Iran plans to export arms with sanctions off

On October 18, a 13-year UN arms embargo against Iran expired. Iranian news outlets had eagerly awaited the moment for weeks. The lifting of the embargo had been agreed in the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) — more commonly known as the Iran nuclear deal.

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Athletes Germany calls for sanctions after Iranian wrestler’s execution

The athletes’ association urged the International Olympic Committee to “take a strong stand,” after Navid Afkari was put to death over his participation in 2018 protests. Tehran insists he killed a security officer.

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Male Gods and Oppressed Women in Iran

The patriarchal world was formed as a result of several historical processes. These ancient processes served to dominate men, denying women any authority in society. In this system, enhancing the man’s social position and physical power prepared conditions for psychological, social, and biological exploitation of women

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