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Special Persistent protests put survival of Iran’s theocratic regime in question photos

Persistent protests put survival of Iran’s theocratic regime in question

  • Belief grows that the unpopular system of clerical rule since 1979 revolution may be coming to an end
  • Participants in leaderless uprising have demanded freedom, democracy, and separation of religion and state
By Alex Whiteman ·

Special Jordan halts free trade accord with Turkey amid increasing geopolitical tension

Jordan halts free trade accord with Turkey amid increasing geopolitical tension

By RICHARD WACHMAN & DAOUD KUTTAB ·