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Iranian Opposition

Massoud Rajavi and the MEK

By INU Staff INU- Massoud Rajavi was born in Tabas, eastern Iran, in 1947 to a family of intellectuals. He studied political scie...

How to solve the Iranian problem in 2019

How to solve the Iranian problem in 2019

By INU Staff INU- The Iranian Regime’s year in review is a wave of mass uprisings, a brutal crackdown on the Iranian people, incr...

Infightings

Zarif’s “We Will Survive”

Zarif’s “We Will Survive” comments anger Iranians

By INU Staff INU- A post from the Hassan Rouhani administration's Twitter page, which features a picture of Iranian Foreign Minis...

Zarif targeted over anti-money laundering comments but he is not moderate

Zarif targeted over anti-money laundering comments but he is not moderate

By Poorang Novak Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is facing criticism from within the mullahs’ regime for comments t...

Nuclear

U.S. foreign policy on Iran is going in the right directio

U.S. foreign policy on Iran is going in the right direction

By INU Staff INU- StaffThe Trump administration has focused heavily on the Iran threat and is currently implementing the maximum ...

Iran Demands Economic Cooperation,

Iran Demands Economic Cooperation, Follows up with Veiled Military Threats

By Edward CarneyAs Reuters reported on Tuesday, the head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran has issued new threats of prosp...

Human rights

Escalated Crackdown on Lawyers by Iranian Authorities

Escalated Crackdown on Lawyers by Iranian Authorities

By INU Staff INU- According to Human Rights Watch, the crackdown on lawyers by Iranian authorities has worsened. The lawyers are ...

New Push for Human Rights Sanctions

New Push for Human Rights Sanctions as Iran Expands Key Crackdowns

By INU Staff INU- On Monday, Bloomberg reported upon fresh pressure for sanctions and other measures targeting the Islamic Republ...

Women

Women watching men’s soccer matches

Iran Regime: Women watching men’s soccer matches will lead to sin

By INU Staff INU- Just one day after a publicity stunt by the Iranian Regime to promote their so-called commitment to removing ge...

Khamenei Disregards Iran’s Record on Women’s Rights in Order to Criticize the Us

Khamenei Disregards Iran’s Record on Women’s Rights in Order to Criticize the Us

Mahmoud Hakamian On Wednesday, Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei used his English-language Twitter account to defend and promot...

Economy

Multiple Sources Issues Rapid-Fire Condemnation of Iran’s Human Rights Violations

Multiple Sources Issues Rapid-Fire Condemnation of Iran’s Human Rights Violation…

By Edward Carney Over the past week, there have been several instances of the Iranian government coming under new pressure or bei...

Saudi Oil Production Increase

Saudi Oil Production Increase Reflects Efforts of Anti-Iran Coalition

By Mahmoud Hakamian On Wednesday, Market Watch reported that collective oil production by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting...

Sanctions

Iran Feigns Confidence about International Support, but Future Remains Uncertain

Iran Feigns Confidence about International Support, but Future Remains Uncertain

By Mahmoud Hakamian Since US President Donald Trump withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal in May, there have been open questions as...

The only way to deal with Iran is Regime change

The only way to deal with Iran is Regime change

By INU Staff INU- Iranian supreme leader Ali Khamenei is failing to deal with domestic unrest that has sent many hundreds of thou...

Middle East

Iran’s position in the regional conflicts

Iran’s position in the regional conflicts

By INU Staff INU- Anthony H. Cordesman, who holds the Arleigh A. Burke Chair in Strategy at the Center for Strategic and Internat...

Iran’s anti-Saudi rhetoric only increases

Iran’s anti-Saudi rhetoric only increases

By INU Staff INU- The Iranian Regime’s antagonism toward Saudi Arabia has reached unprecedented levels under the presidency of su...

Terrorism

Iran Regime interferes in Iraqi politics again

Iran Regime interferes in Iraqi politics again

By INU Staff INU- The Iranian Regime has once again begun to interfere in Iraqi politics, following the controversial elections e...

Iran’s Regional Influence Continues

Iran’s Regional Influence Continues to Encourage Western Economic Pressure

By Edward Carney On Tuesday, Reuters reported that the Iraqi government was pursuing exemptions from US sanctions on Iranian expo...

Iran Protests 2018

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