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Rohani Says Iranian Leaders Must Listen To The People

RFL/RE – President Hassan Rohani has said that the Iranian people continue to support the clerical establishment despite foreign pressure but insisted that the country’s leaders must listen to protesters behind a recent wave of unrest. Rohani made the comments on January 31, hours after President Donald Trump said the United States stands with the people of Iran against the …

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Trump Calls Out Iran, North Korea; Labels China, Russia ‘Rivals’

RFL/RE – U.S. President Donald Trump has described China and Russia as rivals that must be confronted with “unmatched power,” and has called on Congress to fix “fundamental flaws” in the landmark nuclear deal between world powers and Iran. Trump made the remarks on January 30 in his first State of the Union address to a joint session of the …

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Iran headscarf protester arrested: lawyer

Al-Arabia – An Iranian woman has been arrested and bail set at more than $100,000 after she protested against the mandatory headscarf, a lawyer said on Tuesday. Narges Hosseini, whose age was not known, was jailed after posing in central Tehran on Monday without a headscarf, lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh said. At least three other women did the same around the …

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The Khomeini regime and the Supreme Guide’s cane

In Europe, some have speculated, specifically those in agreement with Iran, that the Khomeini regime has survived the public’s recent protest storm, which sparked anger among the regime and its followers in Iraq, Syria, Lebanon and Yemen. The Khomeini regime suffers from an infrastructural problem. It has lost its connection with the Iranians, mainly the youth, which make up the …

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Iranian-American Zoroastrian Denounces 27-Year “Unjust” Prison Sentence in Letter From Prison

CHRI – In a letter from Evin Prison obtained by the Center for Human Rights in Iran (CHRI), Iranian-American dual national Karan Vafadari has denounced the “unjust and tyrannical” 27-year prison sentence he was issued in Tehran along with his Iranian wife, Afarin Neyssari, who was sentenced to 16 years in prison. The charges against Vafadari and Neyssari (who has …

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