A Finnish magazine has obtained a surveillance system Nokia allegedly supplied to Iran last year, allowing the government to locate, monitor and ultimately arrest dissidents. Dark, damning and depressing.
The West's obsession with Iran's nuclear ambitions is playing right into Ahmadinejad's hands, says a former UN official. If we really want to help Iranians' struggle for democracy, we need to forget about sanctions and get creative.
Iranian journalists who reported on the country's post-election riots are now fleeing the country en masse after being "intimidated and terrorized" by the government -- and they're the lucky ones: some are still being held prisoner.