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Opinion: Iran should stand trial for persecution of Baha'i

In Geneva on Friday, Oct. 31, the United Nations Human Rights Council is conducting its Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of Iran’s human rights record. After the first UPR in 2010, Iran accepted 123 of the Council’s 188 recommendations and committed to comply with the international human rights obligations to which it is bound. 957 more words

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Opinion: Canada should think twice before re-engaging with Iran

Sheryl Saperia and Behnam Ben Taleblu

In a recent op-ed, Sergio Marchi and Ken Lewis assert that Canadian government and industry should be preparing to re-engage with Iran. 627 more words


Obama's new agenda: Leave it for Hillary

 There is a scenario that one can imagine is unspooling in the mental multiplexes of the president and his top White House advisers. It is Christmas time. 2,226 more words

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How does the Iranian public feel about the nuclear talks?

This is a few days late, but I did a couple of pieces on Iran last week for LobeLog that are worth mentioning, what with Hassan Rouhani… 1,229 more words