Canadian Parliamentary Briefing on Iran Policy

Dr. Thomas Juneau, Ms. Peggy Mason, Dr. Omid Milani discussing Canada's Iran Policy on Parliament Hill. The event was hosted by the Iranian Canadian Congress (ICC). Parliamentarians, political staffers, officials, and representatives of multiple diplomatic missions participated in this briefing session.

Iranian women enjoy build-up to World Cup match

AP: Few people were as excited about Friday's match between Iran and Morocco taking place in St. Petersburg as Iranian women. Banned from entering stadiums in their own country, female Iranian fans were chanting "Iran", dancing and painting their faces as they were approaching Krestovsky Stadium to watch the game together with male fans. "It's my first time as an Iranian female to be in a ...

The Fight for Freedom in Modern Iran

The Carnegie Middle East Program will host Iranian journalist Masih Alijenad for a discussion on her recently published memoir and women’s rights in Iran. Masih Alinejad is a journalist and the founder of My Stealthy Freedom, a campaign to oppose laws requiring head scarves in Iran. Nina Ansary is a leading authority on women's rights in Iran, a historian and bestselling author. Her ...

Iran: Fan flies to Russia World Cup 'to be as equal as men'

Ruptly: Tehran football fan Sahar has prepared her trip to the 2018 Russia World Cup to the tiniest of details, amid an active ban on women attending men’s sports events in Iran. Footage from the Iranian capital shows Sahar visiting two sport shops to buy jerseys and a colourful array of accessories ranging from Iranian flags to stadium horns. "The most important thing is we are women ...

Iran vs Spain Highlights

Diego Costa gets luck of the bounce as Spain deny unfortunate Iran The Guardian: Amidst the din, Iran’s footballers collapsed to the floor exhausted and someone decided to put Y Viva España on the PA system. Spain had lived, but dangerously. Iran had been defeated, but only just. Three times Carlos Queiroz’s team might have scored: the first had hit the side-netting, subs ...

Iran’s energy sector after the JCPOA: external players and internal dynamics

How will the resumed sanctions impact Iran’s ability to produce and export oil and gas? What strategies might the Iranian government use to respond to these new challenges? How will the changes to Iran’s energy capacities affect regional and global energy markets?

Protesters taunt US homeland security secretary in a MEXICAN restaurant

One of the best protests I have ever seen.

Former Israeli Minister Accused of Spying for Iran

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Iran Says It Will Block OPEC Output Raise

Bloomberg: Jun.18 -- Iran says Venezuela and Iraq will join it in blocking a proposal to increase oil production that’s backed by Saudi Arabia and Russia when OPEC and its allies meet in Vienna this week. Bloomberg's Annemarie Hordern reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."