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Iran acts to comply with interim nuclear deal with powers - IAEA

VIENNA - Iran is taking further action to comply with an interim nuclear agreement with six world powers, a monthly U.N. atomic agency report showed, a finding the West may see as positive ahead of a November deadline for clinching a long-term deal.

Iran state TV says death of journalist in Turkey is 'suspect' 6:14pm BST

ANKARA - Iranian television pointed the finger at Turkey on Monday over the death of a Lebanese-American journalist killed in a car crash while working for Iran's Press TV in Turkey near the besieged Syrian border town of Kobani.

U.N. nuclear chief suggests progress slow in Iran investigation 6:10pm BST

VIENNA - Iran has still not implemented all the nuclear transparency measures it had agreed to carry out by late August, the head of the U.N. atomic energy agency said on Monday, suggesting little headway in an inquiry into suspected bomb research.

Iran arrests suspects after acid attacks on women in Isfahan 3:48pm BST

DUBAI - Iran has arrested a number of people suspected of throwing acid at women deemed to be wearing Islamic headcovering improperly, authorities said on Monday, following a series of attacks in Isfahan that have caused widespread anger.

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Iran, U.S. say some headway made in 'difficult' nuclear talks 16 Oct 2014

VIENNA - Iran and the United States said they made some progress in high-level nuclear talks but much work remained to clinch a breakthrough deal by a late-November deadline.

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U.S. sees some progress in Iran nuclear talks, still aims for November deal 16 Oct 2014

VIENNA - A senior U.S. official said some progress was made in high-level nuclear negotiations with Iran on Wednesday but much work remained to be done, adding the goal was still to reach a deal by a late November deadline. | Video

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U.S. sees some progress in Iran nuclear talks, still aims for November deal 15 Oct 2014

VIENNA - A senior U.S. official said some progress was made in high-level nuclear negotiations with Iran on Wednesday but much work remained to be done, adding the goal was still to reach a deal by a late November deadline.

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U.S. says some progress in Iran nuclear talks, but much work remains 15 Oct 2014

VIENNA - A senior U.S. official said after high-level nuclear talks with Iran on Wednesday that some progress continued to be made but much work remained to be done, adding the goal was still to reach a deal by a late November deadline.

U.S. says no talk about extending Iran nuclear negotiations 15 Oct 2014

VIENNA - World powers and Iran are not discussing extending a late November deadline for reaching an accord over Tehran's nuclear programme, a senior U.S. official said on Wednesday, adding there was still time to strike a deal.

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Iran expects progress, if no breakthrough, in nuclear talks with EU, U.S. 14 Oct 2014

VIENNA - Iran does not expect a breakthrough in high-level nuclear talks with the United States and the European Union this week but hopes they will help pave the way for a final deal, its foreign minister said on Tuesday.

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Turkey to let Iraqi Kurds reinforce Kobani as U.S. drops arms to defenders

ANKARA/BEIRUT - Turkey said on Monday it would allow Iraqi Kurdish fighters to reinforce fellow Kurds in the Syrian town of Kobani, while the United States air-dropped arms for the first time to help the defenders resist an Islamic State assault. | Video