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Bernard Kouchner is the French Foreign Minister

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Iran to hang or stone to death woman convicted of adultery
A local Iranian judiciary official has said that a woman sentenced to death on charges of adultery will be executed either by stoning or hanging.

Celebrities sign open letter urging Iran to release 'death by stoning' woman
International celebrities including Hollywood actors Robert Redford, Robert De Niro, and English musician Sting have signed an open letter urging Iran to release Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, the Iranian woman who had been sentenced to death by stoning for adultery, saying that 'she had suffered enough'.

'Iran says 'no final decision taken on 'stoning to death' woman's execution'
French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner has claimed that his Iranian counterpart has assured him that no final decision has been taken about the woman who could be stoned to death for adultery charges, amid reports that her execution is imminent.

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