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Meanwhile, Back at the UN

Finally, we can leave Iran’s elections where they belong and turn to other matters – such as Tehran’s activities in the international arena, something it relishes and which we haven’t examined for months (which is still a better record than most

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Posted in Fars News Agency, Iranian Nuclear Crisis, Iranian Politics, Khamenei, Other News

Automating Coverage on Iran

The Iranians never stop  complaining about the media; they’re so hypocritical.  Sometimes they even manage to find someone to agree that “it’s not us – it’s them”. Enter the University of Maryland’s  School of Public Policy (always best to have

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Posted in Fars News Agency, Iranian elections, Iranian Nuclear Crisis, Iranian Politics, Media Coverage

Tackling drugs: The Iranian way…

Iran’s official news agencies are once again proudly flaunting (in English) their ‘successful’ anti-drugs activities. Fars News Agency, for example, led with this headline last week: Iranian Police Intercept Huge Heroin Cargo En Route to Europe. Some European news agencies

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Fars News Agency mistranslates and misleads

The Fars News Agency, an official Iranian regime outlet quoted Ambassadar Ali Ahani, their ambassador to Paris.  He was “reiterating” – in his words – that their “doctrine rejects acquisition of atomic weapons and it is a principle stated at

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