Volume: 2 - Issue:  18
17 February 2014
Iran Update


We are delighted to present you with the current issue of Iran Update, a publication of International Solidarity for Democratic Change in Iran (ISDCI).  You can see ISDCI's latest events on our website at: International Conferences 

Iran's Khamenei says not optimistic on nuclear talks: IRNA


Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Monday he was not optimistic about upcoming nuclear talks with world powers...Read On

Huge hurdles in path of final Iran nuke deal

Washington Post

As the sides begin haggling over the final pact in Vienna, Gary Samore, who helped the U.S. negotiate with Iran until last year, describes the interim deal as "simply a truce," with the hard work still ahead..Read On

Man sets himself ablaze outside Oil Ministry simultaneous with Hassan Rouhani visit


An employee of Iranian oil Industry set himself on fire outside the Ministry of Petroleum as Hassan Rouhani, the Iranian regime's president, paid an unannounced visit on Monday to the Ministry in Tehran, state-run Fars news agency reported...Read On

Bakhtiaris clashed with security forces in Isfahan


A large number of people of Isfahan, especially from the Bakhtiari community in the city, staged a protest on Saturday, February 15, in front of regime's radio and television center in this city...Read On

British Lawmakers strongly condemn secret burial

Scoop Independent News

British Lawmakers strongly condemn secret burial of 52 Ashraf victims by Government of Iraq.

Call for international investigation by the International Criminal Court into the massacre and hostage-taking at Camp Ashraf on 1 September...Read On

Iran's future: Why it's a mistake to trust the new regime

Arizona Republic

Today, there is no objective indication that Tehran has taken a genuine step toward respect of human rights and moderation with President Hassan Rouhani, despite a misplaced hope in some Western circles...Read On

PM: Iran has not altered behavior, enjoys the benefits of eased sanctions


Iran has so far gained a great deal without giving up anything significant, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said Sunday, two days before the planned resumption of talks between world powers and Iran aimed at reaching a long-term agreement on Tehran's nuclear program...Read On

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