Politics of Iran
The politics of Iran take place in a framework of presidential democracy and theocracy in a format of Syncretic politics that is guided by an Islamist ideology. The December 1979 constitution, and its...
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Iran Attacks: Twelve Dead In Twin Attacks On Iranian Parliament
Twin attacks on the Iranian parliament and Ayatollah Khomeini's mausoleum in the capital, Tehran, have killed at least 12 people and injured many more. The a...
Obama Hid “Secret Details” Of Iran Deal, Put Every Single American At Risk!
The deal included releasing seven Iranians and lifting warrants on fourteen others. These individuals pose a resl threat to American Security.
US official: Iran Conducts Another Ballistic Missile Test
Medium-range missile traveled about 600 miles
Iran Executes Nuclear Scientist Shahram Amiri Accused Of Giving CIA Information
Shakram Amiri went missing in 2009 after leaving for a pilgrimage to Mecca, but appeared in a video in which he claimed to have been put under pressure to 'reveal information' to the CIA.
Iran executes scientist for spying for US
Iranian nuclear scientist Shahram Amiri, who once claimed he was kidnapped by the CIA, has been executed after being accused of spying for the United States. CNN's Elise Labott reports.
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.
Reformist Gains In Iran Elections Clear Way For Business Boom
Gains by reformist candidates in Iranian elections open the way for changes to economic policy that will boost foreign investment and trade with the West, businessmen and analysts said on Sunday.
Iran nuclear deal: International sanctions lifted
International sanctions on Iran are lifted after its compliance with obligations under the nuclear agreement with world powers was certified.
Iran Expects Lifting Of Sanctions Today, Officials Gather In Vienna
Iran has met its obligations in a landmark, internationally brokered nuclear arms deal, the United Nations announced Saturday in Vienna, meaning economic sanctions are lifted and Iran will quickly h...
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...
Saudi king meets Obama amid concerns over Iran deal
Saudi Arabia says it is happy with President Obama's assurances that the recent nuclear deal with Iran will not imperil the Gulf states.
Obama secures Iran nuclear deal with Barbara Mikulski vote
In a major victory for President Barack Obama, Democratic Sen. Barbara Mikulski of Maryland announced support for the Iran nuclear deal Wednesday, providing the White House the votes it needs to preve...
Vote tally supporting Iran nuclear deal rises to 31 in Senate
Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley puts Democrats within inches of reaching number needed to protect Obama's veto
Israel accused of spying on U.S.-led talks
When Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu resisted the Middle East peace process, his relationship with President Obama’s White House suffered. When Netanyahu took subtle steps to support Mitt Ro...
Supreme Leader of Iran
The Supreme Leader of Iran (Persian: ولی فقیه ایران‎, vali-e faghih-e iran, lit. Guardian Jurist of Iran, or رهبر انقلاب, rahbar-e enghelab, lit. Leader of the Revolution), officially in Iran, t...
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President of Iran
The President of Iran (رئیس‌جمهور ایران) is the head of government of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The President is the highest popularly elected official in Iran, although the President answers to t...
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Islamic Consultative Assembly of Iran
The Islamic Consultative Assembly of Iran (Persian: Majles-e Shorâ-ye Eslami(مجلس شورای اسلامی), lit. Majles), also called The Iranian Parliament or People's House, is the national legislative body of...
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Parliament of Iran
The Islamic Consultative Assembly of Iran (Persian: Majles-e Shorâ-ye Eslami(مجلس شورای اسلامی), lit. Majles), also called The Iranian Parliament or People's House, is the national legislative body of...
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Guardian Council
The Guardian Council of the Constitution (Persian: شورای نگهبان قانون اساسی‎, Shora-ye Negahban-e Qanun-e Assassi) is an appointed and constitutionally-mandated 12-member council that wields con...
Expediency Discernment Council
The Expediency Discernment Council of the System (Persian: مجمع تشخیص مصلحت نظام‎) is an administrative assembly appointed by the Supreme Leader and was created upon the revision to the Constitu...
Judicial system of Iran
A nationwide judicial system in Iran was first implemented and established by Abdolhossein Teymourtash under Reza Shah, with further changes during the second Pahlavi era.After the 1979 upheaval of th...
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Assembly of Experts
The Assembly of Experts (also Assembly of Experts of the Leadership) of Iran (Persian: مجلس خبرگان رهبری, Majles-e Khobregan or Majles-e Khebregan-e Rahbari‎), also translated as Council of Expe...
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Results of the Iranian presidential election, 2009
The 2009 Iranian presidential election was characterized by huge candidate rallies in Iranian cities, and very high turnout reported to be over 80 percent. Iran holds a run-off election when no candid...
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Military of Iran
The Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran (Persian: نيروهای مسلح جمهوری اسلامی ايران‎) include the IRIA (ارتش جمهوری اسلامی ایران), the IRGC (سپاه پاسداران انقلاب اسلامی) and the Law Enfo...
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Provinces of Iran
Iran is subdivided into thirty one provinces (Persian: استان‎ Ostān, plural استان‌ها Ostānhā), each governed from a local center, usually the largest local city, which is called the capital (P...
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City and Village Councils of Iran
City and Village Councils (full title is: Provincial, City, District and Village Councils) are local councils which are elected by public vote in all cities and villages throughout Iran. Council membe...
Economic history of Iran
Prior to 1979, Iran's economic development was rapid. Traditionally an agricultural society, by the 1970s the country had undergone significant industrialization and economic modernization. This pace ...
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Supreme Audit Court of Iran
The Supreme Audit Court of Iran (SAC) is a government agency of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Located in Tehran, it is supervised by the Iranian Parliament and dates back to 1906.Articles 54 and 55 of...
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