#Iran

  • Article: 9 Photos and Videos That Show What's Really Happening at the Iran Protests This Week
    Citizenship

    9 Photos and Videos That Show What's Really Happening at the Iran Protests This Week

    By Colleen Curry  and  Olivia Kestin|Jan. 2, 2018

    Iran's leader blamed his "enemies" for the protests, which continue to grow. Read more

  • Article: Women Who Violate Tehran Dress Code Won’t Be Arrested, for the First Time in Nearly 40 Years
    Girls & Women

    Women Who Violate Tehran Dress Code Won’t Be Arrested, for the First Time in Nearly 40 Years

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 29, 2017

    Police in the Iranian capital will relax the strict Islamic code. Read more

  • Article: This Country Is the First Ever to Send a Female Ambassador to Saudi Arabia
    Girls & Women

    This Country Is the First Ever to Send a Female Ambassador to Saudi Arabia

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 19, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    She will be the first-ever female ambassador stationed in Riyadh. Read more

  • Article: UK Gives £50M in Aid to Yemen to Stave Off 'Catastrophic Famine' for Another Month
    Food & Hunger

    UK Gives £50M in Aid to Yemen to Stave Off 'Catastrophic Famine' for Another Month

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 18, 2017

    Two-thirds of Yemen’s population now need aid to survive. Read more

  • Article: This Anti-Nuclear Group Just Won the Nobel Peace Prize
    Citizenship

    This Anti-Nuclear Group Just Won the Nobel Peace Prize

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 6, 2017

    And it sends a powerful message. Read more

  • Article: In Iran, Women Were Banned From Attending a Soccer Game Because They're Women
    Girls & Women

    In Iran, Women Were Banned From Attending a Soccer Game Because They're Women

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Iranian women are still not allowed to attend men's sports matches. Read more

  • Article: Iranian City Hits 129 Degrees, Hottest Ever Recorded
    Environment

    Iranian City Hits 129 Degrees, Hottest Ever Recorded

    By Joe McCarthy|June 30, 2017

    Heat waves are more easily attributable to climate change. Read more

  • Article: Women in Iran Are Wearing White to Protest the Forced Wearing of Hijabs
    Girls & Women

    Women in Iran Are Wearing White to Protest the Forced Wearing of Hijabs

    June 28, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "The campaign is not against hijabs, but being forced to wear them." Read more