Miscellaneous

Green movement supporters protesting in the streets of Tehran, Iran on June 15, 2009 (Photo: Hamed Saber)

Non-Persian Iran

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Source: www.jewishpolicycenter.org Kenneth R. Timmerman • Winter 2017 When most people think of Iran, they think “Death to America,” terrorists and turbans, evil-looking beards and missiles rising from bright, arid canyons. If they think further, some&hellip

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Professional mountain biker Sina Solouksaran catches air while going over a bump on a trail in White Ranch Open Space Park near Golden, Colorado, Friday June 24, 2016. Solouksaran, a refugee originally from Iran after being banned from biking due to not being a practicing Muslim, now lives and trains in Golden after living in Turkey for a couple years. 

Photo by Matt Nager

The Banished Mountain Biker

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Source: www.5280.com Once at the top of the cycling world, an Iranian refugee living in Golden fights to regain his pole position. BY RACHEL STURTZ AUGUST 2016 Sina Solouksaran walked into the office of the National Olympic&hellip

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A Cry from the Heart …

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Source: www.noghtenazar.org Translation by Iran Press Watch There are some court judges who, based on mere hatred and prejudice against Baha’is, have signed the final verdict of twenty Baha’is without a glance at their files ‒&hellip

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Yemen: Baha’i Adherent Faces Death Penalty

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Source: www.hrw.org (Sanaa) – Yemeni authorities should drop all charges against a member of the Baha’i faith detained since December 2013, apparently for his religious beliefs. Prosecutors are expected to seek the death penalty for Hamed Kamal Muhammad&hellip

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