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The massive and widespread arrests of young people in different Iranian cities continue since the people took to the streets on December 28. According to reports from inside Iran and from within the regime, the number of detainees has mounted to at least 8,000 by the end of the second week of the Iranian ...
Tehran, Iran -- Visiting Tehran this week with former UK Labor Foreign Secretary Jack Straw and former Conservative Chancellor of the Exchequer ... members of the Iranian parliament, which allowed us to talk frankly about nuclear issues, the civil war in Yemen, Iran's relationships with its neighbors, ...

More than 500 people were executed in 2017. The softening of drug-trafficking laws was put into force in a communique by the head of the Iranian judiciary to all judicial officials on Tuesday. Campaigners said it was a potentially significant step towards halting executions worldwide. The Iranian parliament ...
Most of the 5,000 convicts would have their punishments "converted to life sentences," Mohammad Ali Esfanani, assistant judge of the Iranian Supreme Court, told state media. A spokesman for the judiciary committee of Iran's Parliament, Hasan Nourouzi, told the Jam-e-Jam daily newspaper that violent ...
Iranian security forces arrested some 3,700 people during widespread protests and unrest over the past two weeks, a lawmaker said Tuesday, ... Mahmoud Sadeghi, a reformist lawmaker from Tehran, offered the new figures for those arrested in a report carried Tuesday by parliament's official news website.
The Iranian parliament held a closed-door meeting on Sunday to discuss the deadly protests that hit the country last week, while more pro-regime rallies were held in several cities. Lawmakers interrogated Interior Minister Abdolrahmani Rahmani Fazli, intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi and secretary of ...

Iranian parliament member says some 3,700 people were arrested during days of protests, unrest in Iran. By The Associated Press. Tehran, Iran -- Jan 9, 2018, 4:27 AM ET. 0 Shares. email. Star. 0 Shares. Email. Iranian parliament member says some 3,700 people were arrested during days of protests, unrest in Iran.
Iranian lawmakers held a closed-door session on Sunday to discuss the deadly protests that hit the country last week, while more pro-regime rallies were held in several cities. "The security officials confirmed that most of those arrested have been released," Gholamreza Heydari, a reformist lawmaker in ...
Iran's parliament is set to hold a special session as soon as Sunday to discuss the anti-government protests that began Dec. ... In response, the Iranian Ambassador, Gholamali Khoshroo, said it is a "discredit" to the Security Council to hold such a meeting on Iran in the face of the conflicts taking place in ...
Tehran, Dec 27, (Agencies): Iranian lawmakers, with 198 votes in favor and one abstained, approved Wednesday the outlines of a bill to support Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine. According to the Islamic Republic news agency (IRNA), the Law tasks the Presiding Board of the Parliament to "deepen and broaden this ...
Tehran, Dec. 26 (Xinhua) -- Iran's parliament speaker said that his country welcomes investment from Turkey in the oil and gas industry, Tasnim news agency reported on Tuesday. Economic activists from the neighboring state could also seize the opportunities available in Iran's railroad and aviation ...
A resolution adopted in the framework of the European Parliament's EU foreign policy review, stressed "the security risk posed by Iran's ballistic missile ... "Without explicitly mentioning Iran or Hezbollah by name, the European Parliament has nevertheless clearly set its sights on the Iranian regime and its ...
"We have announced repeatedly that the Yemeni army and people have the support of Iran. However, we have also made it clear that we have not given any missiles to Yemenis," said Hossein Naqavi Hosseini, the spokesman for the Iranian parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, ...
Trump also announced that he will move the American embassy from Tel Aviv to the holy city. The motion will be annexed to Article 1 of a legislation that states Iran's support for the Palestinian nation. It has been referred to a relative parliamentary committee and will be put on the parliament's agenda within ...
Iran's Speaker of Parliament Ali Larijani told an emergency meeting of the Palestinian Committee of the Parliamentary Union of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation in Tehran on Monday that Iran "supports the resistance forces of Palestine." Larijani told the committee "we are not afraid to say that we ...
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi has dismissed an Iranian lawmaker's claim that Paris has set conditions for the visit of French President ... Policy Commission of the Iranian parliament, Javad Karimi Ghoddousi, claimed that France's conditions have been announced in a letter to Iran.

