Iran News Archive




2002 Archive



December 2003
Treasury Eases Restrictions To Assist Humanitarian Relief Activities For Earthquake Victims In Iran - OFAC (Decmber 31, 2003)
Iran General License (No. 1) - Funds Transfers to Iran for Humanitarian Relief - OFAC (PDF) (December 31, 2003)
Cold comfort for Bam's survivors - BBC (December 31, 2003)
U.S. medics join Iran quake effort - CNN (December 31, 2003)
Aid reaches Iran quake survivors - BBC (December 31, 2003)
Khatami denies Iran's killer quake caused by nuclear test - AFP (December 31, 2003)
Quake rescuers return home - BBC (December 31, 2003)
Iran quake survivors battle cold - BBC (December 31, 2003)
Iran quake toll could hit 50,000 - BBC (December 30, 2003)
In pictures: Among Bam's injured - BBC (December 30, 2003)
Tending to Iran's shattered city - BBC (December 30, 2003)
UK quake aid plane heads to Iran - BBC (December 30, 2003)
Press tackles Iran over quake - BBC (December 30, 2003)
Indian and Pakistani aid for Iran - BBC (December 30, 2003)
Bam aid money to go towards keeping survivors alive - New Zealand Herald (December 30, 2003)
New push to help quake survivors - BBC (December 30, 2003)
Iran earthquake: How to help - BBC (December 29, 2003)
Iran battles to cope with disaster - BBC (December 29, 2003)
Tough questions over Iran quake - BBC (December 29, 2003)
Iran vows to rebuild quake city - BBC (December 29, 2003)
Iran battles to cope with disaster - BBC (December 29, 2003)
Quake efforts focus on survivors - BBC (December 29, 2003)
Briton dug her way out of her collapsed hotel room in Iran - BBC (December 29, 2003)
Norway sends more aid to Iran - Aftenposten (December 29, 2003)
RAAF mercy flight on way to Iran - The Age (December 29, 2003)
UNIICEF launches Iran quake appeal - The Age (December 29, 2003)
Hopes fade for Iran quake victims - BBC (December 28, 2003)
European hostages freed in Iran - BBC (December 28, 2003)
Three killed in Iranian navy helicopter crash after quake aid delivery - AFP (December 28, 2003)
U.S. Relief Supplies Airlifted to Iran - Washington Post (December 28, 2003)
US aids 'axis of evil' Iran - BBC (December 28, 2003)
Japan dispatches rescue teams to quake-hit Iran - Japan Times (December 28, 2003)
World mobilises after Iran quake - The Age (December 28, 2003)
MSF rushes emergency relief teams and materials to Iran - Médecins Sans Frontières (December 27, 2003)
In pictures: Bam before and after - BBC (December 27, 2003)
Iran calls for aid not volunteers - BBC (December 27, 2003)
Frantic search for survivors - BBC (December 27, 2003)
Rescue mission after Iran quake - BBC (December 27, 2003)
Rescue workers swamped by corpses, Iranian air force evacuates wounded - AFP (December 27, 2003)
Russian rescue workers to aid Iran - Pravda (December 27, 2003)
Kent firefighters help quake victims - BBC (December 27, 2003)
British rescuers arrive in Iran - BBC (December 27, 2003)
Quake survivors survey devastation - BBC (December 26, 2003)
In pictures: Iran earthquake - BBC (December 26, 2003)
Bam: Jewel of Iranian heritage - BBC (December 26, 2003)
Britons to aid Iran quake rescue - BBC (December 26, 2003)
Scots earthquake rescue effort - BBC (December 26, 2003)
Russia Sends Rescue Teams to Help Iran Quake Effort - VOA News (December 26, 2003)
Quake kills more than 5,000 in Iran - The Guardian (December 26, 2003)
Powerful earthquake shakes Iran - BBC (December 26, 2003)
Magnitude 6.5 Southeastern Iran - USGS (December 26, 2003)
First Japanese troops leave for Middle East on Iraq-aid mission - AFP (December 26, 2003)
Iran Dancer Detained After Performance - AP (December 25, 2003)
Pakistan leader survives blasts - BBC (December 25, 2003)
Iran threatens to riposte with missiles in event of Israeli strike - AFP (December 24, 2003)
Iran vows reprisal if attacked by Israel - Ha'aretz (December 24, 2003)
Full probe demanded into Pakistan-Iran nuclear allegations - AFP (December 24, 2003)
Pakistani scientist 'a scapegoat' - BBC (December 24, 2003)
Iran urges French scarf rethink - BBC (December 23, 2003)
Pakistan suspects nuclear 'greed' - BBC (December 23, 2003)
Pakistan says nuclear scientists quizzed after information from Iran - AFP (December 23, 2003)
Khatami vows Iraq-based rebels will be treated leniently - AFP (December 23, 2003)
Pakistan probes 'nuclear exports' - BBC (December 22, 2003)
Pakistan denies curbs on nuclear father, transfer of know-how to Iran - AFP (December 22, 2003)
Iran warns against Israeli strike - BBC (December 22, 2003)
Israel will "dig own grave" if it attacks nuclear sites: Iran - AFP (December 22, 2003)
Tehran slams France move to ban headscarves - AFP (December 22, 2003)
Iran and Syria are next to feel the heat - Telegraph (December 22, 2003)
Iran's first nuclear power station to become operational in 2005: report - AFP (December 21, 2003)
Mofaz, speaking in Persian, tells Iran that Israel won't let it go nuclear - Ha'aretz (December 21, 2003)
Iran’s People’s Mujahedeen will not be sent home: Bremer - AFP (December 21, 2003)
ADF defends planes over Iraq claim - The Age (December 21, 2003)
Aussie planes spy on Iran - The Age (December 20, 2003)
Libya hailed for renouncing WMD - BBC (December 20, 2003)
Libya had uranium-enrichment devices, chemical weapons: US - AFP (December 20, 2003)
West must now help Iran develop nuclear power industry: Rafsanjani - AFP (December 19, 2003)
Germany welcomes Iran's signature of nuclear protocol - AFP (December 19, 2003)
Japan welcomes Iran's signature on nuclear protocol - AFP (December 19, 2003)
EU welcomes Iran's signature on nuclear protocol - AFP (December 18, 2003)
Iran signs up to nuclear checks - BBC (December 18, 2003)
Iran bows to pressure and signs protocol on surprise nuclear inspections - AFP (December 18, 2003)
Timeline of Iran nuclear crisis - AFP (December 18, 2003)
Iran 'owed billions for Saddam war' - BBC (December 18, 2003)
Iran kidnapped Westerners 'okay' - BBC (December 17, 2003)
Iran doubts fair trial for Saddam - BBC (December 17, 2003)
Iran sets date for nuclear accord - BBC (December 17, 2003)
US says Iran's signature on new nuclear inspection protocol not enough - AFP (December 17, 2003)
Russia and Iran to sign agreement on nuclear reactor soon - AFP (December 17, 2003)
IAEA says Iran to sign protocol on nuclear inspections Thursday - AFP (December 17, 2003)
EU still troubled by Iranian nuclear programme: Germany - AFP (December 17, 2003)
Khatami Says Tehran To Pardon Many Mujahedin Khalq - RFE (December 17, 2003)
Coalition forces release Iranians - BBC (December 16, 2003)
Under siege, Iran's clerical rulers feel the heat from all sides - AFP (December 16, 2003)
Iran says it will tweak Shahab-3, not develop long-range missiles - AFP (December 16, 2003)
Afghan women demand more rights - BBC (December 16, 2003)
Karzai reopens key Afghan highway - BBC (December 16, 2003)
Iran says dialogue with EU on nuclear programme will "bear fruit" - AFP (December 15, 2003)
Iran 'doing its best' on terror - CNN (December 15, 2003)
Iran draws up Saddam charges - BBC (December 15, 2003)
Iran military accident kills two - BBC (December 15, 2003)
At least two dead, 13 hurt in military accident near Iranian nuclear plant - AFP (December 15, 2003)
Iran invites Mubarak to attend meeting - Reuters (December 15, 2003)
Kidnapped tourists may be alive, says Iran - Reuters (December 15, 2003)
Iranians want Saddam punished - Reuters (December 15, 2003)
Saddam Hussein arrested in Iraq - BBC (December 14, 2003)
Afghans debate new constitution - BBC (December 14, 2003)
Egypt seeks full ties with Iran - AFP (December 14, 2003)
Iraq to allow 3,000 Iranian pilgrims a day - AFP (December 14, 2003)
India helping Iran with nuclear energy programme: foreign minister - AFP (December 13, 2003)
Iran to sign protocol on tougher nuke inspections "in days" - AFP (December 13, 2003)
Iran ready to extradite few Qaeda suspects - AFP (December 13, 2003)
Iran reformists may boycott poll - BBC (December 13, 2003)
Afghans eye up new constitution - BBC (December 13, 2003)
Video reveals Taleban regrouping - BBC (December 12, 2003)
Former Azerbaijan president dies - BBC (December 12, 2003)
Iran's president defends web control - BBC (December 12, 2003)
IAEA chief urges Israel to drop nuclear arms warns of regional race - AFP (December 12, 2003)
Pakistan sends nuclear scientist home after "debriefing" - AFP (December 12, 2003)
Iran's leader rules out nuclear weapons, embraces western democracy - AFP (December 11, 2003)
Pakistan bomb experts 'arrested' - BBC (December 11, 2003)
Iranian bloggers rally against censorship - BBC (December 11, 2003)
Nobel laureate overshadowed by football star in Iranian press - AFP (December 11, 2003)
Egypt and Islamic Iran mend ties - BBC (December 10, 2003)
Nobel winner blasts rights abuses - BBC (December 10, 2003)
Bush-bashing is fast becoming a tradition at Nobel Peace Prize ceremony - AFP (December 10, 2003)
Nobel winner Ebadi accuses US of international law, human rights violations - AFP (December 10, 2003)
Shirin Ebadi receives Nobel Peace Prize - AFP (December 10, 2003)
Shirin Ebadi, human rights defender who enraged Iran's hardliners - AFP (December 10, 2003)
Prize in Oslo, warnings back home for Shirin Ebadi - AFP (December 10, 2003)
Nobel winner to continue 'struggle' - BBC (December 10, 2003)
Iran gives go-ahead to sign protocol on tougher UN nuke inspections - AFP (December 10, 2003)
Solana to visit Tehran as EU warns Iran over nuclear drive - AFP (December 9, 2003)
Iraq to expel Iranian militants - BBC (December 9, 2003)
Ebadi to give Nobel prize money to rights charities - AFP (December 9, 2003)
Nobel Peace Prize winner takes swipe at US - AFP (December 9, 2003)
Peace prize winner in Oslo spotlight - Aftenposten (December 9, 2003)
Ebadi dedicates Peace Prize to all Muslim women - Aftenposten (December 9, 2003)
Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi arrives in Norway - Norway Post (December 9, 2003)
Kidnapped tourists criticised by Iranian minister - Ananova (December 9, 2003)
Tourists held for ransom in Iran - The Guardian (December 9, 2003)
Western tourists abducted in Iran - BBC (December 8, 2003)
Much to do before extent of Iran nuclear program is known: IAEA - AFP (December 8, 2003)
Iran pledges to sign up to tougher nuclear inspections - AFP (December 7, 2003)
Iran, North Korea and US nuclear ambitions mark non-proliferation anniversary - AFP (December 7, 2003)
US bombing kills Afghan children - BBC (December 7, 2003)
Congress eyes funds for Iran dissidents - Boston Globe (December 6, 2003)
Iran launches mass jab campaign - BBC (December 6, 2003)
Iran woos New Zealand DIY missile builder - AFP (December 5, 2003)
'Five dead in Iran riot' - BBC (December 5, 2003)
Iran to sign up for snap nuclear inspections in "couple of weeks": ElBaradei - AFP (December 4, 2003)
Washington tunes in to Iranian radio - BBC (December 4, 2003)
US seeks boost to Afghan security - BBC (December 4, 2003)
Belgian girls plead to leave Iran - BBC (December 3, 2003)
Hard-Liners Stop Nobel Winner's Speech - RFE (December 3, 2003)
US defense chief arrives in strategic Azerbaijan - AFP (December 3, 2003)
Four new nations to join US-led non-proliferation scheme - AFP (December 2, 2003)
U.S. warns Iran over nuke plans - CNN (December 2, 2003)
U.S. to seize WMD on high seas - CNN (December 2, 2003)
Aid agencies facing too many hurdles to work in Iran, UN refugee agency says - UN (December 2, 2003)
Women win greater child custody rights - The Age (December 1, 2003)
Afghan voter registration drive - BBC (December 1, 2003)


November 2003
US favors eventually handing role in Afghanistan to NATO: Rumsfeld - AFP (November 30, 2003)
Iran poses test for newfound Western unity - People's Daily (November 30, 2003)
Iranian opposition leader to go on trial on Dec 13 - AFP (November 30, 2003)
Tehran pledges to work with IAEA - BBC (November 29, 2003)
Iran pledges to cooperate with IAEA, sign nuclear protocol soon: official - AFP (November 29, 2003)
Russia played important role in adoption of IAEA resolution - Pravda (November 29, 2003)
Tehran praises Russia's role in settling Iran-IAEA crisis - Pravda (November 28, 2003)
Iran used European nuclear designs - Reuters (November 28, 2003)
Iran's drug users face Aids risk - BBC (November 28, 2003)
Good morning Afghanistan - Live from London - BBC (November 27, 2003)
Iran's 'hanging judge' dies at 76 - BBC (November 27, 2003)
Stolen tombstone returned to Iran - BBC (November 27, 2003)
Cooperation on Iran shows US can work with others: Powell - AFP (November 27, 2003)
US wants only prudent nuclear cooperation with Iran - AFP (November 26, 2003)
British foreign secretary says Iran atom deal is important step forward - AFP (November 26, 2003)
France voices satisfaction at action by UN nuclear watchdog - AFP (November 26, 2003)
Iran hails nuclear watchdog's resolution - AFP (November 26, 2003)
UN watchdog condemns Iran over nuclear program but does not threaten sanctions - AFP (November 26, 2003)
US welcomes Iran nuclear report - BBC (November 26, 2003)
Iran: Good cop/bad cop got results - BBC (November 26, 2003)
UN censures Iran nuclear cover-up - BBC (November 26, 2003)
U.N. nuke resolution leaves Iran no choices, say diplomats - Reuters (November 26, 2003)
UN watchdog to condemn Iran nuclear program but not threaten sanctions - AFP (November 26, 2003)
US pulls back from Iran crisis in concession to Europeans - AFP (November 25, 2003)
Draft Iran nuclear resolution - BBC (November 25, 2003)
Iran slams Israeli lobbying against nuclear program - AFP (November 25, 2003)
UN watchdog to condemn Iran nuclear program but stop short of Security Council - AFP (November 25, 2003)
Chirac welcomes IAEA compromise text on Iran nuclear programme - AFP (November 25, 2003)
Iran slams Israeli lobbying against nuclear program - AFP (November 25, 2003)
UN powers agree on Iran warning - BBC (November 24, 2003)
US, Europe reach compromise UN resolution on Iran nuclear program - AFP (November 24, 2003)
US rejects new European proposal on Iran's nuclear program - AFP (November 24, 2003)
Many Afghans see bright future - BBC (November 24, 2003)
