Containing Iran: US-EU escalating the new cold war

The US-led Cold War against Iran has been tightening in the last few weeks as NATO has been trying to overthrow the Gaddafi regime. The British government has accused Tehran of conducting missile tests intended to determine if they can deliver nuclear payload at some point in the future. This is a charge that Iran [...]

Serious concern about political prisoners on hunger strike in Iran

18 political prisoners in Evin and Rajai Shahr prisons have raised serious concern after launching hunger strikes. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Recommend on Facebook Tip on Hyves Share on Linkedin Share on technorati Tweet about it Print for later Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

Three men were hanged in public in southeastern Iran this morning

Three people were hanged in public, in the southeastern town of Zabol, early this morning. The Iranian news agency Aftab reported that three men identified as Baboddin Barkazaei, Mohammad Poudineh and Vali Allah Mir were Publicly hanged in Zabol. According to the report, the men were convicted of rape and armed robbery. The number of [...]

Two men, one of them an Afghan citizen, were executed in Isfahan

Two men were hanged in the central Iranian city of Isfahan, reported the Iranian daily Ettelaat. The men were identified as “Siah Khan Sh.” convicted of carrying 56 kilograms of opium, and “Mohammad N.” for distributing 159,5 kilograms of crack and 860 grams of heroin. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Recommend on Facebook Tip on [...]

Israel: an impediment to nuclear-free Middle East

You might have frequently heard of the Western mainstream media’s claims that Iran is pursuing a military nuclear program which is aimed at developing atomic weapons. Actually, spreading falsehood and untruth about the nature of Iran’s peaceful nuclear program has been a constant, unchanging and recurring theme of the Western corporate media’s coverage of Iran’s [...]

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