Al-Jisr Editorial Team Jan 3, 2018 It’s hard to predict the outcome of the Iranian protests which started last month, both the Iranian government and protesters have enough reasons to persist and prevail. In 2009, the Iranian regime faced an uprising almost two years before the rise of the Arab Spring. At that time, the … Continue reading Trump is Stealing the Iranian Revolution ..
By Maziar Bahari Source: Washington Post Dec 30, 2017 On Thursday, Dec. 28, a group of people gathered in the city of Mashhad and demonstrated against the Iranian government’s economic policies. This demonstration happened in a city that is holy for 250 million Shiite Muslims around the world; it is where Reza, the 8th Shiite imam, … Continue reading A second revolution in Iran? Not yet ..
By: Simon Tisdall Source: The Guardian Jan 1, 2018 Like birds of prey circling high in the desert sky, Iran’s many foes and rivals are watching the street protests in Tehran and other cities with beady-eyed anticipation. Hopes that the unrest could trigger regime collapse, voiced openly in the US and Israel, appear premature. But … Continue reading Iran’s enemies would be wise not to wish for regime change ..