United Nations Security Council Resolution 1747
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1747 was a United Nations Security Council resolution that tightened the sanctions imposed on Iran in connection with the Iranian nuclear program. It was ado...
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1747 - Wikipedia
Putin suspends nuclear pact, raising stakes in row with Washington| Reuters
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday suspended a treaty with Washington on cleaning up weapons-grade plutonium, signaling he is willing to use nuclear disarmament as a new bargaining chip in dis...
Reformist Gains In Iran Elections Clear Way For Business Boom
Gains by reformist candidates in Iranian elections open the way for changes to economic policy that will boost foreign investment and trade with the West, businessmen and analysts said on Sunday.
Iran and weapons of mass destruction
Iran, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is not known to currently possess weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and has signed treaties repudiating the possession of weapons of mass destruction inc...
Iran and weapons of mass destruction - Wikipedia
Nuclear disarmament
Nuclear disarmament refers to both the act of reducing or eliminating nuclear weapons and to the end state of a nuclear-weapon-free world, in which nuclear weapons are completely eliminated.Nuclear di...
Nuclear disarmament - Wikipedia
Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant
The Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant (Persian: نیروگاه اتمی بوشهر‎) is a nuclear power plant in Iran 17 kilometres (11 mi) southeast of the city of Bushehr, between the fishing villages of Halil...
Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant - Wikipedia
Energy in Iran
Energy in Iran describes energy and electricity production, consumption, import and export in Iran. Iran has the fourth largest oil reserves and the world's largest natural gas reserves in the world. ...
Energy in Iran - Wikipedia
Economy of Iran
The economy of Iran is a mixed and transition economy with a large public sector. Some 60% of the economy is centrally planned. It is dominated by oil and gas production, although over 40 industries a...
Economy of Iran - Wikipedia
Opposition to war against Iran
According to most U.S. news networks, a majority of Americans support United States or Israeli military action against Iran. Other, more recent, polls point out that Americans "back a newly brokered n...
Opposition to war against Iran - Wikipedia
Baghdad kidnapping of Iranian diplomat (February 2007)
Gunmen kidnapped Jalal Sharafi, the second secretary of the Iranian embassy, as he drove through Karrada district in central Baghdad, Iraq on 6 February 2007. The gunmen wore uniforms of the Iraqi 36t...
Petrodollar warfare
Petrodollar refers to United States dollars earned through exports of petroleum (oil).
In an effort to prop up the value of the dollar, Richard Nixon negotiated a deal with Saudi Arabia that in ex...
Iran-Israel relations
Iranian–Israeli relations can be divided into four major phases: composing period between 1947-1953, friendly period during the era of the Pahlavi dynasty, worsening period since the 1979 Iranian Revo...
Iran-Israel relations - Wikipedia
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Israel
Exchanges between Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Israel have demonstrated a strained relationship. These exchanges have been characterized by contentious speeches and statements, including calls to "eliminat...
Military and economic aid in the 2006 Lebanon War
Foreign involvement in the 2006 Lebanon War refers to the supply of military aid to combatants during the course of the 2006 Lebanon War, which has been an important aspect of both the hostilities and...
Military and economic aid in the 2006 Lebanon War - Wikipedia
Sanctions against Iran
Numerous governments and multinational entities impose sanctions against Iran. Following the Iranian Revolution of 1979, the United States imposed sanctions against Iran and expanded them in 1995 to i...
Sanctions against Iran - Wikipedia
Persian rugs
The Persian carpet or Persian rug (Middle Persian: bōb, Persian: فرش‎ farsh, meaning "to spread"; sometimes قالی qālī) is an essential part of Persian art and culture. Carpet-weaving is undo...
Persian rugs - Wikipedia
Industrial Development and Renovation Organization of Iran
The Industrial Development & Renovation Organization of Iran (IDRO) known as IDRO Group was established in 1967 in Iran. IDRO Group is one of the largest companies in Iran. It is also one of the l...
Industrial Development and Renovation Organization of Iran - Wikipedia
Putin suspends nuclear pact, raising stakes in row with Washington| Reuters
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday suspended a treaty with Washington on cleaning up weapons-grade plutonium, signaling he is willing to use nuclear disarmament as a new bargaining chip in dis...
Reformist Gains In Iran Elections Clear Way For Business Boom
Gains by reformist candidates in Iranian elections open the way for changes to economic policy that will boost foreign investment and trade with the West, businessmen and analysts said on Sunday.
Iran and WTO
Iran officially submitted an application to join the World Trade Organization (WTO) on 19 July 1996. From July 1996 to May 2001, Iran’s application had not been considered, mainly as a result of US ob...
Iran and WTO - Wikipedia
Islamic Republic of Iran Railways
The Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (abbreviated IRIR or sometimes RAI) (Persian: شركت راه آهن جمهوری اسلامی ایران) is the national state-owned railway system of Iran. The Raja Passenger Train Comp...
Islamic Republic of Iran Railways - Wikipedia
Russia and weapons of mass destruction
According to the Federation of American Scientists, an organization that assesses nuclear weapon stockpiles, in 2013, Russia possessed an estimated 8,500 total nuclear warheads of which 1,800 were str...
List of trade unions
This is a list of trade unions and union federations by country.
Israel and weapons of mass destruction
Israel is widely believed to possess weapons of mass destruction, and to be one of four nuclear-armed countries not recognized as a Nuclear Weapons State by the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT)....
Israel and weapons of mass destruction - Wikipedia
U.S. sanctions against Iran
US sanctions against Iran refer to economic, trade, scientific and military sanctions against Iran, which have been imposed by the U.S. Office of Foreign Assets Control, or by the international commun...
U.S. sanctions against Iran - Wikipedia
Science and technology in Iran
Iran has made considerable advances in science and technology through education and training, despite international sanctions in almost all aspects of research during the past 30 years. Iran's univers...
Science and technology in Iran - Wikipedia
Mining in Iran
Mining in Iran is underdeveloped, yet the country is one of the most important mineral producers in the world, ranked among 15 major mineral-rich countries, holding some 68 types of minerals, 37 ...
Mining in Iran - Wikipedia
Iran's brain drain
According to the International Monetary Fund, the Islamic Republic of Iran had a substantial drain of highly educated individuals (15 percent) in the early 1990s. More than 150,000 Iranians left the I...
Telecommunication Company of Iran
Telecommunication Company of Iran (TCI) (Persian: شرکت مخابرات ایران‎) was established in 1971. Iran Telecommunication Industries (ITI) was also founded in the same year to manufacture the requi...
Army of the Guardians of the Islamic Revolution
The Army of the Guardians of the Islamic Revolution (Persian: سپاه پاسداران انقلاب اسلامی ‎ / Sepāh-e Pāsdārān-e Enqelāb-e Eslāmi, or Sepāh for short), often called Revolutionary Guards, is a b...