Category Archives: Iran

Does Kurdish Independence become more realistic?

This article by Sirwan Kajjo on Carnegie Endowment treats the question if the rise of ISIS is in fact an opportunity for the Kurds in Iraq to move from being an autonomous region in the federal state of Iraq to … Continue reading

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Beautiful streetart in Tehran

Find the interview with Mr Mehdi Ghadyanloo (the artist) here.

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News from Iran

The articles about Iran seem contradicting. On the one hand there is news how Iranians live normal and stand up against the regime that tries to control their lives, shown, for example, by “a provocative photo essay by photographer Hossein … Continue reading

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Die wahren Konsequenzen der EU-Sanktionen gegen den Iran

Zweitveröffentlicht von IFAIR – Young Initiative on Foreign Affairs and International Relations „Salamati“ – so antwortet Ali auf meine Frage, was es Neues gäbe. Diese persische Floskel, die wortwörtlich „Gesundheit“ bedeutet, ist allerdings in diesem Kontext mit „Nichts“ zu übersetzen. Damit … Continue reading

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