Unwrapping Iran Iran is a complicated nation; it is isolated and yet active in the world, ruled by religious tradition yet modern in many ways. In this series, NPR listens to what Iranians are saying, from those in coffee shops to those who hold power, examining Iran's politics, economy and controversial nuclear program.
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Unwrapping Iran

In this series, NPR aims to bring a greater understanding of the country and it's people.

Iran Cracks Down On Human Rights Activists

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Iran's Economy Struggles As Sanctions Take Hold

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In Iran, Supreme Leader Wields True Power

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Memoirs Recount Limitations Of Life In Modern Iran

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Abolqasem Ferdowsi: The Poet Who Rescued Iran

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Rethinking Iran: Perceptions On U.S.-Iran Relations

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Looking For Political Messages In Tehran Prayers

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Editor Upholds Ideology Of Iran's Islamic Revolution

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U.S. Must Drop Arrogance, Iranian Lawmaker Says

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Work Of Independent Journalist Stymied By Tehran

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Former Diplomat, Student Recall Iran's Revolution

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Iranians Weigh Ahmadinejad's Election Chances

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Iranian Support For Hamas Running High Post-Gaza

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Ahmadinejad Faces Challenges From Left And Right

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In Iran, Young And Old Face Economic Struggle

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Iran, 30 Years After The Revolution

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Despite Odds, Women's Movement Persists In Iran

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Iran Changed 30 Years After Revolution

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