March 8, 2006
Iran WatchTopics: Iran
For Iran watchers, here's an additional briefing on Iran-related news that we haven't already covered today, from Regime Change Iran.
Russia denies having a new compromise plan.
The Washington Times reported that Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov arrived in Washington yesterday hoping to sell a proposed compromise to process small amounts of uranium on its own territory.
But then The Financial Times reported that Mr Lavrov denied the very existence of a new Russian compromise proposal, "There is no compromise, new Russian proposal."
Ahmadinejad wants UN compensation.
Taipei Times reported that President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad called on the UN nuclear agency to compensate Iran for its suspension of nuclear activities.
Cheney warns Iran.
CNN News reported that Vice President Dick Cheney said Iran will not be allowed to have a nuclear weapon and warned "the United States is keeping all options on the table.
IRGC Commander calls US threats a bluff.
Iran Focus reported that a senior Revolutionary Guards commander dismissed threats by the United States over Iran's nuclear program as a "political bluff."
Iranians kill an IRGC officer.
SMCCDI reported that an Intelligence Officer named Rahman Ghaderi (AKA Rahman Griss) was gunned down, this morning, by the residents of the western City of Bookan.
Rumsfeld confirms IRGC smuggling bombs into Iraq.
SGate.com reported that Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld accused Tehran of dispatching elements of its Revolutionary Guard to stir trouble inside Iraq.
Posted by Richard at March 8, 2006 11:22 AM
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