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    Zarrab’s brother charged with sanctions violations

    Zarrab’s brother charged with sanctions violations

    November 18, 2016 The older brother of Iranian-Turk gold trader Reza Zarrab has now been indicted in the US for sanctions violations and a new charge has been added to…

    Prof. R. K. Ramazani dies at age 88

    Prof. R. K. Ramazani dies at age 88

    October 14, 2016 Ruhollah K. Ramazani, the University of Virginia professor often cited as the “dean of Iranian foreign policy studies,” has died at the age of 88. Ramazani taught…

    Abedini files for divorce from Naghmeh

    Abedini files for divorce from Naghmeh

    October 14, 2016 Christian Pastor Saeed Abedini has filed papers for a divorce from his wife Naghmeh, saying he believes that is the only route “toward healing.” Abedini was freed…

    Con man caught shoplifting in Walmart

    Con man caught shoplifting in Walmart

    October 14, 2016 A skilled con man born in Iran and reared in the United States has been arrested in Tennessee after he was caught shoplifting in a Walmart there. …

    Hoodfar treated interrogations as chance for research

    Hoodfar treated interrogations as chance for research

    October 14, 2016 Iranian-Canadian Homa Hoodfar says she survived her imprisonment in Iran by treating it as a professional assignment and conducting “anthropological fieldwork” in her prison cell. Hoodfar, 65,…

    Ratcliffe says it’s a Pasdar ploy

    Ratcliffe says it’s a Pasdar ploy

    August 19, 2016 The husband of a British-Iranian woman imprisoned in Iran says she is the victim of a Pasdar ploy to spike Rohani Administration efforts to improve relations with the…

    Brit MP rises to the bait

    Brit MP rises to the bait

    August 19, 2016 British Prime Minister Theresa May has personally telephoned President Rohani to call for the release of an Anglo-Iranian woman held prisoner by Iran since the spring.  The personal…

    Alison Azer assails prime minister for doing little

    Alison Azer assails prime minister for doing little

    August 19, 2016 One year after her children were taken from Canada by their Iranian father, Alison Azer says she feels let down by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who called their…