The Iranian File
May 19, 2013
Two Iranian men accused of passing security information to the CIA and Mossad were hanged at dawn on Sunday after the Tehran Revolutionary Court and the Supreme Court gave the go-ahead.
As the Iranian presidential elections draw nearer, the government is closely monitoring and censoring the internet, even denying citizens to effectively check their emails.
May 15, 2013
Hard-line Iranian lawmakers are gunning for two contenders in next month's elections, a moderate former President and a the incumbent's protege
May 12, 2013
686 individuals have signed up for the presidential race in Iran: they will now be vetted by the leadership
May 7, 2013
Candidates have until Saturday to register for the elections that will be held next month
April 14, 2013
Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the UAE meet on Sunday in Riyadh to discuss contingency plans for potential radiation leaks from the Bushehr nuclear plant
April 10, 2013
Aftershocks continue to rock Iran after a 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck near Bushehr on Tueday
April 9, 2013
According to official reports, the earthquake struck close to Bushehr in the south west of the country.
April 7, 2013
Following the nuclear talks in Almaty that ended in stalemate, a senior Israeli ministers asks that the international community give Iran an ultimatum to push them to compromise.
April 6, 2013
As the final day of talks in Kazakhstan comes round, world powers have few hopes of striking a deal with the Persian nation.
April 5, 2013
The second meeting begins in Almaty, Kazakhstan with high hopes but low expectations.
March 27, 2013
The Persian state claimed the move to allow the unelected opposition leader Moaz Al-Khatib set a dangerous precedent.
March 26, 2013
The Ministry of Interior has claimed that the 18 arrested last week are linked to Iran.
March 14, 2013
The Persian state trials short-range missiles, including the kind used in Gaza by Hamas.
March 11, 2013
Six years after he first disappeared, Robert Levinson is still missing in the Persian state.