Iran - Level 4: Do Not Travel
Do not travel to Iran due to the risk of kidnapping and the arbitrary arrest and detention of U.S. citizens.
Publ.Date : Tue, 23 Oct 2018 18:00:58 +0000
Iran is also called Persia, and is a country in Western Asia. It is bordered to the west by Iraq and Turkey, to the northwest by Azerbaijan and Armenia, to the north by the Caspian Sea, to the northeast by Turkmenistan, to the east by Afghanistan and Pakistan, and to the south by the Gulf of Oman, and the Persian Gulf.
Leader receives teachers from across Iran
Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei here on Wednesday received groups of teachers from all parts of the country.
Publ.Date : Wed, 11 May 2022 00:55:00 GMT
Iran says two French nationals held for trying to \'foment unrest\'
Their arrest comes after a months-long campaign by teachers in Iran calling for the government to speed up ... "it is a battle to get the majority of Iranians", in English. The voice of a male then ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 17 May 2022 06:29:00 GMT
The Farda Briefing: Why Is Iran So Worried About Protesting Teachers?
Welcome back to The Farda Briefing a new RFERL newsletter that tracks the key issues in Iran and explains why they matter Im RFERL senior corresp ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 04 May 2022 04:19:00 GMT
Iran State TV Air Footage of French Couple Accused of Spying
Iran's state television on Tuesday showed what it described as details of the arrest of two French citizens earlier this month, saying they were spies who had sought to stir up unrest. Iran's intellig ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 17 May 2022 01:25:00 GMT
HRW Urges Iran to Release Teachers Arrested in Crackdown
Iran has arrested almost 40 teachers nationwide leading up to and since May 1 protests, Human Watch Rights has said, calling for their release. Quoting the reformist Emtedad news website, the watchdog ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 06 May 2022 18:45:00 GMT
Iran: Release Detained Teacher Activists
The authorities should immediately and unconditionally release teachers detained for engaging in peaceful protests and labor organization. Emtedad News Agency reported that as of May 1, 2022, Iranian ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 05 May 2022 09:00:00 GMT
Iran says arrested French nationals helped foment protests
Two French nationals arrested by Iranian intelligence last week helped organise protests by teachers, Iran?s state television has said. The broadcaster aired a four-minute report on Tuesday that ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 17 May 2022 04:54:32 GMT
Iran sentences teacher in growing crackdown: rights group
Rasoul Bodaghi, a member of the teachers' union and civil activist, was convicted last week in an "intensification of the crackdown on civil society in Iran", the Norway-based Iran Human Rights ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 19 Apr 2022 11:56:00 GMT
Iran bus drivers stage strike to protest low salaries: media
Dozens of bus drivers went on strike in the Iranian capital Monday to protest over their living conditions following demonstrations in other cities in past days, local media reported.The drivers and ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 16 May 2022 12:24:00 GMT
Schools, offices close in Tehran as sandstorm hits Iran
Schools and government offices closed in the Iranian capital on Tuesday and elsewhere in the country after yet another sandstorm blanketed Tehran, state TV reported ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 17 May 2022 07:46:00 GMT
Tue. 8:57 a.m.: Schools, offices close in Tehran as sandstorm hits Iran
Schools and government offices closed in the Iranian capital today and elsewhere in the country after yet another sandstorm blanketed Tehran, state TV reported. The report said the air quality was ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 17 May 2022 06:07:00 GMT
Qatari emir in Iran offers support for reviving nuclear deal
Qatar's emir met with Iranian leaders on Thursday, offering support for efforts to revive the nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, even as talks on the tattered accord remain deadlocked.
Publ.Date : Thu, 12 May 2022 09:24:00 GMT