Reza Derakhshi

Iran takes another step towards weapons-grade uranium

Iran began making higher-grade nuclear fuel on Tuesday, and the Pentagon said the US wanted a UN Security Council resolution on Iran "within weeks".

Iran leader warns opposition of ‘harsh response’

Iran's top leader told the opposition on Friday they would face a harsh response if they drew their ''swords'' against the Islamic Republic.

Cabinet approval lets Iran focus on nuclear issue

Iran's Parliament approved most of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's Cabinet ministers, including the first woman, on Thursday.

Iran accuses Israel of ‘genocide’ of Palestinians

Iran's president accused Israel on Friday of using the Holocaust as a pretext for ''genocide'' against Palestinians. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who outraged the West in 2005 by calling Israel a ''tumour'' to be wiped off the map, said the truth should be told about World War II and the Holocaust.

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