VOA News on Iran

This photo provided by U.S. Embassy Switzerland,  Edward McMullen greets Xiyue Wang in Zurich, Switzerland on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019.
President tweets his thanks to Iran for a 'very fair negotiation' that led to Saturday's exchange of Chinese American academic and Iranian scientist at Zurich airport 
Michael Lipin
Sat, 12/07/2019 - 06:50
Bob Levinson disappeared in Iran five years ago
Wife, children of Robert Levinson, missing in Iran since 2007, told VOA Persian their testimony in a Washington court this week was aimed at holding Tehran accountable
Michael Lipin
Sat, 12/07/2019 - 04:57
A road is blocked by protestors after authorities raised gasoline prices, in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. Protesters…
The unrest left at least 208 people dead nationwide, the office of High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet said, echoing a count also tallied by Amnesty International
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Fri, 12/06/2019 - 13:17
In this file handout photo taken Nov. 6, 2019, and released by Iran's Atomic Energy Organization shows the interior of the Fordo Uranium Conversion Facility in Qom, in northern Iran.
Day before Friday’s talks between Iran and five world powers, Russia said it was suspending civilian work an Iran’s Fordow nuclear site as US threatened to sanction it
Michael Lipin
Fri, 12/06/2019 - 05:12
FILE - F/A-18F aircrafts are seen on the deck of USS Abraham Lincoln in the Gulf of Oman near the Strait of Hormuz, July 15, 2019.
The officials cited intelligence over past month indicating that Iran had been repositioning forces and weapons
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Thu, 12/05/2019 - 21:33
Riot police try to disperse protesters as they rally on a highway against increased fuel prices, in Tehran, Iran, Nov. 16, 2019.
Deadly protests erupted last month after government boosted fuel prices by as much as 300%
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Thu, 12/05/2019 - 12:29
FILE - Iranian-American activist Masih Alinejad speaks at the Women in the World Summit in New York, April 12, 2019.
Iranian-American Masih Alinejad's lawsuit seeks monetary damages, alleging that a government-led harassment campaign has targeted her and her family
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Thu, 12/05/2019 - 10:09