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a city in northwestern Iran

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But American and European diplomats have said the US and its European allies will demand that Iran immediately dismantle the new Fordo uranium-enrichment facility buried deep under a mountain near Qum, halt all production of uranium fuel enriched to 20 percent purity, which is considered just a few technical steps from weapons-grade purity, and ship stockpiles of that fuel out of the country.
US: A stealth surveillance drone operated by the CIA penetrated deep inside Iran over three years ago, snapped images of Iran s secret nuclear facility at Qum and returned home, The Washington Post reported late Saturday.
The son was no longer interested in his religion, while the father went on to become a servant at one of the famous holy shrines in the religious city of Qum.
Of particular interest is the Sharjah-based Isfahan Carpet Exhibition that presents a new 10-year old 4x6-metre pure silk Qum carpet of dome design worth Dh280,000.
Mumtaz Ahmad, President International Islamic University (IIU) Islamabad, in Qum expressed solidarity with the brotherly people of Pakistan in the face of international pressures that they are facing today.
Concurrently, Iran was taking steps to move its most sensitive nuclear fuel production to a heavily defended underground military facility outside the holy city of Qum.
1992), but he left after the 1991 uprising against Saddam Hussein for Iran where he studied with a number of prominent Qum leaders, foremost Sheikh Mustafa al-Harandi who features prominently in this book as the proponent of a new, individual-based concept of government.
Amano called on Iran to fully cooperate with international inspectors and come clean on several outstanding matters, noting that Tehran has yet to comply with Security Council demands on suspending uranium enrichment by contiuing operation in one facility, building another near Qum and building a new reactor.
The statement said representatives from the Organisation of Islamic Conference, Al-Azhar University in Egypt, Deoband Darul Uloom, Karachi Darul Uloom and the Qum centre in Iran had been invited to the conference following the suggest of the religious scholars.
In fact, news of the secret nuclear facility, outside the holy city of Qum, and the missile test, came just days before the U.
They confessed to the bunker - near Qum, 100 miles from the capital - after British, American and French spies uncovered details.
The spies tracked it for two years as bunkers were dug near Qum.
Featuring loans of carpets, silks, paintings, manuscripts and ceramics, many of which have never been on display outside Iran, the exhibition will explore the Shah's social, artistic and religious influence on Iran through the gifts he endowed to the Shi'i shrine cities Mashhad, Ardabil and Qum and his capital at Isfahan.
Moreover, statements and flyers issued in Tehran and Qum for wide distribution among the Iraqi refugees within Iran were read only by quite a few people .