Blog Archives

Iran’s contribution to Trump’s victory

While the democratic American Presidential election campaign was going on, the media noted that Iran was busy defaming the candidates and the entire American process and culture. Iran’s negative attitude reached such levels of disrespect that even the state department

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Iranian Nuclear Crisis, Iranian Politics, Media Coverage

Iran Considers Twitter Access – for the good of the regime of course

Iran’s proxy war with Saudi Arabia, which is being played out in various theaters across the Middle East and beyond, has for a long time been spilling over into a somewhat unlikely arena: Twitter, to which the Iranian regime has

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Al monitor, Human Rights, Iranian Politics, Media Coverage

Iran’s Mideast Influence On The Rise

The media seems to have varying opinions regarding Iran’s bid for more power in the Middle East, running from limited power to too much influence. Some outlets contend that Iran has too much power and influence in the region; while in

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Iranian Foreign Relations, Iranian Nuclear Crisis, Iranian Politics, Media Coverage, Military

As Iran Celebrates Nowruz, Official Speeches Compete With Dissent

Iran this week celebrated the Nowruz holiday, an occasion marking the beginning of spring and the Persian new year. But the holiday seems to have has two faces to it. It is an opportunity and an occasion for official speeches

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Hassan Rouhani, Iranian Politics, Khamenei, Media Coverage

The Day After The Deal

Investors are keenly ”lining up” to get access to Iran these days, as we reported last week. But they’re not the only ones: with Iranian leaders falling into line behind the framework agreement, Tehran’s allies – as well as some

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Al monitor, BBC, Iranian Financial Sanctions, Iranian Nuclear Crisis, Media Coverage, nuclear talks

Is Iran Preparing For The Day After Khamenei?

Reports of Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s ill health and hospitalization for prostate cancer have abounded in recent months, resulting in some speculation as to possible successors – and whether or not they would be more favorable to Iranian

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Hassan Rouhani, Iranian Foreign Relations, Iranian Nuclear Crisis, Iranian Politics, Khamenei, nuclear talks

Is Western Media Buying Iran’s Revolutionary Narrative?

Iran celebrated the 36th anniversary of its Islamic Revolution last week to great fanfare, replete with speeches by high-level dignitaries and the usual – “traditional,” even – chants of “death to America.” Has anything changed since last year, when Iranians

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Human Rights, Iranian Financial Sanctions, Iranian Nuclear Crisis, Iranian Politics, Media Coverage, nuclear talks, Seyed Hossein Mousavian
Follow us in any way you like!
  Like on FacebookFollow on Twitterstumble uponFlickrPinterest

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 38,313 other followers

Visuals to Share
Visitor Count
  • 1,383,580
Follow us on Twitter