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Cinema: About Elly (Iran)

Farhadi, Asghar. Dar bāre-ye Elly (About Elly). Iran 2009. Starring Golshifteh Farahani, Taraneh Alidoosti, Shahab Hosseini, Merila Zarei, Mani Haghighi, Peyman Moaadi, Rana Azadivar, Ahmad Mehranfar and Saber Abar. 564 more words

What to Expect from Astana Talks on Syria?

The Astana meeting on Syria began today. All key players have been working hard to finalize the agenda for the negotiations.

The meeting highlights the dramatic changes that occurred since the last talks in Geneva broke down a year. 805 more words


Iranian Cultural Minister: Syria represents line of resistance in Islamic world

Iranian Cultural Minister Reza Salehi Amiri announced that Syria represents the line of resistance in the Islamic world, expressing hope that security and stability will prevail in it soon. 107 more words


The fall of the Shah was an epic. His downfall had about it something of a medieval morality play, even ancient tragedy. It might have qualified as Greek if the Shah had been a truly great man who fell from grace through a single flaw. 47 more words

Afghan official accuses Iran of supporting Taliban with rockets

Source: al-Arabiya

The Governor of the Afghanistan Province of Helmand, Hayatullah Hayat, accused Iran of supporting the Taliban with weapons. In particular, Mr. Hayat said that… 119 more words


Russia-Led Syria Talks End With Truce Pledge Amid Iran Tensions

Russian-led talks on Syria ended with agreement Tuesday to bolster a cease-fire even as apparent disputes with Iran, a staunch supporter of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, threaten…