January 20, 2011 On today's Talk of the Nation,
January 6, 2011 While state-controlled media in Iran say she's a U.S. citizen, Western news outlets say she might be an Armenian. Iran claims some of the "spy equipment" was "implanted in her teeth."
January 5, 2011 He led several Shiite uprisings against American forces in Iraq before leaving for Iran. Now, his movement is part of Iraq's new government.
December 20, 2010 Iran has sentenced award-winning filmmaker Jafar Panahi to six years in prison Monday for standing in opposition to the ruling system, his lawyer said.
December 9, 2010 The Iranian-Canadian blogger was imprisoned in late 2008. He's accused of cooperation with "hostile states" and other alleged crimes. Supporters say he's been persecuted.
The Star of David can be seen sitting at the center of the building's roof.
December 2, 2010 Some Iranians have been surprised -- and upset -- to find the Star of David sitting atop the Iran Air building in Tehran, according to a report on the Israeli site ynetnews.com.
View of the WikiLeaks homepage taken on November 28, 2010.
November 29, 2010 Wikileaks; South Korea new drills; Iranian scientists attacked, one killed; Ireland bailout terms set; actor Leslie Nielsen dies
Afghan President Hamid Karzai listens during a press conference in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Oct. 25, 2010.
October 25, 2010 Afghan President Hamid Karzai says that Iran sends bags of cash a few times a year to his office. He denies that they are buying any influence, saying the money is simply aid money for his government.
September 10, 2010 Iran postponed the release of Sarah Shourd, one of three U.S. hikers detained for more than a year. A Teheran prosecutor said more legal steps were needed before she could be released.
September 9, 2010 Iran was reportedly set to release one of three U.S. hikers held for over a year.
July 13, 2010 Some U.S. bases in Iraq increased security after threats from Iranian-backed militants.
April 21, 2010 A review of the Iranian docu-drama No One Knows About Persian Cats.
January 5, 2010 There's a hacker out there who thinks the Prime Minister of Spain looks like a celeb from across the pond. Guess who?
December 31, 2009 Today's Talk: Big philosophical questions, Iran, Ellen Goodman bids her column adieu, and New Year's superstions.
June 12, 2009 On today's Planet Money, the book behind Iran's economy, plus space investors.
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