Peter Kenyon appears in the following:
Tuesday, November 29, 2022
Iran's players have at times appeared to show solidarity with the protests, even as they say their focus is football. Thousands of protesters have been arrested and hundreds killed, rights groups say.
Friday, November 25, 2022
Iranians are watching their soccer team at the World Cup in nearby Qatar with mixed feelings about how to show support amid massive freedom protests at home.
Thursday, November 17, 2022
Despite sanctions and calls to ease up, the Iranian government continues to crack down on protests — sometimes using trials and death sentences. The protests are in their third month.
Monday, November 14, 2022
Turkish authorities blamed a Kurdish group active in Syria. Turkey views the group as the Syrian affiliate of the Kurdistan Workers Party, which it has been battling for decades.
Sunday, November 13, 2022
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast on Istiklal Avenue. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed that the nation will not bow to terrorism.
Friday, November 04, 2022
A new law purporting to combat disinformation could be used by Turkey to silence dissent.
Friday, November 04, 2022
Like many in Iran, one woman describes how she never thought of taking part in protests until now - despite the intensifying government crackdown.
Friday, October 28, 2022
It's been nearly six weeks since Mahsa Amini died in custody after being detained by Iran's morality police for allegedly wearing her hijab inappropriately. Protests are gaining momentum.
Wednesday, October 26, 2022
It's been 40 days since 22-year-old Mahsa Amini died in police custody in Iran after being detained for not wearing her hijab appropriately, according to the police.
Thursday, October 20, 2022
Iran is wading into Russia's war on Ukraine with reported plans to sell surface to surface missiles and drones to Moscow. Will Iran's help change the trajectory of this war?
Wednesday, October 19, 2022
Elnaz Rekabi, the Iranian rock climber who competed without a hijab, returned home to a jubilant crowd at the airport. The question is, how will the Iranian government receive her?
Tuesday, October 18, 2022
Concerns are growing about an Iranian competitive climber who left South Korea after competing in a climbing event without wearing the mandatory hijab.
Monday, October 17, 2022
A fire at Iran's notorious Evin prison has killed at least eight people, according to the state news agency. The prison is where dissidents and political prisoners are incarcerated.
Sunday, October 16, 2022
At least four people have died, and more than 60 were injured in a fire at Iran's notorious Evin prison, where political prisoners are held.
Monday, October 10, 2022
Places in Iran are seeing almost de facto martial law as the government tries to shut down protests that are stretching into their fourth week. Dozens of demonstrators are said to have been killed.
Saturday, September 24, 2022
Protests spread across Iran this past week after a young woman died in the custody of the so-called morality police. The government is planning to use the military to control the protests.
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Mahsa Amini was arrested for allegedly breaking hijab rules. She died after suffering multiple blows to the head. Now, Iranian women are burning their hijabs and cutting their hair short.
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
Protests have broken out in several cities in Iran after the death of a young woman who'd been arrested by the so-called "morality police."
Monday, September 19, 2022
With elections nearing in the U.S., talks on reviving the nuclear deal with Iran and world powers seem to be hitting a rough patch again.
Thursday, August 11, 2022
It's taking longer than expected but there's still an effort to revive the nuclear deal between Iran and world powers. The talks include Russia, China, France, Britain, Germany, the U.S. and Iran.