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News Iran » Religion: How the 'insane' Iranian nuclear deal might survive

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/analysis-how-the-insane-iranian-nuclear-deal-might-survive/ar-AAwmhhP
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

If the US decides to opt out, Iran may be tempted to follow suit. Hardliners within the religious establishment and the Revolutionary Guard Corps have never been fans of the accord and accuse the US of deception by threatening new sanctions. As much as the ...

News Iran » Religion: Iran’s foreign minister warns that nation will restart ‘nuclear activities’ if U.S. withdraws from accord

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/irans-foreign-minister-warns-it-will-restart-nuclear-activities-if-us-withdraws-from-accord/2018/04/22/b5a07962-462f-11e8-827e-190efaf1f1ee_story.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

who has frequently denounced Iran’s religious leadership. Other members of the administration and some lawmakers have called for regime change and military action against Iran. [Trump warns he will withdraw U.S. from Iran nuclear deal if fixes not made ...

News Iran » Religion: The Iran Regime-Change Crew Is Back

News channel or source: https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/04/iran-nuclear-deal-bolton-trump-regime-change/558785/
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Iran is already hard-pressed to address domestic economic needs ... about traditional roles being overturned," said Amy DeRogatis, an associate professor of religion at Michigan State University, in an interview. Her new book, Saving Sex, focuses on ...

News Iran » Religion: Iranian Journalist Arrested Over Tweet Deemed Insulting To Shi'ite Imam

News channel or source: https://www.rferl.org/a/iran-journalist-arrested-over-tweet-deemed-insulting-to-shiite-imam/29191758.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

An Iranian journalist has been arrested in Tehran over a tweet ... in a subsequently deleted tweet that Imam Reza was "one of us," suggesting that the revered religious figure would have enjoyed having fun. "I did not insult Imam Reza in that tweet.

News Iran » Religion: Iran official condemns woman's treatment by 'morality police' in video

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/iran-official-condemns-womans-treatment-by-morality-police-in-video/ar-AAw7jzf
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

(CNN)Iran's vice-president for women's affairs has "strongly" condemned an incident in which a female member of Iran's religious police appears physically to confront a female member of the public in an altercation that was captured on a cell phone camera.

News Iran » Religion: US Says China, Iran, Russia, NKorea Are 'Forces of Instability'

News channel or source: https://www.military.com/daily-news/2018/04/21/us-says-china-iran-russia-nkorea-are-forces-instability.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

The theocratic Shiite government in Iran is responsible for executing "a high number" of prisoners for crimes that don't merit the death penalty, the report said, along with torture, jailing of dissidents, severe curbs on journalists, gays and religious ...

News Iran » Religion: Religion takes center stage during oral arguments on Trump's travel ban

News channel or source: https://www.deseretnews.com/article/900016792/religion-takes-center-stage-during-oral-arguments-on-trumps-travel-ban-heres-what-was-said.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

It banned travelers from Iraq, Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen for 90 days ... arguing that the policy is at odds with America's efforts to protect religious freedom, as the Deseret News reported earlier this month. "Our (country's) founders ...

News Iran » Religion: Iran police’s assault on woman over headscarf stirs debate

News channel or source: https://www.eastbaytimes.com/2018/04/23/iran-polices-assault-on-woman-over-headscarf-stirs-debate/
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Iran’s interior minister, Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli ... Stop calling the police Marijuana is part of its religion, says California church fighting to stay open Marijuana is part of its religion, says Jurupa Valley church fighting city to stay open Tom ...

News Iran » Religion: Religious disputes escalate over upcoming Iraqi elections

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/04/ira.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Found in: Election campaigns Ali Mamouri is Al-Monitor's Iraq Pulse Editor and a researcher and writer who specializes in religion. He is a former teacher in Iranian universities and seminaries in Iran and Iraq. He has published several articles related to ...

News Iran » Religion: Son Of Late Shah Says Mummified Body Found In Iran Most Likely That Of His Grandfather

News channel or source: https://www.rferl.org/a/iran-reza-shah-tomb-mummified-body/29191611.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Reza Pahlavi, the exiled son of the late Mohammad Reza Shah, the last shah of Iran, says a mummified body recently found near a religious shrine in Shahr, south of the Iranian capital is "most probably" that of his grandfather Reza Shah Pahlavi.