Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

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Iran: prominent human rights activist released over health concerns
Narges Mohammadi suffers from neurological condition and was initially sentenced to 10 years in prison

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic Editor

08, Oct, 2020 @6:38 PM

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Iran protests: deaths in custody spark human rights concerns
At least three demonstrators believed to have been killed in custody amid violent crackdown on anti-government protests

Saeed Kamali Dehghan Iran correspondent

09, Jan, 2018 @5:00 AM

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Iranian protests are complex jigsaw puzzle, say observers
Demonstrations unprecedented since 1979 revolution, but reasons behind them are both economic and political

Saeed Kamali Dehghan Iran correspondent

31, Dec, 2017 @7:08 PM

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Iran disqualifies Ahmadinejad from bid to regain presidency
Six politicians given go-ahead to run in presidential election, which is likely to boil down to a three-man race on 19 May

Saeed Kamali Dehghan Iran correspondent

20, Apr, 2017 @9:18 PM

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Iran's Ahmadinejad to run for president despite Khamenei warning
Former hardline leader registers candidacy for election next month, defying ‘advice’ of supreme leader

Saeed Kamali Dehghan

12, Apr, 2017 @10:51 AM

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Conservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi enters Iran's presidential race
Close ally of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei makes surprise declaration that he will challenge the moderate incumbent, Hassan Rouhani

Saeed Kamali Dehghan Iran correspondent

09, Apr, 2017 @2:17 PM

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Ahmadinejad and Trump on Twitter are a match made in heaven | Saeed Kamali Dehghan
Iran’s former president wrote a letter to Trump recently. Having had no reply, he’s begun tweeting. What could possibly go wrong?

Saeed Kamali Dehghan

09, Mar, 2017 @9:45 AM

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Former Iranian prosecutor sentenced to 135 lashes for corruption
Saeed Mortazavi, labelled a serial human rights abuser, was found guilty of seizing public funds and showing negligence

Saeed Kamali Dehghan Iran correspondent

02, Nov, 2016 @8:14 PM

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Ahmadinejad blocked from running in Iran presidential elections
Former hardline president says supreme leader Ali Khamenei ‘recommended’ he should not run during a meeting

Saeed Kamali Dehghan

28, Sep, 2016 @3:48 PM

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A grand but faulty vision for Iran's water problems
Massive water transfer schemes are no solution to Iran’s growing problems with drought

Ali Mirchi and Kaveh Madani for Tehran Bureau

09, May, 2016 @9:36 AM

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Why so many Iranians have come to hate the hijab
Over the years the state crackdown on women’s dress has become more of a show to placate the country’s hardline base. Our correspondent shares stories from her personal repertoire illustrating the point

Denise Hassanzade Ajiri for Tehran Bureau

28, Apr, 2016 @8:00 AM

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Deciphering the Iranian leader's call for a 'resistance economy' | Gareth Smyth
As with the nuclear agreement, supreme leader Ali Khamenei and President Rouhani may have more in common than in dispute over the economy and foreign investment

Gareth Smyth for Tehran Bureau

19, Apr, 2016 @6:00 AM

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