Inflation in Iran Reaches 23-year Peak

By Saeed Ghasseminejad, Senior Iran and Financial Economics Advisor Source: Foundation for the Defense of Democracies (FDD)   In July

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Iran’s Intelligence Ministry And A Major Financial Corruption Case

Source: RadioFarda   The mysterious absence of the prime suspect in a major case of alleged corruption related to the

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Iran slashes four zeroes from rial currency over inflation

  Iran is planning to remove four zeroes from its national currency, the rial, as the country struggles with soaring

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Fourteen Iranian civil society & political activists inside Iran, publish an open letter to the people of Iran

ISICRC Staff Fourteen Iranian civil society/political activists, living inside the country, have published an open letter addressed to the people

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Interpol captures former boss of Iran’s Sarmayeh Bank who reportedly fled to Spain

By bne IntelliNews Interpol has arrested the former managing director of Iran’s Sarmayeh Bank (Capital Bank), Alireza Heydarabadi, who allegedly

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LocalBitcoins Bans Bitcoin Buying in Iran in Blow to Rising Crypto Commerce

By Maziar Motamedi Source: Coindesk   LocalBitcoins has officially shut off service for Iran-based users, a move that follows weeks of

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✻ Continuing Coverage on Strikes and Labor Protests in Iran: May 1st thru May 21st

ISICRC Staff This is ISICRC’s eighth report on the ongoing national workers uprising; for all previous reports please click here.  May

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Men ordered not to look at women during Ramadan in Iran as hardliners tighten control amid nuclear deal row

By Ahmed Vahdat Source: The Telegraph   Men in Iran have been ordered not to look at women during Ramadan

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‘Ghost’ Tankers, Bartering, and Middlemen: Iran’s Playbook For Selling Oil In The Face Of U.S. Sanctions

By Frud Bezhan Source: RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty   The United States has pledged to cut Iran’s oil exports to “zero,” denying Tehran

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Iran Must Demonize Its Enemies to Justify Itself

By Dr. Doron Itzchakov Source: BESA Center   EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The consolidation of revolutionary regimes through demonization of ideological and

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