Qaeda man in Iran detention ordered Riyadh attacks: Report - AFP (November 24, 2003)
PM charges Mossad with thwarting Iran's nuclear plans - Ha'aretz (November 23, 2003)
Sharon personally heading Israeli efforts to stop Iran nuclear bomb: radio - AFP (November 23, 2003)
Talks on Iranian nuclear program stall - AFP (November 23, 2003)
Iran appeals for multilateralism to prevail at IAEA meet - AFP (November 23, 2003)
US backing off on UN Security Council for Iran; negotiations continue - AFP (November 22, 2003)
Iran says IAEA nuclear talks going its way - AFP (November 22, 2003)
Iranians stage huge anti-Israel protest - AFP (November 22, 2003)
US general pledges military aid for oil-rich Azerbaijan - AFP (November 21, 2003)
British embassy in Iran targeted - BBC (November 21, 2003)
US blasts Iran atomic 'all-clear' - BBC (November 21, 2003)
US left in delicate position over Iran nuclear demands - AFP (November 21, 2003)
US accuses Iran of "brazen" tricks to hide nuclear program - AFP (November 21, 2003)
UN nuclear watchdog approves wider inspections for Iran - AFP (November 21, 2003)
US hangs tough on giving Iran a warning - AFP (November 21, 2003)
Deal emerges at meeting on Iran- BBC (November 21, 2003)
Belarus sells weapons to Iran: Minsk officials - AFP (November 20, 2003)
US would take Iran before UN Security Council - AFP (November 20, 2003)
Tehran threatens to back track on nuclear commitments: FM - AFP (November 20, 2003)
US hanging tough as UN nuclear chief says Iran must be cited for good and bad - AFP (November 20, 2003)
US and European states trying to agree on Iran ahead of UN meeting - AFP (November 20, 2003)
Russia, Iran again put off pact on nuclear power reactor - AFP (November 19, 2003)
Iran will not accept any further IAEA demands on ending enrichment - AFP (November 18, 2003)
US at odds with key European states over Iran ahead of key UN meeting - AFP (November 19, 2003)
Iranian resistance says Tehran still lying about nuclear program - AFP (November 19, 2003)
Israel urges Europe to take hard stand against Iran's nuclear programme - AFP (November 19, 2003)
Iraq leaders 'get' Iran support - BBC (November 19, 2003)
Europe too soft on Iran, says US - BBC (November 18, 2003)
US, EU hit deadlock over Iran, nearly a year after Iraq crisis - AFP (November 18, 2003)
Powell says EU proposal for Iran "deficient" - AFP (November 18, 2003)
Iran moving in right direction, but more needed: Powell - AFP (November 18, 2003)
Iran Says It Will Not Meddle In Iraqi Affairs - RFE (November 18, 2003)
Powell: Solana went too far calling Iran "honest" on nukes - AFP (November 17, 2003)
US-Europe rift on Iran widens ahead of UN nuclear watchdog meeting - AFP (November 17, 2003)
Europe's big three easy on Iran in draft resolution: diplomats - AFP (November 17, 2003)
Iran insists nuclear drive not grounds for UN action - AFP (November 17, 2003)
Iran's nuclear program "threatens existence of Israel": Mossad chief - AFP (November 17, 2003)
Powell seeks to heal old US-EU wounds - AFP (November 17, 2003)
Top Iraqi missile scientist flees to Iran - AP (November 17, 2003)
US and Europe may clash this week over Iran nuclear program - AFP (November 16, 2003)
Iranian pilgrims risk lives crossing border - The Independent (November 15, 2003)
Iran pursues plans for heavy water reactor - Jane's (November 14, 2003)
Terror row student back at studies - BBC (November 14, 2003)
Annan urges continued cooperation between Iran, UN nukes watchdog - AFP (November 14, 2003)
Iran pleads case with Japan over nuclear program to avoid UN flare-up - AFP (November 14, 2003)
Pakistan, Iran reject reports of nuclear cooperation - AFP (November 14, 2003)
Iran warns of international crisis if nuclear issue referred to UN - AFP (November 13, 2003)
Iran urged to ratify nuclear test ban treaty - AFP (November 13, 2003)
Iran nuke program is not the issue, nuke capability is - experts - AFP (November 13, 2003)
Arab League chief says double standards used in Iran nuclear dispute - AFP (November 13, 2003)
Iranian foreign minister to visit Japan - AFP (November 13, 2003)
UN stands by Iran nuclear report - BBC (November 13, 2003)
US attacks nuclear report on Iran - BBC (November 13, 2003)
UK refuses to extradite Iranian - BBC (November 12, 2003)
US troops 'beat' Iran journalists - BBC (November 12, 2003)
US says IAEA conclusion on Iran "impossible to believe" - AFP (November 12, 2003)
Split may be looming between US and Europe over Iran - AFP (November 12, 2003)
Iran nuclear compliance a model of future EU action: Solana - AFP (November 12, 2003)
Iranian president has "complaints" over IAEA nuclear report - AFP (November 12, 2003)
'18 years of lies' from Iran over its nuclear plans - Telegraph (November 12, 2003)
UN agency's report reinforces US worries on Iran nukes - AFP (November 12, 2003)
UN agency raps Iran but says no evidence of nuclear bomb - AFP (November 11, 2003)
Iran plays down its breaches of nuclear agreements as minor - AFP (November 11, 2003)
EU says Tehran needs to follow words with action on nuclear issue - AFP (November 11, 2003)
Russia is nearing deal on Iran nuclear plant - IHT (November 11, 2003)
Iran to review jailed dissidents’ cases: UN envoy - Reuters (November 11, 2003)
Iran 'gets mixed nuclear report' - BBC (November 10, 2003)
Putin is ready to visit Iran - Pravda (November 10, 2003)
No evidence yet Iran trying to develop nuclear weapons: IAEA report - AFP (November 10, 2003)
Iran guilty of nuclear inspection breaches but cooperating: IAEA - AFP (November 10, 2003)
Iran accepts tougher inspections, suspending uranium enrichment - AFP (November 10, 2003)
Iran gives UN nuclear watchdog letter on tougher inspections - AFP (November 10, 2003)
Iran and Russia engage in nuclear talks - AFP (November 10, 2003)
Riot at 'woman-tigress hanging' - BBC (November 9, 2003)
Top Iranian official due in Moscow for nuclear talks - AFP (November 9, 2003)
Iran pledges cooperation on nuclear program amid doubts - AFP (November 9, 2003)
Iran to suspend uranium enrichment in coming days: official - AFP (November 9, 2003)
CIA warns UN inspections may not keep Iran from pursuing nukes - AFP (November 8, 2003)
Iran to submit letter next week on suspending uranium enrichment: ElBaradei - AFP (November 8, 2003)
Iran's security chief aims to head off nuclear crisis - The Guardian (November 8, 2003)
Iran to confirm nuclear accords - BBC (November 8, 2003)
Washington reserved over Iran's Shahab-4 missile comment - AFP (November 7, 2003)
Tehran continues to insist that it had nothing to do with the Argentine tragedy - Pravda (November 7, 2003)
World Court scolds US over Iran - BBC (November 6, 2003)
Iran security chief to meet head of UN's nuclear watchdog ahead of key report - AFP (November 6, 2003)
Iran to meet UN nuclear officials - BBC (November 6, 2003)
Russia to be quizzed over nuclear aid to Iran - EUobserver (November 6, 2003)
ICJ verdict on US-Iran row over oil rigs today - Reuters (November 6, 2003)
Bush demands Mid-East democracy - BBC (November 6, 2003)
Iran blamed for Argentina bombing - BBC (November 6, 2003)
Iran has given the IAEA details on its nuclear enrichment equipment - AFP (November 5, 2003)
Iran says it will not manufacture Shahab-4 long range missile - AFP (November 5, 2003)
Caspian Sea pact agreed - BBC (November 5, 2003)
US pleased with Russian pressure on Iran: official - AFP (November 4, 2003)
IAEA finds new nuclear safeguard breaches in Iran - AFP (November 4, 2003)
Iran marks US embassy seizure - BBC (November 4, 2003)
Nobel winner takes on murder case - BBC (November 4, 2003)
Iran tells U.N. it will observe antinuclear pact - Reuters (November 4, 2003)
Freed scribes claim being tortured - AFP (November 4, 2003)
Iran woman on death row gets reprieve - AFP (November 4, 2003)
Afghans to have Islamic republic - BBC (November 3, 2003)
Iranian journalists freed in Iraq - BBC (November 3, 2003)
Iran must comply with UN nuclear demands: US - AFP (November 3, 2003)
Israel, Russia pledge closer cooperation on Iran's nuclear programme - AFP (November 3, 2003)
Israel wants pressure kept up on Iran over nuclear program - AFP (November 3, 2003)
Top Iranian official cancels planned Russia visit - AFP (November 3, 2003)
Iran's supreme leader says nuclear deal no climbdown, warns Europeans - AFP (November 3, 2003)
Supreme Leader Approves Of Nuclear Deal With IAEA - RFE (November 3, 2003)
Iran says it will suspend, not stop enrichment - AFP (November 2, 2003)
British ambassador to Tehran summoned over Blair comments - AFP (November 2, 2003)
UN seeks to bolster Afghan leader - BBC (November 2, 2003)
Sharon in Moscow for talks - BBC (November 2, 2003)
Israel outraged as EU poll names it a threat to peace - The Observer (November 2, 2003)
Saudis fear that Britain sees them as the next Iran - Telegraph (November 2, 2003)
Iran challenged over US professor - BBC (November 1, 2003)
Iran passes initial UN test over nuclear weapons programme - The Guardian (November 1, 2003)
UN nuclear watchdog chief says Iran cooperation satisfactory, urges transparency - AFP (November 1, 2003)

October 2003
Congress backs aid funds for Iraq - BBC (October 31, 2003)
US says IAEA must hold Iran to nuclear pledges as compliance deadline passes - AFP (October 31, 2003)
Iran to agree to inspections as nuke deadline falls: IAEA - AFP (October 31, 2003)
IAEA says expects letter from Iran next week on nuclear inspections - AFP (October 31, 2003)
Iran nuclear report comprehensive, still needs verifying: IAEA - AFP (October 31, 2003)
Key Iran hardliner falls into line with regime on nuclear deal - AFP (October 31, 2003)
Iran rejects suggestions it might renege on nuclear commitments - AFP (October 31, 2003)
Iran 'meeting' UN nuclear demands - BBC (October 30, 2003)
Iran angry at journalists' arrest - BBC (October 30, 2003)
Message from Iran says Tehran seeks talks with Israel - Ha'aretz (October 30, 2003)
Iran won't share terrorist data with U.S. - IHT (October 30, 2003)
Tehran moves toward Kyoto treaty - IRIN (October 30, 2003)
Opium 'threatens' Afghan future - BBC (October 29, 2003)
Iran wants to speed up building of first unit Bushehr nuclear power plant - Pravda (October 29, 2003)
Russia and Iran again delay signature of key nuclear cooperation agreement - AFP (October 29, 2003)
White House expects Iran to keep its nuclear commitments - AFP (October 29, 2003)
Iranian MPs accuse judiciary - The Guardian (October 29, 2003)
US moderates edge ahead over Iran - BBC (October 29, 2003)
US eyes limited talks with Iran - BBC (October 28, 2003)
Iran soon to inform IAEA of agreement to snap nuclear inspections - AFP (October 28, 2003)
Iran remains a security threat: senior Republican senator - AFP (October 28, 2003)
U.S. Calls on Iran to Turn Over Suspected Al-Qaida Operatives - Washington File (October 28, 2003)
Iran rejects US al-Qaeda demand - BBC (October 28, 2003)
Iran reformists denounce judges - BBC (October 28, 2003)
Bush warns Iraq neighbours - BBC (October 28, 2003)
Iran soon to inform IAEA of agreement to snap nuclear inspections - AFP (October 28, 2003)
Force not foreseen against Iran in nuclear row: Britain - AFP (October 27, 2003)
UN nuclear watchdog chief briefs EU ministers on Iran deal - AFP (October 27, 2003)
Iranian pop legend dies at 74 - BBC (October 27, 2003)
Syria, Iran are cooperating, says Britain's Iraq envoy - Reuters (October 27, 2003)
Iranians still enriching uranium - BBC (October 26, 2003)
Iran yet to halt uranium enrichment as IAEA deadline looms - AFP (October 26, 2003)
Iranian official says Iran might have stopped uranium enrichment - AFP (October 26, 2003)
Iranian politician warns US trying to come between Iran and Europe - AFP (October 25, 2003)
Iran's promise to come clean on nuke programme faces quick test - AFP (October 25, 2003)
IAEA inspectors arrive in Iran on verification mission - AFP (October 25, 2003)
'Taleban retaking land' says UN - BBC (October 25, 2003)
Iran trying to avoid UN condemnation over nuke program but jury still out - AFP (October 24, 2003)
UN nuclear team to return to Iran on Saturday - AFP (October 24, 2003)
Iranians protest at nuclear deal - BBC (October 24, 2003)
Hundreds of Iranian hardliners demand withdrawal from NPT - AFP (October 24, 2003)
Iran 'has no nuclear secrets left' - The Guardian (October 24, 2003)
Iran has made its promises. Now the west must, too - The Guardian (October 24, 2003)
Iran hands over nuclear papers - BBC (October 23, 2003)
Iran delivers nuclear report to UN watchdog - AFP (October 23, 2003)
Blair envoy warns Iran on 'meddling' - The Guardian (October 23, 2003)
Iran conservatives hail deal - The Guardian (October 23, 2003)
'Iran must learn to play ball fast' - The Guardian (October 23, 2003)
Nuclear deal splits Iran hardliners - BBC (October 22, 2003)
Iran's nuclear move in press spotlight - BBC (October 22, 2003)
Iranians to submit nuclear papers - BBC (October 22, 2003)
UK considers Iran ex-diplomat's case - BBC (October 22, 2003)
Pakistan PM in Iran - BBC (October 22, 2003)
Iran will hand over documents to UN nuclear watchdog Thursday: official - AFP (October 22, 2003)
Iran developing nuclear arms, Israeli FM says, urges intrusive inspections - AFP (October 22, 2003)
Italy miffed over Iran nuclear initiative by Europe's "big three" - AFP (October 22, 2003)
Russia hopes nuclear deal will ease pressure over Iran power plant - AFP (October 22, 2003)
Russia ready to continue nuclear cooperation with Iran - AFP (October 22, 2003)
US calls Iran nuclear information pledge "first step" in right direction - AFP (October 22, 2003)
Iran's nuclear program will reach point of no return in 10 months: Israel - AFP (October 21, 2003)
UN chief welcomes Iran's statement on nuclear program - AFP (October 21, 2003)
Iranian deal a victory for European diplomacy: analysts - AFP (October 21, 2003)
Chronology of developments in Iran nuclear negotiations - AFP (October 21, 2003)
Iran reserves right to resume uranium enrichment: official - AFP (October 21, 2003)
Iran says it will soon sign deal with Russia on return of nuclear fuel - AFP (October 21, 2003)
Small extremist demonstration blocks European ministers in Tehran - AFP (October 21, 2003)
