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    Mother sentenced to 50 years for killing her son

    Mother sentenced to 50 years for killing her son

    March 17, 2017 A Maryland court has sentenced an Iranian-American woman to the astounding term of 50 years in prison for poisoning her young son, putting him in her car…

    Pasdaran go after Catholics, endangering links toVatican

    Pasdaran go after Catholics, endangering links toVatican

    March 17, 2017 In a very unusual move, two Iranian converts to Roman Catholicism have been arrested in their home in Urumiyeh by the Pasdaran, the Center for Human Rights…

    This is a holiday more than tinged by royalty

    This is a holiday more than tinged by royalty

    March 17, 2017 Throughout the centuries, Now Ruz has been celebrated in royal fashion—which is one reason the founders of the Islamic Republic sought to downplay the holiday. During the…

    New UN rapporteur on human rights issues her first report

    New UN rapporteur on human rights issues her first report

    March 17, 2017 Reformists in Iran are under pressure, detainees face torture and abuse, and people are being executed at an “alarming” rate, the new UN monitor studying human rights…

    Teen beaten for torn jeans

    Teen beaten for torn jeans

    March 17, 2017   A teen reports she was beaten by Iran’s morality police for wearing Western-style ripped jeans, which have become very hip with Iranian youth. The teenager shared…

    Regime defensive about old US criticism

    Regime defensive about old US criticism

    March 17, 2017 President Rohani and Supreme Leader Ali Khamenehi attacked the United States last week for having the gall to criticize Iran’s elections. Khamenehi made mention of “this huge…

    Iran biggest threat to US

    Iran biggest threat to US

    March 17, 2017 Iran poses the most significant threat to US interests in the Middle East, Centcom commander Gen. Joseph Votel told the Senate Armed Services Committee last Thursday, saying…

    Teen blows up his family

    Teen blows up his family

    March 17, 2017 Seven people in one family were killed in Ardebil Friday when a teenaged boy was trying to prepare fireworks for Chaharshanbeh Souri and blew up the family…