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  • newIran’s Supreme Leader Insists on Warmongering Policies

    Iran’s Supreme Leader Insists on Warmongering Policies

    By Jubin KatiraieThe Iranian supreme leader, Ali Khamenei, in a speech at Imam Hossein Military University in Tehran, ordered the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) to increase weapons’ proliferation. Reuters reported on October 13.
    - 13 hours ago, 14 Oct 19, 2:30pm -
  • newRemoval of Subsidies Will Put Further Strain on Iranian Families

    Removal of Subsidies Will Put Further Strain on Iranian Families

    By Jubin KatiraieWith each passing day, the consequences of sanctions against the Iranian regime become more visible. The withdrawal of Chinese state oil firms from a $5-billion deal to develop the Iranian gas field was the latest event in this con…
    - 22 hours ago, 14 Oct 19, 5:31am -
  • Iran: Water Shortages Taking Toll on People’s Lives

    Iran: Water Shortages Taking Toll on People’s Lives

    By Pooya StoneTwo children in a Baluchistan village drowned while hauling water from a pond, HRANA news agency reported on Thursday, 10 October. The victims, Sara and Bisma, were from the Dashtiari village.
    - 2 days ago, 13 Oct 19, 2:42pm -
  • Iran’s People Pay the Price of the Government’s Bankrupt Financial Institutions

    Iran’s People Pay the Price of the Government’s Bankrupt Financial Institutions

    By Jubin KatiraieDespite plundering people’s properties, Iranian banks affiliated with the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC), the police, the Basij and the army have rising debts, according to Iran experts. As such, the country’s credit council and t…
    - 3 days ago, 12 Oct 19, 2:22pm -
  • Iran’s Prisons Are ‘Hell on Earth’

    Iran’s Prisons Are ‘Hell on Earth’

    By Pooya StoneAccording to global statistics, Iran occupied the sixth place in the world in terms of the most number of prisoners. Yet Iran ranks 19th globally in terms of population. Yet the situation in Iran’s prisons is unique because of the m…
    - 3 days ago, 12 Oct 19, 2:11pm -
  • Iran Struggles to Impose Hegemony on Neighboring Countries

    Iran Struggles to Impose Hegemony on Neighboring Countries

    By Jubin KatiraieIn remarks that could easily be perceived as a threat, Iran’s Foreign Minister Javad Zarif declared on Thursday that either all countries in the Persian Gulf region will enjoy guarantees of security, or else “they will all be d…
    - 3 days ago, 11 Oct 19, 5:05pm -
  • Iran Threatens Security of Gulf

    Iran Threatens Security of Gulf

    By Jubin KatiraieIranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Thursday, in an op-ed for the Kuwaiti Al-Rai newspaper, that either all Gulf countries should enjoy security “or they will all be deprived of it”.This ominous threat comes am…
    - 3 days ago, 11 Oct 19, 4:59pm -
  • Charity Undermines Human Rights Objective by Ignoring Systematic Violations in Iran

    Charity Undermines Human Rights Objective by Ignoring Systematic Violations in Iran

    By Pooya StoneThe Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC), a London-based non-profit organization that campaigns for justice for all people, irrespective of race or political beliefs, has received more than a million British pounds since 2013. Howev…
    - 3 days ago, 11 Oct 19, 4:54pm -
  • Iran’s Mistreatment of Female Political Prisoners

    Iran’s Mistreatment of Female Political Prisoners

    By Pooya StoneA female political prisoner was transferred to ward 2A in the notorious Evin Prison, which is used by the shadowy Iranian Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) and the Ministry of Intelligence and Security (MOIS) to put prisoners of conscience…
    - 5 days ago, 10 Oct 19, 4:54am -
  • Iran to Further Decrease Commitment to Nuclear Deal

    Iran to Further Decrease Commitment to Nuclear Deal

    By Jubin KatiraieThe Iranian Atomic Energy Organization chief has said that his country will set up 30 modern IR-6 centrifuges and that a new part of the heavy water reactor in Arak will become operational within the next couple of weeks.
    - 5 days ago, 10 Oct 19, 4:32am -

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  • newSaudi ambassador accuses Turkey of causing chaos in Syria
    New envoy to UK also says Riyadh is losing confidence in Donald TrumpThe Turkish assault on north-east Syria is a disaster for the region and has dented Riyadh’s confidence in Donald Trump, according to the new Saudi Arabian ambassador to the UK, P…
    - 3 hours ago, 15 Oct 19, 12:00am -
  • Iranian students barred from US: lost money, broken dreams, no answers
    They had been accepted to prestigious postgraduate programs, many in California, but they got no further than the airportOn 9 September, Milad Aghajohari and much of his extended family piled into cars and drove six hours from Isfahan to Tehran’s i…
    - 1 day ago, 14 Oct 19, 1:00am -
  • Erdoğan has managed the unthinkable: uniting all the other Middle East rivals | Simon Tisdall
    Turkey’s Syria invasion following US withdrawal of its troops means that all bets are now off in the Middle EastBy invading northern Syria last week, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan achieved what many thought impossible – uniting all the regional countries…
    - 3 days ago, 12 Oct 19, 8:05am -
  • Betrayed yet again, the Kurds need our support | Letters
    Frances O’Grady says Trump’s behaviour over Syria should be a cautionary tale, Ken Webb points out that America has betrayed Kurdish people before, DBC Reed recalls how they were cheated out of their homeland after the first world war, and Trevor…
    - 4 days ago, 11 Oct 19, 12:21pm -
  • Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband seeks meeting with Boris Johnson
    Richard Ratcliffe, reunited with daughter, says PM can help get his jailed wife released by IranThe husband of the imprisoned British-Iranian woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has demanded a meeting with Boris Johnson as he said his family had been cau…
    - 4 days ago, 11 Oct 19, 10:35am -
  • Iranian oil tanker damaged by explosions near Saudi port city
    Blasts prompt speculation they are reprisal for attacks on Saudi oil assets last monthTwo missiles hit an Iranian state-owned oil tanker as it headed to Syria on the Red Sea, the Iranian government has claimed.Tehran did not attribute responsibility…
    - 4 days ago, 11 Oct 19, 6:57am -
  • Thousands of Iranian women watch football match for first time
    Tickets for Iran-Cambodia match sell out in minutes after four decades of near-total banMore than 3,000 Iranian women have crammed into a special section of a Tehran stadium to watch a World Cup qualifier against Cambodia, after they were allowed to…
    - 5 days ago, 10 Oct 19, 1:37pm -
  • Syria: Erdoğan's eyes more likely to be on Putin than Trump
    Russia and Iran have troops in Syria and will see opportunities amid chaos of US impulsivenessDonald Trump’s decision to give the green light – now seemingly turning amber – for Turkey to enter northern Syria has produced a torrent of criticism…
    - 5 days ago, 10 Oct 19, 7:12am -
  • Tehran: City of Love review – the rocky road to romance in Iran
    Ali Jabernansari’s engagingly downbeat comedy-drama offers intriguing insights into life into modern Iranian lifeThree lonely souls in Tehran search for love in this interesting, downbeat comedy drama from writer-director Ali Jabernansari. Part por…
    - 6 days ago, 9 Oct 19, 1:00pm -
  • Iranian women allowed to watch football at stadium for first time in decades
    Women free to watch World Cup qualifier after ban liftsThose attending in Tehran will be segregated from menIranian women will be able to enter a football stadium on Thursday for the first time in decades, after Fifa threatened to suspend the Islamic…
    - 6 days ago, 9 Oct 19, 12:52am -

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