Banafsheh Zand

Tensions Rise As Iraqi Shoppers Flood Iran

Source: RadioFarda   A flood of Iraqi shoppers to Iran’s oil-rich Khuzestan province in the southwest has led to protests and tensions. Following large demonstrations against the influx of Iraqi visitors, the province’s representative to the …

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Noteworthy Around Twitter: Monday, September 10th

ISICRC recommends:   #BREAKING Another #Kurdish political Prisoner Kamal AhmadNezhad executed today early morning in Miandoab prison. AhmadNezhad 3 years ago arrested on charges of links to #Kurdistan Democratic opposition party! During one week 6 Kurdish …

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Iran detains artists over Shakespeare performance

By Associated Press via Washington Post TEHRAN, Iran — Iranian authorities have detained two artists over a theatre production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Cultural official Shahram Karami told the official IRNA news agency Monday …

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