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TEHRAN: An officer in Iran's Revolutionary Guard who was killed in Syria was buried Tuesday, according to Iran's semiofficial Mehr news agency.
Meanwhile, Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), a semiofficial organization engaged in export promotion on the island, has decided to set up rep offices in Beijing and Shanghai as reciprocal units against CCCME's representative office in Taipei, with arrangement and organization already finished for the time being.
The bomb killed Mostafa Ahmadi Roshan, a chemistry expert and a director of the Natanz uranium enrichment facility in central Iran, the semiofficial Fars news agency reported.
The semiofficial Central News Agency quoted Ma as saying the significance of the ECFA lies not just in promoting globalization, establishing workable mechanisms and avoiding economic marginalization, but also in the feeling that cross-strait peace and prosperity is not an impossible dream.
Schmelling allows for both readings, using his privileged position as semiofficial interloper (he also worked on some of the cleanup crews) to preserve the intimate details of another's private idiosyncrasy.
Among LDP supporters in the 33 constituencies, 33 percent said they will vote for the rebels in the House of Representatives election, while 41 percent said they would vote for their rivals, who are running on the LDP ticket or as semiofficial candidates of the party, according to the survey.
Since the architect's mother was a natural daughter of Leonardo della Rovere and tied historically to ducal line, it seems more economical to assume he acted in some semiofficial capacity for the court of Urbino, even as his own brother Felice remained at the court.
The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport earlier asked the tax panel to either soften the tax burden on the five semiofficial companies or exempt them from the tax, as they are operating either in the red or in difficult financial conditions despite their large capital.
Officials in many counties in China record events of importance in semiofficial local gazettes, or fang zhi, says Kambiu Liu, a geographer at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge.
The creditors are the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization, a semiofficial corporation, the Development Bank of Japan and Taiheiyo Kouhatsu Inc.
It would be ironic if one of the first semiofficial acts of recognition of gay and lesbian families came just for the purpose of sweeping us into this discussion," says Democrat Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin, the first out lesbian elected to Congress.
Farukh Ruzimatov, the group's semiofficial male headliner, had the distinction of performing the solo turn: Maurice Bejart's Adagio.
Summary: Three separate explosions were reported on Iranian oil and gas infrastructure Friday, with an oil field blast killing one person, semiofficial Mehr news agency reported.
The semiofficial ISNA news agency quotes Mahmoud Ahmadi Bighash as saying Saturday the Iranian delegation will instead try to.
Iran's semiofficial Fars News Agency said the idea to order the Russian pilots to leave the country gained momentum after a Russian-made aircraft caught fire as it landed in northeastern Iran in January, injuring more than 40 people.