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A week of protests and demonstrations

Protests and demonstrations by various strata of the Iranian society continued during the past week. The government deeply apprehensive of the repetition of popular uprisings took steps to quell the protests as they form, or to subside

Khamenei’s Attempt To Boost Basij Forces Morale

Khamenei ’s Attempt To Boost Basij Forces Morale Before looking at the actual content of Khamenei's latest remarks, it is important to consider the reasons behind his decision to speak to the Para-military Basij forces at the Azadi…

Iranians Demand Democratic Regime Change

Iranians Demand Democratic Regime Change A new round of popular Iranian protests began in July with truck drivers going on strike. The strike quickly expanded to 142 cities in 31 provinces of the country giving new momentum to the…