Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Iran Lets Gas Prices Soar to Fund Nuclear Activities As Sanctions Bear Fruit

Ahmadinejad cuts subsidies, frees $20 bn for nuclear program, prestige boost http://www.debka.com/article/20476/

Iran Lets Gas Prices Soar, but Drivers Seem Unfazed http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/21/world/middleeast/21iran.html?src=twrhp


Tehran planning gas talks with Azerbaijan - UPI.com http://t.co/N1OqSVM via @upi_top




Ahmadinejad calls on Pakistan to arrest and hand over terrorists http://www.tehrantimes.com/Index_view.asp?code=232629

First VP says Zimbabwe is Iran’s good friend http://www.tehrantimes.com/Index_view.asp?code=232626

The arrest of 10 members of a home fellowship in Iran « Persecution News http://bit.ly/ghHw5j

Iraq: Preparing for the Return of Moqtada al-Sadr http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,2037986,00.html#ixzz18n941NOy

AFP: Lebanon PM 'respects' but brushes off Iran supremo http://bit.ly/e7HVXF