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Iranian satellite more advanced than thought: experts
Evidence is mounting that Iran used beefed-up rocket

The evidence is mounting that the Iranian rocket recently used to launch a satellite was more powerful and advanced than initially thought.

Iran has built unmanned aircraft

TEHRAN (AP) – Iran has built an unmanned surveillance aircraft with a range of more than 600 miles, a top defense official said in remarks published Wednesday.

Iran involvement necessary for Afghanistan peace: Italy

KABUL (Reuters) — Italy is ready to increase its military force in Afghanistan by about 500 to nearly 3,000 troops, Foreign Minister Franco Frattini said on Wednesday.

Iran slows nuclear growth: IAEA

PARIS (Reuters) – Tehran has slowed its expansion of a key nuclear facility, the UN nuclear watchdog said Tuesday.

Iran welcomes expanded ties with Singapore: speaker
Tehran Times Political Desk

TEHRAN – Iranian Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani stated on Wednesday that Iran welcomes expansion of ties with regional states.

Israel is a terrorist state by definition: Chomsky

Avram Noam Chomsky, 80, is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, political activist, author, and lecturer. He is an Institute Professor emeritus and professor emeritus of linguistics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Chomsky is well known in the academic and scientific community as the father of modern linguistics. Since the 1960s, he has become known more widely as a political dissident, and a libertarian socialist intellectual.

Assad urges U.S. to rebuild diplomatic road to Damascus and Tehran

DAMASCUS (The Guardian) — Syria expects the U.S. to send an ambassador to Damascus soon to make good on Barack Obama’s offer to engage in dialogue with countries the Bush administration shunned, President Bashar al-Assad told the Guardian on Wednesday.

Ahmadinejad calls on oppressors to learn from Bush’s fate
Tehran Times Political Desk

YAZD – Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad stated here on Wednesday that the oppressors of the world should learn a lesson from the fate of former U.S. president George Bush.

Written by morris

February 19, 2009 at 12:38 am

Posted in iran, israel

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