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Monthly Archives: May 2018

MEPs ask Iran to halt execution of Mr Salas.

antheamcintyre – Senior MEPs have launched an urgent appeal to halt the execution by the Iranian authorities of an innocent member of a persecuted religious minority. Led by British MEP Anthea Mcintyre, the politicians are calling on Iran to stop the execution of Yavar Mohammed Salas and order a retrial after he was sentenced to death by the Iranian Supreme …

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Iran: Labor Activists Arrested In May Day Rallies In Tehran And Sanandaj

Iran-HRM – On May Day, when labor rights groups are celebrating across the globe, Iran’s State Security Force reportedly arrested a number of activists in Tehran and Iranian Kurdistan Province, west of Iran. The state police attacked to a May Day rally held in Saghez, Kurdistan Province, injuring Mahmoud Salehi, a prominent labor activist and arresting a number of protesters. …

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Iranian Lawmaker Warns Of Response To Israeli ‘Aggression’ In Syria

RFL/RE – A senior Iranian lawmaker has warned that his country will retaliate against what he called Israeli “aggression” in Syria after missile strikes this week killed 26 mostly Iranian fighters stationed at a Syrian military base. “We will respond to any aggression on Iran at the right time and place,” Alaeddin Boroujerdi, chairman of the Iranian parliament’s national security …

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ANALYSIS: Trump needs to end Khamenei’s apocalyptic vision

Al-Arabia – With the present Iran deal, put in place by US President Barak Obama and other world powers (P-5+1), Iran was invited back into the world’s political fold. There was hope that the country would become a cash cow in the form of billions of dollars coming from lucrative trade deals, and that its stalled nuclear program will remain …

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