European FMs hail Iran nuclear deal, say will "stabilise region" - AFP (October 21, 2003)
Iran agrees "full transparency" over nuclear programme, tougher inspections - AFP (October 21, 2003)
Iran nuclear move welcomed - BBC (October 21, 2003)
Khatami's nuclear gamble - BBC (October 21, 2003)
Iran agrees to key nuclear demands - BBC (October 21, 2003)
EU ministers put pressure on Iran - The Guardian (October 21, 2003)
EU set for Iran nuclear talks - BBC (October 21, 2003)
Washington: Working closely with Paris, Berlin, London on Iran - AFP (October 20, 2003)
Germany FM arrives in Iran amid signs of nuclear deal - AFP (October 20, 2003)
European FMs fly in as Iran says conditions right for nuclear deal - AFP (October 20, 2003)
Britain's Straw arrives in Iran to join EU mission on Iran nuclear deal - AFP (October 20, 2003)
Straw to join delegation to Iran - Number 10 (October 20, 2003)
Europe push to end Iran row - BBC (October 20, 2003)
Iran press reflects nuclear tensions - BBC (October 20, 2003)
British, French, German FMs to visit Iran amid signs of nuclear deal - AFP (October 20, 2003)
Iran, IAEA reach "understanding" paving way for tougher nuclear inspections - AFP (October 20, 2003)
Iran pledges nuclear co-operation - BBC (October 19, 2003)
Iran opposed to Turkish troop deployment without UN, Iraqi consent - AFP (October 19, 2003)
Britain cagey on possible Iran visit to discuss nuclear crisis - AFP (October 19, 2003)
Iran invites British, French, German FMs for nuclear talks - AFP (October 19, 2003)
Iran asks ministers to nuclear talks - BBC (October 19, 2003)
UN watchdog holds Tehran talks - BBC (October 18, 2003)
Iran opens talks with UN nuclear watchdog on tougher inspections regime - AFP (October 18, 2003)
France warns against Iran action - The Guardian (October 18, 2003)
Straw to join EU foreign ministers on nuclear mission to Tehran - The Guardian (October 18, 2003)
Iran pledges not to build nuclear weapon - AFP (October 17, 2003)
Russia's Putin says confident Iran has no nuclear arms plans - AFP (October 17, 2003)
EU presses Iran on nuclear activities, uranium enrichment - AFP (October 17, 2003)
British, French, German foreign ministers may visit Iran over nuclear issue - AFP (October 17, 2003)
President Putin on Iran nuclear programme - Pravda (October 17, 2003)
Nuclear watchdog reports progress after talks with Iran - The Guardian (October 17, 2003)
CIA and Pentagon split over uranium intrigue - The Guardian (October 17, 2003)
US urges Iran to keep looming nuclear deadline - AFP (October 16, 2003)
With deadline looming, Iran vows full cooperation with UN nuclear agency - AFP (October 16, 2003)
Iran could receive Western help with nuclear energy: source - AFP (October 16, 2003)
EU to press Iran on surprise nuclear inspections - AFP (October 16, 2003)
Full text: ElBaradei interview - BBC (October 16, 2003)
Iran promises nuclear answers - BBC (October 16, 2003)
Iran vows to "accelerate considerably" its cooperation with IAEA - AFP (October 16, 2003)
Iran expresses "readiness" to allow tougher nuke probes, answer suspicions - AFP (October 16, 2003)
Iran: Trilateral agreement on division of Caspian Sea is illegitimate - Pravda (October 16, 2003)
UN nuclear agency chief flies to Iran - The Guardian (October 16, 2003)
No extension of deadline for Iran, nuclear chief says - The Independent (October 16, 2003)
Iran furious over human rights, nuclear criticism from EU - AFP (October 15, 2003)
Iran dragging its feet on nuclear issue, says UN inspection chief - AFP (October 15, 2003)
U.S. Calls on Iran to Fully Disclose Nuclear Program - Washington File (October 15, 2003)
UN nuclear chief warns Iran - BBC (October 15, 2003)
In pictures: Shirin Ebadi homecoming - BBC (October 15, 2003)
Nobel winner to 'struggle' on - BBC (October 15, 2003)
Son of Bin Laden 'directing terror attacks from Iran' - The Independent (October 15, 2003)
Tehran developing uranium centrifuges, says opposition group - The Guardian (October 15, 2003)
Britain's Straw refuses to rule out military action in Iran nuclear dispute - AFP (October 14, 2003)
IAEA should examine all information on Iran's nuclear program: US - AFP (October 14, 2003)
IAEA chief meets Russian FM ahead of Iran mission - AFP (October 14, 2003)
Iran to open talks with IAEA on snap inspections Saturday - AFP (October 14, 2003)
Iran secretly building uranium-enriching plant, opposition says - AFP (October 14, 2003)
UN's nuclear watchdog warns Iran that deadline cast in stone - AFP (October 14, 2003)
Iran fully cooperating with IAEA, but needs interests respected: Khatami - AFP (October 14, 2003)
Iran President agrees to cooperation with IAEA, says no to diktat - Pravda (October 14, 2003)
Iran Nobel winner gets hero's welcome - BBC (October 14, 2003)
Nobel peace prize winner Ebadi leaves for Tehran - AFP (October 14, 2003)
Khatami advice to Nobel laureate - BBC (October 14, 2003)
Afghan peace mission expanded - BBC (October 13, 2003)
Russia delays launch of Iran nuclear power plant: report - AFP (October 13, 2003)
Iran, NKorea at centre of meeting between Russian FM and IAEA chief - AFP (October 13, 2003)
EU reiterates "grave concern" over Iran's nuclear capacity - AFP (October 13, 2003)
UN nuclear agency chief to visit Iran on Thursday: IAEA - AFP (October 13, 2003)
Russia delays Iran nuclear plant - BBC (October 13, 2003)
Iran pledges nuclear progress - BBC (October 13, 2003)
EU still "deeply concerned" over rights in Iran - AFP (October 13, 2003)
Peace laureate Ebadi in "don't attack Iran" plea - AFP (October 12, 2003)
Khatami's silence signals official anger over Ebadi Nobel Peace Prize win - AFP (October 12, 2003)
Israeli press gripped by reports of nuclear war plans on Iran - AFP (October 12, 2003)
Israel deploys nuclear arms in submarines - The Observer (October 12, 2003)
Israel ready to launch preemptive strike on nuclear sites in Iran: report - AFP (October 11, 2003)
IAEA says time "running out" for Iran to provide nuclear details - AFP (October 11, 2003)
Iranian media split on Nobel - BBC (October 11, 2003)
Nobel peace laureate calls for halt to stoning, amputation in Iran - AFP (October 11, 2003)
Reformist delight, conservative dismay at Iran woman's Nobel Prize win - AFP (October 11, 2003)
Nobel Prize win may have come too late for embattled Iran reformers - AFP (October 11, 2003)
"Shirin who?" -- from anonymity to fame for Iran's Nobel Peace Prize winner - AFP (October 11, 2003)
Pope snubbed as Iranian rights lawyer wins Nobel peace prize - The Guardian (October 11, 2003)
Warm congratulations and confusion in Tehran over Nobel Prize award - AFP (October 10, 2003)
Annan, senior UN officials congratulate 2003 Nobel Peace Prize winner - UN (October 10, 2003)
Nobel winner's plea to Iran - BBC (October 10, 2003)
Iranian activist wins Nobel prize - BBC (October 10, 2003)
Shirin Ebadi's peace prize citation - BBC (October 10, 2003)
Peace award divides Iran - BBC (October 10, 2003)
Officials cautious, reformists revel over contentious Nobel Peace Prize win - AFP (October 10, 2003)
Shirin Ebadi, human rights defender who enraged Iran's hardliners - AFP (October 10, 2003)
Nobel Peace laureate an "exceptional choice": French president - AFP (October 10, 2003)
Nobel prize winner calls for release of Iranian political prisoners - AFP (October 10, 2003)
Shirin Ebadi, Iranian rights activist, wins Nobel Peace Prize - AFP (October 10, 2003)
US hawk warns Iran threat must be eliminated - The Guardian (October 10, 2003)
US mulling defensive missiles against Iran in Europe: report - AFP (October 9, 2003)
Afghan battle 'worst in months' - BBC (October 9, 2003)
Iran can play into extra time in nuclear wrangle: president - AFP (October 8, 2003)
Iran expects to sign final nuclear deal with Russia soon - AFP (October 8, 2003)
Iran's Khatami vows to cooperate with IAEA, but no end to uranium enrichment - AFP (October 8, 2003)
Khatami blasts custody death trial - BBC (October 8, 2003)
Iranian official denies beating reporter to death - The Guardian (October 8, 2003)
Iran denies secret negotiations with US - Daily Times (October 7, 2003)
Iranian tried for journalist's death - BBC (October 7, 2003)
Iran defies IAEA on uranium plans - BBC (October 7, 2003)
Iran offers up nuclear secrets - The Guardian (October 7, 2003)
US says Iran cannot pick and choose IAEA demands to fulfill - AFP (October 6, 2003)
Iran releases nuclear data - BBC (October 6, 2003)
IAEA begins key Iran inspections, Tehran shows signs of cooperation- AFP (October 6, 2003)
Iran says "not bound" by IAEA deadline, but promises quick answers - AFP (October 5, 2003)
Oman welcomes easing of Iran-US tensions, rules out troops for Iraq - AFP (October 5, 2003)
US and Iran in secret peace talks - The Guardian (October 5, 2003)
Iran defies US over weapons hunt - The Scotsman (October 5, 2003)
Press anxious about nuclear talks - BBC (October 5, 2003)
Iran will conditionally agree to sign nuclear protocol: minister - AFP (October 4, 2003)
Framework set for Iran's cooperation with UN nuclear watchdog: official - AFP (October 4, 2003)
Iran 'optimistic' after nuclear talks - BBC (October 4, 2003)
Iran's policewomen return to the beat - BBC (October 4, 2003)
'Two confess' to embassy attacks - BBC (October 4, 2003)
Iran says attackers of British Embassy were "adventurers" - Ananova (October 4, 2003)
Iran arrests on UK embassy shots - BBC (October 3, 2003)
Iran's 'new terms' for inspections - BBC (October 3, 2003)
Iran conditions signature of deal on snap nuclear inspections - AFP (October 3, 2003)
Nuclear watchdog starts talks in Iran - The Guardian (October 3, 2003)
Iran faces critical decision - BBC (October 3, 2003)
Nuclear inspectors hold Iran talks - BBC (October 2, 2003)
Iran will continue to cooperate with IAEA: Khatami - AFP (October 2, 2003)
Iran, IAEA nuclear inspectors meet ahead of crucial probe - AFP (October 2, 2003)
Iran hits out at Canada for "undiplomatic" behaviour - AFP (October 1, 2003)
UN experts head to Iran to begin nuclear inspections - AFP (October 1, 2003)
Iran must prevent nuclear issue going to UN: FM - AFP (October 1, 2003)


September 2003
UN nuclear agency wants "full disclosure" from Iran - AFP (September 30, 2003)
Iranian hardliner says tougher nuke inspections first step to end of regime - AFP (September 30, 2003)
US says Iran nuke program should go to UN if IAEA demands are not met - AFP (September 29, 2003)
EU warns Iran of economic fallout from nuclear drive - AFP (September 29, 2003)
US expects Russia to end Iran nuclear cooperation if IAEA demands not met - AFP (September 29, 2003)
Iran plays down enriched uranium find, rejects curbs on nuclear programme - AFP (September 29, 2003)
Britain demands Iran come clean on nuclear ambitions - AFP (September 29, 2003)
Iran stands defiant over nuclear programme - The Guardian (September 29, 2003)
Iran sticks by nuclear programme - BBC (September 28, 2003)
Iran says it is willing to cooperate with UN nuclear watchdog - AFP (September 28, 2003)
Iran rules out compromise on uranium enrichment - AFP (September 28, 2003)
Every militiaman is an atomic bomb, Iranian general says - AFP (September 28, 2003)
Putin and Bush warn Iran, North Korea over nuclear programmes - AFP (September 27, 2003)
Iran announces nuclear team visit - BBC (September 27, 2003)
US and Russia warn Iran - BBC (September 27, 2003)
US-Russia summit tackles Iran - BBC (September 27, 2003)
IAEA calls for "full cooperation and transparency" from Iran - AFP (September 27, 2003)
IAEA calls for "full cooperation and transparency" from Iran - AFP (September 27, 2003)
Iranian militia seize 14,000 satellite dishes - AFP (September 27, 2003)
US anger at Putin over Iran - The Guardian (September 27, 2003)
Iran woman awaits execution - The Guardian (September 27, 2003)
Iranian crocodile kills boy - BBC (September 27, 2003)
Khomeini kin seeks action on Iran - BBC (September 27, 2003)
Britain 'may free Iranian as part of prisoner swap deal' - Ananova (September 26, 2003)
Kazemi murder enquiry farce continues as court says only one person responsible - Reporters sans frontières (September 26, 2003)
IAEA inspectors delay Iran visit - BBC (September 26, 2003)
UN nuclear watchdog mission to Iran delayed as Tehran asks for more time to prepare - AFP (September 26, 2003)
Iran casts shadow over Bush-Putin summit - AFP (September 26, 2003)
New Iran uranium find reinforces bomb fears - The Guardian (September 26, 2003)
Iran says could sign deal on nuke inspections - AFP (September 26, 2003)
Iran nukes to be on Bush-Putin summit agenda - AFP (September 25, 2003)
Iran's Khatami says IAEA nuclear ultimatum "unjust" - AFP (September 25, 2003)
Iran under pressure over uranium 'find' - BBC (September 25, 2003)
IAEA inspectors find more traces of enriched uranium in Iran: diplomats - AFP (September 25, 2003)
Iran willing to cooperate if US changes attitude: Iranian FM - AFP (September 25, 2003)
On eve of inspection, Iran defies IAEA over uranium enrichment - AFP (September 25, 2003)
Iran has a month to convince UN weapons inspectors - AFP (September 25, 2003)
Israeli military chief warns against Iranian non-conventional weapons - AFP (September 24, 2003)
Iran losing patience, unlikely to sign up - Jane's (September 24, 2003)
Kazemi's family can attend trial, Iran sa - Toronto Star (September 24, 2003)
IAEA mission heading to Iran Sunday - AFP (September 23, 2003)
Iran's Rafsanjani says nuclear talks will proceed, but at slower pace - AFP (September 23, 2003)
Iran presses on with uranium enrichment, on track to reject IAEA deadline - AFP (September 23, 2003)
Agent charged over Iran death - BBC (September 23, 2003)
Iran parades new missiles daubed with threats to wipe Israel off map - The Guardian (September 23, 2003)
Iraq oil assets 'up for sale' - BBC (September 22, 2003)
Iran 'to cut nuclear co-operation' - BBC (September 22, 2003)
Iran may be backing off from full cooperation on nuclear issue: diplomats -AFP (September 22, 2003)
Iran official says IAEA to send experts, hints at signing of NPT protocol - AFP (September 22, 2003)
Iran shows off ballistic missiles sporting anti-Israeli, US slogans - AFP (September 22, 2003)
