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#Iran

# iran - Tuesday 27 September, 2022

Iran protests: Rights group says death toll has topped 75 as crackdown intensifies
# Iran
# Iran

Iran protests: Rights group says death toll has topped 75 as crackdown intensifies

Updated Tue 5:04 PM 9,554 Views 8 Comments

The Iranian authorities’ official death toll has remained at 41 since Saturday.

# iran - Monday 26 September, 2022

Iranians protest for 10th night following warning of 'decisive' response from judiciary
# Iran
# Iran

Iranians protest for 10th night following warning of 'decisive' response from judiciary

Mon 7:48 AM 9,229 Views 16 Comments

Protests abroad in solidarity with Iranian women were also held in Athens, Berlin, Brussels, Istanbul, Madrid, New York and other cities.

# iran - Sunday 25 September, 2022

Iran vows 'decisive action' on wave of women-led protests
# Iran Protests
# Iran Protests

Iran vows 'decisive action' on wave of women-led protests

Sun 1:56 PM 14,169 Views 3 Comments

At least 41 people have died following unrest since the death of young Kurdish woman Mahsa Amini in the custody of the morality police.

# iran - Saturday 24 September, 2022

Iran's main reformist party urges end to mandatory dress code
# Headscarf Protests
# Headscarf Protests

Iran's main reformist party urges end to mandatory dress code

Updated Sat 7:43 PM 21,724 Views 21 Comments

At least 35 people have been killed and hundreds wounded in the protests that erupted after Mahsa Amini’s death.

# iran - Friday 23 September, 2022

US moves to help Iranians access internet as protesters continue to rally after woman’s death
# Iran
# Iran

US moves to help Iranians access internet as protesters continue to rally after woman’s death

Fri 9:25 PM 14,324 Views 7 Comments

Iran has been rocked by a week of bloody protests over the death last week of Mahsa Amini.

Iranian State media suggests at least 26 killed in protests after woman’s death
# Iran
# Iran

Iranian State media suggests at least 26 killed in protests after woman’s death

Sep 23rd 2022, 9:55 AM 7,266 Views 3 Comments

Iran’s state-run media this week reported demonstrations of hundreds of people in at least 13 cities, including the capital, Tehran.

# iran - Thursday 22 September, 2022

17 dead in Iran as protests grow following death of woman after morality police arrest
# Tehran
# Tehran

17 dead in Iran as protests grow following death of woman after morality police arrest

Updated Sep 22nd 2022, 9:47 PM 38,714 Views 24 Comments

Iranian authorities have also restricted internet access and blocked messaging apps including WhatsApp and Instagram.

# iran - Wednesday 21 September, 2022

Protests spread across Iran over woman's death following arrest due to 'improper' headscarf
# Morality Police
# Morality Police

Protests spread across Iran over woman's death following arrest due to 'improper' headscarf

Sep 21st 2022, 8:59 AM 25,747 Views 16 Comments

In the demonstrations, many Iranian women have taken off their headscarves in protest.

# iran - Monday 12 September, 2022

Iran 'ready to cooperate' with UN nuclear watchdog
# Nuclear Deal
# Nuclear Deal

Iran 'ready to cooperate' with UN nuclear watchdog

Sep 12th 2022, 3:31 PM 6,305 Views 3 Comments

Iran’s foreign ministry said the country wants to ‘clear up the false perceptions regarding its peaceful nuclear activities’.

# iran - Monday 29 August, 2022

Iran warns no way back to nuclear deal if probe into man-made uranium particles continues
# 2015 Nuclear Deal
# 2015 Nuclear Deal

Iran warns no way back to nuclear deal if probe into man-made uranium particles continues

Aug 29th 2022, 10:56 AM 13,027 Views 8 Comments

Ebrahim Raisi also issued threats against Israel and tried to sound upbeat about Iran’s economy and currency.

# iran - Tuesday 23 August, 2022

Iran agrees to ease demands that were stalling nuclear deal - US officials
# 2015 Nuclear Deal
# 2015 Nuclear Deal

Iran agrees to ease demands that were stalling nuclear deal - US officials

Aug 23rd 2022, 9:16 PM 13,148 Views 22 Comments

Only weeks ago, negotiations seemed to be on the verge of collapsing.

# iran - Saturday 13 August, 2022

Opinion: "You can't see the sorrow after lights out..." - Iran's persecution of Bahá’ís
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Opinion: "You can't see the sorrow after lights out..." - Iran's persecution of Bahá’ís

Aug 13th 2022, 8:00 PM 20,182 Views 12 Comments

Brendan McNamara says we cannot turn a blind eye while minorities are persecuted for their faith.

