Jailed Iran activist Hossein Ronaghi escalates hunger strike: Brother Jailed Iran activist Hossein Ronaghi escalates hunger strike: Brother
A jailed Iranian freedom of speech campaigner who is on a hunger strike and “in critical condition” will start refusing water...
Middle East
Explainer: Who’s the Swedish doctor facing execution in Iran on May 21 Explainer: Who’s the Swedish doctor facing execution in Iran on May 21
Vida Mehrannia is trying to save her husband’s life. Iran is scheduled to put him to death within nine days — by May 21.To Iran,...
Middle East
Iran executes Kurdish prisoner: Rights group Iran executes Kurdish prisoner: Rights group
Iran has executed a Kurdish man for armed rebellion despite international pressure for his life to be spared, activists said...
Middle East
Dissident journalist Masih Alinejad reveals new details on Iran’s plans to kidnap her Dissident journalist Masih Alinejad reveals new details on Iran’s plans to kidnap her
Iranian-American journalist Masih Alinejad revealed new details about Iran's attempt to kidnap her, including the use and arrest...
Features
Iranians charged with plot to kidnap Alinejad targeted critics in Canada, UAE, UK Iranians charged with plot to kidnap Alinejad targeted critics in Canada, UAE, UK
A network of alleged Iranian intelligence operatives charged by US prosecutors with plotting to kidnap prominent Iranian-American...
Middle East
Masih Alinejad: How Iran threatened and attempted to kidnap a US journalist Masih Alinejad: How Iran threatened and attempted to kidnap a US journalist
The image on the alleged Iranian intelligence operative’s device was chilling: A graphic showing photos of two Iranian dissidents...
Features
Now is the time to support the Iranians who boycotted the sham election Now is the time to support the Iranians who boycotted the sham election
The very selection of Ebrahim Raisi as an electoral candidate, and then his victory highlighted the sham that is Iran’s electoral...
Opinion
The end of Iran’s current regime is only a ‘matter of time’: Exiled Iranian prince The end of Iran’s current regime is only a ‘matter of time’: Exiled Iranian prince
It is only a “matter of time” until the world sees the end of the Islamic Republic regime in Iran, Reza Pahlavi, the exiled eldest...
Middle East
Iran UN women’s committee membership an ‘insult’: Activists Iran UN women’s committee membership an ‘insult’: Activists
The election this week of Iran to a UN committee on women’s rights is an “insult” to women who suffer daily discrimination in the...
Middle East
‘No to Islamic Republic’: Iran opposition seeks to unify in anti-regime campaign ‘No to Islamic Republic’: Iran opposition seeks to unify in anti-regime campaign
An online campaign launched by Iranian dissidents that calls for the removal of the regime in Tehran has gained traction in recent...
Features
Iran grants rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh temporary leave from jail Iran grants rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh temporary leave from jail
Jailed Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh has been granted a temporary leave of absence from prison on the occasion of...
Middle East
Controversial EU-Iran business forum goes ahead despite outcry Controversial EU-Iran business forum goes ahead despite outcry
An online business forum that aims to promote trade between Iran and the European Union continued for a second day on Tuesday amid...
Middle East
Activists inside Iran urge Biden to continue ‘maximum pressure’ campaign Activists inside Iran urge Biden to continue ‘maximum pressure’ campaign
Dozens of Iranian dissidents inside Iran have called on US President Joe Biden not to relieve any pressure on the Islamic Republic...
Middle East
Iran executes second wrestler months after executing champion wrestler Navid Afkari Iran executes second wrestler months after executing champion wrestler Navid Afkari
Iran executed a second wrestler on Monday on a murder charge, a local media outlet reported, months after the execution of...
Middle East
Iran embassy to Turkey’s virtual Soleimani memorial trolled by protesters Iran embassy to Turkey’s virtual Soleimani memorial trolled by protesters
A virtual memorial for slain Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani organized by the Iranian embassy in Ankara on Saturday on...
Middle East
Sweden says Iran has denied access to detained dissident Habib Chaab Sweden says Iran has denied access to detained dissident Habib Chaab
Sweden said Tuesday it had not been granted consular access to a Swedish-Iranian dissident who is detained in Iran after...
Middle East
Iran court hands ‘Zombie Angelina Jolie’ Sahar Tabar 10 years in jail Iran court hands ‘Zombie Angelina Jolie’ Sahar Tabar 10 years in jail
A court in Iran has reportedly handed Sahar Tabar, an Iranian girl who posted distorted pictures of herself to resemble a...
Middle East
Iran lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh back in prison after temporary release: Husband Iran lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh back in prison after temporary release: Husband
Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh is back in prison less than a month after her temporary release from a 12-year jail...
Middle East
We obliterated every legal argument by Iran diplomat’s defense team: Lawyer We obliterated every legal argument by Iran diplomat’s defense team: Lawyer
The lawyer representing the civil parties in the case against an Iranian diplomat on trial in Belgium for planning to bomb a...
World News
Academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert thanks supporters after release from Iran prison Academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert thanks supporters after release from Iran prison
An Australian-British academic released after two years imprisoned in Iran on spying charges said she thanked supporters from the...
Middle East
British-Australian Kylie Moore-Gilbert returns to Australia after Iran imprisonment British-Australian Kylie Moore-Gilbert returns to Australia after Iran imprisonment
British-Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert arrived back in Australia on Friday and will soon reunite with her family after...
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