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UPI-September 5, 2004 - Iraq rejects Iranian assistance - Baghdad, Iraq - Iraqi government officials said Sunday they have rejected an Iranian offer to rebuild destroyed sections of Shiite shrines in Najaf and Karbala.

AFP-September 5, 2004 - Iran lambasts Canada's "crocodile tears" for dead photographer - TEHRAN - Iran again hit out at Canada for complaining about the murder in custody here of Canadian-Iranian photographer Zahra Kazemi, saying Ottawa was only crying "crocodile tears".

Toronto Star-September 5, 2004 - Memories of a slaughter in Iran
a survivor tells of 1988 massacre in Islamic Republic Thousands of men, women, children secretly executed. LONDON—Payam lives alone and never talks about the past. The 46-year-old Iranian with gentle brown eyes and a quiet smile is haunted by the smell of fear and death.

Iran Focus-August 31,2004 - Violence, poverty and abuse led girl, 16, to gallows Neka (northern Iran), Aug 31 – The orphaned 16-year-old girl hanged in front of residents in this town close to the Caspian Sea on August 15 suffered years of brutal violence, exploitation and torture in the hands of relatives, local officials and plain strangers, and in a country where girls are the most vulnerable members of society, she had no one to go to for help.

The Washington Post-June 12, 2004 - U.S. Wary as Iran Works to Increase Influence in Iraq. With the occupation of Iraq due to end in three weeks, the Bush administration fears that Iran will move in as a major player after months of quietly building networks among Iraqi politicians and religious circles, according to U.S. officials in Washington and Baghdad.

AFP-June 11, 2004 - Wider effort to buy nuclear parts cited - Iran told a black market supplier that it was interested in "tens of thousands" of parts for its covert nuclear program, diplomats said yesterday, as the UN atomic watchdog prepared to rebuke Tehran for hindering an agency probe of its activities.

Reuters-June 10, 2004 - U.N. sees signs of massive Iran nuke plans-diplomats

VIENNA (Reuters) - The U.N. nuclear watchdog has found indications Iran wanted to equip thousands of uranium enrichment centrifuges, enough to produce bomb-grade material for several warheads per year, diplomats say.

The New York Times-May 14, 2004 - Young Iranians

Iranian youths want freedom and democracy and a referendum on regime change. Mr. Kristof was exactly right when he wrote, Ayatollahs, look out."

The New Republic - April 26, 2004 - BAD NEIGHBOR; by Michael Rubin
"The Americans may think they will have peace in eight months. But, even if they stay eighteen years, we will never give them peace." Sheik Muhammad Al Abadi, a member of the Badr Corps ….. Al Abadi's walls were decorated with a picture of his late older brother and a large portrait of Iran's Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini.

Washington Times-April 25, 2004 - Iran's covert actions in Iraq

On April 4, 2004, Sheik Muqtada al-Sadr, a pro-Iranian Iraqi cleric, called on his followers to "terrorize your enemy," meaning the Americans and all those Iraqis cooperating to bring about a constitutional government.

Washington Post-April 22, 2004 - Iran 'Will Be Dealt With,' Bush Says

Bid to Start at U.N., President Says

President Bush told newspaper editors in Washington yesterday that Iran "will be dealt with, starting through the United Nations" if it does not stop developing nuclear weapons and begin total cooperation with international inspectors.

New York Post-April 16, 2004 - The Iran Factor - An Iranian delegation is now in Baghdad, supposedly to help talk down the firebrand Iraqi cleric Muqtada al-Sadr and his radical "al-Mahdi Army." The strange thing is, Iran is the chief culprit among the outside players behind much of Iraq's current instability.

Wall Street Journal - April 16, 2004 - Regime change in Tehran is necessary for peace in Iraq. - The only way to end Tehran's continual sponsorship of terror is to bring about the demise of the present Iranian regime. And as it happens, we have an excellent opportunity to achieve this objective, without the direct use of military power against Iran. There is a critical mass of pro-democracy citizens there, who would like nothing more than to rid themselves of their oppressors. They need help, but they neither need nor desire to be liberated by force of arms.

- Dangerous Liaisons. Are we compromising with the enemy in Iraq?
Michael Rubin

Radio Farda News - April 08, 2004 - Summary of Iran Stories in Today's Broadcasts Thursday, April 08, 2004 Italian Security Report Links Moqtada Sadr To The Supreme Leader.

Al- Hayat Daily April 7, 2004 - Behind the Scenes - Americans have obtained information that shows Iran has not only incited Moqtada As Sadr, but it is also active in the events in Iraq.

Los Angeles Times – April 4, 2004 - Iraqi Democrats Feeling Sidelined " The Iranians are flooding the city and countryside with money,"

Radio Israel- Tuesday, March 30, 2004 -  Merciless murder of an Iranian ex-refugee in Iran.

USA TODAY -  March 30,2004 -   Officials; U.S. "Ousted" Iran's spies in 1997 in 1997.

The Los Angeles Times - March 27, 2004Iran Hiding Its Nuclear Activities, Report Says..

New York Sun - March 17, 2004 - Anti-regime violence erupting in Iran as crowds burn  pictures of Khamenei.

New York Times - March 11, 2004 - Alarm Raised Over Quality of  Uranium Found in Iran.

The Wall Street Journal - March 11, 2004 - Caving Into the Mullahs.......








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