Global Journalist
7:01 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

World leaders 'cautiously optimistic' after Iranian nuclear talks

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani waves to participants at a ceremony marking the beginning of Tehran University's academic year, in Tehran, Iran.
Credit Ebrahim Seyyedi / Associated Press

This week, Iranian negotiators proposed a set of confidence-building measures aimed at ending the decade-long deadlock over the country’s nuclear program. The measures were revealed at a two-day meeting in Geneva with the five permanent Security Council members and Germany, a group known collectively as the P5+1.

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Global Journalist
6:09 pm
Thu June 20, 2013

Can Iran's president-elect bring about change?

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, left, speaks during a meeting with President-elect Hassan Rowhani in Tehran, Iran.
Credit Associated Press

The outcome of Iran’s presidential election last Friday is generally regarded as a surprise.

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Global Journalist
5:49 pm
Thu December 6, 2012

Filmmaking in Iran

Iranian actress Leila Hatami, and actor Peyman Moadi, act in a scene of the movie "A Separation," which won this year's Academy Award in the foreign film category.
AP Images

This has been an eventful year when it comes to Iranian filmmakers.  

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Global Journalist
5:40 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Curbing Iran's nuclear ambitions

Iranian police officers block a street as garbage cans are set on fire, in central Tehran, on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012.
Anonymous AP Images

Hundreds of Iranian men took to the streets of Tehran on Wednesday to demonstrate their anger over Iran’s collapsing currency and deteriorating economic conditions. The chanting protesters marched to a major market area, where riot police had attacked suspected black-market currency traders.

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Global Journalist
6:40 pm
Thu March 15, 2012

Iran: A ticking time bomb?

Diplomatic distress over Iran’s nuclear program is reaching a fever pitch.

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2:46 pm
Wed March 7, 2012

Mo. Senate endorses Iran contracting legislation

Missouri senators endorsed legislation restricting public contracts for investors in Iran on Wednesday, March 7, 2012.
Ryan Famuliner KBIA

Missouri senators have endorsed legislation restricting public contracts for investors in Iran.

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