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Khamenei allies trounce Ahmadinejad in Iran election

Mar 04 2012

TEHRAN Clerical Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has tightened his grip on Iran's faction-ridden politics after loyalists won over 75 percent of seats in parliamentary elections at the expense of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, a near-complete count showed.

Khamenei allies trounce Ahmadinejad in Iran election

Mar 04 2012

TEHRAN Clerical Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has tightened his grip on Iran's faction-ridden politics after loyalists won over 75 percent of seats in parliamentary elections at the expense of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, a near-complete count showed.

Khamenei allies trounce Ahmadinejad in Iran election

Mar 04 2012

TEHRAN Clerical Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has tightened his grip on Iran's faction-ridden politics after loyalists won over 75 percent of seats in parliamentary elections at the expense of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, a near-complete count showed.

Key constituencies disillusioned as Iran votes

Mar 01 2012

TEHRAN Like many members of Iran's paramilitary volunteer force, Mohammadreza Baqeri was a supporter of Iran's conservative president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

Key constituencies disillusioned as Iran votes

Mar 01 2012

TEHRAN Like many members of Iran's paramilitary volunteer force, Mohammadreza Baqeri was a supporter of Iran's conservative president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

Iran hits back at EU with own oil embargo threat

Jan 27 2012

TEHRAN Fighting sanctions with sanctions in a test of strength with the West over its nuclear ambitions, Iran warned on Friday it may halt oil exports to Europe next week in a move calculated to hurt ailing European economies.

Iran hits back at EU with own oil embargo threat

Jan 27 2012

TEHRAN Fighting sanctions with sanctions in a test of strength with the West over its nuclear ambitions, Iran warned on Friday it may halt oil exports to Europe next week in a move calculated to hurt ailing European economies.

Iran hits back at EU with own oil embargo threat

Jan 27 2012

TEHRAN Fighting sanctions with sanctions in a trial of strength with the West over its nuclear ambitions, Iran warned on Friday it may halt oil exports to Europe next week in a move calculated to hurt ailing European economies.

Iran could ban EU oil exports next week: lawmaker

Jan 27 2012

TEHRAN A law to be debated in Iran's parliament on Sunday could halt exports of oil to the European Union as early as next week, the semi-official Fars news agency quoted a lawmaker as saying on Friday.

Iran could ban EU oil exports next week - lawmakers

Jan 27 2012

TEHRAN A law to be debated in Iran's parliament on Sunday may halt oil exports to the European Union as early as next week, foiling an EU plan to phase in an oil embargo gradually to help its struggling economies adapt, lawmakers said on Friday.

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