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There are 7 messages totalling 613 lines in this issue.

Topics of the day:

1. ONElist Apology
2. Middle East halts for grandstand view of eclipse
3. ISFAHAN, Iran, August 11 (AFP) - Iran was cast in shadow
4. Iran paper says Turkey must take lead in talks with PKK
5. Iran court adjourns retrial of German businessman
6. majlis upholds supervisory task of guardians council
7. Questions About Whereabouts of Iranian Student Leaders during the Student
Protests

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Date: Wed, 11 Aug 1999 09:01:34 -0000
From: ONElist <admin@ONELIST.COM>
Subject: ONElist Apology

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Date: Wed, 11 Aug 1999 13:54:52 -0400
From: Farhad Abdolian <farhad@PANJERE.NET>
Subject: Middle East halts for grandstand view of eclipse

NAHAVAND, Iran, Aug 11 (AFP) - Scientists and sightseers around
the Middle East Wednesday watched the moon blot out the sun for the
last time in the millennium, as Moslem clergymen called the faithful
to special eclipse prayers.
In the northwestern city of Nahavand, part of the
100-kilometer-long (60-mile-long) zone in Iran where the total
eclipse was visible, villagers in traditional garb rubbed shoulders
with Iranian scientists and foreign tourists at the city's football
field.
Protective glasses that enable viewers to watch the phenemenon
without damaging the retina of their eyes are rare here and most of
those assembled were apparently planning to gaze upwards with the
naked eye.
The presence of families, women and children, and especially the
villagers gave the area the feel of a village fair.
Artisans set up stands around the football field to sell their
goods to the crowd.
The crowd had been regaled since the morning with the sounds of
traditional and folk music.
"It's like a party. We are happy to have come from the Nahavand
area's villages," said Asqar, an exuberant 25-year-old.
"This is the first time that we are participating in something
that is unrelated to politics," said Farzaneh, a girl from the
nearby town of Borujerd.
In the central Iranian city of Isfahan the eclipse created
scenes of "total frenzy," said Pascale, a young French woman whose
father is Iranian who had travelled to the city for a grandstand
view of the eclipse.
"It's jam-packed everywhere, on the main square and the two
banks of the Zayandeh Rud river," she said.
In the capital, where the eclipse was less than total,
loudspeakers blared out verses from the Moslem holy book as the moon
obscured the sun.
Tens of thousands of people responded to the calls of the
country's leaders go to their mosques for mass prayers during the
eclipse, the official news agency IRNA said.
"The great Iranian people must show their humility before the
all-powerful one and creator of the universe and perform the prayer
of (divine) signs," said a statement issued by the Islamic
republic's supreme guide, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
Shiites have special prayers for most natural phenomena,
including solar and lunar eclipses and earthquakes.
In Mosul, northern Iraq, crowds answered the muezzins' calls to
prayer and packed the mosques.
The first sighting of the eclipse in the Middle East was at 1:12
p.m. (1012 GMT) in Lebanon, television there said. Lebanon saw an
82-percent, rather than a total, eclipse of the sun.
Lebanese mosques were crammed with worshippers taking part in
the "Salat al-Kusuf," or eclipse prayer.
The leading Lebanese Broadcasting Corporation International sent
a crew to northern Syria to provide simultanous views of the eclipse
in the two "brotherly countries."
In Damascus, a holiday was declared and residents stayed inside
to watch live television coverage, in accordance with official
warnings about eye damage from staring at the eclipse. Special
eclipse glasses were not available in Syria.
Ahmed, a 50-year-old taxi driver, said he stayed at home. "I
prefer, as the saying goes, not to sleep among the graves so as not
to have nightmares."
In the northeastern Syrian province of Hasakah, which
experienced a total eclipse, US scientists arrived at the beginning
of the week to set up their observation equipment.
Shadia Habbal, of the Harvard-Smithsonian astrophysics center in
Washington, said her team chose Syria for its "cloudless sky" which
allowed optimal study of the sun.
In Amman, hundreds gathered at City Hall where the Jordanian
Astronomical Society had set up telescopes for eclipse watching.
But for the most part, the Jordanian capital was a ghost town as
most Jordanians stayed indoors, taking advantage of the public
holiday the government declared.
Aisha Atiyah, 28, said she was the only passenger on her bus and
had to plead with the driver to go to City Hall.
"Praise be to God. This is a rare and beautiful event. I did not
want to miss it," she said.
At the Palestinian Authority's request, joint military patrols
were cancelled because of the eclipse, as were Israeli-Palestinian
meetings, Israel said.

