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Jews Have Secondary Status In Iran. So Why Are Thousands Committed To Staying?

NPR | Steve Inskeep | Posted 02.19.2015 | Religion

Iran is a country where people at rallies routinely chant "Death to Israel." It's also home to the largest Jewish population in the Middle East outsid...

Iran's Chief Rabbi Dies On Shabbat

AP | Posted 04.06.2014 | Religion

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Yousef Hamadani Cohen, Iran's former chief rabbi and one of the cornerstones of its tiny Jewish community, has died. He was 98. ...

An Inconvenient Truth About Iran

Eberhard Kronhausen and Phyllis Kronhausen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Eberhard Kronhausen and Phyllis Kronhausen

Breaking through this obsession of the Iranian leadership with the destruction of Israel will not be nearly as easy a task as our own "best and brightest" seem to assume.

Iran's Jews Caught Between Words And Reality

The Daily Star | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

At Palestine Square, opposite a mosque called Al-Aqsa, is a synagogue where Jews of Esfahan gather at dawn. Over the entrance is a banner saying: "Con...