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Protests over soaring fuel prices in Iran sent the country into disarray.

Iran has been cut off from the internet for almost 72 hours

Protests erupted across Iran on Friday after the government announced fuel rationing and prices rocketed up 50%.
Members of the Iranian revolutionary guard march during a parade to commemorate the anniversary of the Iran-Iraq war (1980-88), in Tehran September 22, 2011.

Trump’s retreat in Syria could be an intelligence coup for Russia. The leaked Iran cables show how that may play out.

An ex-administration official called the US's withdrawal from Syria an "intelligence nightmare." Leaked Iran cables show why they should be worried.
The US embassy in Baghdad.

The CIA reportedly worked with an Iraqi informant code named ‘Donnie Brasco,’ who feared for his life and ultimately defected to Iranian i...

Tales of Iranian intelligence officers luring in former CIA assets were described in nearly 700 pages of leaked Iranian documents.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu discusses Iran's nuclear program at the United Nations General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York on September 27, 2018.

Investigators found uranium particles at a secret facility in Iran, suggesting a further rejection of the nuclear deal

The International Atomic Energy Agency said uranium particles had been discovered at a facility not previously declared by Iranian authorities.

Trump hits back at Iran after it admitted for the first time that it has an ‘ongoing’ court case against a missing FBI agent

Robert Levinson, a former FBI agent, went missing from Kish Island in Iran in 2007. He is considered to be the longest-held hostage in US history.

Russia may have taken Israel’s most advanced missile from Syria — and could figure out how to defeat it

Experts worry that the Russian military could learn how to defeat the missile system or refine its air defense systems.
Demonstrators set fire to trash in front of the Iranian consulate, as they gather during ongoing anti-government protests in Karbala, Iraq November 3, 2019.

Trump shared video footage of Iraqi demonstrators storming an Iranian consulate on the 40th anniversary of the US-Iran hostage crisis

On November 4, 1979, a group of revolutionary Iranian students stormed the US embassy in Tehran and took 52 Americans hostage for a total of 444 days.

Mahathir says Malaysia is being forced and bullied by ‘very powerful people’ into closing bank accounts of Iranians

"It’s a kind of bullying by very powerful people," Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said.
A screenshot on the left shows a playlist on Spotify, while on the right is one from Medlovaz, an Iranian streaming platform that has been found to remove images of female musicians from their album artwork.

From an app store named after the Persian word for ‘apple,’ to a payments platform called ZarinPal, Iran’s most popular apps are str...

Many Iranians aren't able to access apps and platforms most Westerners take for granted, like Netflix and Uber, so turn to local facsimiles.
A screenshot on the left shows a playlist on Spotify, while on the right is one from Medlovaz, an Iranian streaming platform that has been found to remove images of female musicians from their album artwork.

From an app store named after the Persian word for ‘apple,’ to a payments platform called ZarinPal, Iran’s most popular apps are str...

Many Iranians aren't able to access apps and platforms most Westerners take for granted, like Netflix and Uber, so turn to local facsimiles.