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Date: Wed, 11 Aug 1999 13:55:15 -0400
From: Farhad Abdolian <farhad@PANJERE.NET>
Subject: ISFAHAN, Iran, August 11 (AFP) - Iran was cast in shadow

Iran enthralled by total eclipse

ISFAHAN, Iran, August 11 (AFP) - Iran was cast in shadow
Wednesday as the moon passed in front of the sun, with tourists
gasping and vendors of protective glasses engaging in a last-minute
bid to sell their wares.
Thousands of people watched in awe as darkness fell on the city
in the middle of the day.
"It's total frenzy. It's jam-packed everywhere, on the main
square and the two banks of the Zayandeh Rud river," said Pascale, a
young French woman whose father is Iranian.
She came to the central Iranian city of Isfahan especially for
the eclipse.
"It's impressive. People are running around searching for a pair
of protective glasses and tents have been hastily set up to sell
them," she said.
Thousands had come to Isfahan from countries as far away as
Japan, Italy and France to see the eclipse.
"Isfahan's many hotels are full, the large Siyospol bridge (one
of 33 bridges here) and the banks of the Zayandeh Rud river, which
passes through the city, have been invaded by people," Pascale
said.
The Isfahan authorities set up sophisticated cameras for
scientific teams on a balcony of the historic Ali Qapu palace
overlooking the city's huge central square built by Iran's Safavid
emperors.
The total eclipse was visible across a hundred-kilometer
(60-mile) swathe of Iran and 10 million Iranians were able to
observe it for nearly two minutes.
It could be seen from the western province of Kurdistan, the
central Isfahan area and the southeastern province of
Sistan-Baluchistan.
The Kurdish town of Marivan, near the Iraqi border, was plunged
into darkness, residents said by telephone.
"Everything is black and we have turned on lights," a resident
said.
In the northwestern town of Nahavand, where the eclipse was also
total, villagers in traditional garb rubbed shoulders with Iranian
scientists and foreign tourists at the town's football field.
The presence of families, women and children, and especially the
villagers gave the area the feel of a village fair.
Artisans set up stands around the football field to sell their
goods to the crowd.
The crowd had been regaled since the morning with the sounds of
traditional folk music and the culture ministry put on a musical
eclipse ceremony in this Zagros mountain city.
"It's like a party. We are happy to have come from the Nahavand
area's villages," said Asqar, an exuberant 25-year-old.
"This is the first time that we are participating in something
that is unrelated to politics," said Farzaneh, a girl from the
nearby town of Borujerd.
Teams of scientists had stationed their equipment on the hills
around the city to watch the event.
In the capital, where the eclipse was less than total,
loudspeakers blared out verses from the Moslem holy book as the moon
obscured the sun.
Tens of thousands of people responded to the calls of the
country's leaders go to their mosques for mass prayers during the
eclipse, the official news agency IRNA said.
"The great Iranian people must show their humility before the
all-powerful one and creator of the universe and perform the prayer
of (divine) signs," said a statement issued by the Islamic
republic's supreme guide, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
Shiites have special prayers for most natural phenomena,
including solar and lunar eclipses and earthquakes.

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Date: Wed, 11 Aug 1999 13:55:34 -0400
From: Farhad Abdolian <farhad@PANJERE.NET>
Subject: Iran paper says Turkey must take lead in talks with PKK

TEHRAN, Aug 11 (AFP) - An Iranian newspaper on Wednesday hailed
a pledge from Kurdish rebels to end their armed struggle against
Turkey and said it was now up to Ankara to initiate political
negotiations to end the conflict.
Rebels from the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) "have come to
terms with the existing realities of the era," the English-language
Iran Daily said.
"This will require their climbing down the mountains, ceasing
the chanting of revolutionary poems and replacing the life of the
partisan with that of political campaigning," it said.
"Armed struggle is not the only road to freedom," it said,
adding that its bloody 15-year campaign for self-rule in
southeastern Turkey "has not yet been able to win sufficient
credibility."
"Turkish statesmen must now answer the question: are they
prepared to support the initiative of a political dialogue?"
In a statement released in Turkey on Tuesday jailed PKK leader
Abdullah Ocalan, who is facing the death sentence for treason, said
his troops are ready to surrender their arms if given a chance by
Ankara.
"If Turkey makes one step tomorrow, the weapons will be laid
down too," he said.
Both the PKK leadership and the headquarters of the PKK's armed
wing have announced their support for an end to the rebellion, which
has left more than 31,000 people dead since 1984.
But Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Devlet Bahceli on Tuesday
dismissed Ocalan's authority to call for any political
negotiations.
"In no state under the rule of law anywhere in the world would a
person who has been found guilty and condemned to the maximum
punishment by an independent court be accepted as a political
interlocutor," he said.
Turkey has frequently attacked Iran for allegedly harboring PKK
rebels in largely Kurdish northwest regions around Piranshahr, where
Tehran said last month that Turkish warplanes killed five Iranians
in a bombing raid.
Ankara dismissed Tehran's claims as a "misunderstanding" and
insisted the air strike hit Iraqi territory along the joint border
of all three countries.
Iran on Monday handed over two Turkish soldiers it had held
after saying they had tried to infiltrate Iranian territory in a
separate incident as tensions have mounted between the neighbors in
recent weeks.
Ankara said they had crossed the border unintentionally.

