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UN Perpetuates “Moderate” Stance of Hassan Rouhani in Face of Huge Protests to the Contrary


By INU Staff
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In her September 23 article for the Toronto Sun, Candice Malcolm writes about the reception received by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani from the United Nations General Assembly.  She called it a “farce”, and quoted former Prime Minister Stephen Harper, who said that the UN is a platform where “democratic leaders sit side by side with despots and dictators.”  On Thursday, the UN welcomed Rouhani to speak on the big stage.


Despite Movement on Boeing Deal, Iran Lashes Out, Damages Future Prospects

By INU Staff
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Reuters has reported that Iranian President Hassan Rouhani delivered an address to the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Thursday, although his attendance had been announced late leading initial expectations to be for a speech from Foreign Minister Javad Zarif instead of the president. Both men are leading causes of the current administration’s reputation, in some circles, as being moderate by comparison with the rest of the Iranian regime.


Committee: "Justice for the Victims of the 1988 Massacre in Iran" forms in Geneva

By INU Staff
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As reported by the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) on September 22,  Le Temps, the only nationwide French-language daily newspaper of Switzerland, published an article one day before, about the Committee, "Justice for the victims of the 1988 massacre in Iran." 



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