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Ebrahim Raisi


Iran: US should lift sanctions to prove it wants talks

October 19, 2021 10:32 am

In an interview with state TV, Ebrahim Raisi said Iran is after “goal-oriented” talks with the West and said Iran “never left” the negotiation table.

Iran court upholds jail term for UK-Iranian aid worker, lawyer says

October 17, 2021 4:56 pm

In April, an Iranian court sentenced Zaghari-Ratcliffe to a new term in jail on charges of propaganda against Iran's ruling system, just a month after she finished a prior five-year sentence.

An opening in West Asia

July 25, 2021 3:06 pm

New governments in Israel, Iran may provide room for negotiation for Palestinians.

‘Iran not ready for nuclear talks until Ebrahim Raisi takes over’

July 15, 2021 8:39 am

Talks began in April on reviving the 2015 nuclear deal, formally named the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, but have appeared stuck since their sixth round ended on June 20, with no sign when they may resume.

Iranian exiles protest, demand prosecution of president-elect

July 11, 2021 11:01 am

Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have said Raisi's election was a blow for human rights and called for an investigation of his role in what they and Washington have called the extrajudicial executions of thousands of political prisoners.

Iran President-elect invites India for swearing-in event

July 10, 2021 7:53 am

A decision will soon be taken about the participation — which government of India representative will go for the oath-taking ceremony in Tehran.

Ebrahim Raisi’s election represents a return to ideological moorings of 1979 Iranian revolution

June 30, 2021 7:57 am

Ramin Jahanbegloo writes: The new president knows well that he will not be able to restore the regime’s popular legitimacy, but he will try to deliver tangible improvement in governance in order to prevent the ship from sinking.