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Iran's top nuclear scientist stayed in shadows but his work was uncovered

12:02am IST

VIENNA/DUBAI Iranian scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, who was killed on Friday, led a life of such secrecy that even his age was under wraps but much about the clandestine nuclear weapons programme he is believed to have run has long been known.

Iran's leader promises retaliation for nuclear scientist's killing

28 Nov 2020

DUBAI Iran's supreme leader promised on Saturday to retaliate for the killing of the Islamic Republic's top nuclear scientist, raising the threat of a new confrontation with the West and Israel in the remaining weeks of Donald Trump's presidency. | Video

Iran's top nuclear scientist stayed in shadows but his work was uncovered

28 Nov 2020

VIENNA/DUBAI Iranian scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, who was killed on Friday, led a life of such secrecy that even his age was under wraps but much about the clandestine nuclear weapons programme he is believed to have run has long been known.

Killing of suspected Iranian nuclear mastermind risks confrontation as Trump exits

28 Nov 2020

DUBAI An Iranian scientist long suspected by the West of masterminding a secret nuclear bomb programme was killed in an ambush near Tehran on Friday that could provoke confrontation between Iran and its foes in the last weeks of Donald Trump's presidency. | Video

UPDATE 5-Suspected Iranian nuclear mastermind Fakhrizadeh assassinated near Tehran

27 Nov 2020

* Iran threatens to 'strike as thunder' at Fakhrizadeh's killers

Iran swaps jailed British-Australian academic with Iranians held abroad - TV

26 Nov 2020

DUBAI Iran has exchanged a jailed British-Australian academic, Kylie Moore-Gilbert, with three Iranians who had been detained abroad, Iran's state broadcaster IRIB reported on Wednesday.

Iran says it exports 700,000 bpd of oil, later denies

12 Nov 2020

DUBAI/LONDON An Iranian official said on Wednesday that Tehran exported up to 700,000 barrels per day (bpd) of oil since March, but was later quoted by an Iranian news agency casting doubt on the figure which had been kept secret as the country fights U.S. sanctions.

Special Report: Phantom oil buyers in Russia, advice from Iran help Venezuela skirt sanctions

11 Nov 2020

MEXICO CITY On Aug. 21, a tanker called the Otoman docked at the Jose oil terminal on Venezuela's coast in the Caribbean to load 1.82 million barrels of heavy crude, according to the state oil company's internal documents.

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