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News Iran » Religion: Iran and the egression from the religious revolution

News channel or source: http://english.alarabiya.net/en/views/news/middle-east/2018/01/11/Iran-and-the-egression-from-the-religious-revolution.html
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

This is perhaps the first time since the establishment of the Islamic Republic of Iran in 1979, in which the protesters razed the image of the head of state like that of the former King Reza Shah, the founder of modern Iran. Although the demands of the ...

News Iran » Religion: Mideast needs true understanding of religion: Iran president

News channel or source: http://www.irna.ir/en/News/82795077
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

Tehran, Jan 14, IRNA – Terrorists and their backers who stirred up unrest and caused trouble in the Middle East region have no true understanding of religion and social sciences, Iranian President said here on Sunday.

News Iran » Religion: Why We Shouldn’t Expect Iranian Protests To Usher In A Democracy

News channel or source: http://thefederalist.com/2018/01/11/shouldnt-expect-iranian-protests-usher-democracy/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

This includes Iran, though it is not an Arab country. They struggle with the ideas of the secularized West, no matter what particular form of government each country has taken or to which it aspires. In fact, the religious component takes primacy in the ...

News Iran » Religion: US policy in Iran requires care and diligence

News channel or source: http://wcfcourier.com/opinion/columnists/guest_columnists/us-policy-in-iran-requires-care-and-diligence/article_d8891be6-e44f-59f9-966d-05a9784768f6.html
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

The memory of the 1953 coup has continued to haunt older Iranians wary of U.S. covert intentions. Iranian opportunists and religious leaders have used the incident to continue their anti-American and anti-democratic rhetoric to stay in power. The United ...

News Iran » Religion: Iranian Religious Leader: We're Already Nuclear

News channel or source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/152182
Publication date: Friday 27 January 2012

Senior Iranian religious leader Ayatollah Ahmad Khatami said on Friday that Iran is already a nuclear state and that Americans have not realized that. “The United States says it will not allow Iran to be nuclear, but it is so blind that it hasn’t ...

News Iran » Religion: Exiled Iranian royal sees chance to end the Islamic Republic

News channel or source: http://newsok.com/article/feed/1629014
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

and opposed to human rights and the separation of state and religion. "The time has really come for a massive coalition," Pahlavi told the AP in Washington, where he says he's trying to help Iranian activists, human rights advocates, union leaders ...

News Iran » Religion: 'My Life is Completely Different': Former Iranian Muslim Encounters Jesus, Leads 1,500 Muslims to Christ

News channel or source: http://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/cwn/2018/january/my-life-is-completely-different-former-iranian-muslim-encounters-jesus-leads-1-500-muslims-to-christ
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Annahita Parsan is emerging as one of the most prominent religious leaders in Europe because of her work reaching Muslims in Sweden with the Gospel. "My life is completely different since coming to Jesus," she said. However, when the former Iranian ...

News Iran » Religion: European court says Iranian Christians are not in danger if they 'practice faith discreetly'

News channel or source: http://www.christiantimes.com/article/european-court-says-iranian-christians-are-not-in-danger-if-they-practice-faith-discreetly/73506.htm
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) rejected an Iranian man's bid for asylum in Switzerland based on religious grounds, arguing that his life was not in danger despite reports of persecution of religious minorities in the Islamic Republic.

News Iran » Religion: What We Can Learn From Listening To Iran's Protest Slogans

News channel or source: https://www.newsy.com/stories/what-we-can-learn-from-listening-to-iran-s-protest-slogans/
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

Chants against Rouhani continued, but videos from the second day showed protesters were now also speaking out against the country's religious elite, including Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei. "The significance of targeting Iran's supreme leaders is at once ...

News Iran » Religion: Iran’s Religious Persecution: A Death-Knell to Zoroastrianism?

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.com/irans-religious-persecution-death-knell-zoroastrianism-370018
Publication date: onday 14 November 2011

Being the oldest religious community of Iran, Zoroastrians have perhaps endured such religious hostilities for the longest time. Zoroaster, a prophet also known as Zarathustra, founded Zoroastrianism ... fearing persecution under the Islamic Republic ...