Latest Iranian presidential election Stories

2009-12-07 07:04:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Justice Through Music and the Iranian-American Youth have joined forces to ensure that today, December 7th, Student's Day in Iran, is recognized around the world, despite efforts of the Iranian authorities to suppress it.

2009-08-03 09:14:00

Non Profit Launches "Protest Music From Iran" Campaign WASHINGTON, Aug.

2009-07-02 16:01:00

LOS ANGELES, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Known for collaborating with U.S. stars like Snoop Dogg and T-Pain, Iranian-British recording artist Mams Taylor turned his focus towards his motherland this week in response to the popular movement for political freedom in Iran.

2009-06-26 12:36:00

WASHINGTON, June 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Iranian authorities must immediately release dozens of journalists arrested since June 12 and who are at risk of torture in detention, Amnesty International said today as it adopted all of them as prisoners of conscience.

2009-06-17 12:00:00

Twitter became the forum for supporters of defeated Iranian presidential candidate Mirhossein Mousavi, as they posted defiant messages to the micro-blogging service on Tuesday.

2008-11-11 09:00:13

Politics have prompted Iran's conservatives to reverse their criticism of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's letter to Barack Obama, observers say. Ahmadinejad last week sent a letter to the U.S.

2006-06-07 13:15:15

By Volker Warkentin BERLIN (Reuters) - Iranian Vice President Mohammad Aliabadi will attend the opening match of the World Cup between Germany and Costa Rica in Munich on Friday, the German government said on Wednesday.

2006-06-04 13:56:48

BERLIN (Reuters) - Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad can count on a tongue-lashing from the head of the German football association (DFB) and other leaders if he comes to Germany to support Iran in the World Cup.

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