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Posts Tagged: Iran dissent

October 25, 2021 11:36 am

For Turkey and Iran, Soft Power Is More Difficult Than Hard Power

The times, they are a changin’. Iranian leaders may not be Bob Dylan fans, but his words are likely to resonate, as the mullahs contemplate...

December 5, 2019 7:47 am

Iran’s 2019 Gasoline Protests: What Happens Next?

Iran’s leaders have survived yet another challenge to their rule from an increasingly restive population. The November demonstrations protesting an increase in gasoline prices were...

August 27, 2018 8:46 am

Trying to Deflect Dissent, Iran Warns of Foreign Meddling

Iran has raised the specter of a US-Saudi effort to destabilize the country by exploiting economic grievances against the backdrop of circumstantial evidence that Washington...

December 17, 2013 7:35 am

Calls Grow in Iran to Release Opposition Leaders

New York Times - A stone's throw from President Hassan Rouhani's office, in an alley blocked off by security forces, Iran's main opposition leader has...

December 11, 2013 12:10 pm

Analysis: New Iranian President Brings No Respite for Dissidents

Slate - The past few days have brought some worrying signs that the more conciliatory foreign policy of Hassan Rouhani's administration does not mean the...


CUNY Professors Fighting to Leave Faculty Union File Brief in Second Appeal...

Challenging decades of legal precedent, six City University of New York (CUNY) professors are suing to sever all ties to...


‘Widening Circle of Peace:’ Israeli Officials Welcomed in Morocco

  i24 News - Israel’s National Security Advisor Tzachi Hanegbi was received by Morcco’s Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita in Rabat on Wednesday for a historic visit that symbolized growing ties between the...

Middle East

Iran Reopens Embassy in Saudi Arabia as Saudis Seek Regional Recalibration

Iran on Tuesday reopened its embassy in Saudi Arabia, marking the beginning of the end of a seven-year diplomatic freeze between the two regional rivals. The opening follows an agreement mediated...

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