The wife of a jailed Iranian dissident says her ailing husband’s doctor told prison officials they are putting his life in danger for refusing treatment.
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Iran media focusing on Dervish minority says two of its editors received lengthy prison sentences for involvement in anti-government protests in February.
Panelists offer all sort of possible reasons for the prevailing protests in Iran, the sanctions and their implications, and difficulty managing the state.
Iran jails one civil Society Activist in Central Iran after releasing another who completed a 10 years prison term for photographing an alleged mass grave
Security forces beat football fans chanting anti-government slogans at Tehran stadium, in the first confrontation since protests last December.
Are you ready to go to war again? Trump has been talking about war with Iran the way George Bush talked about war with Iraq before and after his disastrous invasion.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Iran has to start behaving like a “normal country,” as the United States prepares to reimpose sanctions on Tehran.
Sporadic protests taking place in cities in Iran, with rioters attacking a Shiite seminary west of Tehran as Iranians brace for a return of U.S. sanctions.
From my perspective, it seems Israel should go all in for the two state agreement followed up with humanitarian aid for Palestine. Israel may even gain some friends in the process.
Former deputy prime minister became one of the country’s most prominent jailed dissidents