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Iran leader urges Palestinians to keep fighting Israel

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 07:13

Iran`s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has urged Palestinians to keep fighting Israel and to extend a conflict that has killed nearly 700 Gazans to the occupied West Bank.

Iran nuclear negotiators under pressure after leader`s speech: Envoys

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 01:03

A major speech by Iran`s Supreme Leader has limited the ability of the Iranian delegation at high-level nuclear talks to make concessions with six world powers and this could scuttle chances for Tehran to reach an accord to end sanctions, diplomats said.

Iran`s Supreme Leader calls for more enrichment capacity

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 17:23

Iran and world powers have less than two weeks to reach an agreement on the future scope of Iran`s uranium enrichment programme and other issues if they are to meet a self-imposed July 20 deadline for a deal. 

Iran needs 19 times more centrifuges than US wants: Khamenei

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 11:34

Iran will need 19 times more nuclear centrifuges than Washington is seeking to restrict it to in a long-term deal with major powers, its supreme leader said on Tuesday. <br><br> "Their aim is that we accept a capacity of 10,000 separative work units, which is equivalent to 10,000 centrifuges of the older type that we already have," Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on his website, referring to the machines used in uranium enrichment.

Nuclear team `will defend Iran`s rights`: Khamenei

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 01:22

Iran`s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Monday the country`s nuclear negotiating team at talks in Vienna will defend "the rights of the nation" in negotiations with world powers.

Khamenei calls Iraq war a showdown between humanity and barbarity

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 23:33

Iran`s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called the Iraq conflict a "showdown between humanity and barbarian savagery" and criticised Western media for portraying it as a war between Shi`ite and Sunni Muslims.

Twitter account associated with Iran leader warns of "war in Muslim world"

Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 14:47

A Twitter account Iran experts believe is run by the office of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, in comments apparently inspired by Iraq`s turmoil, accused Sunni militants on Thursday of wanting to bring about a war in the Muslim world.

Iran says it has copied US drone

Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 00:42

Iran said om Monday it has succeeded in copying a US drone it captured in December 2011, with state television broadcasting images apparently showing the replicated aircraft.

Khamenei says Iran will never give up its nuclear programme

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 13:26

Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said Tehran will never give up its nuclear programme.

Iran should not bow to pressure in N-talks: Khamenei

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 20:21

Iran`s nuclear negotiators should not yield to pressure by the world powers in the ongoing nuclear talks, Iran`s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said.

Crucial talks on Iran nuclear deal to begin in Vienna

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 09:44

The crucial talks between Tehran and the six world powers on Iran`s controversial nuclear programme are due to take place in Vienna on Tuesday.

Iran`s Khamenei says nuclear talks will `lead nowhere`

Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 20:01

Iran`s top decision-maker Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Monday that while he is not against a resumption of nuclear negotiations with the world`s major powers, the talks will "lead nowhere".