Iran orchestra finale rings of hard-line pressure
pieces by Andy Warhol, David Hockney and Jasper Johns. But most of the collection — works by Picasso, Jackson Pollock, Francis Bacon and many others — remains in vaults and basement storage. ___ Karimi reported from Tehran, Iran.
Iran seeks renewed talks with familiar demands
official IRNA news agency that negotiations will "will be continued." "There is no particular problem in the direction of the talks," he said. ___ Associated Press writer Nasser Karimi in Tehran, Iran, contributed to this report.
Syrian foreign minister says rebel victory over Assad forces only 'dreaming'
unfair" because Syria was not invited to the Mecca summit, which wrapped up early Thursday. ___ Associated Press writers Albert Aji in Damascus, Sarah Di Lorenzo in Paris and Nasser Karimi in Tehran, Iran, contributed to this report.
As Iran's oil flow to Asia, sanctions chipping away at merchants and factories at home
Nematzadeh, in an interview last week with Tehran's moderate Hamshahri newspaper. "We should have announced that sanctions would damage industry, currency reserves and our international relations." ___ Karimi reported from Tehran, Iran.
Israel says Arab push to criticize its nuke capabilities takes focus from real threat _ Iran
resolution calling on all Middle East states to adopt the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty. ___ Associated Press writer Nasser Karimi contributed from Tehran, Iran ___ On line: http://www.iaea.org/About/Policy/GC/GC56/Documents/
Iran's ambitious agenda faces 'realities' at world gathering
are useless. With more than 100 nations ... many of its members have very different viewpoints." ___ Associated Press writers Nasser Karimi in Tehran, Iran, Lee Keath in Cairo and Zeina Karam in Beirut contributed to this report.
Canada closes embassy in Iran, gives Iranian diplomats in Canada 5 days to leave
Iranian flights of aid to Syria include weapons. Iran denies arming Assad's regime. ___ Associated Press writers Nasser Karimi in Tehran, Brian Murphy in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Ian Deitch in Jerusalem, Phil Couvrette in Ottawa and Charmaine
Push to unclog nuclear talk 'gridlock' awaits Iranian president at United Nations
seek direct U.S.-Iran talks," he said, "to determine whether or not there is a diplomatic solution short of war." ___ Associated Press writers Nasser Karimi in Tehran, Iran, and George Jahn in Vienna contributed to this report.