# iran - Friday 12 August, 2022

Author Salman Rushdie in surgery after being stabbed onstage at New York event
# New York
# New York

Author Salman Rushdie in surgery after being stabbed onstage at New York event

Updated Aug 12th 2022, 10:24 PM 84,258 Views 0 Comments

Rushdie has spent several years under heavily armed guard following death threats from Iran.

# iran - Saturday 23 July, 2022

More than 20 people killed in south Iran floods
# Flooding
# Flooding

More than 20 people killed in south Iran floods

Jul 23rd 2022, 10:25 AM 6,496 Views 0 Comments

Iran has endured repeated droughts over the past decade alongside regular floods.

# iran - Thursday 14 July, 2022

Biden will use 'all' American power to stop Iran acquiring nuclear weapons
# Middle East
# Middle East

Biden will use 'all' American power to stop Iran acquiring nuclear weapons

Updated Jul 14th 2022, 4:09 PM 12,112 Views 47 Comments

Israel is staunchly opposed to a nuclear deal Tehran signed with world powers in 2015.

# iran - Saturday 2 July, 2022

At least five dead and dozens injured after magnitude-6.3 earthquake in Iran
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

At least five dead and dozens injured after magnitude-6.3 earthquake in Iran

Jul 2nd 2022, 8:24 AM 7,951 Views 1 Comment

The area has seen several moderate earthquakes in recent weeks.

# iran - Wednesday 29 June, 2022

Iran nuclear talks have 'not yet' yielded hopes for progress
# Nuclear
# Nuclear

Iran nuclear talks have 'not yet' yielded hopes for progress

Jun 29th 2022, 10:48 PM 4,687 Views 4 Comments

An EU source said the discussions were supposed to last several days.

# iran - Monday 23 May, 2022

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe had to sign ‘false confession’ before being freed
# Detained
# Detained

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe had to sign ‘false confession’ before being freed

May 23rd 2022, 2:03 PM 15,442 Views 7 Comments

The former Iranian detainee said she expects Tehran will use it against her in the future.

Iran will 'avenge' killing of Revolutionary Guards colonel, president warns
# Shooting
# Shooting

Iran will 'avenge' killing of Revolutionary Guards colonel, president warns

May 23rd 2022, 9:38 AM 21,500 Views 6 Comments

Colonel Sayyad Khodai was killed outside his home by assailants on motorcycles.

# iran - Sunday 1 May, 2022

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# The Fix
# The Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

May 1st 2022, 9:00 PM 15,128 Views 0 Comments

Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.

Rare Asiatic cheetah cubs born in captivity in Iran
# Cheetah Cubs
# Cheetah Cubs

Rare Asiatic cheetah cubs born in captivity in Iran

May 1st 2022, 1:45 PM 20,491 Views 1 Comment

There are just a dozen cheetahs known to be living in Iran.

# iran - Friday 1 April, 2022

Fifa urged to eject Iran from World Cup over women stadium ban
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

Fifa urged to eject Iran from World Cup over women stadium ban

Apr 1st 2022, 1:00 PM 6,147 Views 8 Comments

2,000 women who had bought tickets for Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier against Lebanon were not allowed enter the stadium in Mashhad.

# iran - Monday 21 March, 2022

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe calls for release of other detainees in Iran
# Zaghari-Ratcliffe
# Zaghari-Ratcliffe

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe calls for release of other detainees in Iran

Mar 21st 2022, 2:01 PM 9,807 Views 2 Comments

The British-Iranian dual national also said: ‘What happened now should have happened six years ago.’

# iran - Sunday 20 March, 2022

UK dual national Morad Tahbaz returned to prison in Iran
# Iran
# Iran

UK dual national Morad Tahbaz returned to prison in Iran

Mar 20th 2022, 1:33 PM 12,390 Views 1 Comment

The 66-year-old was allowed to leave on furlough last week on the same day as two high-profile British citizens were freed.

# iran - Saturday 19 March, 2022

Iran demanded €33,000 to release retired engineer alongside Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, family says
# Tehran
# Tehran

Iran demanded €33,000 to release retired engineer alongside Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, family says

Mar 19th 2022, 1:26 PM 21,457 Views 8 Comments

Anoosheh Ashoori was arrested in 2017 and sentenced to jail for 10 years on charges of spying for Israel.

# iran - Thursday 17 March, 2022

UAE cargo ship with 30 crew members sinks off Iran
# Iran
# Iran

UAE cargo ship with 30 crew members sinks off Iran

Mar 17th 2022, 2:32 PM 17,990 Views 3 Comments

All but one of the crew members have been rescued, with searches continuing for the final missing crew member.

