On September 17th, on the initiative of Fredrik Malm liberal MP, the Swedish Parliament hosted a seminar devoted to the Kurdish question in Iran. Dr Asso Hassan Zadeh, deputy secretary general and Politburo’s spokesperson of KDP Iran delivered a speech on the current situation in Iranian Kurdistan and the futur of Iran from the point of view of the Kurds. He also answered the questions of several Swedish MPs among whom the Parliament deputy speaker, Lotta Johnsson Fornarve.
Iranian President Hassan Rohani rejected Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif’s resignation, saying it was “against the country’s interests.” “You are trusted by me and the whole Islamic establishment, particularly the supreme leader,” Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, […]
Unusual Israeli confirmation of military action comes as Syria says most missiles were shot down by its air defences. The Israeli military carried out overnight attacks on Iranian targets in Syria, while Syrian state media reported […]
Imprisoned political activist Hengameh Shahidi has been held in solitary confinement for six months with extremely limited access to a lawyer since June 26, 2018, the day she was taken to Tehran’s Evin Prison. “… She has… […]