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L'Iran en 2016 : du messianisme révolutionnaire à la puissance régionale (Les Echos)

Cyrille BRET – 3 février 2016

Alors que s’ouvre la campagne pour les élections générales en Iran, les questions internationales font l’objet d’un âpre débat au sein même des différentes élites en compétition à Téhéran. 80 more words

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IRAN: Will There Be Three Kings and Then A Fourth?

“Now then, I tell you the truth: Three more kings will appear in Persia, and then a fourth, who will be far richer than the others.”        Daniel 11:2, NIV…

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Signpost #2: Iran

Samir Kuntar: Either Victory or Martyrdom, At Your Service O Sayyed Nasrallah

Hereby is the will of martyr Mujahid Samir Kuntar who was killed by Israeli strike on the Syrian city of Jaramana on Sunday. Kuntar was well-known as the “Dean of the freed detainees from the Israeli prisons”. 747 more words

Palestine

Khomeini grandson registers for Iran Assembly election: state media

Source: Reuters

A grandson of Iran’s Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini registered on Friday for February’s election of the Assembly of Experts, the clerical body that chooses the supreme leader, state broadcaster IRIB reported. 180 more words

Asia

Iran Awakening by Shirin Ebadi

When I picked this book up for my modern history class, I certainly expected a critical take on the Iranian Revolution and the Ayatollah Khomeini. After all, given the trend of the books assigned for this class (first Late Victorian Holocausts, then Arendt’s Eichmann in Jerusalem) of social progressivism scaled by moderate liberalism, I’m no longer shocked by “left” anti-communism. 1,599 more words

Book Reviews

I'm a Christian...but Don't Hold That Against Me.

When I was in college I had friends from Iran. Yousef, made a few under-the-table bucks by cutting hair. It had been his job in Tehran. 821 more words

Attitudes

What if U.S.-Iran Relations Had Been Different?

Perhaps America’s biggest foreign policy blunder was its backing of the 1953 coup in Iran which deposed Prime Minister Mohammad Mosaddegh and established the rule of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi as an absolute monarch. 401 more words