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Iran’s Bluff of Exiting the Nuclear NPT

The uprising of the Iranian people and the rebel youth in November not only set the stage for a new cycle of developments but also had a significant impact on...
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Iran's Concerns About the Nuclear Deal’s Dispute Mechanism 

In recent months and following the U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, which is also called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), Iranian officials were hoping to blackmail other signatories of the accord to offer economic privileges. The Iranian government has made genuine efforts to persuade France, Germany, and the...
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Rajavi: Iran Regime Breaking Nuclear Deal; Sanctions Needed

The leader of the Iranian opposition said that the Iranian Regime’s announcement on Sunday about limiting its commitment to the 2015 nuclear deal is tantamount to withdrawal from the agreement...
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Human Rights

Letter by Death-Row Prisoner Hossein Reyhani, Arrested in the Iran Protests in November

Major Iran protests erupted in November 2019 triggering the greatest existential crisis in the regime’s 40-year history. Protesters took to the streets in at least 191 cities because of the...
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Political Prisoner Nearly Dies From Suicide in Iran Prison

An Iranian political prisoner, arrested during the November 2019 uprisings and subsequently put on death row, has been placed under so much physical and mental pressure that he almost died...
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Iran’s Inhuman Judiciary

The lawyers of the three defendants who were arrested during the November 2019 protests revealed the truth of Iran’s corrupt and inhuman Judiciary. While the regime now for a month is...
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Middle East

Why Does the Iranian Regime Fear US-Iraq Talks?

When Qassem Soleimani was killed by the United States near Baghdad airport in January 2020, it was concluded that the course of events promised an end to the interference of...
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Iranian Regime’s Crisis of Dominance in Lebanon and Syria

Every day that goes by, the Iranian regime’s dominance in counties which it sought to turn into centers for “confronting the global imperialism” is fading more and more. Despite the fact...
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Iran’s Regime Fears Impending Syria Sanctions

Major US sanctions will be imposed on the Syrian regime in the middle of this month. The sanctions imposed under the 'Caesar's Law' serve as part of a campaign of...
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Analysis & Policy

Iran: There Is No Lesser Evil Anywhere in the Leadership

By INU Staff INU - President Hassan Rouhani won his second term last month. He was up against Ebrahim Raisi (the candidate preferred by Supreme Leader Khamenei). However, Rouhani’s election has...
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Iran: Rouhani Faces Attacks on All Sides

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is facing mounting pressure at home and abroad which, according to Reuters, may affect his ability to run the country. Reuters notes that Rouhani, who was re-elected...
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Power Struggles Make Iran's Regime Unstable

Although many believed that Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei was preparing conservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi to be his heir by placing him in the presidency, the election results gave Hassan Rouhani...
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Iranian Opposition

MEK Virtual Conference: Remarks of Ingrid Betancourt: Part 2 

On June 20, the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) held an international virtual conference, marking the 39th anniversary of the Day of the Martyrs and like all MEK conferences, it was attended by some...
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MEK Virtual Conference: Remarks of Ingrid Betancourt: Part 1

On June 20, the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) held an international online conference to mark the 39th anniversary of the Day of the Martyrs. This event was attended...
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MEK Virtual Conference: Remarks of Rama Yade

On June 20, the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) held an international online conference to mark the 39th anniversary of the Day of the Martyrs and like all MEK...
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Women

In Iran, Women Face the Most Discrimination

The human rights environment for women in Iran continues to be characterized by inequality and exclusion. Iran is one of just six UN member states that have not signed the...
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Coronavirus: Iran’s Women Heads of Households Face Double Deprivation

One of the most downtrodden and oppressed sections by the Iranian regime are women heads of households, who, according to a member of the regime’s parliament, number more than 5...
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Iran: Regime’s Officials Sexually Abuse Women Heads of Households

Female heads of households in Iran have been subjected to sexual harassment, violence, and even rape by Tehran municipal officials and employees, according to reports published in Iranian media recently. Over...
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Economy

Iran’s 2020–21 Budget Is a Genuine Dilemma

On December 8, the administration of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani published the 2020-2021 budget bill, triggering a new round of infighting among Iranian officials. Significantly, Rouhani’s allies and opponents agree that...
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New Evidence Emerges of Rampant Corruption in Iran’s Oil and Export Markets

By Edward Carney On Tuesday, IranWire published an article that attached a dramatic figure to the closely-related issues of Iran’s escalating economic crisis and the corruption of entities in both the...
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Iran’s export to Iraq drop by 50%

By INU Staff INU - Iraq has significantly reduced its imports from the Iranian Regime in the past month, according to an economic-focused newspaper published in Tehran. The report notes that part...
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Sanctions

International Reactions to Iran’s Regime Missile Race

While the Iranian people are struggling with the effects of the coronavirus outbreak, which has deeply affected their daily life mostly their insignificant incomes, the regime is playing with missile...
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200,000 Barrels of Oil, and Iran Regime’s Lack of Money

The monthly report of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) on 16 April states that the Iranian regime's crude oil production in March decreased by 52,000 barrels per day...
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Stevenson: IMF Should Not Give Iran $5B to Fight Coronavirus 

The former member of the European Parliament Struan Stevenson has warned the International Monetary Fund against sending Iran $5 billion in emergency aid to fight the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.  Stevenson, the...
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Insider

Iran’s Regime Fears the Tolerance Threshold of the People Is Reaching Its Peak

The explosive and unstable situation in Iran’s society is alarming regime officials and experts, especially the Assembly of Experts. An regime's official warned about the occurrence of “Social violence and bitter...
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Iran Regime Terrified of New Uprising So Cracking Down on Protesters

The Iranian regime is terrified that ongoing protests will result in a new nationwide uprising, somewhat like those seen in November 2019 and January 2020, so they have resorted to arresting...
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Haft-Tappeh Sugarcane Workers Protest Injustice in Iran

From mid-April, the mullahs’ regime pushed millions of Iranian workers back to work despite many areas of the country having yet to pass the coronavirus peak. Iranian leaders practically left low...
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