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Date: Wed, 11 Aug 1999 13:54:34 -0400
From: Farhad Abdolian <farhad@PANJERE.NET>
Subject: Iran court adjourns retrial of German businessman

TEHRAN, Aug 11 (AFP) - An Iranian court Wednesday adjourned the
retrial of a German businessman sentenced to death here last year
after a two and a half hour hearing behind closed doors, judicial
officials said.
Helmut Hofer, 57, appeared stunned as he was whisked out of
court under heavy security and returned to prison following the
hearing.
A spokesman for the judiciary said "further enquiries" were
necessary to proceed with the trial.
A court official told journalists a date for a new hearing would
be set "in about a week." He said he did not expect any new charges
to be filed against Hofer.
The German's attorney Malek Hushang-Ghahari told reporters he
expected his client to have a full re-trial from the beginning as
the supreme court had overturned the death sentence against him.
Wednesday's hearing was held in camera, and no details were
released about it.
The hearing was held in a court which normally hears only cases
involving civil servants' conduct of their duties. No explanation
was given for the choice of court.
Hofer, wearing the uniform of Tehran's main Evin prison, and
surrounded by a large number of guards, was kept away from
journalists. He was whisked back to jail immediately after the
hearing.
The only person he was allowed to speak to briefly was a member
of the German embassy, who has been following his case from the
outset.
Hofer was sentenced to death by a lower court in January 1998
for allegedly having sex with a Moslem Iranian woman, in violation
of Iran's strict version of Islamic law which prohibits sex between
Moslems and non-Moslems.
Iran's supreme court said in April there was insufficient
evidence for his conviction, overturned the death penalty and
released Hofer on bail pending the re-trial. He was forbidden to
leave Iran.
But he was re-arrested last week "because of certain links to
foreign elements" -- an accusation that could pave the way for
espionage charges.
The re-trial had been scheduled for June but was postponed after
the court's German-Persian interpreter failed to show up in court
and Iranian judges rejected the offer of a translator made by the
German embassy.
The hearing had been moved up after Hofer claimed he was
suffering physicial deterioration and depression because of the
case, according to newspaper reports.
Hofer has variously claimed he converted to Islam and denied
having sex with the woman, a 26-year-old medical student identified
only as Vahideh G. with whom he was arrested at Tehran airport in
1997.
The woman was sentenced to 100 lashes by the court.
Hofer was re-arrested just three weeks after German authorities
jailed an Iranian national for allegedly spying for Tehran on the
Iranian opposition in Germany, a charge Iranian officials have
vigorously denied.
The German weekly Der Spiegel, which first reported the arrest,
said German authorities had tried to keep the affair quiet to avoid
damaging already difficult relations with Tehran.
In addition to the Hofer case, relations between Bonn and Tehran
were strained after a German court's 1997 ruling which implicated
the highest levels of the Iranian leadership in a 1992 attack on
Berlin's Mykonos restaurant which killed four Iranian Kurds.
Tehran officials have repeatedly insisted the Hofer case is
uniquely a matter for the "independent" Iranian courts and unrelated
to diplomatic or political relations between the two countries.
Ties between the two improved after Hofer was released on bail
in April, and Khatami accepted an invitation from German Chancellor
Gerhard Schroeder to visit Germany, although the trip has yet to
take place.
But new strains appeared in June after it emerged Iran had
arrested 13 Iranian Jews, also on espionage charges, in a case that
has angered the international community.

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Date: Wed, 11 Aug 1999 16:09:18 -0700
From: Arash Alavi <aalavi@US.ORACLE.COM>
Subject: majlis upholds supervisory task of guardians council

tehran, august 11,irna -- majlis on wednesday passed six articles
of
a bill on amendment to the election law. it had already passed two
articles in its previous debate.
according to the article three, the guardians council will have
supervisory task on every stage of the parliamentary elections.
the article was passed by 116 votes in favor and 60 votes
against and 14 abstentions.
the other articles included mid-term parliamentary elections and
the executive officials responsible for holding the elections
and the condition when two candidates receive the same number of
votes.

