Archive for 2015

Iranian Christian Convert Arrested During Christmas Season

Iranian Christian Convert Arrested During Christmas Season

As Iranian security authorities intensify their crackdown on house churches during the Christmas season, sourcesRead More

Average Age of Inmates Has Dropped

Average Age of Inmates Has Dropped

The head of Iran’s prison organization told reporters that the average age of criminals inRead More

Rohani Says Muslims Must Correct Islam’s Image

Rohani Says Muslims Must Correct Islam’s Image

Iranian President Hassan Rohani says Muslims must improve the image of their religion that hasRead More

A Croatian-Swedish Arrested In Iran

A Croatian-Swedish Arrested In Iran

“Sania Bobnehvich”, Croatian-Swedish citizen living in Iran, was arrested by the Revolutionary Guards in GorganRead More

Iranian official stresses students’ right to appeal expulsion

Iranian official stresses students’ right to appeal expulsion

The deputy head of Iran’s Ministry of Science says students have the right to appealRead More

Christmas in Tehran: Santa makes a Middle Eastern pit stop in Muslim country

Christmas in Tehran: Santa makes a Middle Eastern pit stop in Muslim country

Change is afoot in Iran, with the country expecting a ‘tsunami’ of foreign tourists followingRead More

Somali government bans Christmas celebrations

Somali government bans Christmas celebrations

The government of Somalia has issued a ban on Christmas and New Year’s celebrations inRead More

Pastor Farshid Fathi Received an Early Pardon !

Pastor Farshid Fathi Received an Early Pardon !

Christian prisoner Farshid Fathi was released two years prior to his original term as aRead More

Iran court annuls ‘spiritual healers’ death sentence

Iran court annuls ‘spiritual healers’ death sentence

Iran’s Supreme Court annulled Monday the death penalty for spiritual leader Mohammad Ali Taheri andRead More

Iran Says New U.S. Visa Rule May Violate Nuclear Pact

Iran Says New U.S. Visa Rule May Violate Nuclear Pact

A new United States visa restriction targeting Europeans and others who have visited so-called high-riskRead More