Tehran will continue to assist Damascus in the fight against militants as long as it is necessary because the war on terror in the Middle East is not over yet, Iranian parliament speaker Ali Larijani said in an interview with TASS. "The war on terror is not over yet. We also joined the fight in the very beginning, ...
Chairman of the Russian State Duma Committee on International Affairs Leonid Slutsky has proposed creating a Russia-Azerbaijan-Iran parliamentary troika. Slutsky voiced this proposal at a joint meeting with a delegation of the Iranian parliament's Committee on National Security and Foreign Policy, ...
... to set up a parliamentary committee to investigate the case of Turkish-Iranian businessman Reza Zarrab, who is currently a witness in a New York court case on evading sanctions on Iran. "I am making a candid and open call: Let's re-open the file and set up an investigation commission at parliament.
Moscow, December 4. /TASS/. Tehran believes the development of intelligence cooperation with Moscow to be important for countering drug trafficking, Iranian parliament speaker Ali Larijani said in an interview with TASS. According to Larijani, who took part in the Parliamentarians Against Drugs ...
"We will hold talks to support cooperation between Russia and Iran and, within the framework of parliamentary mechanisms, we will draft a formula that would ensure broader presence of major companies in investing into Iran," he said at a meeting with Sergei Neverov, a deputy speaker of the Russian ...
Images of the parliament were replaced by a studio, with a banner that ... Iran by funneling Iranian money through the U.S. financial system.
Iran's state-funded TV and radio broadcaster, the Islamic Republic of Iran ... documents from Iran's Foreign Ministry, National Library and Parliament. ... Iranian-British dual national Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe of having ties to the ...
Iran: Syria dialogue will not include armed opposition ... the "terrorists" who destroyed the country, a senior Iranian official said yesterday. ... Foreign Policy Committee of Iran's Parliament, Seyyed Hossein Naghavi-Hosseini, ... "Iran will remain with the people and the government in Syria until the return of ...
Iran has seen a surge in the number of HIV infections spread by sex, ... Iranian authorities blame that on how little general knowledge many have about the ... Members of parliament have discussed the issue before, along with ...
A Turkish-Iranian gold trader whose prosecution in Manhattan drew ... set up the same plot in the U.S.," Mr. Erdogan told Parliament this month.
Iranian media quoted president Rouhani as saying that the port "will enhance ... Iran's parliament or Majlis recently ratified the trilateral trade ...
Iran's deputy commander of the Iranian police Ahmad Reza Radan (L) and head of ... In December 2013, the Iranian parliament published an ...
Saudi Arabia's Rivalry With Iran Is Further Destabilizing the Middle East ... The pro-Iranian party-militia Hezbollah in Lebanon has dominated that country's ... ally with the Sunnis, as in the 2009 parliamentary elections, the Sunnis can have ... the prime minister is Sunni, and the speaker of parliament Shiite).
Speaker of the Iranian parliament Ali Larijani has arrived in Istanbul to attend the 10th plenary session of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly, ...
David Davis in the House of Commons announcing that the final Brexit deal will be implemented via an act of parliament. Photograph: PA.
... the parliamentary leader of 50PLUS party in the House of Representatives of the Netherlands, dumping a Christmas gift he had received from the Iranian embassy. Krol claimed in this video that the gift had been sent only to male members of the Dutch parliament. In reaction to the move, Iran's embassy in ...
With only two opposing votes, Iran's Parliament has overwhelmingly passed the outlines of a bill designed to better protect the rights of people living with disabilities in the country. ... In November 2017, the Center for human rights in Iran (CHRI) urged Iranian lawmakers to pass this vital legislation. "People ...
November 30, 2017-New legislation currently pending in the Iranian parliament will, if passed, strengthen the basic rights of Iran's persons with disabilities community. The Center for human rights in Iran (CHRI) marks the upcoming International Day of Persons with Disabilities, December 3, by urging ...
An Iranian lawmaker says Parliament's support for private sector activities in the domestic and international arena can be a significant point for the ... Reza Pour-Ebrahimi, the head of the Economic Commission of Iran's Parliament, said the history of relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and Italy, ...
Iran Worried As unemployment Reaches 60% In Some Cities ... Nevertheless, the parliamentary Center for Research believes that 6,500,000 ... more than 970,000 new jobs in the current Iranian year (starting 21 March 2017).
'Iran-Iraq Joint Border Drills Reveal Capabilities to Suppress ... The spokesperson for the Iranian parliament's National Security and Foreign ...
Zarif called Trump's harsh attack on Iran in his recent U.N. speech "the ... new strategy" to combat malign Iranian influence across the Middle East. ... this idea to let the nuclear agreement stay, as did our parliament," Zarif said.
An Iranian woman after rubbing mud on her body during a ritual to mark the ... And the impact is whiplashing back into Iran's population. ... Hassan Rouhani for a further term, at the parliament in Tehran, Iran, August 5, 2017.
Slovenia rocked by Iran-related money laundering scandal ... The scandal centres around Iranian and British citizen Iraj Farrokhzadeh, who ... The Slovenian parliament unanimously adopted two reports on 26 September, ...
"Barzani's independence bid means strengthening Daesh and Tel Aviv, new regional anarchy and instability," Iranian parliament speaker's ...
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who made a speech in Parliament, dismissed ... range straddling the Iraqi-Iranian border where the Kurdistan Workers' Party ...
The situation of Iran's Sunni Muslims has not improved since Supreme ... 2 from a top-ranking Iranian Sunni cleric, Molavi Abdolhamid Ismaeelzahi, ... block in Iran's parliament from 2000-04, continued: "The supreme leader's ...
The political and economic resurgence of Iran following the ... In 2015, Pakistan's parliament voted against providing political and military ... were Iranian proxies to avoid being directly implicated in the Middle Eastern conflict.
Erbil- In an urgent session held on Saturday, Kurdish parliament rejected ... Meanwhile, reports indicated that both Turkey and Iran had ... He also delivered a letter from President Abadi to Iranian President Hasan Rouhani.
Khansari called on the Swiss Parliament to take measures for resolving ... The Iranian delegation also took part in a convention called "Iran: 20 ...
Every autumn, the Iranian artist Parastou Forouhar returns to Tehran from .... human rights organisations, Iran's judiciary, Germany's parliament, ...
A lawsuit has been filed in an Iranian court against the CEO of the Telegram ... of conservative members of Iran's Parliament on July 15, 2017.
The shootings have raised uncomfortable questions for Iran's army, one ... Heshmatollah Falahatpisheh, a member of the Iranian parliament's ...


 

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