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Make a deal with Rouhani: Iran has hawks too
Much is to be gained from a US rapprochement with Iran, but the window of opportunity is small and sceptics many.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 10:56 GMT
Rafsanjani and Khamenei: The Rouhani element
Rouhani's victory was a decisive win for Rafsanjani in his power struggle with the Supreme Leader, but what's next?
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 08:03 GMT
Iran Foreign Ministry to lead nuclear talks
President tasks ministry with handling negotiations, in shift away from security officials setting Tehran's strategies.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2013 16:20 GMT
Why the democratic spring lies closer to Iran than to Egypt
Voting for Rouhani as an agent of change, however imperfect, was a more stable option than other alternatives.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2013 11:14 GMT
The West is a career: Linking Rouhani’s election to US sanctions
Delusional careerists who laud sanctions as the impetus for Rouhani's election in Iran couldn't be more wrong.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2013 15:12 GMT
Why does Washington always get Iran wrong?
Rouhani's resounding victory sheds light on at least three factors contributing to a systemic misreading of Iran.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2013 09:30 GMT
Rouhani won the Iranian election. Get over it.
The former chief nuclear negotiator's skill at forging coalitions was key to his victory in Iran's presidential race.
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Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Last updated: 16 Jun 2013 14:37 GMT
Iran celebrates Rouhani's presidential win
Hassan Rouhani hails his win as "victory of moderation over extremism", pledges new tone of respect in foreign affairs.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2013 11:42 GMT
Latest results put Rouhani ahead in Iran poll
Interior Ministry figures show moderate cleric with lead just over 50 percent in presidential election.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2013 16:00 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
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In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
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Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
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Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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