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Iran’s Regime, Fearing Protests, Pleads for Sanctions To Be Lifted

International sanctions have crippled Iran’s regime, and its financial resources and power is almost zero. The regime is no longer able to financially support...

Iranian Supreme Leader’s “Definitive” Nuclear Policy is Mainly Bluster

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei delivered his annual Nowruz speech just over a week ago. Although it was uniquely broad in scope, the actual...

U.S. Designates Two Pillars of Khamenei’s Economic Empire

On January 13, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated two key entities of the Iranian Supreme Leader...

Iran: Covid-19 Vaccine and Ayatollahs’ Dirty Business

Following the World Health Organization (WHO)’s approval for the Covid-19 vaccine, governments prioritize purchasing this magical elixir to contain the health crisis. In the...

U.S. Designates Iran Official and University over Quds Force Connection

The United States Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated Iranian envoy to the Houthis in Yemen and official in the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) Quds Force, Hasan Irlu,...

U.S. Treasury Sanctions Iran’s Mostazafan Foundation

On Wednesday, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) inside the U.S. Treasury issued sanctions against Iran’s Islamic Revolution Mostazafan Foundation (Bonyad Mostazafan). They...

Iran’s Economy Suffers from State-Backed Mafia, Not Sanctions

In Iran, President Hassan Rouhani and allies attribute the country's economic dilemmas to sanctions. However, economists and experts believe that Rouhani and his faction...

Tehran Restricts IAEA’s Access to Contested Nuclear Sites

Following a recent report from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) that revealed Tehran’s secrecy over hoarding low-enriched uranium, Iranian authorities banned inspectors from...

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Apathy in Presidential Election Is Not Because of Disqualifications, Iranian Officials Say

These days, Iranian officials’ main concerns are over a public boycott of the coming Presidential election on June 18....

Iranian Candidates Shed Light on Forged Certificates

In less than a week, the Islamic Republic will hold its 13th Presidential election. Observers and even officials and...

Iran Dispatches Terror Squads to Iraq: Militia Commander Confesses

“Confessions made by Qassem Musleh al-Khafaji, one of commanders of Iran-backed Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) in al-Anbar governorate, unveiled...

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Iran’s diplomatic overtures more show than substance, Baird tells UN

Globe and Mail: Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird...

India to cut Iran oil imports, may not seek waiver-sources

Reuters: India's government has told refiners to reduce Iranian...