Film director says sorry for Islamic State terror stunt in Iranian shopping mall

Film director says sorry for Islamic State terror stunt in Iranian shopping mall

Updated May 10, 2018 16:43:14 External Link: Ershad Alijani tweet: Isn’t it the most stupid way of “advertisement” for a movie? disguising people like #ISIS marching with a horse in a mall to encourage people to watch “Damascus Time” by Ebrahim Hatamikia #Iran Map: Iran, Islamic Republic Of An Iranian …

Iranian refugee on Nauru attempts suicide after US resettlement application rejected, advocate says

Iranian refugee on Nauru attempts suicide after US resettlement application rejected, advocate says

Posted May 08, 2018 17:39:39 The Refugee Action Coalition says an Iranian woman on Nauru has attempted to take her own life after having her application for resettlement in the United States rejected. Key points: Around 150 refugees have been given appointments with US officials More than 70 people have …

Israeli minister threatens Bashar al-Assad over any Iranian attacks from Syria

Israeli minister threatens Bashar al-Assad over any Iranian attacks from Syria

Posted May 07, 2018 22:40:51 Photo: The Israeli minister blames Mr Assad for allowing Iran to attack Israel from Syria. (Reuters: SANA, file) Israel could respond to any Iranian attack on it from Syria by toppling Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s government, an Israeli security cabinet minister has said — hinting …

Iranian women disguise themselves in fake beards and wigs to defy male-only stadium ban

Iranian women disguise themselves in fake beards and wigs to defy male-only stadium ban

Updated May 02, 2018 11:52:44 A group of female football fans donned fake beards and wigs to sneak into a major soccer match in Iran in defiance of a ban on female spectators. Photos and video of the fans sitting in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium disguised as men on Friday have …

Convicted Iranian drug offender faces indefinite immigration detention after serving jail time

Convicted Iranian drug offender faces indefinite immigration detention after serving jail time

Posted April 30, 2018 15:50:11 Photo: Mohammad Abdullahi pleaded guilty to six charges. (Facebook: Mohammad Abdullahi) An Iranian man faces possible indefinite immigration detention in Australia as he cannot be deported after he serves a five-year jail term over drugs charges in central Queensland. Mohammad Abdullahi, 32, pleaded guilty today …

Iranian asylum seeker whose church attendance ‘dropped off’ loses High Court immigration fight

Iranian asylum seeker whose church attendance ‘dropped off’ loses High Court immigration fight

Updated April 18, 2018 15:59:04 An Iranian man whose bid to stay in Australia was denied because authorities did not believe he had genuinely converted to Christianity has lost his High Court fight against the fast-track protection visa system. A key piece of evidence used to make the decision was …