Khatami says committed to detente, but also greater military technology - AFP (September 22, 2003)
Cleric slams US embassy seizure - BBC (September 21, 2003)
Putin says Russia, US partners and allies against nuclear proliferation - AFP (September 21, 2003)
Iran says it will respond to IAEA ultimatum "before or after" deadline - AFP (September 21, 2003)
US presents coast guard cutter to Azerbaijan - AFP (September 20, 2003)
Karzai names new appointments in Afghan defence ministry shake-up - AFP (September 20, 2003)
Europeans fail to end Iranian nuclear crisis - The Guardian (September 20, 2003)
UK weighs Iranian's extradition - BBC (September 19, 2003)
UK urged to aid Iran dissidents - BBC (September 19, 2003)
Black-out for Beckham as Iran deems ads "too suggestive" - BBC (September 19, 2003)
Russia-Iran nuclear deal 'far off' - BBC (September 19, 2003)
Britain, France and Germany send letter to Iran over nuclear inspection row - AFP (September 19, 2003)
Russia, Iran still at odds over final nuclear reactor deal - AFP (September 19, 2003)
Russia, Iran still far off on nuclear agreement: minister - AFP (September 19, 2003)
No date seen for Russia-Iran spent nuclear fuel accord: minister - AFP (September 19, 2003)
Iran rejects tying of talks with EU to progress on nuclear issue - AFP (September 18, 2003)
Iran's Rafsanjani warns Israel against attacking nuclear sites - AFP (September 18, 2003)
Saudis consider nuclear bomb - The Guardian (September 18, 2003)
US blacklists Russian arms firm selling to Iran - The Guardian (September 18, 2003)
More signs emerge that Iran is set to reject nuclear ultimatum - AFP (September 17, 2003)
Dissident Iran cleric's warning - BBC (September 17, 2003)
Dissident Cleric Publicly Criticizes Government - RFE (September 17, 2003)
Iranian reformists lobby behind jailed dissident for Nobel Peace Prize - AFP (September 17, 2003)
Iranian naturalists welcome lower caviar quotas - Reuters (September 17, 2003)
Iran says committed to NPT, but yet to overcome anger over IAEA ultimatum - AFP (September 17, 2003)
More signs emerge that Iran is set to reject nuclear ultimatum - AFP (September 17, 2003)
Iran debates nuclear co-operation - BBC (September 17, 2003)
Dissident Iran cleric's warning - BBC (September 17, 2003)
Pressure over nuke programme anti-Islamic: Rafsanjani - AFP (September 17, 2003)
Fears for Iran's political prisoners - BBC (September 16, 2003)
Downturn in British-Iran relations is par for the course - AFP (September 16, 2003)
Moscow heads for nuclear reactor accord with Tehran: minister - AFP (September 16, 2003)
US wants Iran to respond to IAEA questions - AFP (September 16, 2003)
Iran's fears are real - The Guardian (September 16, 2003)
Iran says it will stick to nuclear treaty - The Guardian (September 16, 2003)
IAEA Meeting Begins In Vienna Amid Disagreement On Iran - RFE (September 15, 2003)
Khatami fiercely denies Iran's nuclear weapon ambitions - AFP (September 15, 2003)
Iran remains fully committed to NPT: Iran vice president - AFP (September 15, 2003)
Iran vow on nuclear inspections - BBC (September 15, 2003)
Iran MPs stage hunger strike - BBC (September 15, 2003)
Fresh shooting at UK Iran compound - BBC (September 15, 2003)
Iran plays nuclear brinkmanship - The Guardian (September 15, 2003)
Iran to keep calm over ultimatum - The Guardian (September 15, 2003)
Iran reviews nuclear relations - BBC (September 14, 2003)
Powell renews call for Iran's accounting of nuclear program - AFP (September 14, 2003)
UN deadline on Iran could backfire: Iranian ambassador - AFP (September 14, 2003)
Fears over Iran bomb plans after threat to quit treaty - Scotsman (September 14, 2003)
Iran threatens pullout from nuclear pact after IAEA deadline - AFP (September 13, 2003)
Russia urges Iran nuclear compliance - BBC (September 13, 2003)
Iranian media reject nuclear ultimatum - BBC (September 13, 2003)
Enormous international pressure needed on Iran over nukes: analysts - AFP (September 13, 2003)
November 20 is crunch time for Iran in nuclear row - AFP (September 13, 2003)
Iran reacts with anger, defiance to IAEA nuclear deadline - AFP (September 13, 2003)
Iran's nuclear deadline - The Guardian (September 13, 2003)
Iran given seven weeks to answer nuclear questions - The Independent (September 13, 2003)
Iran ex-diplomat freed on bail - BBC (September 12, 2003)
Iran protest over nuclear deadline - BBC (September 12, 2003)
Russia against an Iranian nuclear weapons programme: Ivanov - AFP (September 12, 2003)
IAEA says will closely monitor Iran's nuclear program - AFP (September 12, 2003)
Iranian delegation walks out of IAEA nuclear talks - AFP (September 12, 2003)
IAEA sets October 31 deadline on Iran to disclose nuclear program - AFP (September 12, 2003)
US sure of IAEA support for resolution on Iran - AFP (September 12, 2003)
Deadline for Iran to prove it is not building N-bomb programme - The Guardian (September 12, 2003)
21 countries to support U.S.-proposed resolution on Iran's nuclear programs? - Pravda (September 11, 2003)
Russia supports draft Iran resolution at UN nuclear agency: source - AFP (September 11, 2003)
Iranian Foreign Minister calls Indian counterpart to discuss nuclear issue - AFP (September 11, 2003)
UN nuclear watchdog delays meeting on imposing Iranian nuclear deadline - AFP (September 11, 2003)
US and allies confident of securing UN nuclear watchdog deadline for Iran - AFP (September 11, 2003)
Ground Zero leaves a gaping hole in the heart of New York - BBC (September 11, 2003)
Iran angry over nuclear pressure - BBC (September 10, 2003)
Europe and US united in tackling nuclear Iran - Telegraph (September 10, 2003)
UN nuclear watchdog considers deadline for Iran to fully reveal atom program - AFP (September 10, 2003)
Iran rejects international pressure over nuclear programme - AFP (September 10, 2003)
UN appeals to NATO to fight drugs in Afghanistan - AFP (September 10, 2003)
More shots at UK Iran embassy - BBC (September 9, 2003)
Iran in non-compliance on nuclear program: US official - AFP (September 9, 2003)
Iran faces October deadline - BBC (September 9, 2003)
UN nuclear chief hits out at Iran - The Guardian (September 9, 2003)
Foreign Minister Says Tehran, Damascus Coordinating On Iraq - RFE (September 8, 2003)
US says "almost all" IAEA members share concern about Iran's nuclear program - AFP (September 8, 2003)
UN nuclear watchdog to call on Iran to prove its nuclear program is peaceful - AFP (September 8, 2003)
Russia dragging feet over Iran nuclear project amid pressure, fears - AFP (September 8, 2003)
Q&A: Iran's nuclear plans - BBC (September 8, 2003)
Iran plans terror fund freeze - BBC (September 8, 2003)
Iran nuclear plants under scrutiny - BBC (September 8, 2003)
Iran 'has nuclear bomb project' - The Guardian (September 8, 2003)
Nuclear pressure could backfire, Iran warns US - The Independent (September 8, 2003)
Iran asked UN agency boss to play down nuclear concerns: report - AFP (September 7, 2003)
Iranian ambassador returns to UK - BBC (September 7, 2003)
Iran blasts Israel over Hamas attack, accuses EU of "discrimination" - AFP (September 7, 2003)
Dozens of Iranian scientists already working on nuclear bomb: report - AFP (September 6, 2003)
Iran may agree to tougher nuclear inspections in near future: minister - AFP (September 6, 2003)
UN nuclear watchdog to mull resolution on defiant Iran - AFP (September 6, 2003)
Russia, Iran fail to agree on key nuclear accord: ministry - AFP (September 6, 2003)
U.S. softens stance on Iran nuclear program - AP (September 6, 2003)
Iran issues warning to Britain over jailed diplomat - The Independent (September 6, 2003)
Diplomatic row with Britain has destructive effect: Iran - AFP (September 6, 2003)
U.S. to seek IAEA action on Iran nukes - CNN (September 5, 2003)
French firm probed in move of pumps to Iran - Washington Times (September 5, 2003)
Mofaz holds talks on Iranian nuclear program - Ha'aretz (September 5, 2003)
UK lets non-essential staff leave embassy - The Independent (September 5, 2003)
UK embassy staff can leave Iran - BBC (September 4, 2003)
Rumsfeld accuses Syria and Iran - Telegraph (September 4, 2003)
US to push for strong IAEA resolution on Iran: ambassador - AFP (September 4, 2003)
Blair issues warning to Iran over nuclear weapons - Ananova (September 4, 2003)
China promises progress on nuke test ban, worries about North Korea and Iran - AFP (September 4, 2003)
Iran weighs options against Britain as tension between two mounts - AFP (September 4, 2003)
Concern grows for Iranian web journalist - Journalism.co.uk (September 4, 2003)
Russia May Supply Air Defense Systems to Iran - Pravda (September 3, 2003)
Jordan's king, Iran's president call for independent Palestine - AFP (September 3, 2003)
Jordan's King Could Act As Mediator Between Tehran, Washington - RFE (September 3, 2003)
Khatami Rejects Compromise Offered By Hard-Liners On Reform Bills - RFE (September 3, 2003)
Analysis: Iran's UK dilemma - BBC (September 3, 2003)
Shots close UK Iran mission - BBC (September 3, 2003)
Iran envoy leaves UK amid row - BBC (September 3, 2003)
Iran's ambassador quits London - The Guardian (September 3, 2003)
Iran wants more time to convince hardliners on nuclear treaty - AFP (September 2, 2003)
UN nuclear watchdog urges Iran to allow snap inspections - AFP (September 2, 2003)
Political blow to Iranian president - BBC (September 2, 2003)
President Khatami welcomes King Abdullah on first visit to Iran - Middle East Online (September 2, 2003)
Key Afghan defence reforms approved - BBC (September 1, 2003)
Iran attacks nuclear 'pressure' - BBC (September 1, 2003)
Iran official asks EU to calm nuclear debate - Reuters (September 1, 2003)
Bombings hit UN plans to repatriate Iraqis - Reuters (September 1, 2003)


August 2003
Iran's nuclear capability represents "nightmare scenario": Israel - AFP (August 31, 2003)
Uncertainty over whether Iran will sign nuclear protocol - AFP (August 31, 2003)
Thousands mourn murdered Iraq cleric - BBC (August 31, 2003)
Jordan kingdue in Iran on Tuesday - AFP (August 31, 2003)
Iran wants to allay nuclear suspicions but won't cede to pressure: Khatami - AFP (August 30, 2003)
"Bad news" if Iran does not allow snap nuclear inspections: EU - AFP (August 30, 2003)
Iran mourns Shia leader - BBC (August 30, 2003)
Murdered ayatollah was seen as key player by Tehran - The Guardian (August 30, 2003)
Afghan gold stash found intact - BBC (August 29, 2003)
Russia to delay signing key nuclear agreement with Iran - AFP (August 29, 2003)
UN report shows Iran lied but gives no proof of weapons programme - AFP (August 29, 2003)
Pakistan, Iran blast nuclear cooperation accusation - AFP (August 29, 2003)
Israel 'would bomb Iran nuclear plant' - Annanova (August 29, 2003)
FM: Iran to reach nuclear point of no return within one year - Ha'aretz (August 29, 2003)
EU to press Iran on nuclear plans - BBC (August 29, 2003)
Iraq holy city blast kills scores - BBC (August 29, 2003)
Iran diplomat refused bail - BBC (August 29, 2003)
Research student remanded over bomb attack - The Guardian (August 29, 2003)
Diplomat's arrest unites Iran's press - The Guardian (August 29, 2003)
Secrets safe - The Guardian (August 29, 2003)
EU's Solana to press Iran over nuclear inspections - AFP (August 28, 2003)
Schroeder urges Iran to give full disclosure on atomic program - AFP (August 28, 2003)
Russia engages US in new war of words over Iran - AFP (August 28, 2003)
Tehran wants clarifications before agreeing to snap nuclear checks - AFP (August 28, 2003)
Canada lashes out at Iran over death probe delays - Reuters (August 28, 2003)
Iran threat to expel UK envoy - Telegraph (August 28, 2003)
UK-Iran extradition row continues - BBC (August 27, 2003)
US renews opposition to Russian nuclear cooperation with Iran - AFP (August 27, 2003)
UN inspectors found two types of enriched nuclear material in Iran: diplomat - AFP (August 27, 2003)
Iran faces showdown on nuclear secrets - The Guardian (August 27, 2003)
Iran does not rule out expelling British envoy - AFP (August 27, 2003)
Crisis talks over Iran envoy arrest - BBC (August 26, 2003)
Iran agrees to negotiate on surprise nuclear inspections - AFP (August 26, 2003)
US fails to convince Russia to halt nuclear cooperation with Iran - AFP (August 26, 2003)
IAEA chief says traces of enriched uranium at Iranian plant - AFP (August 26, 2003)
Iran nukes still a concern - IAEA - CNN (August 26, 2003)
Lead agency needed to handle Iran nukes - Ha'aretz (August 26, 2003)
Nuclear agency uneasy over Iran - BBC (August 26, 2003)
Ex-envoy’s arrest will harm UK ties: Iran - Reuters (August 26, 2003)
Iran death findings 'wrong' - BBC (August 26, 2003)
Envoy's arrest sparks Iranian press anger - BBC (August 25, 2003)
Iranians charged over Canadian death - BBC (August 25, 2003)
Iran tells China it has no plans to develop nuclear weapons - AFP (August 25, 2003)
China Ready to Push Forward Relations with Iran: Hu - People's Daily (August 25, 2003)
US Wants UN Security Council to Deal with Iran - Reuters (August 25, 2003)
Iran FM, Vajpayee discuss bilateral relations - The Peninsula (August 25, 2003)
Iran threatens Britain over diplomat's terrorism arrest - Telegraph (August 25, 2003)
UK rejects Iran's call for apology after arrest of former envoy to Argentina - The Independent (August 25, 2003)
Iran threatens UK over arrest of ex-ambassador - The Guardian (August 25, 2003)
Iran escalates envoy arrest row - BBC (August 24, 2003)
Moscow demands Iran return spent nuclear fuel - AFP (August 23, 2003)
Iran cuts ties with Argentina - BBC (August 23, 2003)
Ex-envoy arrested over bomb attack - The Guardian (August 23, 2003)
Iranians secretly deported: NADA - The Age (August 23, 2003)
Iran ready to send spent nuke fuel to Russia - Reuters (August 23, 2003)
Diplomatic row over UK arrest of Iranian - Telegraph (August 23, 2003)
Refugees Return Home From Iran - RFE (August 22, 2003)
Iran ex-diplomat faces terror hearing - BBC (August 22, 2003)
Iran ex-envoy held in bomb probe - BBC (August 21, 2003)
Israel lowering its rhetorical profile on Iran's nuke plans - Ha'aretz (August 21, 2003)
Strong quake hits southeastern Iran - AFP (August 21, 2003)
Iran reformists warn of chaos - Reuters (August 20, 2003)
