Thursday, June 20, 2024

Islamic Republic of Iran

May 21, 2024

UN chief, Security Council mourn Iranian president, Seyyed Raisi

Media reports noted that President Raisi’s funeral is scheduled to take place on Tuesday.

President Ebrahim Raisi
April 14, 2024

Israel-Iran Conflict: Impunity for unlawful acts fuelling war, injustice, South Africa says

South Africa emphasises that all parties must exercise the utmost restraint and avoid any act that would escalate tensions in a particularly fragile region.

Benjamin Netanyahu, Ebrahim Raisi
April 27, 2023

Iranian government shuts down women’s businesses for flouting hijab rule

Mr Javidan said over 40 businesses and shops were closed for shunning the instructions and abiding by the mandatory hijab rule.

Iranian police force
December 4, 2022

Iran moves to abolish morality police in face of months-long protest

Observers say that the patrol officers, which went around the country in vehicles branded in green and white colours, had not been seen in weeks.

Iran Morality Police