British-Iranian woman reunited with family after six years' detention in Iran
# Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe
# Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

British-Iranian woman reunited with family after six years' detention in Iran

Mar 17th 2022, 10:45 AM 18,318 Views 5 Comments

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe touched down in the UK this morning.

# iran - Wednesday 16 March, 2022

British-Iranian woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has left Iran and will return to UK today
# Homeward Bound
# Homeward Bound

British-Iranian woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has left Iran and will return to UK today

Updated Mar 16th 2022, 1:50 PM 22,728 Views 6 Comments

Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been detained since 2016.

# iran - Tuesday 15 March, 2022

Detained British-Iranian mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe gets passport back
# Iran
# Iran

Detained British-Iranian mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe gets passport back

Mar 15th 2022, 10:15 AM 21,655 Views 7 Comments

Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been detained in Iran since her arrest in 2016.

# iran - Monday 17 January, 2022

Iran sentences 'boxing champion' to death over protests
# Barbaric
From The42
# Barbaric

Iran sentences 'boxing champion' to death over protests

Jan 17th 2022, 5:56 PM 9,192 Views 5 Comments

The news comes just over a year after the execution of wrestling champion Navid Afkari.

# iran - Sunday 21 November, 2021

10 Iran military personnel on trial over downed Ukraine jet
# Tehran
# Tehran

10 Iran military personnel on trial over downed Ukraine jet

Nov 21st 2021, 5:05 PM 13,838 Views 0 Comments

Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752 crashed shortly after take-off from Iran’s capital Tehran in January 2020, killing all 176 people aboard.

# iran - Friday 12 November, 2021

Richard Ratcliffe on day 20 of hunger strike over wife’s detention in Iran
# London
# London

Richard Ratcliffe on day 20 of hunger strike over wife’s detention in Iran

Nov 12th 2021, 8:18 AM 18,334 Views 1 Comment

A vigil is planned for this evening outside the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office in London where Ratcliffe is camping.

# iran - Monday 8 November, 2021

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband ‘looking and feeling rougher’ on 16th day of hunger strike
# Detained
# Detained

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband ‘looking and feeling rougher’ on 16th day of hunger strike

Nov 8th 2021, 10:16 AM 27,407 Views 4 Comments

Richard Ratcliffe began the protest to put pressure on Boris Johnson to meet the Iranian delegate at Cop26.

# iran - Saturday 9 October, 2021

Opinion: Cyber piracy has hurt Ireland this year - but we can affect change internationally
# Global Cyber Wars
# Global Cyber Wars

Opinion: Cyber piracy has hurt Ireland this year - but we can affect change internationally

Oct 9th 2021, 8:00 AM 8,036 Views 10 Comments

Ireland must use its voice at the UN Security Council to counter rogue states’ cyber attacks, writes Sir Ivor Roberts.

# iran - Saturday 19 June, 2021

Iran's ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi elected president
# Ebrahim Raisi
# Ebrahim Raisi

Iran's ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi elected president

Updated Jun 19th 2021, 2:24 PM 23,817 Views 44 Comments

Raisi won just shy of 62% of the vote, on a voter turnout of 48.8% a record low in the Islamic republic.

# iran - Friday 18 June, 2021

Iranians vote in presidential election tipped in favour of hard-liner
# Iran
# Iran

Iranians vote in presidential election tipped in favour of hard-liner

Jun 18th 2021, 11:21 AM 5,738 Views 6 Comments

Ebrahim Raisi is the front-runner in a field of just four candidates.

# iran - Sunday 23 May, 2021

US says unclear Iran ready for nuclear pact return
# Tehran
# Tehran

US says unclear Iran ready for nuclear pact return

May 23rd 2021, 6:20 PM 10,004 Views 10 Comments

A fifth round of talks are talking place in Vienna on rescuing the deal.

# iran - Sunday 2 May, 2021

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe to be released as UK pays Iran £400m debt - report
# Breakthrough
# Breakthrough

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe to be released as UK pays Iran £400m debt - report

May 2nd 2021, 3:26 PM 89,636 Views 45 Comments

Iranian state TV said deals have been reached to release prisoners with Western ties held in Iran.

# iran - Monday 12 April, 2021

Israel believed to be behind cyberattack on Iranian nuclear plant
# Natanz
# Natanz

Israel believed to be behind cyberattack on Iranian nuclear plant

Apr 12th 2021, 8:36 AM 15,261 Views 20 Comments

Iran said yesterday that the site was hit by a terrorist act.

# iran - Sunday 11 April, 2021

Iran’s nuclear facility struck by 'suspicious' blackout
# Natanz
# Natanz

Iran’s nuclear facility struck by 'suspicious' blackout

Apr 11th 2021, 3:13 PM 24,790 Views 29 Comments

It is the latest incident to strike the site.

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