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52 Death Row Drug Offenders Being Kept in Great Prison of Tehran

HRANA News Agency – At least 52 young drug offenders whose execution sentences have been approved, are waiting to be handed to the gallows in the Great Prison of Tehran (Fashavieh). The prisoners are all younger than 32 years old. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), at least 52 young drug offenders whose …

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Two Prisoners Hanged at Rajai Shahr Prison and Two Prisoners Hanged in Public

Iran Human Rights –  On Thursday August 11, two prisoners were hanged in public, one in the city of Ravansar (Kermanshah province, western Iran) and one in the city of Kazeroon (Fars province, southcentral Iran). On Wednesday August 10, at least two prisoners were reportedly executed at Karaj’s Rajai Shahr Prison (west of Tehran) on murder charges. On Monday August …

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Confiscated $2 billion could spell legal trouble for Ahmadinejad

Al-monitor – Former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s personal letter to US President Barack Obama asking the American president to return $2 billion in Iranian funds blocked in the United States could become a legal headache for the former president, who some believe is eyeing a political comeback. AUTHOR Arash Karami The Central Bank of Iran under Ahmadinejad’s presidency purchased the $2 …

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Why some are accusing Rouhani of playing the woman card

Al-monitor – President Hassan Rouhani cited “lack of justice in the employment process” when he ordered the cancellation of the third Civil Service Examination on July 31. Over 2,800 job opportunities at 12 state bodies were up for grabs in the test, which was due to be held in September. Rouhani further tasked the Management and Planning Organization with ensuring …

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Iran’s miraculous desert glacier

BBC – Hidden in Iran’s vast central deserts lies one of the Islamic Republic’s most unexpected geographical finds. Ice cold in the desert (Credit: Credit: Ian Lloyd Neubauer) Ice cold in the desertIn the Zard-Kuh, a 4,200m-high mountain range bordering the western flank of Iran’s vast central deserts, hides one of the Islamic Republic’s most unexpected geographical finds: on the …

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