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Iran: Wave of assassination in Baluchestan province as the people are apt for uprising

In the recent days, a wave of assassinations has traversed the city of Zahedan, as well as other places in Sistan & Baluchestan Province (southeastern Iran) and thus far five Sunni clerics and Baluchi youths have been victimized. The assassinations have led to the death of four with the fifth badly wounded and in a coma in the hospital.

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Iran: U.S. has 'serious concerns' about Hassan Rouhani's UN envoy selection

NCRI- The United States has told the Iranian regime it has deep misgivings about the possibility that Hamid Abutalebi, may be named to serve as Tehran's new ambassador at the United Nations, the State Department said on Wednesday.

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29 U.S. senators call on Obama to deny visa to Aboutalebi, Iranian regime's new UN envoy

NCRI - Twenty-nine U.S. senators have written to President Barack Obama urging him to deny a visa to a former hostage-taker who is the Iranian regime's choice for ambassador to the United Nations, Associated Press reported.

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Eliot Engel: Rouhani is a moderate! That is ridiculous

Washington, Asharq Al-Awsat—For many foreigners, one of the most striking—yet often overlooked—features of the US political system is the impact that the US Congress can have on foreign policy.

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Iranian resistance denounces ‘terror-master’ diplomat

InsideEmbassyRow: By James Morrison-The exiled Iranian resistance Thursday accused Iran’s U.N. ambassador of coordinating the 1993 assassination of a leading Iranian dissident in Rome and called on international authorities to file criminal charges against the diplomat.

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Lawmakers outraged over Iran U.N. choice, seek change in law

(Reuters) - Hardline U.S. lawmakers said on Tuesday they were concerned about Iran's selection of a U.N. envoy linked to the 1979-1981 hostage crisis, and called on the Obama administration to do what it can to prevent him from taking up the post in New York.

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