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Regime affiliated economist and poverty expert Hossein Raghfar implies on Iran's state-run TV that powerful figures in the regime are behind the systematic corruption in Iran. He talks about how they profit from corruption and live in affluent neighborhoods while 2/3 of Iranians live in poverty.
"How is it that they're not decisively dealt with and are allowed to roam around ...
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GI Joe Productions
This documentary aims to tell the story of the Iran-Iraq War, an eight year-long conflict that has been forgotten by most of the world. Original footage captured by journalists and soldiers has been taken and upscaled to HD, something that has never been done before for this conflict. This authentic footage has been combined with music to immerse the viewer in the events ...
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CBC News: The National
Iran removes lead investigator of Flight 752 after he called a Canadian man, whose wife was killed in the crash, to threaten him, and revealed the airspace was open to conceal a missile attack on American bases in Iraq.
4 Minute Bitcoin Show - Gary Leland
Max Keiser says Iran already has 3% of global hash rate, and he thinks Venezuela will get 3% to 5% pretty quick, and then at some point America will say, We’ve got to enter the 21st century space race of mining Bitcoin.
Remake of Valerio Zurlini's Tartars Steppe ( aka 'Desert of the Tartars' shot in Bam, Iran in the late 1970's) based on a novel by Dino Buzzati. Now starring Johnny DeppMark Rylance,andRobert Pattinson,
Recommended Reading: A Major Attraction by Darius Kadivar ( Iranian .com, 2004)
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Stanford Iranian Studies Program
June 23, 2020
Faezeh Hashemi Rafsanjani, a member of a family long considered a pillar of the Islamic Republic of Iran, became a prisoner of conscience in that regime and is now a defender of equal rights for women—one of the many fascinating transformations in Iran in recent years. She discusses the evolution and future of the women’s rights ...
June 30, 2020: Security Council meeting on nuclear non-proliferation in the Islamic Republic of Iran with the participation of the Secretary-General.
Iran’s foreign minister addressed the UN Security Council to respond to a report claiming that the country failed to uphold its end of the nuclear deal. This comes as both the US and Israel are calling for the current arms embargo to be extended indefinitely. RT America’s Rachel Blevins has the details.
In Portuguese Premier League, Mehdi Taremi scored 2 goals as Rio Ave beat Braga 4-3.
The Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia
Ray Takeyh is Hasib J. Sabbagh senior fellow for Middle East studies at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR). His areas of specialization are Iran, political reform in the Middle East, and Islamist movements and parties.