US had extensive contact with Ayatollah Khomeini before Iran revolution
It was previously known that Ruhollah Khomeini, the charismatic leader of the Iranian revolution, had exchanged some messages with the US through an intermediary while living in exile in Paris. But new documents seen by the BBC's Persian service show ...
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The Non-PC Reason Iran Lies to Obama and the West
Iran Uses US Taxpayer Money to Increase Military Spending by 90%
New York Post
Congratulations, US taxpayers: You're funding Iran's military
New York Post
An unexpected result of President Obama's new opening to Iran is that US taxpayers are now funding both sides of the Middle East's arms race. The United States is deliberately subsidizing defense spending for allies like Egypt and Israel, and is now ...
Obama's ransom for captured sailors funding Iran's military buildup
Father's birthday song for daughter stuck in Iran
The father of a toddler stuck in Iran without either of her parents has sung Happy Birthday to her via Skype at a campaign event. Richard Ratcliffe, of north London, also left a card at Iran's embassy for Gabriella's second birthday. His wife Nazanin ...
Father sings Happy Birthday to daughter stranded in Iran
Birthday Celebrated Via Skype for 2-Year-Old Stranded in Iran
Father sings Happy Birthday to toddler daughter trapped in Iran after her mother is detained without charge
The Times of Israel
Canada court hands over Iran assets to terror victims' families
The Times of Israel
FILE - In this July 31, 2002, file photo, workers clean the inside of a cafeteria hours after a bomb exploded at Hebrew University in Jerusalem, killing nine, four of them Americans, and wounding more than 70. (photo credit: AP Photo/David Guttenfelder ...
Canadian Court Orders Iranian Assets Handed To Attack Victims
Why 'SpongeBob' trousers furore is troubling Iran
The story of an Iranian goalkeeper suspended for, reportedly, wearing trousers with a motif similar to the cartoon character SpongeBob SquarePants raised eyebrows around the world - but the case highlights some of the tensions at play in the country.
Iran Goalkeeper Suspended Six Months for Wearing SpongeBob SquarePants Trousers
Iran has detained an Iranian Canadian professor, and her family doesn't know why
An Iranian Canadian academic who conducts research on gender issues in the Middle East has been arrested without formal charges and sent to the notorious Evin Prison, her family said Thursday. Homa Hoodfar, an anthropological professor at Concordia ...
Arrest of Homa Hoodfar in Iran Shines Light on Dangers for Dual Citizens
Canadian's arrest shows why we must press Iran on human rights
Canada has started 'official' talks with Iran to renew ties, says Stéphane Dion
Will a new 5-year plan solve Iran's economic problems?
In an interview on Iranian television earlier this week, newly re-elected Speaker Ali Larijani stated that "the economy would be a top priority for the new parliament" and that the finalization of the sixth Five-Year Development Plan would be treated ...
Iran's Goalkeeper Has Been Suspended for Wearing a SpongeBob SquarePants Outfit
The ruling can be appealed but it may not be as easy given that this is not Makani's first offense, the BBC says. Iran has strict social laws on dress and behavior, and he was arrested after pictures of him with a woman he was not related to surfaced ...
Iran bans goalie caught wearing 'SpongeBob' pants
Iranian footballer suspended for wearing SpongeBob trousers
Iran goalkeeper banned for six months after wearing 'SpongeBob SquarePants' trousers
Congress must release the report on Iran's mistreatment of US sailors
On January 12, 2016, the day of President Obama's final State of the Union Address, Iran captured 10 American sailors when their boats wandered into Iranian waters in the Persian Gulf. During the 15 hours the sailors were held, Iran humiliated them ...
Exiles: Obama's 'Appeasement Policy' to Blame for Iran's Rise
Video: A year of change for Iran since nuclear accord
States Cast Shadow over Iran Nuclear Deal
Signs of Friendship toward the United States are Everywhere in Iran Today
This was only the first of many surprises for our group of American visitors to Iran this May (2016). As a long-time Iran specialist and cultural consultant on this journey, I could see better than many first-time visitors evidence everywhere of the ...