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Rouhani proposes 'a year of unity' and opens to referendum
In celebrating the 39th anniversary of the Khomeinist revolution, the president exalts the unity of the country and the constitution. The revolution was victorious when the people were united. Conservatives must allow everyone to run for election. All Iranians of all religions are revolutionaries.
A Protestant minister who converted from Islam risks the death penalty for apostasy
According to the Education Ministry, every day 50 young Iranians secretly convert to Christianity.
02/02/2018 09:22:00 IRAN
29 Iranian women arrested for protesting obligatory veil
Women forced to cover heads since 1979. The protest movement at its peak since December. Iranian activist: they are saying 'enough'. There is still discontent in the country, which erupted last month in violent protests against the regime.
Two female Kuwaiti ministers risk "dismissal" for not wearing the veil
A parliamentary committee has decided that their attire, without the hijab, violates the constitution and the electoral law. The matter will now be submitted to a vote in parliament.
01/02/2018 18:17:00 IRAN
Rouhani: 'listen to the voice of the people' or suffer the same fate of the shah
The president delivers a televised speech to commemorate the 39th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution. After last month's demonstrations, calm is back in Iranian streets, but dissent continues. Several young women and one man protest against compulsory head covering.
28/07/2016 09:32:00 IRAN
Presidential elections set for May 19, 2017. Risks for Rouhani
The President is loved by Iranians that opens the relations with the international community. But the conservative fringes show the few benefits received. The Iranian economy is still blocked thanks to the US, which maintain the embargo on the use of the dollar in financial transactions.
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