Tehran Reassures Russia Over Nuclear Program - RFE (August 19, 2003)
Iran will never give up nuclear technology: supreme leader - AFP (August 19, 2003)
Iran says it is still discussing additional NPT protocol with IAEA - AFP (August 18, 2003)
Iran reassures Russia over nuclear programme - AFP (August 18, 2003)
Tehran warns Israel against strikes on Bushehr - Ha'aretz (August 18, 2003)
Iran blames enriched uranium on contamination - Reuters (August 18, 2003)
Iranians hopeful on reporters' release - BBC (August 18, 2003)
Iran boundary riot 'kills eight' - BBC (August 18, 2003)
Iran 'foiled al-Qaeda attacks' - BBC (August 17, 2003)
Top conservative says Iran should resist Western demands on nuclear issue - AFP (August 17, 2003)
Afghanistan opens local recruiting centre for new army - AFP (August 17, 2003)
Turkmenistan holds major military exercise on Caspian coast - AFP (August 16, 2003)
Iran accuses Argentina of playing politics - Reuters (August 16, 2003)
US shuts down political wing of People’s Mujahideen - AFP (August 16, 2003)
Hard-Liners Strike Down Bill To Loosen Election Restrictions - RFE (August 15, 2003)
Zahra Kazemi Case : EU foreign ministers urged to put pressure on Iran - Reporters sans frontières (August 14, 2003)
Iran develops nuclear plant - BBC (August 14, 2003)
Iran refuses US al-Qaeda access - BBC (August 13, 2003)
Iran's leader admits reforms have stalled - The Guardian (August 13, 2003)
Iran allows firms to work with US in Iraq - Reuters (August 13, 2003)
President Khatami Criticizes Religious Hard-Liners - RFE (August 12, 2003)
Saudi names al Qaeda held by Iran - CNN (August 12, 2003)
Iran women's bill rejected - BBC (August 12, 2003)
Americans do not want return of Iraqi refugees from Iran. Is that so? - Pravda (August 12, 2003)
Russia “surprised” over Iran’s statement on Caspian Sea - Russia Journal (August 12, 2003)
Clergy opposes Iran women’s rights bill - AFP (August 12, 2003)
Nato takes over Afghan command - BBC (August 11, 2003)
Iran to try 'some' al-Qaeda suspects - BBC (August 11, 2003)
Iranian pilgrims risk life and limb - BBC (August 10, 2003)
Make Iran next, says Ayatollah's grandson - The Guardian (August 10, 2003)
Iran could try some Qaeda men: Minister - AFP (August 10, 2003)
Arms dealer in talks with US officials about Iran - SMH (August 9, 2003)
Iran holding al-Qaida men 'as bargaining chip with US' - The Guardian (August 8, 2003)
Iran's rulers 'should call referendum' - BBC (August 7, 2003)
Iran students ordered released - BBC (August 7, 2003)
Iran rejects reports that it is close to building nuclear bomb - AP (August 7, 2003)
Iran says talks on nuclear inspections positive - Reuters (August 7, 2003)
Bill sparks storm of protest in Iran parliament - Reuters (August 6, 2003)
Iran 'opposes' nuclear weapons - BBC (August 6, 2003)
NKorea plans missile exports to Iran, joint nuclear development: report - AFP (August 6, 2003)
Pakistan says alleged links to Iranian nuke program "flights of fancy" - AFP (August 6, 2003)
Khamenei to have last say on nuclear checks - Reuters (August 5, 2003)
Clemency urged for Iran students - BBC (August 5, 2003)
Iran will not hand over Al Qaida men to U.S. - Reuters (August 5, 2003)
US wants intensive inspections in Iran - AFP (August 4, 2003)
IAEA experts start crucial talks in Iran, as conservatives call for resistance - AFP (August 4, 2003)
UN nuclear team visits Iran - BBC (August 4, 2003)
Iran's capacity to build nuclear bomb is growing - LA Times (August 4, 2003)
Iran's hardliners step up arrests of activists - The Guardian (August 4, 2003)
Iran current hot tourist spot for Saudis - Gulf News (August 4, 2003)
Strong quake rocks south Iran - Reuters (August 4, 2003)
Iran gears up for talks on additional protocol to nuclear treaty - AFP (August 3, 2003)
Iran wants US to swap rebels for Qaeda men: Report - The Penninsula (August 3, 2003)
Iranian dancer sparks cultural conflict during homecoming - AP (August 2, 2003)
Beirut blast kills Hezbollah fighter - BBC (August 2, 2003)
Islam stops Iran having nuke arms: Rafsanjani - AFP (August 2, 2003)
Iran embraces the Russian beer - Reuters (August 2, 2003)
US being dragged into new Vietnam war in Iraq: former Iran president - AFP (August 1, 2003)
White House: No talks with Iran on prisoner swap - CNN (August 1, 2003)
21 journalists held, making Iran the biggest prison for journalists in the Middle East - Reporters sans frontières (August 1, 2003)


July 2003
Two Iranian journalists arrested, other foreign media harassed - Reporters sans frontières (July 31, 2003)
Iran / Proliferation - Ministere des Affaires etrangeres (July 31, 2003)
France urges Iran to make confidence-building gesture on nuclear program - AFP (July 31, 2003)
US slaps sanctions on Chinese company - AFP (July 31, 2003)
Iran death 'murder by hardliners' - Telegraph (July 31, 2003)
Iran points to journalist 'murder' - BBC (July 30, 2003)
Bush Says Development of Nuclear Weapons Not in Iran's Interest - Washington File (July 30, 2003)
Facing external pressure, Iranian hardliners crack down - CNN (July 29, 2003)
France questions exiled Iranian - BBC (July 29, 2003)
Is Iran sick of being a nuclear ‘have-not’? - Reuters (July 29, 2003)
Iran demands release of reporters - Reuters (July 29, 2003)
Iran completing files on Al Qaeda members - AFP (July 29, 2003)
UN nuclear watchdog plans new Iran missions - AFP (July 29, 2003)
Tehran urged to sign up to tougher N-checks - AFP (July 28, 2003)
Caspian countries close to signing division pact - AFP (July 28, 2003)
Iran official backs nuclear protocol - BBC (July 27, 2003)
Random checks on Iran nuclear sites years away - AFP (July 27, 2003)
End of an era as Japan enters Iraq - The Guardian (July 26, 2003)
Iran arrests five over Canada death - BBC (July 26, 2003)
Tehran Judge Scrutinized After Journalist's Death - Washington Post (July 26, 2003)
Call for European Union to break with Iran over journalist's death - Reporters sans frontières (July 25, 2003)
Iranian 'spy' charged in Berlin - DPA (July 25, 2003)
Iran threatens NPT pullout if attacked - Reuters (July 25, 2003)
Farzad's anger at clerics and clerks - BBC (July 25, 2003)
Canada accused of killing Iranian - BBC (July 24, 2003)
Tehran Says It Holds Al-Qaeda Figures, But Keeps Options Open On Their Fate - RFE (July 24, 2003)
How might Cuba be jamming US transmissions to Iran? - The Guardian (July 24, 2003)
Iran journalists fear for colleagues - Reuters (July 24, 2003)
Iraqi refugees in Iran look forward to going home - AFP (July 24, 2003)
Canada recalls ambassador to Iran, may impose economic sanctions - Canada.com (July 23, 2003)
Iran holds 'top' al-Qaeda men - BBC (July 23, 2003)
U.S. beleievs Iran's nuclear know-how came from Pakistan - Ha'aretz (July 23, 2003)
Canadian buried in Iran - BBC (July 23, 2003)
Iran and Syria spurn Bush claims - BBC (July 22, 2003)
Canadian 'to be buried in Iran' - BBC (July 22, 2003)
Canada tackles Iran over reporter - BBC (July 22, 2003)
Iran: Foreign Minister Rejects Bush Terrorism Charge - RFE (July 22, 2003)
Iran says no plan to pull out of NPT - AFP (July 22, 2003)
Iran minister arrives on two-day visit - IANS (July 22, 2003)
Bush in new threat to Iran and Syria - The Guardian (July 22, 2003)
Bush cautions Iran and Syria - BBC (July 21, 2003)
EU to review ties with Iran - BBC (July 21, 2003)
Iran prosecutor investigates journalist's death - BBC (July 21, 2003)
Presidential Commission in Iran Attributes Photojournalist’s Death to "Physical Attack" - Eurasianet (July 21, 2003)
Iran's Sunni MPs speak out - BBC (July 21, 2003)
UN Inspectors in Iran for 'Routine' Visit - Reuters (July 21, 2003)
Bremer Says Iran Must Pull Back Border Posts - RFE (July 20, 2003)
Iran's supreme leader inaugurates new missile capable of hitting Israel - AFP (July 20, 2003)
Iran's ballistic missile represents threat to whole region: Israel - AFP (July 20, 2003)
Iran missile move alarms Israel - BBC (July 20, 2003)
Reporter died of 'head blow' - BBC (July 20, 2003)
Report on uranium enrichment questionable: Iran - Reuters (July 20, 2003)
Eating burgers beneath the veil - BBC (July 19, 2003)
Cuba denies jamming broadcast - BBC (July 19, 2003)
Iran regime can’t be toppled, says cleric - AFP (July 19, 2003)
Teheran 'nuclear threat' splits the White House - Telegraph (July 19, 2003)
Nuclear inspectors samples may point to Iranian weapons programme - The Guardian (July 19, 2003)
Russia-Iran Nuke Deal Soon to be Signed: Russian Official - People's Daily (July 18, 2003)
Iran broadcasts 'jammed by Cuba' - BBC (July 18, 2003)
Iran Must Pay Family of Blast Victim, Court Says - Washington Post (July 18, 2003)
No plans to acquire nuclear weapons, says Khatami - AFP (July 17, 2003)
Al-Qaeda spokesman 'in Iran' - BBC (July 17, 2003)
Scottish university takes online learning to Iran - The Scotsman (July 17, 2003)
Journalist murdered, Iran admits - The Guardian (July 17, 2003)
Iran probes journalist crackdown - BBC (July 16, 2003)
Canadian journalist 'beaten to death' - BBC (July 16, 2003)
Tehran Says Canadian Photojournalist Died As Result Of Beatings - RFE (July 16, 2003)
Iran orders inquiry after journalist beaten to death - The Guardian (July 16, 2003)
Iran's nuclear quest 'irreversible in 18 months' - Telegraph (July 16, 2003)
US 'not interested' in Iran talks - AFP (July 16, 2003)
Israel finds support from Britain over Iran - The Guardian (July 16, 2003)
Wrangle over body of journalist - The Guardian (July 16, 2003)
Choose democracy or despotism: Iran reformers - Reuters (July 16, 2003)
Castro regime jamming U.S. broadcasts into Iran - Washington Times (July 16, 2003)
U.S. condemns Cuba for jamming satellite signals to Iran - AP (July 15, 2003)
Iran leader denies profiteering - BBC (July 15, 2003)
Iran 'cancels' envoy's visit - BBC (July 15, 2003)
American Companies Armed Iran For Many Years - Pravda (July 15, 2003)
Iran dissident angry at verdict - BBC (July 14, 2003)
Inquiry after journalist dies in Iran - The Guardian (July 14, 2003)
Iran should quit Non-Proliferation Treaty, says press - Reuters (July 13, 2003)
Iran holds mass funeral for "martyrs" of war with Iraq - AFP (July 13, 2003)
President's offer to resign shocks Iranians - The Scotsman (July 13, 2003)
Iran president offers to quit - BBC (July 12, 2003)
Journalist dies in Iran custody - BBC (July 12, 2003)
Iranian twins laid to rest - BBC (July 12, 2003)
Tehran deploys Islamic vigilantes to attack protesters - The Independent (July 11, 2003)
Israel demanding halt to Iran's enriched uranium production - Ha'aretz (July 11, 2003)
Federal authorities probe businesses on Iran - AP (July 10, 2003)
Quakes rock Iranian desert - BBC (July 10, 2003)
Iran's frustrated generation - BBC (July 10, 2003)
Iran press limits protest comment - BBC (July 10, 2003)
Tehran Mostly Quiet After Fourth Anniversary Of Pro-Democracy Protests - RFE (July 10, 2003)
Iranian students held after calling off rally - The Guardian (July 10, 2003)
Vigilantes attack Iranian protestors - Telegraph (July 10, 2003)
Tehran rejects N-inspections but agrees to talks with IAEA - AFP (July 10, 2003)
Iran arrests student leaders on riots anniversary - AFP (July 10, 2003)
Tehran jammed by protesters - BBC (July 9, 2003)
UN nuclear team to visit Iran - BBC (July 9, 2003)
Press anger at ElBaradei visit - BBC (July 9, 2003)
Iran split over nuclear policy - BBC (July 9, 2003)
Iran may give way on inspections - The Guardian (July 9, 2003)
UN seeks tougher Iran inspections - BBC (July 8, 2003)
Second refugee protests by stitching up eyes - The Guardian (July 8, 2003)
Iran mourns conjoined twins - BBC (July 8, 2003)
Iranian twins die in surgery - BBC (July 8, 2003)
Twins die after 'agonising struggle' - The Guardian (July 8, 2003)
Iran acts to stop anniversary student protest - The Guardian (July 8, 2003)
Iran claims it has missile that can reach Israel - The Guardian (July 8, 2003)
Iran missile test alarms Israel - BBC (July 7, 2003)
'Final test' for Iranian missile - BBC (July 7, 2003)
Iranian hardliners want nukes - AP (July 7, 2003)
Iran should make first move on nuclear issues - IAEA - Reuters (July 7, 2003)
Complications hit twins operation - BBC (July 7, 2003)
Twins op in 'critical phase' - BBC (July 7, 2003)
Conjoined twins begin four-day operation in search of a life apart - The Independent (July 7, 2003)
US TV stirs up Iran's young rebels - The Guardian (July 6, 2003)
'If God wants us to live as two separate individuals, we will ...' - The Guardian (July 6, 2003)
Joshi releases Urdu, Hindi translations of Khatami's book - IANS (July 6, 2003)
Israel 'in range of Iranian missiles'- Telegraph (July 5, 2003)
Iran has successfully tested missile that can reach Israel - AP (July 4, 2003)
US punishes firms over Iran trade - BBC (July 4, 2003)
Fighting for the right to sing - BBC (July 4, 2003)
Powell: 'Keep out of Iran feud' - BBC (July 3, 2003)
Iranian security forces swoop on satellite TV owners in Tehran - AFP (July 3, 2003)
BBG Launches New Television Program for Iran - BBG (July 3, 2003)
Pressure Building To Increase Nuclear Transparency - RFE (July 3, 2003)
Japan, Iran to hold talks on WMDS July 12 - Japan Today (July 3, 2003)
Iran: N-plan 'should be signed' - CNN (July 2, 2003)
Iran exiles' leader freed on bail - BBC (July 2, 2003)
Pentagon Reassessing Violence As Shi'a Leaders, Iran Deny Roles - RFE (July 2, 2003)
Court: 52 Former Hostages Can't Sue Iran - Washington Post (July 2, 2003)
IAEA Presses Iran to Comply With Nuclear Safeguards - Arms Control Today (July 1, 2003)
Turning Iran Away From Nuclear Weapons - Arms Control Today (July 1, 2003)
U.S. unlikely to use force on Iran - AP (July 1, 2003)
Conciliatory Tehran agrees to invite in nuclear inspectors - The Guardian (July 1, 2003)


June 2003
Iran 'invites' nuclear chief back - BBC (June 30, 2003)
Iran media spotlight Iran-UK spat - BBC (June 30, 2003)
Student protesters warn leaders to allow free speech or risk confrontation - The Guardian (June 30, 2003)
Iran gets nuclear timetable - The Guardian (June 30, 2003)
Iran shuns Britain's appeal for nuclear inspectors - The Independent (June 30, 2003)
Iran negotiating extradition of top Qaeda members - AFP (June 29, 2003)
