Archiv für den Tag 5. August 2012
The Larijani Brothers — are they behind the crackdown on conservative bloggers?
For years, we have reported on the regime’s pressure on opposition bloggers, in some cases imposing long prison sentences as well as blocking their sites.
Recently, however, there has been a twist in the campaign. As part of the political contest within the establishment, factions within the regime have been attacking each other’s outlets. Lies den Rest dieses Artikels
Iran test launched a new generation of Fateh 110 short-range surface to surface missile on Saturday. With a range of more than 300 kilometers the missile is proved to hit the target unerringly, said Iran’s Defense Minister Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi.
The single-stage solid-propellant guided missile is produced domestically by the Defense Ministry Aerospace Industries Organization and its third generation was tested in August 2010. Lies den Rest dieses Artikels
by SORAYA H.
04 Aug 2012 22:280 Comments
“Ninety percent of people who say they are fasting are lying,” cousin A. tells me. Twenty-four years old and about to be qualified as a doctor, she’s taking advanced English language classes while she waits to defend her thesis. According to her, the purpose of Ramazan, as it’s called here, is to become a better person. Lying is banned, as is gossip, and all good Muslims should pray more, study the Qur’an, and converse with their God. She tells me the rules are in a book that everyone gets from their mullah. Lies den Rest dieses Artikels