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Iran Moves To Crush Opposition

Telegraph | Damien McElroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Iran has launched a final push to crush the opposition movement with a campaign of repression against the remaining organised groups active against th...

Mir Hossein Mousavi: Iran Finds Its Mandela

The New Republic | Abbas Milani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Traditional Iranian husbands, the sort found in the highest ranks of the Islamic Republic, sometimes refer to their wives as "the house." For them, th...

Shahpour Kazemi, Mousavi Brother-In-Law, Arrested In Iran

AP | NASSER KARIMI and LEE KEATH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — The wife of opposition leader Mir Hossein Mousavi said Thursday that her 62-year-old brother is among the hundreds arrested in Ir...

Iran's Uprising

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joe Peyronnin

Should the massive protests end up over turning the election and Mousavi becomes president, Iranian nuclear development is not likely to be stopped.

Is "Change" Also an Iranian Election Theme?

Joel B. Schwartzberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joel B. Schwartzberg

Thousands of young Iranians energetically dance to the fast beat of techno music at a major political rally, chanting: If [the elections are] rigged, we will raise hell in Iran!

Iran Election: Mousavi Gives Time Interview, Says Nuclear Program Is "Negotiable"

Time | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

On the day before Iran went to the polls, Mir-Hossein Mousavi, the leading reform candidate, agreed to talk to TIME Magazine. The interview was held i...

Iran Election: Ahmadinejad Accuses Opponents Of 'Hitler-Like' Tactics

AP | ANNA JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's hard-line president took a final shot at his rivals Wednesday during his last public pre-election rally, accusing them of ...

Iran Presidential Debate Sparks Controversy (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Iran's televised presidential debate Wednesday between incumbent Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and leading contender Mir Hussein Mousavi sparked a controversy w...

1000 Iranian Bloggers Back Reformist Mousavi For President

Global Voices | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Supporters of two leading reformist presidential candidates, former prime minister Mir Hussein Mousavi and former parliament speaker, Mehdi Karroubi a...

Iranian Reformist Mousavi Would Talk To America If Elected, But Won't Bend On Nuclear Program

AP | NASSER KARIMI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — The leading reformist candidate in upcoming Iranian presidential elections said Monday that if elected, he would negotiate with t...

Mir Hossein Mousavi Enters Iranian Presidential Race

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — An influential former Iranian prime minister said Tuesday that he will run in the upcoming presidential election, posing what cou...