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Tyranny Loses In Iran

A tyrannical triumvirate, one that is led by Ayatollah Khamenei and supported by the military might of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and the street presence of gangs with ranks numbering at least a few million, seems hell-bent on forcing Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on the reluctant and still-resisting people of Iran. 1,071 more words

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IRAN: 35 YEARS OF RELIGIOUS TYRANNY

February 11 marks the 35 anniversary of Iran’s 1979 Revolution, a popular uprising that sought to achieve democracy for Iranians by changing the country’s system of governance from monarchy to republic. 1,258 more words

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Moussavi: Shah's 'tyranny' continues in Iran

Iranian security forces surround opposition protesters during clashes in Tehran on December 27.

Tehran, Iran (CNN) — Mir Hossein Moussavi, the Iranian opposition leader and symbol of anti-government fervor, lashed out against Iranian authorities on Tuesday, saying remnants of the “tyranny” and “dictatorship” that prevailed under the toppled Shah of Iran’s regime persist today. 765 more words

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IHRDC Chart of Executions by the Islamic Republic of Iran - 2013

http://www.iranhrdc.org/english/publications/1000000225-ihrdc-chart-of-executions-by-the-islamic-republic-of-iran-2013.html#.UtgEvrSOdHc

This chart documents executions of people by the Islamic Republic of Iran beginning in January 2013. The official announcements are noted but, as the Iranian government does not announce many executions, it is difficult to know the exact number. 932 more words

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IHRDC Chart of Executions by the Islamic Republic of Iran - 2014

http://www.iranhrdc.org/english/publications/1000000425-ihrdc-chart-of-executions-by-the-islamic-republic-of-iran-2014.html?gclid=COe7_8T8vcICFWPmwgod2kIAJw

This chart documents executions of people by the Islamic Republic of Iran beginning in January 2014. The official announcements are noted but, as the Iranian government does not announce many executions, it is difficult to know the exact number. 974 more words

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Iran’s constitutional dictatorship furthers ‘conspiracy’

The West knows him as “the Ayatollah”, although the veracity of the religious title is debatable. So is the way the ruling system has tailored it. 806 more words

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