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Women to take center stage at Iran’s 35th Fajr Film Festival

PayvandNews – Iran is getting ready to host the 35th edition of its most prestigious cultural event in February, this time showcasing works by women filmmakers and films on women’s issues more than ever before. By Marjohn Sheikhi and Niusha Rouzban, Mehr News Agency Considered Iran’s largest film festival and one of the most prestigious cultural event in the country, Fajr …

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Trump Pivots From Muslim Registry but Targeting of All Iranian Visitors Remains on the Table

niacaction -Donald Trump’s picks to head Homeland Security and the Justice Department attempted this week to put a more tolerant face on the President-elect’s discriminatory campaign proposals to ban or track Muslims. But their alternative – to target visitors to the U.S. based on their country of origin – would mean that Iranians would almost certainly be subject to enhanced …

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Iran Says Nuclear Deal Will Not Be Renegotiated

RFL.RE – The landmark nuclear deal between Iran and world powers “will not be renegotiated,” Iran’s deputy foreign minister said on January 15, ahead of the first anniversary of the agreement’s implementation. Abbas Araghchi told reporters in Tehran that “the new U.S. administration cannot abandon the deal,” saying international laws required Washington to implement the agreement. During his election campaign, …

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Iranian anti-aircraft forces fire shots at non-military drone

Al-Arabia – Iran’s anti-aircraft forces fired shots at a drone in central Tehran on Monday, the governor of Tehran Province was quoted as saying by Tansim news agency, but he said the unmanned aircraft was not military. “It has not been a military drone. It entered the no-fly zone…We do not know where it belonged to,” Isa Farhadi said. Fars …

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Iran: 26 Prisoners Including Two Women Hanged

Iran Human Rights – In the last few days, at least 26 people, including two women, were reportedly executed in various Iranian prisons.   14 PRISONERS EXECUTED According to close sources, at least 14 prisoners were reportedly hanged at Karaj Central Prison on Saturday January 14 on drug related charges. Iran Human Rights has obtained the names of ten of these …

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