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China's Wen says opposes nuclear weapons in Middle East

China’s Wen says opposes nuclear weapons in Middle East

Iran is at the centre of a standoff over its disputed nuclear programme, which the West suspects is aimed at developing nuclear weapons. Iran says its aim is the peaceful production of electricity.

June 6, 2012 7:21
 
The revolution will not be televised

The revolution will not be televised

Iran is using technology to shut down growing protests against the regime, but anti-government forces are fighting back.

April 18, 2010 3:37
 
Iran’s house of cards teeters on the brink

Iran’s house of cards teeters on the brink

Iran’s clerics are facing a crisis of legitimacy that could see the end of the Islamic Republic in its current form, says Trends magazine.

March 8, 2010 5:18
 
Through the looking glass

Through the looking glass

The first in a series of new books by former detainees lifts the veil on the secretive and often bizarre world of the Iranian Intelligence Services.

February 21, 2010 4:53
 
Abuse, torture, rape – and exile

Abuse, torture, rape – and exile

Critics of the Iranian regime are enduring torture and enforced exile. Trends magazine examines how even old family ties and privilege offer no protection.

January 20, 2010 4:36
 

Iran: Trial of protestors begins

The first trial of those reportedly involved in the violence prompted by Iran's…

August 2, 2009 12:01
 
Iran’s Guardian Council insists ‘no re-election’

Iran’s Guardian Council insists ‘no re-election’

The nation's Guardian Council will not annul the election results in spite of widespread unrest.

June 23, 2009 1:00
 
Tehran’s ‘Sea of Black’

Tehran’s ‘Sea of Black’

Unrest in Iran continues as demonstrators took to the streets on Thursday to protest against the presidential election results. This is the nation’s biggest crisis since the Islamic revolution in 1979.

June 18, 2009 1:32