Saturday , 19 June 2021

Latest news

Why Don’t Iranians Trust the Government’s Vaccination Program?

iranwire.com – On Monday, the acting governor of the port city of Mahshahr in Khuzestan sounded the alarm about new, more infectious strains coronavirus spreading to and from the city via water corridors. The lack of public awareness about vaccines, he said, was making the situation all the more dangerous. Speaking at a meeting of the Mahshahr Coronavirus Headquarters, Fereydoun …

Read More »

General Signs Up in Revolutionary Guards’ Battle for the Presidency

Iranwire – On May 11, Iranian media reported that Brigadier General Saeed Mohammad, the former commander of the Revolutionary Guards’ Khatam al-Anbiya Headquarters, had put himself forward as a candidate for the country’s 13th presidential election on June 18. Saeed Mohammad’s ambitions to run for president have sparked controversy before, chiefly because they serve as a clear reminder that the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps is …

Read More »

Who Are the Iranians the US Might Free in a Prisoner Swap?

VOA – As the United States and Iran hold indirect talks about engaging in a rare exchange of prisoners, observers have shared new insights about the little-known Iranians under U.S. detention or prosecution who could be included in a swap. U.S. and Iranian officials have said the two sides have been discussing the prisoner issue through mediators in recent weeks, …

Read More »

Iran Election: Guardian Council Flexes Muscle, Unlawfully Imposes More Qualification Requirements

CHRI – A directive “ratified” by Iran’s Guardian Council, imposing new requirements for candidates to qualify to run in Iran’s June 2021 presidential election, has once again revealed the unconstitutional practices of the powerful unelected body. Accountable only to the supreme leader, the council of six clerics and six jurists is constitutionally mandated to vet laws and elections for conformity with the state’s …

Read More »

Iran’s Fingerprints Are All Over Anti-American, Anti-Israeli, and Anti-Arab Terrorism Across the Middle East

republicanleader.senate.gov –U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding Iran: “The attacks being directed at innocent Israeli citizens are coming from Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad. Both those terrorist groups receive support from Iran. “The regime in Tehran is the most active state sponsor of terrorism in the world. The regime …

Read More »
0