns Tehran will never give up its nuclear plans.
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Iran, six powers face "significant gaps" in nuclear talks

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 14:28
* Iran won't ever slow down nuclear programme -Khamenei * Next round of talks set for May 13 in Vienna * Iran and 6 powers need to reach deal by July 20 * Tensions over Ukraine, Iran UN envoy don't hurt talks (Adds Ashton, Zarif remarks) By Louis Charbonneau and Fredrik Dahl VIENNA, April 9 (Reuters) - Iran will never slow down its nuclear research programme, the Islamic Republic's clerical ...
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Iran: US position on envoy pick is 'unacceptable'

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 13:54
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran says the U.S.' rejection of Tehran's pick to be Iran's new ambassador to the United Nations is "not acceptable."
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Iran marks Nuclear Technology Day as talks go on

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 13:33
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Celebrating a holiday marking when Iran first enriched uranium, the Islamic Republic's Supreme Leader urged negotiators Wednesday not to give into "coercive words" in talks with world powers over the country's contested nuclear program.
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