Tag: Iran opposition

Does the US Have a Long-Term Iran Strategy?

Does the US Have a Long-Term Iran Strategy?

For four decades, relations between Iran and the United States have been marked by misunderstandings, tensions and enmity. The two countries seem to find it impossible to settle their differences and engage with each other on a basis of mutual respect. Reckless decisions by the leaders of the two...

Trump Has No Intentions of Going to War with Iran

Trump Has No Intentions of Going to War with Iran

In this edition of The Interview, Fair Observer talks to Hooman Majd, a prominent Iranian-American journalist and author. Those who follow international news come across mentions of Iran almost constantly. Over the past two decades, the regime in Tehran has been in the headlines for its...

Iran Threatens to Use Foreign Fighters against Its Own People

Iran Threatens to Use Foreign Fighters against Its Own People

Tehran’s threat to use foreign fighters against its own people is a clear indication that many in the Iranian security forces will not follow orders if mass protests erupt. On March 6, Musa Ghazanfarabadi, head of Tehran’s Revolutionary Court, threatened, if necessary, to bring in foreign...

What Does Iran’s Instagram Ban Mean?

What Does Iran’s Instagram Ban Mean?

The decision to ban Instagram by Iranian authorities aims to stifle dissent, but not the kind you think.  Instagram will soon be joining an ever-growing list of social networking sites and apps that Iran has filtered over the years. It began with the blocking of Twitter, Facebook and YouTube in...

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