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Rezaian Case Continues as Iran Extends Media Repression

By INU staff

INU - On Monday, Iran’s revolutionary court held the second session in the trial of American-Iranian Washington Post correspondent Jason Rezaian. La Prensa notes that no information was released about the proceedings and that the date of the next session was not announced – a reflection of the conspicuously clandestine nature of the trial.

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Iran and the Politics of Film

On Tuesday, Fox News reported that Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei had levied criticisms against the film “American Sniper,” which has earned over 300 million dollars at the US box office since its opening in December and has been the subject of a great deal of discussion and debate among American citizens.

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Hardline Push May Return Ahmadinejad to Iranian National Stage

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INU - Many critics of the Obama administration’s approach to negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program are keen to connect that singular issue to the overall character of the Iranian regime, which is cited by many to prove that that regime has not earned the right to be treated as an equal and rational negotiating partner.

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Cultural and Economic Isolationism, Political and Military Expansionism

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INU- On Friday Iran’s Culture and Islamic Guidance Ministry had taken a stand against protesters from a conservative movement called Hezbollah Umah, which had been aimed at preventing formerly banned musicians from performing concerts inside Iran.

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IRAN: Khamenei orders increase in executions, rocket attack on Camp Liberty

NCRI - The Supreme Leader of the Iranian regime, Ali Khamenei, fearful of the reverberations of the Arab coalition’s ‘Decisive Storm’ military operation against occupation of Yemen by the clerical regime's mercenaries, and to control the situation domestically, has ordered his regime’s officials to increase secret and overt executions, and the regime's Quds Force has missioned its Iraqi proxy group Asa’ib Ahl al-Haq to conduct rocket and terrorist attacks against Camp Liberty near Baghdad International Airport that houses Iranian opposition members.

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Iran’s Conspiracy Theories

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INU - Among individuals and governments alike, conspiracy theories are a popular way of shifting blame for problems away from oneself and onto a series of actions that can’t be proven, ostensibly because they are covered up by a collective of very powerful entities. The Iranian regime takes this approach to explaining a number of the problems it faces on the global stage.

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Iran Breaking News - Protest gathering by families of political prisoners in front of Rouhani's office

 According to latest news from Iran, more than 100 families of political prisoners in Iran, in particular the families of Ward 350...

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