Islamic Republic of Iran Headlines

  • Mullahs Demand More Money for Islamic Studies amid Protests in Iran

    Despite protests calling for greater economic restraint in funding projects to promote Shiite Islam around the world, Islamic leaders during a Friday prayer called for more money to go towards Shiite seminaries in Iran.

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  • Exiled Iranian royal sees chance to end the Islamic Republic

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Reza Pahlavi concentrates intently on the little cellphone in his hand, scrolling through clips of chanting Iranians and explaining why the protests unsettling his homeland are different this time. Even as the latest reports suggest the unrest may be ebbing, the scion of Persia's 2,500-year-old monarchy believes Iran's people are writing a new future for themselves, and perhaps for their exiled son....

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  • Exiled Iranian royal sees chance to end the Islamic Republic

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Reza Pahlavi concentrates intently on the little cellphone in his hand, scrolling through clips of chanting Iranians and explaining why the...

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  • Exiled royal Pahlavi sees chance to end the Islamic Republic

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Reza Pahlavi concentrates intently on the little cellphone in his hand, scrolling through clips of chanting Iranians and explaining why the protests unsettling his homeland are different this time. Even as the… The post Exiled royal Pahlavi sees chance to end the Islamic Republic appeared first on WTOP.

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  • The Other Iran

    You've probably read recently about the wave of unrest in Iran that has led to at least 24 deaths and 8,000 arrests. Many of the protesters have chanted for the “death” of Iran’s leaders, President Hassan Rouhani and Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. But not everybody inside Iran is dissatisfied. Some are quite comfortable under the theocratic regime—and routinely document their exploits on the Internet. Western media have discovered an Instagram account called @TheRichKidsof-Tehran. The photos it posts...

    Weekly Standard
  • Iran FM warns neighbors, says they seeking unrest in Iran

    Iran's foreign minister on Monday warned neighboring countries over fomenting insecurity in Iran in a reference to anti-government protests that have roiled the country over the past two weeks. The remarks by Mohammad Javad Zarif at a security conference in Tehran echoed the Iranian...

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