UK's Straw heads for Iran - BBC (June 28, 2003)
Protest over Iran student arrests - BBC (June 28, 2003)
Iran official to visit Russia for nuke talks - AFP (June 28, 2003)
Straw warns Iran to end its nuclear programme - Telegraph (June 28, 2003)
Straw steps up pressure on Iran - The Guardian (June 27, 2003)
UK's Straw to visit Iran - BBC (June 27, 2003)
Thousands held over Iran demos - BBC (June 27, 2003)
Iran denies arresting bin Laden's top aide - CNN (June 27, 2003)
One dead as three quakes jolt Iran - AFP (June 27, 2003)
Rice warns of 'Made in America' solution to Iran's nuclear plans - Telegraph (June 27, 2003)
MPs urge Khatami to live up to poll pledges - Reuters (June 26, 2003)
Moscow, London agree Iran must be urged to be more co-operative towards IAEA - Pravda (June 26, 2003)
Putin pressed on Iran - Telegraph (June 26, 2003)
Bush sees US-EU cooperation on Iran - AFP (June 26, 2003)
Iranian protesters use fire and hunger in their fight for freedom - Telegraph (June 26, 2003)
Iranian air force plane crashes south of capital, at least seven killed - AFP (June 25, 2003)
Blair comments outrage Iran - BBC (June 25, 2003)
Iran's defence minister says US nuclear pressure due to Iraq failure - AFP (June 25, 2003)
Suspicions grow of Paris-Tehran deal on terror - The Guardian (June 25, 2003)
Back to the future in Kabul - BBC (June 24, 2003)
Poll: Majority Backs Use of Force in Iran - Washington Post (June 24, 2003)
Blair supports Iranian student protests - AFP (June 24, 2003)
Iran's nuclear work revealed - Jane's (June 24, 2003)
Iran may extradite al-Qae'da prisoners - Telegraph (June 24, 2003)
Iran 'identifies' al-Qaeda suspects - BBC (June 23, 2003)
Fire protest woman dies - BBC (June 23, 2003)
Iran to 'cooperate' with IAEA - CNN (June 23, 2003)
Woo, don't isolate - The Guardian (June 23, 2003)
Mojahedin urges calm as 17 face Paris inquiry - The Guardian (June 23, 2003)
Hundreds jailed as Iran rounds up protesters - Telegraph (June 23, 2003)
Iranian protests fail to bring change - BBC (June 22, 2003)
17 Iranian Opposition leaders sent to judicial custody - AFP (June 22, 2003)
Three strikes for Iran - The Guardian (June 22, 2003)
France says Iran sect are 'fanatics' - The Guardian (June 22, 2003)
France investigates Iran exiles - BBC (June 22, 2003)
Putin refuses to cut Iran link - BBC (June 22, 2003)
Iran promises nuclear co-operation - BBC (June 21, 2003)
Cleric urges death for protesters - BBC (June 21, 2003)
Fourth person sets themselves on fire outside French embassy - The Guardian (June 21, 2003)
US says action against Iran "an option" - Telegraph (June 20, 2003)
Iran 'has no nuclear arms plan' - BBC (June 20, 2003)
Third person in fire protest - BBC (June 20, 2003)
UN watchdog rejects US ultimatum but pushes Tehran to reveal nuclear details - The Guardian (June 20, 2003)
Three more protesters set themselves alight - The Guardian (June 20, 2003)
US exiles target Iran's regime - BBC (June 19, 2003)
Iran urged over nuclear checks - BBC (June 19, 2003)
Iran blames US for nuclear pressure - BBC (June 19, 2003)
Bush warns Iran on nuclear weapons - The Guardian (June 19, 2003)
Iran 'breaching' nuclear safeguards - BBC (June 18, 2003)
US leads 'major diplomatic push' on Iran nuclear program - IHT (June 18, 2003)
Iran MPs slam Bush 'interference' - CNN (June 18, 2003)
Iranian group 'planned attacks' - BBC (June 18, 2003)
Iranian dies in fire protest - BBC (June 18, 2003)
Iranians detained in Paris raids - The Guardian (June 18, 2003)
Paris police target Iranian groups - BBC (June 17, 2003)
Iranian sets himself on fire - BBC (June 17, 2003)
Hope on the streets of Tehran - BBC (June 17, 2003)
Protests spread beyond Tehran - BBC (June 17, 2003)
Uzbek President visits Iran - Pravda (June 17, 2003)
Straw warns against interference in Iran - The Guardian (June 17, 2003)
EU intensifies pressure on Iran to accept inspections - The Guardian (June 17, 2003)
EU tells Iran to accept nuclear monitoring - The Independent (June 17, 2003)
Democracy in Iran - Telegraph (June 17, 2003)
Protests Straining Society, Relations With The U.S. - RFE (June 16, 2003)
What is US Iran policy? - BBC (June 16, 2003)
Iran rejects tougher nuclear checks - BBC (June 16, 2003)
Iran urged to accept tougher N-checks - BBC (June 16, 2003)
Nuclear squeeze is on - BBC (June 16, 2003)
Nuclear issue unites Iranian foes - BBC (June 16, 2003)
Iran protests at US 'interference' - BBC (June 16, 2003)
Sixth night of Iran protests - BBC (June 16, 2003)
Ayatollah urged to abandon 'supreme leader' status - The Guardian (June 16, 2003)
Bush enrages Tehran by backing 'freedom' protests - The Guardian (June 16, 2003)
US accused of stirring up student protests in Iran - The Independent (June 16, 2003)
UN watchdog presses Iran on nuclear inspections - The Guardian (June 16, 2003)
U.S. and Russia at odds over Iran - CNN (June 15, 2003)
Iran dissidents raise their voices - BBC (June 15, 2003)
US under fire over Iran protests - BBC (June 15, 2003)
Iran press ponders protests - BBC (June 15, 2003)
Tehran sees fifth night of protest - BBC (June 15, 2003)
Bush backs Tehran protest - The Guardian (June 15, 2003)
Tehran rocked by protests as students take to the streets - The Independent (June 15, 2003)
Iran recruits Saddam's scientists to build long-range missile - Telegraph (June 15, 2003)
Iran 'jams' US-based satellite channels after clashes - Telegraph (June 15, 2003)
Saudi Prince Saud arrives in Tehran for talks - AFP (June 15, 2003)
Iranian protesters remain resolute - BBC (June 14, 2003)
Iran cracks down on vigilantes - BBC (June 14, 2003)
Uneasy calm on Tehran streets - BBC (June 14, 2003)
Gunfire heard in Teheran during student protest - Telegraph (June 14, 2003)
Iran threatens to get tough as the voices of protest grow ever louder - The Scotsman (June 14, 2003)
UK may review relations with Iran, says Blair - AFP (June 14, 2003)
Iranian students openly defy rule of the mullahs - The Independent (June 14, 2003)
Clampdown deters Iran protests - BBC (June 13, 2003)
US accused over Tehran protests - BBC (June 13, 2003)
Ayatollah tells vigilantes to cool it as student protests continue - The Guardian (June 13, 2003)
5 Japanese charged with sales to Iran - CNN (June 12, 2003)
Ayatollah warns Iran protesters - BBC (June 12, 2003)
Students Clash With Police In Continuing Anti-Government Protests - RFE (June 12, 2003)
Iran 'actively developing nuclear bomb' says Rumsfeld - The Guardian (June 12, 2003)
Iran 'seeking covert nuclear aid' - Telegraph (June 12, 2003)
Saudi FM to visit Tehran - The Peninsula (June 12, 2003)
Iranians protest for second night - BBC (June 11, 2003)
Tehran denies hidden nuclear facilities - Reuters (June 11, 2003)
Iran says US pressure over nukes will backfire - Reuters (June 11, 2003)
Thousands protest in Tehran - The Guardian (June 10, 2003)
Iranians protest against clerics - BBC (June 10, 2003)
Iran warned off 'meddling' in Iraq - BBC (June 10, 2003)
Report increases concerns over Iran atomic work - Jane's (June 10, 2003)
Iran denies any nuclear deception - AFP (June 10, 2003)
Iran agrees Iraq hid arms - Washington Times (June 10, 2003)
Iran refuses to confirm holding Al Qaeda men - AFP (June 10, 2003)
Japan, U.S. share concern regarding Iran - Japan Times (June 10, 2003)
Iran greets Iraqi Shia militant - BBC (June 9, 2003)
Iran salutes pre-Islamic history - AP (June 9, 2003)
Bahrain moves to boost ties with Iran - Gulf News (June 9, 2003)
Iran accuses US of posturing - AFP (June 9, 2003)
Islam forbids use of nukes, says Tehran - AFP (June 9, 2003)
Powell sees 'a lot of churning' in Iran - USA Today (June 8, 2003)
Karzai warns more aid is needed - BBC (June 8, 2003)
Iran accused of flouting nuclear safeguards - The Scotsman (June 8, 2003)
Nuclear experts inspect Iran - BBC (June 7, 2003)
Nuclear report ups pressure on Iran - BBC (June 7, 2003)
Iran Can Create Nuclear Bomb Without Russia - Russian Information Agency Novosti (June 6, 2003)
Plans by Iran for a Reactor Pose Concerns About Arms - NY Times (June 6, 2003)
Iran 'breaching nuclear accords' - BBC (June 6, 2003)
Iranian Ambassador to Russia: Iran not producing nuclear fuel yet - Pravda (June 6, 2003)
Russia to send nuclear fuel to Iran - Reuters (June 6, 2003)
Russia ignores UN over Iran nuclear aid - Telegraph (June 5, 2003)
Putin wants IAEA checks on Iran nuclear programme - Reuters (June 5, 2003)
US may support controversial Iranian group - Aftenposten (June 5, 2003)
Iran warns US against attack - BBC (June 4, 2003)
Iranians condemn house raids - The Age (June 4, 2003)
Iran helping religious militias in Iraq, British envoy warns - The Guardian (June 4, 2003)
Putin's vow would tie Iran's nuclear fuel to inspections - USA Today (June 3, 2003)
Afghan soldiers' wages paid - BBC (June 3, 2003)
Boats held by Iran recovered - CNN (June 3, 2003)
Iran releases four U.S. soldiers held since Sunday - CNN (June 2, 2003)
Russia 'halting Iran nuclear help' - BBC (June 2, 2003)
Iran stands firm on nuclear plans - BBC (June 2, 2003)
G8 issues weapons warning - BBC (June 2, 2003)
G8 leaders issue nuclear warning to Iran and North Korea - The Independent (June 2, 2003)
Putin and Bush heal rift on Iraq in midst of festivities - The Guardian (June 2, 2003)
Russia says only UN body can object to Iran plant - Reuters (June 1, 2003)
Bush, Putin warn Iran, N. Korea - CNN (June 1, 2003)
US considers helping terror group to stop Iran's nuclear programme - Telegraph (June 1, 2003)
U.S. to press Russia on Iran's nuclear plans - Reuters (June 1, 2003)


May 2003
Iran 'liable' for Beirut bomb - BBC (May 31, 2003)
Russia invites US to build Iran's nuclear reactor - The Guardian (May 31, 2003)
Kurdish poet finds his voice - The Guardian (May 31, 2003)
Tehran Ready To Accept Full IAEA Inspections Under Certain Conditions - RFE (May 30, 2003)
Deliveries of Russian nuclear fuel to Iran to begin this summer - Pravda (May 30, 2003)
Russian Defense Minister: 'Iraq scenario' unlikely in Iran - Pravda (May 30, 2003)
Iranian embassy in Oslo attacked - Aftenposten (May 30, 2003)
Azerbaijan FM: No deal with Pentagon on Iran military action - AFP (May 30, 2003)
Official denies US plans to attack Iran - Irish Examiner (May 30, 2003)
Blair warned of Iran-backed Shia powers - The Guardian (May 30, 2003)
Refugee vows to continue hunger strike - The Guardian (May 30, 2003)
Tehran denies links to al-Qa'ida terrorists - The Independent (May 30, 2003)
Iran returns fire over US 'double standard' - Reuters (May 30, 2003)
US delays Iran policy meeting - CNN (May 29, 2003)
Is Iran next after Iraq? - BBC (May 29, 2003)
Iran's youth seek future overseas - BBC (May 29, 2003)
Britain warns Iran over terror links - The Guardian (May 29, 2003)
Iran wants no war - Pravda (May 29, 2003)
US insists it is not looking at military solution in Iran - SMH (May 29, 2003)
Iranian refugee who sewed eyes up wins case - The Independent (May 29, 2003)
Friends try to stop refugee's protest - The Guardian (May 29, 2003)
Moscow Defends Nuclear Cooperation With Iran - RFE (May 28, 2003)
Iran rejects US criticism - BBC (May 28, 2003)
Analysis: US talks tough to Iran - BBC (May 28, 2003)
Iran press responds to US threats - BBC (May 28, 2003)
China denies local company helped Iran's missile program - AFP (May 28, 2003)
Washington refuses to believe Iran on nuclear weapons and terror suspects - The Independent (May 28, 2003)
Refugee who sewed face says he is ready to die - The Guardian (May 28, 2003)
U.S. still taking 'diplomatic course,' Fleischer says - CNN (May 27, 2003)
White House: Iran's terror arrests 'insufficient' - USA Today (May 27, 2003)
US officials debate Iran policy - BBC (May 27, 2003)
Moscow 'stands by Iran N-plans' - CNN (May 27, 2003)
Iran development expected 'soon' - New Zealand Herald (May 27, 2003)
Refugee sews up his lips, eyes and ears - The Guardian (May 27, 2003)
Asylum protester sews up eyes - BBC (May 26, 2003)
Iran rejects US al-Qaeda pressure - BBC (May 26, 2003)
Momentum gathers for regime change in Iran - SMH (May 26, 2003)
Iran blames Americans for failure of 'thaw' talks - Telegraph (May 26, 2003)
Downer's call to Iran: crack down on terror - SMH (May 26, 2003)
Iranian reformists' plea gagged - BBC (May 25, 2003)
Iran tells women to button up - BBC (May 25, 2003)
Analysis: Iran-US rift widens - BBC (May 25, 2003)
U.S. Eyes Pressing Uprising In Iran - CNN (May 25, 2003)
US ponders aggressive policy towards Iran - Xinhuanet (May 25, 2003)
Iranians defend resistance group - Washington Times (May 24, 2003)
Iran reformers in deadlock appeal - BBC (May 24, 2003)
US in control as hawks eye Iran - Melbourne Herald Sun (May 24, 2003)
US punishes firms in Iran and China - BBC (May 23, 2003)
Iran admits holding al Qaeda operatives - CNN (May 22, 2003)
Britain warns Iran on al Qaeda - CNN (May 22, 2003)
Iran vows to expel any al-Qa'ida fighters - The Independent (May 22, 2003)
Renewed US-Iranian friction - BBC (May 21, 2003)
Russia Agrees with US That Iran Poses a Nuclear Threat - Bellona Foundation (May 20, 2003)
Iran denies it harbors al Qaeda terrorists - CNN (May 20, 2003)
Khatami's Middle East tour augurs well for the region - Gulf News (May 20, 2003)
Iran's demand for Iraqi war reparations is indisputable: Rafsanjani - AFP (May 19, 2003)
Iraqis unite for anti-US march - BBC (May 19, 2003)
Kurds go it alone with international oil deals - The Independent (May 18, 2003)
Bahrain, Iran sign security pact - Gulf News (May 18, 2003)
Iran dissident rejects retrial - BBC (May 17, 2003)
U.S.: Al Qaeda ops chief in Iran - CNN (May 17, 2003)
Bahrain rolls out red carpet for Khatami - Gulf News (May 17, 2003)
Hezbollah under pressure - BBC (May 16, 2003)
US to expand Abu Dhabi air base - BBC (May 16, 2003)
Iran President to visit Bahrain - Gulf News (May 16, 2003)
Powell: No plans to attack Iran - CNN (May 15, 2003)
US rules out Iran attack - Sky News (May 15, 2003)
Despite U.S. Pressure, Khatami Says Tehran Supports Hizballah - RFE (May 14, 2003)
U.S. Forces Disarm Armed Iranian Opposition Fighters - RFE (May 14, 2003)
Defiant Khatami insists Tehran still supports Hizbollah (May 14, 2003)
Iran warns US against 'new crises' - BBC (May 13, 2003)