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Date: Wed, 11 Aug 1999 20:21:11 -0700
From: Eurasia Research Center <eurasia@CONCENTRIC.NET>
Subject: Questions About Whereabouts of Iranian Student Leaders during the
Student Protests

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Dear Friends:

I am trying to put together a report on the Kuy-e Daneshgah incident, the
demonstrations which followed, and the crackdown on student leaders and
representatives of democratic opposition groups. I have been going through a
mountain of daily news reports from Iranian newspapers as well as wire
service reports from international agencies, and alerts, reports, and other
documents from Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, and Iranian
student movement web sites such as daneshjoo.com and others. I hope to put
together a well documented report which could assist the legal defense of
these students, democratic political leaders, and other present and future
victims of the current witch hunt.

I am trying to find specific documentation on the whereabouts and actions of
Manuchehr Mohammadi, Gholam Reza Mohajeri Nezhad, and other student leaders
between July 8 and July 13, 1999. Anyone who knows of specific articles,
documents, communiqués, or reports with precise information about what Mr..
Mohammadi and Mohajeri were doing during the hezbollahi-security force
attacks on the student dormitories at Tehran university, what role they
played, if any, at the student protest meetings, when, where, and if they
participated in the protest marches outside the university, and where and
when they were arrested or disappeared.

Interestingly, almost none of the reports I have read so far from the July 9
to July 13, 1999 (18 to 22 Tir 1378) from newspapers like Neshat, Sobh-e
Emruz, Khordad, Hamshahri, or even Keyhan, Resalat, and Entekhab say
anything at all about Manuchehr Mohammadi. There are occasional references
to people who some students reportedly told the reporters were "members of
Tabarzadi's group," or who were shouting "radical" slogans like "long live
democracy" and "down with dictatorship." There is the suggestion that it
was some of these people who charged out of the university into the streets
of Tehran some time in the afternoon or evening of Sunday July 11 or in
the morning of July 12.

The first time Manuchehr Mohammadi's name surfaces in the Iranian press in a
big way is in the reports of the Information or Intelligence Ministry over a
week later, where they try to prepare the background for a foreign
conspiracy theory about the student unrest. (Suggesting that the entire
student protest was engineered by Zionists or foreign intelligence agencies
just as the Intelligence Ministry suggested that the Zionists gained
influence over Sa'id Emami and his gang in order to get them to kill
Dariush and Parvaneh Foruhar, Mohammad Mokhtari, and Mohammad Ja'far
Puyandeh, who were all accused of being friends of the Zionists at one time
or another. The Zionists established influence over Sa'id Emami in order to
get him to kill the Zionists' friends!)

So far in the many reports I have read so far about the events from the
attack on Kuy-e Daneshgah dormitories on Thursday/Friday July 8/9 and the
following days of protest meetings, I have found nothing about either
Manuchehr Mohammadi or his friend Mohajeri in any of these reports. Of
course I could be missing something, (in which case I would grateful to any
who can give me specific bibliographic references to articles or news items
which I may have missed).

In any case, I would welcome any information about specific articles or
reports, which would indicate what Mr. Mohammadi and Mr.. Mohajeri, as well
as any other student or democratic political leaders were doing during the
student protests. Such information could be important to their legal defense
and useful to human rights organizations and other groups concerned with
justice and the defense of the jailed students.

Another question that remains to be answered is specifically when various
groups of students and others were arrested. Of course there may not be
information about many of the cases, but it would be helpful to know how
many of those still in jail or unaccounted for were arrested the night of
the attacks on Kuy-e Daneshgah dormitories, how many were arrested during
the protests in Tehran and around the country, in other words exactly when
and where specific people were known to have been arrested or "disappeared".
How many of those arrested actually participated in the "unauthorized"
protests? Another important question is if there is any concrete and
verifiable about the role of "agents provocateurs" during the days of
protest? There are all kinds of rumors and speculation about this last
question, but so far not much specific evidence which could be used in an
international court.

Thanks in advance for any help you can give with these questions.

Alan Fogelquist
Eurasia Research Center

http://eurasianews.com/erc/homepage.htm

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indicate=20
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democratic=20
political leaders were doing during the student protests. Such =
information could=20
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which could be used in an international court.</SPAN></FONT></DIV>
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