This is the real face of Iranian women

This is the real face of Iranian women

Haleh Anvari – Guardian – Tuesday, 20 May 2014 (originally published 14 May) The Facebook page “Stealthy freedoms of Iranian women”, where Iranian women are sharing photos of themselves without their hijab, is attracting attention in the world’s media. That is no surprise. Iran is a country that has been represented through the garb of […]

Preliminary hearing on case of slain journlist Anna Politkovskaya opens in Moscow

Preliminary hearing on case of slain journlist Anna Politkovskaya opens in Moscow

WNN Breaking (WNN/RFE/RL) Moscow, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, EASTERN EUROPE: A Moscow city court has opened preliminary hearings into the killing of prominent Russian investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya, marking the start of a second bid to convict the suspected killers of the former Kremlin critic. Five defendants, including four men from Russia’s North Caucasus region of Chechnya […]