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Iranian Alert - January 18, 2007 - Iraq: Iranian arrested in Erbil is wanted in Austria
Regime Change Iran ^ | 1.18.2007 | DoctorZin

Posted on 01/19/2007 1:57:59 AM PST by DoctorZIn

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Iraq: Iranian arrested in Erbil is wanted in Austria

  • Adnkronos International reported that one of the five Iranians arrested last week by the US army in the northern Iraqi city of Erbil is wanted in Austria in connection with the assassination of Kurdish leader Andol Rahman Ghassemlu in 1989.


Russia completes missile delivery to Iran

  • Al Jazeera reported that Russia’s defense minister confirmed that Moscow completed the delivery of TOR-M1 surface-to-air missile defense systems to Iran.


Iran finances regime militias in Syria

  • MiddleEast Newsline reported Iran has been financing the formation of militias loyal to the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad.


Gates arrives in Saudi Arabia for talks on Iran

  • Reuters reported that U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates arrived in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday for unannounced talks with King Abdullah on topics that would include Iran.
  • The Department of Defense published a partial transcript of a press conference by United States Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and NATO Secretary General Jaap de Hoop Scheffer.


Allies 'Go After' Iran as Beefed-up Naval Force Sails for the Persian Gulf

  • The Times Online reported that Britain is joining an American military campaign to blunt Iranian influence in Iraq and the Gulf.


Rebuke in Iran to Its President on Nuclear Role

  • The New York Times reported that Ahmadinejad, appears to be under pressure from the highest authorities in Iran to end his involvement in its nuclear program.


Here are a few other news items you may have missed.

  • The Wall Street Journal reported that Mr. Ahmadinejad's visit to Venezuela is the second in four months. "This is just a prelude of what we will do," declared Mr. Chávez, in a televised speech announcing the creation of a joint $2 billion fund to finance development and other projects.
  • reported that a team of U.S. wrestlers received a warm welcome Tuesday in Iran at a time of increasing tensions between the two countries.
  • Arshan10 published a video clip of a brave Iranian woman in the city of Shiraz that couldn't take the constant harassment by the regime's religious enforcers.

TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: iran; iranianalert

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1 posted on 01/19/2007 1:58:01 AM PST by DoctorZIn
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2 posted on 01/19/2007 1:59:20 AM PST by DoctorZIn (Until they are Free, "We shall all be Iranians!")
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You know, I hope they turn over this guy to the Austrian and put the monkey on their back. A European country would be forced to deal with a State-affiliated terrorist, who murdered people in their country. Will Austria defends its sovereignty? Will Austria defends its citizens and legal residents from a murderer? Will Austria take on Iran or settle into comfortable appeasement? Let's find out.

3 posted on 01/19/2007 2:55:56 AM PST by Jabba the Nutt (Jabba the Hutt's bigger, meaner, uglier brother.)
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To: DoctorZIn; Ernest_at_the_Beach; ASA Vet; BIGLOOK; Enchante; STARWISE; Seadog Bytes; Cindy; kcvl; ...

The Iranian Whackjob Serial Killers would like for the world to believe that this pos was just a good will ambassador. Thanks for this great find. Now we know the reality of this serial killer.

4 posted on 01/19/2007 6:51:15 AM PST by Grampa Dave (GW has more Honor and Integrity in his little finger than ALL of the losers on the "hate Bush" band)
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To: Jabba the Nutt

I read that he's already been released to Iran.

5 posted on 01/19/2007 8:18:06 AM PST by GoLightly
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To: DoctorZIn

Arrested in Erebil or caught with Gerbil?

6 posted on 01/19/2007 10:48:36 AM PST by sheik yerbouty ( Make America and the world a jihad free zone!)
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To: DoctorZIn


7 posted on 01/19/2007 1:31:23 PM PST by TigersEye (If you don't understand the 2nd Amendment you don't understand America.)
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