Iranian leader angry at US talks - BBC (May 13, 2003)
Iran's president: Ready to help Iraq - CNN (May 13, 2003)
Iran Hostages Seek Suit's Reinstatement - Washington Post (May 12, 2003)
Iran seen ready to develop nuclear arms - Washington Times (May 12, 2003)
Iran's president visits Lebanon - CNN (May 12, 2003)
Iran reports contacts with US - BBC (May 12, 2003)
Shia welcome Khatami to Lebanon - BBC (May 12, 2003)
Iran steps up net censorship - BBC (May 12, 2003)
Shia leader calls for US to get out - The Guardian (May 12, 2003)
Iran, U.S. holding talks in Geneva - USA Today (May 11, 2003)
Iran blocks Web sites over political, pornographic content - AFP (May 11, 2003)
Nuclear programme unites Iranians - Reuters (May 11, 2003)
Iraqi Mujahideen rebels 'disarm' - BBC (May 10, 2003)
US warns Iran rebels to disarm - Irish Examiner (May 10, 2003)
Iraqi cleric gets hero's welcome - BBC (May 10, 2003)
Blueprint gives coalition control of oil - The Guardian (May 10, 2003)
Iran hardliners reject reform bill - BBC (May 9, 2003)
US reassures Afghan leaders - BBC (May 9, 2003)
U.S. negotiates trade of terror suspects - Washington Times (May 9, 2003)
Iranians enriching uranium, US says - The Guardian (May 9, 2003)
US seeks UN action over Iranian 'weapons' - The Guardian (May 8, 2003)
Afghan repatriation picks up - IRIN (May 8, 2003)
Hardliners 'make Iran risk fate of dictator' - Telegraph (May 7, 2003)
Iran mourns Iraq's Shia dead - BBC (May 7, 2003)
Iran parliament votes on referendum powers - AFP (May 7, 2003)
Iraq's clerics divided on Islam - BBC (May 6, 2003)
U.S. Pressures Moscow Over Iran Nuclear Aid - RFE (May 5, 2003)
Iran frees 'last Iraqi prisoners' - BBC (May 5, 2003)
A conservative elected mayor of Tehran - AFP (May 4, 2003)
Iraq-based rebels mass on Iranian border - Reuters (May 3, 2003)
Khatami offers help on democracy - AFP (May 3, 2003)
Shias in Iraq told to reject all Western customs - The Independent (May 3, 2003)
Shia clergy push for Islamist state - The Guardian (May 3, 2003)
U.S. wants U.N. to probe, cite Iran - Washington Times (May 2, 2003)
Rumsfeld arrives in Afghanistan - BBC (May 1, 2003)
Iran furious at ceasefire deal with terror group - The Guardian (May 1, 2003)


April 2003
Iran Insists on a Unitary Security System in the North Caucasus-Caspian Region - Pravda (April 30, 2003)
Iranian MP to face court over prison claims - The Guardian (April 30, 2003)
Afghan deportees tied up and forced on to planes - The Guardian (April 30, 2003)
US pulls out of Saudi Arabia - BBC (April 29, 2003)
US forces reach cease-fire with Iranian terror group: US paper - Xinhuanet (April 29, 2003)
Georgian and Iranian Foreign Ministers Discuss South Caucasus Security System - Pravda (April 29, 2003)
Israeli envoy targets Syria and Iran - The Guardian (April 29, 2003)
Ambassador to U.S. calls for 'regime change' in Iran, Syria - Reuters (April 28, 2003)
Iran tries to avoid row with U.S - Reuters (April 28, 2003)
Iran reiterates "transparency" of nuclear program - Xinhuanet (April 28, 2003)
Iran warns its pilgrims not to visit Iraq - Xinhuanet (April 28, 2003)
Afghanistan launches commission to hunt Masood killers - AFP (April 28, 2003)
Blair 'confident' of weapons finds - BBC (April 28, 2003)
Rumsfeld warns off Iran - BBC (April 27, 2003)
Car Crime Crackdown In Tehran - RFE (April 27, 2003)
US may use Mujahideen rebels in tensions with Iran (April 26, 2003)
Tehran wants no friction with Washington over Iraq: official - Xinhuanet (April 26, 2003)
Iranian cyclist to resume peace tour - The Arizona Republic (April 26, 2003)
Rumsfeld's rejection of Islamic state angers Shias - The Independent (April 26, 2003)
Analysis: The Iran factor - BBC (April 25, 2003)
Bush hopes Iran will stay out of Iraq - AFP (April 25, 2003)
Rumsfeld rejects 'cleric-led' rule - BBC (April 25, 2003)
Afghans prepare new constitution - BBC (April 25, 2003)
US accuses Iran of stirring up protests - The Guardian (April 25, 2003)
Iran not 'meddling' in Iraq - BBC (April 24, 2003)
'No Iranian Agents In Iraq' - Sky News (April 24, 2003)
Iran frees last Jewish 'spies' - BBC (April 24, 2003)
White House fears covert influence on Iraqi Shias - The Guardian (April 24, 2003)
Resurgence of the Shias - The Guardian (April 24, 2003)
Iran warned over Iraq 'meddling' - BBC (April 23, 2003)
Iranian actress escapes lashing - BBC (April 23, 2003)
Bush says no new war planned - BBC (April 23, 2003)
Visit to Turkey, Jordan and Iran of Foreign Minister Dominique de Villepin - Ministere des Affaires etrangeres (April 22, 2003)
US agrees truce with Iran rebels - BBC (April 22, 2003)
US occupation of Iraq aims to create security belt for Israel: Iranian official - Xinhuanet (April 22, 2003)
Uproar in Iran over Rafsanjani's comment - The Dawn (April 22, 2003)
US 'seeks bases in Iraq' - BBC (April 21, 2003)
Shia Muslims pour into Karbala - BBC (April 21, 2003)
Iranian exiles in Iraq hit hard - Washington Times (April 21, 2003)
From the streets of Britain, to fighting against Iran - The Scotsman (April 20, 2003)
UN: Jordan refusing asylum to Iranian, Palestinian refugees - Reuters (April 20, 2003)
Iranians detain liberal critic - Irish News (April 20, 2003)
Shia pilgrims head for Karbala - BBC (April 19, 2003)
Power struggle in Iraqi town - BBC (April 19, 2003)
Neighbours declare support for Syria - The Guardian (April 19, 2003)
Iraq's neighbors divided as they open talks on political future - AFP (April 18, 2003)
Ayatollah urges Iraqis to reject 'foreign domination' - AP (April 18, 2003)
US hopeful of deal with Iran rebels - Daily Telegraph (April 18, 2003)
Iran rejects US say in Iraq - BBC (April 17, 2003)
Iran attacks US and braces for nuclear dispute - The Guardian (April 17, 2003)
London Adopts Softer Line Than U.S. On Syria, Iran - RFE (April 16, 2003)
Iran won't recognize U.S.-led Iraq government - AP (April 16, 2003)
Iran asks for extradition of Mujahedeen leaders - Xinhuanet (April 16, 2003)
Powell: warned Syria and Iran - Sky News (April 15, 2003)
US needs Iran - Japan Today (April 15, 2003)
Kawaguchi urges Iran to come clean on weapons program - Japan Today (April 15, 2003)
Iran 'will arrest fleeing Iraqis' - BBC (April 14, 2003)
Lead cleric threatened by radicals - The Guardian (April 14, 2003)
Iran continues to raise secret deal claim - Gulf News (April 14, 2003)
Syria and Iran must cooperate: govt - The Age (April 14, 2003)
Iraq situation torments Iranians - BBC (April 13, 2003)
Minister flies out to Syria and Iran - Daily Telegraph (April 13, 2003)
Iran's former president sets off new debate on ties with US - AFP (April 13, 2003)
Iran's former president offers to help restore Iran-U.S. ties - AP (April 12, 2003)
Iraqis storm embassy in Tehran, ransack villa - Reuters (April 12, 2003)
Iran welcomes Saddam's downfall - CNN (April 11, 2003)
Syria, Iran told Iraq has lessons - Washington Times (April 11, 2003)
Iran condemns killing of senior Iraqi Shiite leader - AFP (April 11, 2003)
Exiles loot Iraqi embassy in Tehran - The Guardian (April 11, 2003)
US hawks directing their sights on Syria and Iran - Reuters (April 11, 2003)
100,000 refugees on Iranian border says report - AP (April 10, 2003)
Shia leader murdered in Najaf - BBC (April 10, 2003)
Analysis: Quick U.S. military success may intensify pressure on Iran - Reuters (April 10, 2003)
Iran divided between joy and anxiety following Saddam's fall - AFP (April 10, 2003)
Air Force moving several MOAB bombs to Gulf region: Pentagon - AFP (April 10, 2003)
The 'democratic domino' theory - BBC (April 10, 2003)
Baghdad falls to US forces - BBC (April 9, 2003)
US bomb kills Afghan civilians - BBC (April 9, 2003)
Iranian teenager killed by stray rocket - AP (April 8, 2003)
Afghanistan 'to curb warlords' - BBC (April 8, 2003)
Exiled Shia leader plans to return - The Guardian (April 8, 2003)
Iran says Iraq-based armed opposition defecting in face of US-led invasion - AFP (April 7, 2003)
Australia would not follow Americans into Iran or Syria, says Downer - SMH (April 7, 2003)
Iran ban leaves sailors in dilemma - Gulf News (April 7, 2003)
British troops move into Basra - The Guardian (April 7, 2003)
Iran lays claim to find of 200 bodies - The Guardian (April 7, 2003)
Bodies 'are Iranian soldiers' - BBC (April 6, 2003)
Eight family members of British embassy staff leave Iran - AFP (April 6, 2003)
On Iran's border with Iraq, people torn between hating Saddam and disliking - AFP (April 6, 2003)
US 'not targeting Iran or Syria' - BBC (April 5, 2003)
US vows Syria, Iran not next on the list: paper - AFP (April 5, 2003)
Jay Garner: The US general waiting to replace Saddam - The Independent (April 5, 2003)
Iran-based opposition says Baghdad Shiites to stay put until Saddam toppled - AFP (April 4, 2003)
Syria, Iran working to thwart U.S. aims - Washington Times (April 4, 2003)
Congress, State spar over Iran exile group - Washington Times (April 4, 2003)
Ayatollah tells Shias to stop fighting - The Guardian (April 4, 2003)
Iran TV channel targets Iraq - BBC (April 3, 2003)
Straw distances UK from threats against Syria, Iran - The Guardian (April 3, 2003)
BBC film maker killed by landmine - The Guardian (April 3, 2003)
BBC cameraman dies in Iraq - BBC (April 2, 2003)
Straw: UK will not attack Syria or Iran - The Guardian (April 2, 2003)
Blair admits post-war plan splits - BBC (April 2, 2003)
Space station in jeopardy - The Guardian (April 1, 2003)
Tehran rejects 'propaganda accusations' - Washington Times (April 1, 2003)
Iran prevents volunteers crossing border to fight for Saddam - AP (April 1, 2003)
Iran insists British Embassy crash was an 'accident' - AP (April 1, 2003)
British embassy in Tehran tightened - Xinhuanet (April 1, 2003)
Iran hopes US coalition will destroy People's Mujahedeen - AFP (April 1, 2003)


March 2003
Truck smashes into UK's Iran embassy - BBC (March 31, 2003)
Tehran claims it is staying out of the war but suspicions remain - The Guardian (March 31, 2003)
Analysis: US warns Syria and Iran - BBC (March 31, 2003)
Iran 'neutral' over Iraq war - BBC (March 30, 2003)
Iran and Syria hit back over Rumsfeld threat - Scotsman (March 30, 2003)
Report: Iraqi opposition leader denies aid from Iran - CNN (March 29, 2003)
Iranian factor of Iraq war - Pravda (March 28, 2003)
US warns off Syria - BBC (March 28, 2003)
Russia adds to Iran nuclear row - The Guardian (March 28, 2003)
Anti-war protests sweep Tehran - The Guardian (March 28, 2003)
British Embassy attacked in Tehran - Ananova (March 28, 2003)
Huge anti-war march in Iran - BBC (March 28, 2003)
Iran vows to stay neutral - BBC (March 27, 2003)
Iran rallies militia for border show of force - The Guardian (March 27, 2003)
Russia sees U.S. hypocrisy regarding Iran nuclear program - Reuters (March 27, 2003)
US may focus on Iran's nuclear project after Iraq war: US expert - AFP (March 26, 2003)
Iran says risk of Iraqi chemical attack tiny, but taking precautions - AFP (March 25, 2003)
Iran is not harming US-led military efforts in Iraq: Rumsfeld - AFP (March 25, 2003)
Iran opens field hospitals for wounded Kurds, except for Ansar al-Islam - AFP (March 25, 2003)
Marines deploy on Iran border - BBC (March 25, 2003)
Northern Kurds target militant group - BBC (March 25, 2003)
Iran denies its units fired on coalition troops in Iraq - AFP (March 24, 2003)
Russia to Set up Refugee Camp for Iraqis in Iran - Pravda (March 24, 2003)
Iran Receives Russian Cargo for Iraqi Refugee Camp - Pravda (March 24, 2003)
Iran's silent role increasing - The Guardian (March 23, 2003)
Iran: Missile was Iraqi, not U.S. - CNN (March 23, 2003)
Russia Sends Humanitarian Relief Aid for Iraqi Refugees in Iran - Pravda (March 22, 2003)
U.S. probes Iranian missile claims - CNN (March 22, 2003)
Iran protests over US, British violation of airspace - AFP (March 21, 2003)
US bomb falls on Iran: TV - AFP (March 21, 2003)
Dan De Luce, 10.30am, Tehran - The Guardian (March 21, 2003)
Iranian leader denounces "satanic" war on Iraq - AFP (March 21, 2003)
Iranians more concerned with New Year celebrations than conflict in Iraq - AFP (March 21, 2003)
Iranian special envoy flies to meet Indian PM on Iraq situation - AFP (March 21, 2003)
Russia and Iran may build second reactor at Busher nuclear facility - Pravda (March 21, 2003)
Israel and Argentina Blame on Iran on 1990's Blasts in Buenos Aires - Pravda (March 20, 2003)
Iran condemns war, remains neutral - AFP (March 20, 2003)
Iran evacuates all diplomatic staff from Iraq - Xinhuanet (March 19, 2003)
Iran, Iraq finish POWs exchanges ahead of US-led attack on Iraq - Xinhuanet (March 19, 2003)
UN alarm at Iran's nuclear programme - The Guardian (March 18, 2003)
Iran TV screens footage of explosions in Iraqi port of Basra - AFP (March 18, 2003)
Iran-backed rebels eye new Iraq role - BBC (March 18, 2003)
Iran and Iraq free PoWs - BBC (March 17, 2003)
Iran against US-led war on Iraq: minister - Xinhuanet (March 17, 2003)
Iran not displaying missiles this time - Gulf News (March 17, 2003)
Kurds mark Iraq gas attack - BBC (March 16, 2003)
Khatami 'storms out' of meeting - BBC (March 15, 2003)
US-led war on Iraq aims at redrawing Mideast geopolitical map: Iranian specialist - Xinhuanet (March 15, 2003)
CNN's Kevin Sites on the road from Iran into northern Iraq - CNN (March 15, 2003)
Teheran: Legal Status of the Caspian Sea should be Based on USSR-Iran Treaties - Pravda (March 14, 2003)
Iran, Germany reiterate opposition to US-led war on Iraq - Xinhaunet (March 14, 2003)
Bush Renews Sanctions Against Iran - People's Daily (March 14, 2003)
Is war with Iraq legal? - BBC (March 14, 2003)
Iran and Iraq 'to free PoWs' - BBC (March 13, 2003)
Iran pulls envoy from Argentina - BBC (March 12, 2003)
U.S. Wants Tehran To Accept Tougher Nuclear Inspections - RFE (March 12, 2003)
Iran puts nuclear reactor on show to counter weapons programme claims - The Guardian (March 12, 2003)
Russia dismisses Iran nuclear fears - The Age (March 11, 2003)
Building nuclear power and clout - CNN (March 11, 2003)
Iran to receive Russian uranium in May - Russia Journal (March 11, 2003)
Tehran hits back after US barrage of nuclear claims - The Independent (March 11, 2003)
Russian Foreign Minister: Iran's Nuclear Programme Must Be Controlled by IAEA - Pravda (March 11, 2003)
