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Are Those Cracks In Iran’s ‘Online Diplomacy’?

Iran’s online diplomacy has been the recipient of much praise in the Western world in recent months, particularly since the election of President Hassan Rouhani on a moderate ticket last June. From Rouhani himself to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif,

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Posted in Hassan Rouhani, Iranian Foreign Relations, Iranian Politics

Flogging in Iran

“The recurrence of cruel, inhumane or degrading punishment, such as amputation of limbs and flogging remains a cause for concern.” (UN report on Iran, March 2014)

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Posted in Human Rights

In reflection – West losing, Iran winning at the Negotiating Table

With the nuclear talks between Iran and world powers being put on the back burner for the time being, there’s plenty of time for reflection on where they are headed – and what exactly the West hopes to gain from

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Posted in Human Rights, Iranian Nuclear Crisis, nuclear talks

A Year With Rouhani, Moderate Minister of Murder

Just over a month ago, an article appeared in Canada’s Globe and Mail titled “The Iran You Won’t Hear About From Ottawa.” In it, seasoned journalist Jeffrey Simpson described a Canadian businessman’s journey to Iran, in which he racked up

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Posted in Hassan Rouhani, Human Rights, Iranian Internal Issues, Iranian Politics, IRGC, Media Coverage

2 Executions everyday in Iran Under Rouhani

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Posted in Human Rights

Rouhani’s ‘Mixed Messages’ On Internet & Social Media

A British-Iranian housewife was sentenced to 20 years in jail this weekend for posting comments on Facebook  while on a visit to Shiraz. Roya Saberi Nejad Nobakht, who formerly resided in Stockport, England, was even tortured in prison prior to

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Posted in Hassan Rouhani, Human Rights, Iranian Internal Issues, Iranian Nuclear Crisis

Subjective Truth In Iran– The Evin unfolding Narrative

The media outcry over the brutal violence against political prisoners in Tehran’s Evin Prison has died down in recent days, its echoes heard mostly in Iran-focused watchdogs who have brought readers the latest updates. Dissident blog Good Morning Iran, for

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Posted in BBC, Hassan Rouhani, Human Rights, Iranian Internal Issues, Iranian Politics, Media Coverage
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