Iran election: Moderates poised to make gains in high-stakes vote
Iran's Interior Ministry said Saturday that with about one-third of the votes counted in Tehran, reformers were leading the parliamentary elections. Results from outside Tehran also indicated a strong showing by moderate candidates. In one significant ...
Iran's pragmatic Rouhani cheers election wins, says government stronger
Moderates Gain in Early Iranian Election Results
Early results show Iran reformists lead in Tehran
Enforcing Iran sanctions still tangles Iranian-Americans in 'spider's web of laws'
The U.S. has imposed hundreds of sanctions against Iran for more than 30 years to temper the country's nuclear ambitions. And even though the sanctions against Iran were eased with January's nuclear disarmament deal, rules about how people in the U.S. ...
Iran signals lawyer yet to be appointed for detained Iranian-American
DUBAI Iran's judiciary signaled on Saturday that Iranian-American businessman Siamak Namazi, detained since October in a case being watched internationally, had not been given access to a lawyer. The businessman was on a list published last month by ...
Iran shows us the money
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One thing George W. Bush got right: the Islamic Republic of Iran is an evil regime. It seems an elementary point. It seems obvious. The regime is responsible for the murder and disfigurement of many Americans. It is the proud supporter of terrorist ...
Iran Deal Splits Democrats in Suburban Chicago US House Race
After fueling months of fights in Washington, President Barack Obama's nuclear deal with Iran is now popping up in an unusual place: a Democratic primary north of Chicago, splitting party leaders' loyalties and making Republicans giddy about a ...
Iran deal divides Chicago Democrats in competitive primary
Why Iran's Election Is A Self Fulfilling Prophecy
Iranians cast ballots for both the Iranian parliament (Majlis) and the Assembly of Experts, the small group responsible for choosing the next Supreme Leader — Iran's top political official who serves for life. Though millions of Iranians are expected ...
Tehran's teens: Iran isn't what you think it is
First of all, she told me that in our school, when I talk about Iran, they all get scared and say, 'OK, isn't there a war going on there?' And something like that. "I was like, 'How? How do they think like that?'" MORE: Inside Tehran's American-made ...
Iran Executes Entire Male Population of Village for Drug Offenses
Anti-death-penalty activists have been asking the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime to cut some $20 million in funding for Iran's anti-drug campaign, because Iran executes too many people. The latest evidence against Iran is an astounding report ...
Iran executed all adult men in one village for drug offences, official reveals
Iran executes men of entire village for drug smuggling
EVERY man in an Iranian village has been executed for drugs offences
Iran arrests Baquer Namazi, father of imprisoned American businessman
Washington (CNN) Six weeks after freeing U.S. citizens in a prisoner swap with the United States, Iran appears to have arrested yet another man whom Washington may take an interest in seeing freed. Baquer Namazi, 80, is the father of American ...
American in Iran Jail With Son
80-year-old American jailed by Iran along with son, lawyer says
Iran 'arrests elderly father of jailed US citizen'
US turned back Iran arms shipment toYemen: Kerry
The United States halted a shipment of weapons from Iran heading for Yemen, Secretary of State John Kerry said, as he accused Tehran of continuing its support of anti-government rebels. The Saudi press Agency reported that Mr Kerry told US lawmakers: ...