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    Yemen knows nothing

    The government of Yemen told the Iranian government last week that it has not a clue as to what has happened to an Iranian diplomat abducted July 21 when his…

    Public protest closes plant

    After a series of protests by the public in Zanjan, the city authorities have closed a lead and zinc factory on the city’s outskirts.  Residents of the area have repeatedly…

    Urumiyeh is rising

    The Energy Ministry has announced that the water level in Lake Urumiyeh has risen by 24 centimeters (9 1/2 inches) in the 11 months.  There was no explanation for the…

    Fan violence costs teams

    Three Iranian pro football teams have each had a point chopped off their standings as punishment for violence by their fans.  Esteghlal, Malavan and Saipa have each lost a point.…

    New missile launch site

    Satellite photos show Iran has built a new rocket-launching center near the city of Shahrud.  That gives Iran three such centers.  (The United States has only two, one on each…