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Sanctions: Cruel and counterproductive
Sanctions, a tool used to force a change in a state's behaviour, have been an overwhelming failure.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 09:50 GMT
Polls close in Iran's presidential election
Interior minister says preliminary returns give moderate Muslim leader candidate Hassan Rouhani a significant lead.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2013 01:54 GMT
Voting extended in Iran presidential election
Interior Minister Mostafa Moammad Najar says 10-hour voting period to be extended due to a "rush of voters".
Last updated: 14 Jun 2013 16:52 GMT
Iran's candidates use forbidden media
Iran's state candidates use the social media space that is increasingly cracked down upon by the government.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2013 16:51 GMT
Google finds Iranians hacked on election eve
Web giant calls attacks "email-based phishing" attempts as election campaign is wound up.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2013 13:32 GMT
Iran's reformists seek opportunity in poll
The 2009 elections ignited huge anti-government protests and crackdowns, but where has Iran's Green Wave gone?
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 15:46 GMT
Analysis: How sanctions rule Iranian politics
President Ahmadinejad is blamed for economic woes, but crushing sanctions will remain long after his departure.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2013 10:13 GMT
Iran holds presidential debate on economy
Debate's format, particularly multiple choice section on how to run country, prompts derision from the eight candidates.
Last updated: 31 May 2013 21:16 GMT
Making lemonade out of lemons in Tehran?
While political elites battle it out in elections, the Iranian people remain the biggest losers.
Last updated: 28 May 2013 14:03 GMT
US casts doubts on Iran election credibility
US Secretary of State John Kerry criticised Iran for cutting all but eight men out of the country's presidential poll.
Last updated: 24 May 2013 17:16 GMT
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