Iran stresses its peaceful use of nuclear power - Xinhuanet (March 11, 2003)
No Pakistan support to Iran's N-plan: US - Dawn (March 11, 2003)
Detained Iranian bicyclist given asylum - CNN (March 11, 2003)
Ivanov in Iran for war talks - BBC (March 10, 2003)
Iran MPs attack student punishments - BBC (March 10, 2003)
Moscow Satisfied with Present Level of Relations with Iran - Pravda (March 10, 2003)
Russia Views Relations with Iran as Mideast Stability Factor - Pravda (March 10, 2003)
Iran's Secret Nuclear Development Belies "Peaceful Purposes" Claim - Washington File (March 10, 2003)
US voices Iran nuclear concern - BBC (March 10, 2003)
Report: Iran has 'extremely advanced' nuclear program - CNN (March 9, 2003)
Russian foreign minister to visit Iran, Afghanistan, Tajikistan - Pravda (March 9, 2003)
Iraq's borders on alert - BBC (March 9, 2003)
Dissident Journalist Sentenced To Jail - RFE (March 8, 2003)
Iranians wanted for B Aires bomb - BBC (March 8, 2003)
Indian, Iranian navies plan war games - Xinhuanet (March 8, 2003)
President Niyazov To Visit Iran - RFE (March 7, 2003)
In case of war, Russians would be evacuated via Iran - Russia Journal (March 7, 2003)
Russia favors further nuclear cooperation with Iran: minister - Xinhuanet (March 7, 2003)
US military edges closer to the brink - BBC (March 7, 2003)
In Iran, UN official pledges help with refugee influx if Iraq war cannot be avoided - UN (March 6, 2003)
Iran proposes referendum on Iraq transition - Reuters (March 5, 2003)
Iranian uranium facility set to go onstream soon - Reuters (March 5, 2003)
Iran offers plan to end Iraq crisis - Ananova (March 4, 2003)
Iranian died 'defending friends' - BBC (March 4, 2003)
Iranians arrested for net dating - BBC (March 3, 2003)
Iran election 'an alarm bell' - BBC (March 3, 2003)
Iranian reformers engulfed by fundamentalist election landslide - The Guardian (March 3, 2003)
Election loss clips Khatami's wings - BBC (March 2, 2003)
Iran reformers suffer poll blow - BBC (March 2, 2003)
Hardliners set to sweep Iran poll - BBC (March 1, 2003)
Iran reformists put to test as voters trickle in for elections - Reuters (March 1, 2003)
Peace cycle passes through jail to asylum - The Guardian (March 1, 2003)


February 2003
Russia, Iran Disagree Over Caspian Division - Pravda (February 28, 2003)
Iran reformers' turn-out hopes - BBC (February 28, 2003)
Karzai lobbies US for aid - BBC (February 27, 2003)
Afghanistan: Is reconstruction working? - BBC (February 26, 2003)
Iran's legal system 'flawed' - BBC (February 26, 2003)
Argentina seeks Iranian diplomats - BBC (February 26, 2003)
Iran to sell hidden nude masterpieces - Middle East Online (February 26, 2003)
Iranian ambassador: Region can't take more war - CNN (February 25, 2003)
Turkey set to admit 62,000 troops - BBC (February 25, 2003)
US, Russia to Discuss Prospects of Iran's New Nuclear Pogram Dvelopment - Pravda (February 24, 2003)
Critic Arrested in Tehran - RFE (February 24, 2003)
Big Brother US driven by 'fanatic fundamentalism': Iran - SMH (February 24, 2003)
Iraqi Kurds warn Turkey - BBC (February 23, 2003)
Iran gives UN nuclear pledge - BBC (February 22, 2003)
'Inspectors welcome,' Iran tells IAEA - CNN (February 22, 2003)
Iraq faces missile ultimatum - BBC (February 22, 2003)
UN begins Iran inspections - BBC (February 21, 2003)
'Secret' Iran nuke plant, as probe begins - CNN (February 21, 2003)
Iran crash black boxes sought - BBC (February 21, 2003)
More than 300 dead in Iran plane crash - The Guardian (February 20, 2003)
Weather hampers Iran crash salvage - BBC (February 20, 2003)
Iran plagued by poor aircraft safety - BBC (February 20, 2003)
Iran plane crash kills 250 - BBC (February 19, 2003)
Iraqi opposition 'moves troops in' - BBC (February 19, 2003)
Oman, Iran reiterate peace call - Gulf News (February 19, 2003)
Court hears Iranian claim against US - BBC (February 18, 2003)
Fresh start for Kabul museum - BBC (February 18, 2003)
Move to censure Iranian minister - Gulf News (February 18, 2003)
Shevardnadze says Georgia nuclear scientists work in Iran - Caspian Information Agency (February 17, 2003)
Iran's N-programme no immediate threat - Reuters (February 17, 2003)
Iran academic sent back to death court - BBC (February 17, 2003)
Court hears Iranian claim against US - BBC (February 17, 2003)
Iran MPs attack minister over Iraq - BBC (February 16, 2003)
Iran 'rounding up' al-Qaeda suspects - BBC (February 16, 2003)
Afghan teachers train for new year - BBC (February 16, 2003)
UN human rights team visits Iran - BBC (February 15, 2003)
Pakistan PM calls off Iran visit - BBC (February 15, 2003)
Iran 'renews' Rushdie death sentence - BBC (February 15, 2003)
Iran lifts death sentence on students' hero - The Guardian (February 15, 2003)
'Sentence revoked' on Iran academic - BBC (February 14, 2003)
Iran earthquake picture wins international award - Ananova (February 14, 2003)
Israel fears war may benefit Iran - Ha'aretz (February 14, 2003)
India, Iran hold talks on security issues - The Dawn (February 14, 2003)
U.S. officials in rare talks with Iranians - Gulf News (February 13, 2003)
Iran cracks down on Valentine's Day - Ananova (February 12, 2003)
Iran reiterates need for Iraq's full cooperation with UN - Xinhuanet (February 12, 2003)
Iran link bars US aid to Russian space program: NASA - AFP (February 11, 2003)
State Department: Busehr Reactor Plans Show Iranian Nuclear Ambitions - Washington File (February 11, 2003)
Iran rejects US nuke charges - The Dawn (February 11, 2003)
Q&A: Iran's nuclear plans - BBC (February 11, 2003)
US berates Iran over nuclear plans - BBC (February 11, 2003)
Iran poses third nuclear threat to US - The Guardian (February 11, 2003)
U.S. fears Iran has 'pretext' for nukes - Washington Times (February 11, 2003)
President of Iran Decorated With International Prize of Saint Andrew - Pravda (February 10, 2003)
Excerpt: Boucher Says Iran's Uranium Mining Raises "Serious Questions" - Washington File (February 10, 2003)
UN plays down Iran nuclear plans - BBC (February 10, 2003)
Iran announces nuclear plans - CNN (February 10, 2003)
Iran admits to having uranium - The Guardian (February 10, 2003)
Iran to mine uranium for fuel - BBC (February 9, 2003)
Iran allocates $1.5 million to anti-US propaganda campaign - Mena Report (February 9, 2003)
Iranian, Iraqi FMs hold talks in Tehran - Xinhuanet (February 9, 2003)
Iran Daily" slams Western hypocrisy on Iraq issue - Xinhuanet (February 9, 2003)
Iran forced to choose lesser of two evils - IOL (February 8, 2003)
Iranian scholar 'may escape execution' - BBC (February 8, 2003
US presence worse than Iraqi arms: Rafsanjani - Reuters (February 8, 2003
Afghan wetlands 'almost dried out' - BBC (February 7, 2003
Iran - Patten calls for "concrete improvements" - EU Observer (February 7, 2003
Iran strives to avoid Iraq war (February 6, 2003)
Iranian minister in London to meet Blair as relations warm - The Guardian (February 6, 2003)
Iran urges caution on Iraq (February 6, 2003)
Iranian dissident rushed to hospital - BBC (February 5, 2003)
Iran press split over Patten visit - BBC (February 5, 2003)
Iran, Kuwait most active in Mideast for cyber attacks - Gulf News (February 5, 2003)
EU demands "concrete results" from Iran dialogue - EU Busisness (February 5, 2003)
Improve human rights, EU urges Iran - BBC (February 4, 2003)
U.K. Government Should Press for Real Reform - HRW (February 4, 2003)
Patten talks trade and terror in Iran - BBC (February 3, 2003)
Iraq to chair UN disarmament talks - BBC (February 3, 2003)
Russia eyes Iran nuclear deals despite US fears (February 3, 2003)
Pollsters Get Jail Terms For Publishing Pro-U.S. Survey - RFE (February 2, 2003)
Nasa shuttle lost on re-entry - BBC (February 1, 2003)


January 2003
Defiant Iranian cleric vows to continue his fight for justice - SMH (January 31, 2003)
India seeks Iran's help with cheetahs - BBC (January 31, 2003)
Pollsters’ Trial May Portend Further Repression in Iran - EurasiaNet (January 31, 2003)
Iran releases dissident cleric - BBC (January 30, 2003)
Iran to thwart interference in its national affairs: spokesman - Xinhuanet (January 30, 2003)
Iran outraged by Bush speech - BBC (January 29, 2003)
Stormin' Norman: Don't rush into war - BBC (January 29, 2003)
War 'has ruined Afghan environment' - BBC (January 29, 2003)
Iranian killers spared death penalty - BBC (January 29, 2003)
Iran urges India Pakistan talks - BBC (January 28, 2003)
Iran cleric 'still under house arrest' - BBC (January 28, 2003)
Fierce fighting erupts in Afghanistan - BBC (January 28, 2003)
Iran to set up refugee camps along border - Gulf News (January 28, 2003)
Iran to free dissident ayatollah - BBC (January 27, 2003)
Montazeri To Be Released From House Arrest - RFE (January 27, 2003)
Iran lifts press ban - The Guardian (January 27, 2003)
Iran starts fingerprinting Americans in retaliatory move - XinhuaNet (January 26, 2003)
US Seeks Domination over Region, Oil: Iranian Official - People's Daily (January 26, 2003)
Afghan women back in driving seat - BBC (January 25, 2003)
India, Iran to widen anti-terror cooperation - The Dawn (January 25, 2003)
Iran and India seek security boost - BBC (January 24, 2003)
Iranian Foreign Minister taken to task over human rights - European Parliament News Report (January 23, 2003)
Iraq's neighbours grapple with crisis - BBC (January 23, 2003)
Shakespeare returns to Iran - BBC (January 22, 2003)
Authorities close Tehran newspaper - The Guardian (January 22, 2003)
Iran jails 2 lawyers for claims of torture - IHT (January 22, 2003)
German arms-to-Iraq trial extended to include Iran - AFP (January 21, 2003)
Afghans ban cable TV - BBC (January 21, 2003)
Female drivers to return to Afghan roads - BBC (January 21, 2003)
Iranian press demands ayatollah's release - BBC (January 21, 2003)
Iran seeks release of POWs in Iraq - Gulf News (January 21, 2003)
Uzbekistan, Iran, Afghanistan Develop New Transit Route - Pravda (January 21, 2003)
Dissident Cleric Calls For End To House Arrest - RFE (January 20, 2003)
Denied asylum, Iranian family eyes Canada - CNN (January 20, 2003)
Iran to make peacemaking efforts in Central Asia, Caucasus: FM - Xinhuanet (January 20, 2003)
US Ambassador: Russia's Collaboration with Iran May Complicate Russian-American Relations - Pravda (January 20, 2003)
3 Iranians Arrested for Trespassing Russian-Japanese Border - Pravda (January 20, 2003)
Global protests against Iraq war - BBC (January 19, 2003)
Tehran, Kuwait study sale of Iranian river water - Space Daily (January 18, 2003)
Foreign Ministers of Several Arab States, Turkey and Iran to Discuss Ways of Iraqi Issue Peaceful Settlement - Pravda (January 18, 2003)
Anti-war protest in Bahrain - BBC (January 18, 2003)
Iran's mixed feelings on looming war - BBC (January 17, 2003)
Saudi 'plan to topple Saddam' - BBC (January 17, 2003)
UK sells Iran 'military' equipment - BBC (January 16, 2003)
Iran responsible for Iranian detainees: Ruddock - The Age (January 16, 2003)
Iran warns US to be ready for tough fight - The Dawn (January 15, 2003)
Iran: Press Crackdown Intensifies - HRW (January 15, 2003)
Syria: No Assad's visit to Iran - Washington Times (January 15, 2003)
Iran says it won't take sides between Iraq and U.S. - Reuters (January 15, 2003)
RSF calls for Iranian newsmen's release - The Dawn (January 14, 2003)
IAEA to Visit Two 'Secret' Nuclear Sites in Iran - Arms Control Today (January 14, 2003)
Russia, Iran Finalize Spent Fuel Agreement - Arms Control Today (January 14, 2003)
Afghan security situation 'urgent' - BBC (January 14, 2003)
Iran, Finland reject military option to change Iraqi regime - Xinhua News Agency (January 14, 2003)
Shevardnadze Says Experts Working In Iran - RFE (January 13, 2003)
Russia, Iran confer on fighting terrorism - Russia Journal (January 13, 2003)
Florida man claims DNA evidence proves he's son of Shah of Iran - San Luis Obispo, California - National (January 13, 2003)
Cartoon sparks mass Iran protests - BBC (January 12, 2003)
Khatami Calls For Continued Aid For Afghanistan - RFE (January 12, 2003)
Turkish PM visits Iran for Iraqi crisis talks - Xinhua News Agency (January 12, 2003)
Iran calls for contacts among regional countries for peace - Xinhua News Agency (January 12, 2003)
Iranians protest over caricature - Reuters (January 11, 2003)
Iranian teen faces death for drinking - BBC (January 11, 2003)
US boosts Gulf presence - BBC (January 11, 2003)
Immigrants rush to meet US deadline - BBC (January 10, 2003)
Registration Stirs Panic, Worry - Washington Post (January 10, 2003)
Iranian football club admits female fans - BBC (January 10, 2003)
The Reason of Ukrainian Plane Crash in Iran Identified - Pravda (January 10, 2003)
Khatami 'bid to curb hardliners will fail' - Gulf News (January 9, 2003)
Iran Deploys 20 Naval Vessels In Gulf - MENL (January 9, 2003)
Foremost Dissident Cleric In Worsening Health - RFE (January 8, 2003)
UK woos Turkey on Iraq - BBC (January 8, 2003)
Turkey eyes northern Iraqi oil - BBC (January 7, 2003)
Iranian asylum seeker 'faces death' - BBC (January 7, 2003)
210,000 to stand in Iran council polls - Reuters (January 7, 2003)
Iran expects diplomatic flurry amid US war threats against Iraq - Xinhua (January 6, 2003)
Afghan peacekeepers issue Iraq warning - BBC (January 6, 2003)
Iran rejects reports over Turkish PM's visit to Tehran - Xinhua (January 5, 2003)
377,000 Afghan refugees return home from Iran - Xinhua (January 5, 2003)
Iran: 12 Students, Three Teachers Die In Bus Crash - RFE (January 5, 2003)
Women set to join Iran police - BBC (January 4, 2003)
Iran rejects report on coup in Iraq - Gulf News (January 4, 2003)
Russia's N-cooperation with Iran irks US - Dawn (January 4, 2003)
Reformists Threaten To Leave Government Over Pollster Trials - RFE (January 3, 2003)
Iran: Reformists Threaten Walkout - RFE (January 2, 2003)
Iran parliament passes personal freedom law - AFP (January 2, 2003)
Afghans ditch old banknotes - BBC (January 2, 2003)
US orders more troops to Gulf - BBC (January 2, 2003)
An Iranian musician's homecoming - BBC (January 1, 2003)


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