Monthly Archives: June 2018

Game of Peacock Thrones

The days of the Islamic Republic of Iran may be drawing to a close. What next?   By SOHRAB AHMARI  JUNE 18, 2018 Source: Commentary Magazine Soon after the Ayatollah Khomeini returned from his Parisian exile in …

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Does Iran hold key to Dutch murder mystery?

  By Anna Holligan Source: BBC News. Amsterdam 19 June 2018 The Iranian ambassador to the Netherlands has refused to comment on allegations Iran was behind an assassination that has baffled Dutch police for more than …

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Noteworthy Excerpts for June 19, 2018

Welcome to our new daily briefing which will be selected tweets by notable Iranian journalists, analysts and activists and international Iran watchers and researchers. #IRAN20JUNE@freedomnoworg@ITFglobalunion @AmnestyIran day in support of political prisoners in Iran READ: https://t.co/sIZ3Oc3HSA …

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Execution of Mohammad Salas, Iranian Sufi Dervish

Press Statement Heather Nauert  Department Spokesperson Washington, DC June 18, 2018 We condemn the Iranian government’s execution of Mohammad Salas, a member of the long-persecuted Iranian Gonabadi Sufi Dervish community. According to reports, Mr. Salas was …

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