US condemns Iran's hanging of alleged rape victim
Despite a robust international campaign and social media outcry, Reyhaneh Jabbari — convicted of murder in the 2007 death of a former Iranian intelligence agent — was hanged at dawn Saturday in Tehran, according to Iran's official news agency IRNA,.
Iran hangs woman for killing alleged rapist
Rights Groups Condemn Execution of Iranian Woman
Iran hangs woman convicted of killing alleged rapist
New York Times
Iranian Photojournalist Reportedly Detained After Covering Protest Against ...
New York Times
The arrest of the photographer, Arya Jafari, was reported by BBC Persian, a news service staffed by Iranian expatriates that is officially banned inside Iran but still widely seen there. The arrest was also reported by Iran Wire, an expatriate site ...
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Pakistani officials said Iran fired six mortar shells, which landed near the border town of Mashkail. Pakistan is then thought to have fired back. The two countries share a long desert border which straddles Balochistan province in south-west Pakistan ...
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Iran's hanging of Reyhaneh Jabbari condemned
Iran has gone ahead with an execution of a woman despite an international campaign urging a reprieve. Reyhaneh Jabbari, 26, was hanged in a Tehran prison on Saturday morning. She had been convicted of killing a man she said was trying to sexually ...
Iran rules out 'backward steps' on nuclear programme
Sherman's remarks came in a speech given Thursday at a Washington think-tank where she cited the "size and scope" of Iran's enrichment as a barrier to a deal. "Iran's leaders would very much hope that the world would conclude that the status quo -- at ...
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Iran hangs woman convicted of killing her rapist
A 26-year-old Iranian woman convicted of murdering a man she accused of trying to rape her as a teenager was hanged on Saturday, the official news agency IRNA said, despite international pleas for her life to be spared. Reyhaneh Jabbari walked to the ...
Iran has executed Rayhaneh Jabbari despite an international campaign Photo ...
“This is another bloody stain on Iran's human rights record,” said Hassiba Hadj Sahraoui, the deputy director of Amnesty's Middle East and North Africa Programme. “Once again Iran has insisted on applying the death penalty despite serious concerns over ...
New force for democratic change in Iran
The Hill (blog)
An important measure of the deep desire for change within Iran—perhaps easily overlooked by the west--is the growing activism of Sufis against the Iranian regime. Within Islam, Sufis are distinguished by their tolerance and by their pacifism ...
U.S, Iran Talks Continue, Despite Distrust
U.S. News & World Report
Sherman says Iran has allowed “unprecedented” daily access to its nuclear facilities as a part of the plan carried out so far, and has agreed not to make any further advances in its program. The country has halted expansion of its enrichment capacity ...
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China says wants closer military ties with Iran
Xinhua cited Sayyari as saying Iran attached great importance to its ties with China and was "ready to enhance bilateral exchanges to push forward cooperation between the two armed forces, especially in naval cooperation". For the first time ever, two ...
China Wants More Military Co-op With Iran (Sorry, US and Pakistan)
China wants closer military ties with Iran
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