On September 17th, on the initiative of Fredrik Malm liberal MP, the Swedish Parliament hosted a seminar devoted to the Kurdish question in Iran. Dr Asso Hassan Zadeh, deputy secretary general and Politburo’s spokesperson of KDP Iran delivered a speech on the current situation in Iranian Kurdistan and the futur of Iran from the point of view of the Kurds. He also answered the questions of several Swedish MPs among whom the Parliament deputy speaker, Lotta Johnsson Fornarve.
CIA Director Gina Haspel is reorienting the nation’s top intelligence agency, shifting its emphasis from counterterrorism to combating nation-state rivals such as Russia and Iran. Increasing investment into “hard targets” is the top priority under […]
By Roya Hakakian This week, Tablet looks back on 40 years of the Iranian Revolution. *** Among the world’s endangered minorities, Iranian Jews are an anomaly. Like their counterparts, their conditions categorically refute all the efforts their […]