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August 2000 - Iran Special Weapons News

  • IRAN UNREST, Voice of America, 30 August 2000 -- In Iran, reformist and conservative leaders are condemning recent violence in the western city of Khorramabad in which a policeman was killed and dozens of people were wounded, including the provincial governor.
  • RFE/RL Iran Report, Volume 3, Number 33 Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty 28 August 2000 -- CALL FOR INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION IN BIOTECHNOLOGY / 'EXTRAORDINARY MISSILE' ON THE WAY / MULTIPURPOSE SATELLITES DEVELOPED / MORE SOLDIERS, MORE CONCERNS ABOUT IDEOLOGY / WOMEN'S ROLE IN PUBLISHING DEVELOPS / MORE BAD NEWS ABOUT IRAN'S PRINT MEDIA / PARLIAMENTARIANS TO FACE POST-ELECTION SUPERVISION? / DOCTORS DAY MARKED IN IRAN / TEHRAN OFFERS TO NEGOTIATE WITH ABU SAYYAF
  • IRAN UNREST, Voice of America, 28 August 2000 -- An Iranian opposition group based in Iraq has fired mortar shells at a former military base in Tehran.
  • RFE/RL Iran Report, Volume 3, Number 32 Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty 21 August 2000 -- ADDRESSING PROBLEMS OF WOMEN, GIRLS / KHATAMI IN KURDISTAN / TEHRAN WORKS WITH KURDISH PARTIES / AZERI-POPULATED PROVINCES UNDERREPRESENTED / KHAMENEI'S NORTHWESTERN TRIP CAUSES CONCERN IN BAKU / IRANIAN ASSISTANCE FOR CHECHEN REFUGEES / SECRET ISRAEL-IRAN MEETINGS IN CAIRO / MORE IRANIAN TRADE IN CARIBBEAN / BAZAAR UNHAPPY, BUT IS IT UNSTABLE?
  • RFE/RL Iran Report, Volume 3, Number 31 Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty 14 August 2000 -- HEATED REACTIONS TO CLOSING OF PRESS DEBATE / WARNING AGAINST 'UNIDENTIFIED' RADIO STATION / INTERESTING APPOINTMENTS BEHIND THE SCENES / ...AND IN THE UNIFORMED SERVICES / 'THAT BREAD SHOULD BE SO DEAR...' / ARAFAT VISITS TEHRAN TO DISCUSS JERUSALEM
  • IRAN PARLIAMENT, Voice of America, 07 August 2000 -- Iran's conservatives are turning up the heat on their embattled reformist rivals, with the arrest of another journalist and calls to oust several lawmakers from parliament.
  • RFE/RL Iran Report, Volume 3, Number 30 Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty 7 August 2000 -- PRESS DEBATE POSTPONED INDEFINITELY / TRADITION AND POLITICS AGAINST WOMEN / ACCELERATED APPEALS FOR JAILED JEWS / CHRISTIANS IN IRAN OFTEN MISTREATED / SHIA SUPPLICANTS STYMIED BY IRAQ / MORE UNREST / A MATTER OF TASTE / TEHRAN ENCOURAGES AMAL AND HIZBALLAH UNITY
  • IRAN/PRESS, Voice of America, 06 August 2000 -- Iran's supreme leader dealt a stunning blow to the new reformist parliament by ruling that its hopes to ease press restrictions are unlawful.
  • IRAN/ARREST, Voice of America, 05 August 2000 -- Iranian police have arrested a prominent pro- reform cleric, hours after he returned to Tehran from Paris.



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