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Videos of anti-regime protests during the funeral of Ebrahim Yazdi!

Source: Youtube

Below two videos taken during the funeral of Ebrahim Yazdi, former Foreign Minister, and influential dissident politician. As well known, Yazdi resigned as Foreign Minister, in protest against the Khomeini’s support to the takeover of the U.S. 58 more words


Iran opposition leaders 'protected' under house arrest: court


© AFP/File | Iranian opposition leader Mir Hossein Mousavi was put under house arrest in 2011

TEHRAN (AFP) – Iranian opposition leaders have been “protected” under house arrest for six years and would regret facing trial, a court chief said Wednesday, amid calls for them to be allowed to face justice. 270 more words

Iran reform leader on hunger strike over 6-year house arrest


© FARS NEWS/AFP | (FILES) — A picture dated October 23, 2009 shows Iranian opposition leader Mehdi Karroubi raising his hand after a shoe hit him in the head and his turban fell off as he was leaving a press fair in Tehran… 266 more words

Iran's Rouhani says election rivals are 'violent extremists' -- "We've entered this election to tell those practicing violence and extremism that your era is over."


© AFP/File | President Hassan Rouhani faces a tough battle for re-election on May 19 as conservative opponents attack his failure to revive Iran’s stagnant economy… 443 more words

Iran: Six months in jail for the son of Mehdi Karroubi

Source: al-Arabiya

The son of Mehdi Karroubi, one leaders of the Green Wave Movement, was condemned to six months in jail by an Iranian Revolutionary Tribunal… 84 more words