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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 09: Police officers talk to an anti-Israel demonstrator who is wearing a Hezbollah flag during the pro and anti-Israeli demonstrations outside Downing Street in London, England ahead of a visit by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on September 9, 2015. (Photo by Tolga Akmen/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
By bmcsr On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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‘International Alliance Needed’ To Confront Hezbollah

The West has held itself back from confronting Iran for decades. One reason for this has to be the dread of an Iranian fightback, which would take the form of guerrilla warfare in a multitude of lands, including More...

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei (R) speaks with Turkish officials while meeting Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan in Tehran December 3, 2006. REUTERS/ISNA (IRAN) - RTR1K0EK
By bmcsr On Monday, December 5th, 2016
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Rule by terror: The Iranian regime’s history of brutality and violence

Since it was founded by Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini in 1979, the clerical leaders of the Islamic Republic of Iran have been kept in power solely by the sheer brutality and violence rent upon the population by its More...

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By bmcsr On Thursday, June 11th, 2015
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Female genital mutilation practised in Iran, study reveals

The first authoritative study into female genital mutilation in Iran has found the practice is being carried out in at least four major provinces while officials are silent on the matter. According to research More...

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By bmcsr On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Iran Sets Trial Date for Washington Post Reporter Jason Rezaian

EHRAN — Jason Rezaian, the Washington Post correspondent who has been detained in Iran for almost 10 months andaccused of spying for the United States, will go on trial on May 26, the judicial authorities told More...

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By bmcsr On Monday, May 18th, 2015
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Is Iran creating its own state within Iraq?

Iraq and its security occupy a central part in the debate about a possible nuclear agreement between Iran and world powers. The Gulf Arab states fear that Tehran, boosted by the relaxation of economic sanctions, More...

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By bmcsr On Friday, April 24th, 2015
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Ahwazi: Iranian Authorities Detain Teen

The Iranian authorities arrested a 17 year old Ahwazi minor, Sajad Boozar, following a football match for allegedly participating in clashes between fans and the security forces in the stadium. He is currently More...

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By bmcsr On Thursday, June 26th, 2014
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Crude bombs explode in Cairo; authorities blame Muslim Brotherhood

Five crude devices exploded during Wednesday morning rush hour at sites across Cairo, injuring at least six people, state television reported. The apparently coordinated blasts were the first to rattle the capital More...

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By bmcsr On Sunday, June 22nd, 2014
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Tony Blair ‘was told of Syrian WMDs’ says former intelligence chief

A former senior intelligence official has accused Tony Blair of attempting to “rewrite history” over what he really knew about President Bashar al-Assad’s chemical weapons capability. Last More...

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By bmcsr On Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
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Slave labour producing prawns for UK

Slaves forced to work for no pay for years at a time under threat of extreme violence are being used in Asia in the production of seafoodsold by major US, British and other European retailers, the Guardian can More...

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By bmcsr On Sunday, June 1st, 2014
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British woman jailed in Iran for posting anti-government Facebook message

A British woman who was arrested in Iran after posting derogatory comments about the country’s government on Facebook has reportedly been sentenced to 20 years in jail. The case of Roya Saberi Negad Nobakht, More...

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