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What are the consequences of Iran’s higher rate of uranium enrichment?

IAEA inspectors at Iran's nuclear power plant in Natanz on January 20, 2014. (AFP) By Faramarz Davar  January 7, 2021 Iran has begun the process of enriching uranium with a purity of 20 percent under the supervision of International Atomic Energy Agency inspectors at the Fordow nuclear facility near Qom. Experts say that 20 percent [...]

By |January 7th, 2021|Iran, Opinions On Iran|

Iran threat, cause of Doha-Riyadh reconciliation

The leaders of the GCC pose for a photo ahead of the AlUla summit, Jan 5, 2021. (SPA) By Camelia Entekhabifard January 7, 2021 ncil was established forty years ago to create a defense shield against the threat of exporting the revolution of Iran to the region. Despite the competition and hostility that has arisen [...]

By |January 7th, 2021|Middle East, Opinions On Iran|

Pollution and black market vaccines: Iran enters new phase of coronavirus crisis

A nurse prepares to inject a volunteer taking part in an Iranian coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine trial in Tehran, Iran December 29, 2020. (Reuters) By Pouyan Khoshhal January 6, 2021 Air pollution in at least 10 Iranian cities remains at an what health ministry officials have described as an “unhealthy” level. Despite this, the government has opposed [...]

By |January 6th, 2021|Iran, Opinions On Iran|

Iranian Supreme Leader uses propagandistic documentary to try to burnish his image

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei talking to the state television reporters after being discharged from a hospital in Tehran on September 15, 2014. (AFP) By Golnaz Esfandiari January 4, 2021 Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei welcomes a group of artists and filmmakers while exchanging pleasantries and cracking a joke about reports a prominent filmmaker had received [...]

By |January 4th, 2021|Iran, Opinions On Iran|

Pollster’s view: Do people really want Ahmadinejad back?

Former Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad gestures during conference, May 9, 2011. (Reuters) By Mahrokh Gholamhosseinpour December 31, 2020 Between October 22 and 28, 2020, an independent poll conducted for IranWire by Stasis pollsters returned some unexpected results. One was that close to 37 percent of respondents said if they do participate in the June 2021 Iranian presidential [...]

By |December 31st, 2020|Iran, Opinions On Iran|

Khamenei’s early intervention in Iran’s upcoming election betrays his fears for the future

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei and his military advisor Hossein Dehghan. (Khamenei’s website) By Majid Rafizadeh December 31, 2020 Although Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei claims his job is not to interfere in government affairs unless the survival of the Islamic Republic is at risk, he is already intervening in the country’s presidential election, [...]

By |December 31st, 2020|Iran, Opinions On Iran|

What can a Biden administration do with human rights in Iran?

A group of protesters chant slogans at the main gate of old grand bazaar in Tehran, Iran, Monday, June 25, 2018. (AP) By Ali Afshari December 30, 2020 Today, Iran sees a widening gap between the nation and state as systematic human rights violations grow day by day. This situation has created controversial debates on [...]

By |December 30th, 2020|North America, Opinions On Iran, USA|

With weeks left in Trump’s presidency, confrontation between Iran and US spikes

The guided-missile submarine USS Georgia, front, with the guided-missile cruiser USS Port Royal, transit the Strait of Hormuz in Persian Gulf, Monday, Dec. 21, 2020. (AP) By Borzou Daragahi December 28, 2020 Iran and the United States are escalating their war of words in the final weeks of the presidency of Donald Trump, with both longtime adversaries warning each [...]

By |December 28th, 2020|Middle East, North America, Opinions On Iran, USA|

Iran’s Presidential Election and Intensification of Crises

The Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei casts his ballot during parliamentary and Experts Assembly elections in Tehran, Iran, Feb. 26, 2016. (AP) By Esmaeil Mohades December 26, 2020 On September 18, Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei virtually visited representatives of ‘Student Unions.’ In his remark, he affirmed that establishing a ‘young and hezbollahi government’ is the only [...]

By |December 26th, 2020|Iran, Opinions On Iran|

Iran Central Bank covers up economic mess

The Central Bank on Iran (CBI) governor Abdolnasser Hemmati. (MEHR) The Iranian regime is trying to hide the problems that its economy is in through the publication of false statistics, with the Central Bank on Iran (CBI) governor Abdolnasser Hemmati recently trying to present a rosy future, but infighting amongst the mullahs has led to [...]

By |December 26th, 2020|Iran, Opinions On Iran|