Posts Tagged ‘ iran ’

Protests and tensions in Mahabad, Iran’s Kurdistan

May 8, 2015
Protests and tensions in Mahabad, Iran’s Kurdistan

  Protests and tensions continue in Mahabad, one of the largest cities in Iran’s Kurdistan. People set a big hotel in fire after a girl committed suicide, jumping from a top level. She was sexually attacked by one of regime’s agents, where she was working in the hotel. Based on unofficial reports, two protesters were…

Iran-Roundtable im Deutschen Bundestag

January 11, 2015

Iran-Roundtable im Deutschen Bundestag Mittwoch, 14. Januar 2015 15:00 bis 17:00 Uhr Deutscher Bundestag Paul-Löbe-Haus, Konrad-Adenauer-Str. 1, 10557 Berlin Eingang West, Raum E 300 14:30 Uhr Ankunft und informeller Austausch (ca. 25 Vertreter der deutschen Wirtschaft und Multiplikatoren) 15:00 bis 15:15 Uhr Begrüßung  MdB Dr. Peter Ramsauer, Bundesminister a.D., Vorsitzender des Ausschusses für Wirtschaft…

Aboutalebi and the fate of American hostages in Iran

April 20, 2014
Aboutalebi and the fate of American hostages in Iran

Although resolving Iran’s nuclear threat is the US and world’s primary concern, but these negotiations with Iran must not eclipse other US interests.

Head of judiciary defends paper ban

October 31, 2013
Head of judiciary defends paper ban

  Kayvan Kaboli, Oct 30, 2013 The head of the judiciary, Ayatollah Sadegh Larijani has publicly defended Bahar newspaper ban. Bahar was accused of publishing an article insulting Muslim religious beliefs last week, according to hardliners. Bahar was close to reformists and Hassan Rouhani, the new regime’s elected president. Larijani rejected critiques of censorship and blasted those who…