Iran recalls its ambassador in Cyprus
The Cyprus Foreign Ministry said Iran objected to last month's extradition of Iranian Saeid Mohabat to the U.S. to face charges of breaching United Nations sanctions against Iran, and that Iran responded by recalling its ambassador on Wednesday "for ...
Iran envoy to Cyprus recalled after extradition to US
Iran recalls Cyprus envoy after Iranian extradited
Cyprus hopes US extradition does not sour relations with Iran
Globe and Mail
Ottawa backs using social media to boost Iran's dissidents
Globe and Mail
The Global Dialogue on the Future of Iran was hosted by the University of Toronto's Munk School of Global Affairs, but sponsored by the Department of Foreign Affairs with $250,000 in public money. And it was kicked off with a speech by Foreign Affairs ...
Ottawa turns to digital diplomacy to reach Iran ahead of June elections
John Baird reaches out directly to Iranians, encouraging them to end 'clerical ...
Former Iranian president Rafsanjani ponders run in upcoming election
And pre-election mobilization in Iran can lead to unpredictable outcomes — as we saw in 2009,” said Reza Marashi, research director at the National Iranian American Council in Washington. Iran's last presidential election in 2009 captured public ...
Ayatollah Khamenei looks to tighten grip on Iran as acolytes line up for election
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This powerful video shows Iran's worsening crackdown on journalists
Washington Post (blog)
As devastating as the imprisonments are to the individual journalists and their families, the Iranian government's tactics have had an intimidating effect on the press, choking off the flow of information. This census and CPJ's past surveys are simply ...
Iran Media Crackdown Draws Attention As Election Looms - Huffington Post
Jon Stewart Hosts Iran Censorship Event
4 prominent names join hundreds registered so far to run in Iran's ...
TEHRAN, Iran – Four prominent Iranian politicians have joined hundreds of potential candidates who have applied to run in the June 14 presidential election. The race will pick a successor to President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who is barred by the ...
Iran unveils 'Epic' new drone
Iran unveils new attack drone
FP Passport: Iran unveils new drone, names it 'Epic'
Khamenei adviser enters Iran's presidential contest
DUBAI (Reuters) - An adviser to Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei joined the presidential race on Friday, with powerful conservatives keen to make the June vote a peaceful contrast to the upheaval that followed the disputed 2009 poll ...
Iran president still a force even as his era ends
Khamenei's adviser joins presidential race in Iran - Gulf Times
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PKK Kurdish deal with Turkey may worry Iran and Syria
The group has two sister parties in Iran and Syria with their own armed wings: the Party of Free Life of Kurdistan (PJAK), which is fighting against Iran, and the Democratic Union Party (PYD), which holds the reins of power in Kurdish areas of Syria ...
Consequences of western intransigence in nuclear diplomacy with Iran
As a sovereign state, Iran is entitled to enrich, if it chooses; as a party to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), it is entitled to do so under safeguards. The NPT explicitly recognises signatories' "inalienable right" to use nuclear ...
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The Day After a Strike on Iran
For their Sunday best, black women turn to Jewish clothier from Iran
Los Angeles Times
I learned that he was an Iranian Jew sent by his family to New York in the late 1970s to study. After the 1979 Islamic revolution made life problematic for Jews in Iran, Tabarai got his parents out. Eventually they resettled in California. But through ...
Iran backs Syria meeting plan, expects to be part of process
"We hope that the coming meeting would also be in Geneva and the Islamic Republic of Iran would be more than happy and pleased to assist in whatever way that it can, and we expect to be part of the process to restore peace and a better livelihood to ...
Iran says nuclear sites safe from earthquakes and cyber threat