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Iranian Opposition

What Is the NCRI?

by Mahmood Hakamian The National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) is a broad coalition of democratic groups, organisations an...

The Role of the MEK in the Iran-Iraq War

by Mahmood Hakamian  In this piece, we will look at the role of the People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) during the...

Infightings

Ahmadinejad Continues His Fight Against the Larijani Brothers

 by Jazeh Miller In three separate and very different cases the Larijani brothers face accusations of illegal activity and corrup...

Iran: Ultimatum Issued ToHead of Judiciary by Former President Ahmadinejad

By INU Staff INU - Issuing an ultimatum, former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has demanded that the head of the Islamic Republic’...

Nuclear

Attempts to Save Nuclear Deal May Be Wasted

By INU Staff INU - A letter from members of the French, British and German parliaments addressed to the U.S. Congress is being ci...

The Iran Nuclear Deal, Does It Stop or Delay Developing Nuclear Weapons?

By INU Staff INU - On May 12, Donald Trump’s deadline for fixing the flaws in the 2015 Iran Nuclear Deal, the accord will probabl...

Human rights

Iranian Cleric's Arrest Sparks Protest and Debate Over Religious Rule

By INU Staff INU - The suppressive authorities in Iran arrested a prominent cleric, Ayatollah Hussein Shirazi, for referring to S...

Human Rights Watch: Iran must release ailing human rights defender Golrokh Iraee…

By INU Staff INU - Human Rights Watch is calling for the immediate release of human rights defender Golrokh Iraee, who is current...

Women

Iran: Millions of Women Suffer Illiteracy

By INU Staff INU - Nearly 2 million women across Iran are illiterate, according to Ali Baqirzadeh, the head of the country’s Lite...

Female Employment in Iran Is One of the Worst in the World

By INU Staff INU - The state of women’s employment in Iran is one of the worst in the world, according to a recent report by the ...

Economy

Iran Promotes the Euro in Currency Exchanges, but Foreign Investment Is Unlikely

By INU Staff INU - Iranian state media announced on Wednesday that it would start tethering its currency exchanges to the euro in...

Money Changers under Fire amid Iran’s Currency Crisis

By INU Staff INU - Worries that U.S. actions will cripple Iran’s economy appear to have caused the country’s rial to lose 35 perc...

Sanctions

Trump's Sanctions of Russia's Rusal Is a Warning to Iran

By INU Staff INU - A warning to Iran and those who purchase its oil came in the form of U.S. sanctions on Russian aluminum produc...

US Considering Further Sanctions on Iran

By INU Staff INU - Steven Mnuchin, the current US Secretary of the Treasury, said yesterday that the United States could seek to ...

Insider

Iran Lobby Is Crumbling

By INU Staff INU - The Iran Lobby in the US has gone on the offensive yet again after a Nobel Prize-winning Iranian human rights ...

Ahmadinejad's Criticism of Iran's Supreme Leader Another Sign of Regime's Crisis

By INU Staff INU - Former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has become a vocal critic of the Regime in recent months, but the...

Middle East

Iran Commits to Entrenchment in Syria, Risking Clashes With US and Unrest at Hom…

By INU Staff INU - On Friday, Al Jazeera published an article examining the question of whether the US and Iran may come to blows...

How the West Can Stop Iran in Syria

By INU Staff INU - The West can and should counter the Iranian Regime’s destructive role in the Syrian Civil War, according to po...

Terrorism

US Troops Feared to Be Next Target of Iran-Backed Militias

By INU Staff INU - Following the US-led airstrike on Syrian military bases, there are real concerns that American troops on the g...

West Must Hold Iran to Account Over Syrian Chemical Attack

By INU Staff INU - Almost every Western leader or high-ranking politician has condemned the recent chemical attack that killed 40...

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