Archive for November, 2015

Minister alarmed by high number of prisoners in Iran

Minister alarmed by high number of prisoners in Iran

Iran’s Minister of Justice has expressed concern about the high number of prisoners in theRead More

Rouhani Orders Halt of Mixed Gender Camps

Rouhani Orders Halt of Mixed Gender Camps

Just a week after Iran’s leader ayatollah Khamenei publicly complained about what he termed asRead More

From Putin To Khamenei: A Koran Copy With Its Own History

From Putin To Khamenei: A Koran Copy With Its Own History

It may not be the original version of the first handwritten edition of the Koran,Read More

Ayatollah Khamenei tells Palestinians to continue ‘intifada’ against Israel

Ayatollah Khamenei tells Palestinians to continue ‘intifada’ against Israel

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Wednesday expressed solidarity with the Palestinians by encouragingRead More

Iraqi Christians in U.S. Face Deportation While Obama Welcomes Syrian Muslims

Iraqi Christians in U.S. Face Deportation While Obama Welcomes Syrian Muslims

A group of Iraqi Christians is facing deportation from the U.S. while the Obama AdministrationRead More

Iranian Christian Convert Beaten by Muslim Man at German Refugee Camp

Iranian Christian Convert Beaten by Muslim Man at German Refugee Camp

A young Iranian man, who had recently converted to Christianity, was beaten by a MuslimRead More

Iran Sentences US Journalist to Prison in Espionage Case

Iran Sentences US Journalist to Prison in Espionage Case

A court in Iran has sentenced Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian to an unspecified prisonRead More

Women Drivers Not Wearing Hijab Face Tough Police Action

Women Drivers Not Wearing Hijab Face Tough Police Action

Cars driven by women who do not observe the hijab (head covering for women) willRead More

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Simulates Capture of Al-Aqsa Mosque

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Simulates Capture of Al-Aqsa Mosque

Thousands of paramilitary forces from Iran’s powerful Revolutionary Guard have held a war game simulatingRead More

Is the Crackdown in Iran the Start of a Fresh Tyranny?

Is the Crackdown in Iran the Start of a Fresh Tyranny?

The recent arrests of Iranian journalists and businessmen have sent chills through Tehran. Is theRead More