Adil Al-Salmi
World Khatami during the seventh anniversary ceremony of the death of his ally, former President Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, in Tehran last month. (Jamaran)

Mohammad Khatami: We are Far from Free, Competitive Elections

Former Iranian reformist president Mohammad Khatami told political activists that his country is “far from free and competitive elections,” just a few days…

Adil Al-Salmi (London)
World Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei

Iran Elections: Domestic Reform to Int’l Image

Days ahead of Iran’s legislative elections, Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei urged higher voter turnout, calling on all Iranians to participate in fixing issues. …

Adil Al-Salmi (London)
World Footage broadcast on Iranian state television of a gas pipeline explosion in Borogen

Iran's Main Gas Pipeline Hit by Sabotage

Iran announced that two explosions along its leading south-north gas pipeline network on Wednesday were caused by sabotage the Iranian oil minister Javad Owji…

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World The Iranian Parliament website as it appears after the cyberattack

Cyberattack Targets Iran Parliament Websites

A hacking group affiliated with the Iranian opposition Mojehadin-e-Khlaq Organization (MKO) seized documents and data from the Iranian parliament after hacking…

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World Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi chairing a meeting of the cabinet and governors (Iranian Presidency)

Iran: Reformists Calls for ‘Opening a Window’ in Conservatives’ Wall

Over 100 civil, political, and media reformist activists in Iran called for making a breakthrough in the upcoming parliamentary elections and for making a…

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World A picture published by Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei’s website showing him receiving a group of residents from the city of Qom.

Khamenei Urges Confronting Election Boycott ‘Strategy’

Iran's Supreme Leader, Ali Khamenei, issued a cautionary statement asserting that the strategic agenda of Iran's adversaries involves actively discouraging…

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Arab World People attended the funeral of a high-ranking Iranian general,Razi Mousavi, in Najaf, Iraq, on Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2023. AP

IRGC Retracts its Story about ‘Al-Aqsa Flood’ Operation

The Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) introduced a significant twist to the narrative surrounding the events of the al-Aqsa Flood Operation on Oct. 7…

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Features Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei meets with members of the Assembly of Experts for Leadership in February 2023. (Supreme leader’s website)

Scenarios in Iran in 2024: Regional Openness to Confront Sanctions

Iran is hoping to continue in 2024 its policy of improving relations with its neighbors and consolidating economic cooperation with regional countries and its…

Adil Al-Salmi (London)