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Nobel laureate criticises Iranian president
Shirin Ebadi slams human rights record of Hassan Rouhani, citing a dramatic increase in executions.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2013 20:02 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 role of the Islamic Republic in Bahrain
Iran's influence in Bahrain has nothing to do with sparking democratic uprising - but with the repression of revolution.
Last updated: 27 May 2011 11:12 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
Clashes as Iran protests continue
Witnesses report security forces using teargas against demonstrators gathered in central Tehran.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2011 19:41 GMT
Iran clamps down ahead of protest
Forces deployed on streets of Tehran as opposition vows to go ahead with protests supporting Arab uprisings.
Last updated: 14 Feb 2011 12:42 GMT
Iran 'will try opposition leaders'
Country's chief prosecutor insists reformist candidates of disputed 2009 vote will be put on trial.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2010 18:13 GMT
Travel ban for Iran reform leaders
Prominent opposition candidates of disputed 2009 vote, are barred from leaving country.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2010 19:18 GMT
Iran wraps up tight election race
Officials extended several times the polling deadline due to the heavy turnout of voters.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2009 20:25 GMT
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