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Understanding Iran's diplomatic strategy
Iran has been developing nuclear capacities in order to obtain leverage in diplomatic talks with the United States.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2012 18:11 GMT
Q&A: Hooman Majd on Iran and sanctions
Iranian-American author says sanctions are “turning into a form of collective punishment” against people in Iran.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2012 12:56 GMT
What is really happening in Iran?
Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei may control the nuclear programme, but he lacks a critical mass of Iranians.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2012 15:43 GMT
Vote to test unity of Iran's conservatives
Virtual absence of the reformists pits increasingly divided conservatives against each other in assembly elections.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2012 19:40 GMT
Iran's Khatami: The sound and the fury
Mohammad Khatami's recent conciliatory stance towards the Iranian government has alienated former supporters.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2011 13:30 GMT
The predicament of the Islamic Republic
Green Movement's focus on civil rights voids it of the appeal needed to spark an Arab Spring-like revolution.
Last updated: 14 May 2011 10:24 GMT
Rafsanjani ousted from Iranian post
'Moderate' former president steps down as head of state body, a move which seems to tighten hardliners' grip on power.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2011 17:16 GMT
Iran opposition figures 'detained'
Rights group says Mousavi and Karroubi, accused of illegally organising protests, moved to "safe houses" outside Tehran.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2011 07:41 GMT
Karroubi dares Tehran to try him
Opposition leader, who is currently under house arrest, says people should get to know the truth.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2011 13:19 GMT
Iranian reformists call for protest
More anti-government rallies planned for Sunday as MPs and clerics call for severe punishments for opposition leaders.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2011 10:41 GMT
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