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Iran: President Rouhani Wins Re-election -- "We will break all the sanctions against Iran.”


MAY 20, 2017, 4:12 A.M. E.D.T.

President Hassan Rouhani of Iran on May 13. CreditEbrahim Noroozi/Associated Press

DUBAI — Iran’s state television congratulated President Hassan Rouhani for winning a re-election by handing an emphatic defeat to his hardline rival Ebrahim Raisi. 737 more words

Iran's Election: Debate Turns Ugly -- Is Rouhani in Trouble?

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Latest update : 2017-05-13

President Hassan Rouhani cast his hardline clerical opponents as power-hungry pawns of Iran’s security forces on Friday, in a blistering final TV debate a week before an election. 832 more words

Hundreds of thousands rally in Iran against Trump, chant 'Death to America'


Fri Feb 10, 2017 | 6:50am EST

Iranians take part in a ceremony marking the anniversary of Iran’s 1979 Islamic Revolution, in Tehran, Iran February 10, 2017. 614 more words

Iran's President Lashes Out at Hard-Liners Over Human Rights


DEC. 19, 2016, 6:33 A.M. E.S.T.

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran’s president lashed out at the country’s hard-liners on Monday, accusing them of ignoring human rights, which he said are enshrined in the constitution. 240 more words

Iran arrests three over deadly train crash


© Tasnim News/AFP | Smoke billows from destroyed train carriages following an accident in Semnan province, some 250 kms east of the Iranian capital Tehran, on November 25, 2016… 191 more words

Iran's supreme leader criticizes US presidential candidates

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — It seems everyone has an opinion about the U.S. presidential election, including Iran’s supreme leader.

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei criticized both Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump in a speech Wednesday marking the 1979 takeover of the U.S. 227 more words