Archive for April, 2016

Iran Launches Undercover Morality Unit

Iran Launches Undercover Morality Unit

Iranian authorities have launched a new undercover police unit that will be tasked with monitoringRead More

Killing Of Afghan Girl Prompts Outrage In Iran

Killing Of Afghan Girl Prompts Outrage In Iran

In Iran, which hosts at least 1 million Afghan refugees and seasonal laborers, the fateRead More

EU High Court rules against deportation of Christian converts to Iran, urges grant of asylum

EU High Court rules against deportation of Christian converts to Iran, urges grant of asylum

Religious and human rights groups are applauding a European court decision that ruled governments mustRead More

Obama increasingly isolated on Iran giveaways

Obama increasingly isolated on Iran giveaways

According to President Obama, “Iran so far has followed the letter of the agreement, butRead More

Unemployment rises over previous year, youth hit hard

Unemployment rises over previous year, youth hit hard

The Statistical Centre of the Islamic Republic reports that the unemployment rate was 11 percentRead More

Police use cameras to enforce Islamic codes in Tehran cafés, parks

Police use cameras to enforce Islamic codes in Tehran cafés, parks

The Tehran police department says it has installed surveillance cameras in parks and coffee shopsRead More

Iran, Saudis Suspend Spat To Discuss Hajj Pilgrimage Next Week

Iran, Saudis Suspend Spat To Discuss Hajj Pilgrimage Next Week

An Iranian delegation will travel next week to Saudi Arabia to discuss arrangements for theRead More

Iranian Christian prisoner encourages fellow believers

Iranian Christian prisoner encourages fellow believers

In the face of a crackdown that has crippled Iran’s house-church leadership, an imprisoned convertRead More