Iran Election: Reformists Poised To Win Seats
Early election results in Iran indicate major support for reformists and supporters of President Hassan Rouhani, who signed last year's landmark nuclear deal.
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei Questioned Historical Authenticity Of Holocaust In Video On His Official Website
The Supreme Leader of Iran marked Holocaust Memorial Day yesterday by publishing a video disputing the authenticity of the genocide on his official website.  The three-minute video, titled Are the Dar...
China, Iran Agree To Expand Trade To $600 Billion In A Decade
China and Iran mapped out a wide-ranging 25-year plan to broaden relations and expand trade during the first visit by a Chinese leader to the Islamic republic in 14 years. President Xi Jinping met wit...
Iran Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Assures Public US Still "Great Satan" And Predicts Israel Gone In 25 Years
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei falls back on decades-old rhetoric about the "Great Satan" and the imminent end of the "Zionist regime". Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Wednesday that his cou...
Iran Election: Reformists Poised To Win Seats
Early election results in Iran indicate major support for reformists and supporters of President Hassan Rouhani, who signed last year's landmark nuclear deal.
Mausoleum of Khomeini
The Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini houses the tomb of Ruhollah Khomeini, his wife Khadijeh Saqafi, his second son Ahmad Khomeini who died in 1995 and also Sadeq Tabatabaei. It is located to the south...
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Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei Questioned Historical Authenticity Of Holocaust In Video On His Official Website
The Supreme Leader of Iran marked Holocaust Memorial Day yesterday by publishing a video disputing the authenticity of the genocide on his official website.  The three-minute video, titled Are the Dar...
Yeprem Khan
Yeprem Khan (Armenian: Եփրեմ Խան; 1868–1912), born Yeprem Davidian (Armenian: Եփրեմ Դավթյան, was an Armenian revolutionary leader and a leading figure in the Constitutional Revolution of Iran....
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Habibollah Peyman
Dr. Habibollah Peyman (born 1935 in Shiraz, Iran) is an Iranian politician. He is the founder and the leader of an Islamist Socialist political party, named Jonbesh Moslamanan Mobarez, which is banned...
Mohammad Beheshti
Seyyed Mohammad Hosseini Beheshti (1929 – 28 June 1981) (Persian: سیّد محمد حسینی بهشتی‎) was an Iranian scholar, writer, jurist and one of the main architects of the constitution of the Islamic...
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Mohammad-Ali Rajai
Mohammad-Ali Rajai (Persian: محمدعلی رجائی‎; 15 June 1933 – 30 August 1981) was the president of Iran from 2 to 30 August 1981 after serving as prime minister under Abolhassan Banisadr. He was a...
Mohammad-Ali Rajai - Wikipedia
Political thought and legacy of Khomeini
The Political thought and legacy of Grand Ayatollah Seyyed Ruhollah Mustafavi Khomeini refers to the impact of the religious and political ideas of that leader of the Iranian Revolution, one of the ma...
Political thought and legacy of Khomeini - Wikipedia
Maryam Farman Farmaian
Maryam Firouz or Princess Maryam Farman Farmaian (1914 kermanshah, Iran – 23 March 2008, Tehran) was a daughter of Prince Abdol Hossein Mirza Farmanfarma and Batoul Khanoum. She founded the wome...
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Karim Sanjabi
Karim Sanjabi (Persian: کریم سنجابی ) (September 1904 – 4 July 1995) was an Iranian liberal political leader of the 20th century.
He was born in Kermanshah in September 1904 to the chief of the Ku...
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June 5, 1963 demonstrations in Iran
The demonstrations of June 5 and 6, 1963, in Iran (also called the uprising, or the events of June 1963, and known in Iran by the Iranian calendar as 15 Khordad (Persian: نهضت پانزده خرداد‎)) we...
June 5, 1963 demonstrations in Iran - Wikipedia
Mohammad-Javad Bahonar
Mohammad Javad Bahonar (Persian: محمدجواد باهنر‎, 5 September 1933 – 30 August 1981) was an Iranian scholar, Shia theologian and politician who served as the Prime minister of Iran from 15 to 30...
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Sadegh Ghotbzadeh
Sadegh Ghotbzadeh (1937 - 15 September 1982) (Persian: صادق قطب‌زاده‎) was a close aide of Ayatollah Khomeini during his 1978 exile in France, and foreign minister (30 November 1979–August...
Sadegh Ghotbzadeh - Wikipedia
Bijan Jazani
Bijan Jazani (Persian: بيژن جزني‎; 1938, Tehran – April 19, 1975) is a major figure among modern Iranian Socialist intellectuals.
Bijan Jazani was born to Hossien Jazani (حسین جزنی) and Alam...
Haydar Khan e Amo-oghli
Haydar Khan e Amo-oghli or Haidar Khan Amu Ogly Tariverdiev (Persian: حیدرخان عمواوغلی تاریوردی‎; Azerbaijani: حیدرخان عمواوغلی تاریوردی; Azerbaijani: Heydər Xan Əmoğlu; December 20, 188...
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Mansoor Hekmat
Mansoor Hekmat (منصور حکمت; original name Zhoobin Razani; June 4, 1951 - July 4, 2002) was an Iranian Marxist theorist and leader of the worker-communist movement. He opposed the Shah and, after the I...
Ali Khamenei
Ali Hosseini Khamenei (Persian: علی حسینی خامنه‌ای‎ [ʔæˈliː hoseiˈniː xɒːmeneˈʔiː]; born 17 July 1939) is the second and current Supreme Leader of Iran and a Shia Cleric. Ali Khamenei succeeded ...
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Ebrahim Yazdi
Ebrahim Yazdi (ابراهیم یزدی; born 1931) is an Iranian politician and diplomat who served as deputy prime minister and minister of foreign affairs in the interim government of Mehdi Bazargan, until his...
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Mehdi Bazargan
Mehdi Bazargan (Persian: مهدی بازرگان‎; Azerbaijani: Mehdi Bazərgan; 1 September 1908 – 20 January 1995) was a prominent Iranian scholar, academic, long-time pro-democracy activist and head ...
Mehdi Bazargan - Wikipedia
Ashraf Dehghani
Ashraf Dehghani (Persian: اشرف دهقانی ‎, born 1948) is amongst the best known Iranian female communist revolutionaries, and is a member of the Iranian People's Fedai Guerrillas.In 1971, Ashraf ...
Sedigh Kamangar
Sedigh Kamangar (Kurdish: سدیق که مانگه ر; Persian: صدیق کمانگر; April 1946 – September 4, 1989) known as Kak Sedigh was a lawyer and one of the founders and leaders of Komalah, a left-wing Kur...
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