Reflections from our correspondents on the ground in the Iranian capital.
October 10, 2023
The narrative that Iranian security officials choreographed the Hamas attack relies heavily on the assumption of a level of operational sophistication and control over disparate militant groups that Iran is unlikely to possess.
September 19, 2023
A rare deal came through between Iran and the US on September 18 that could potentially pave the way for further de-escalation in the historically tense bilateral ties.
September 15, 2023
The causes of the protests – discontent with the theocratic ruling system, economic grievances, the fight for women’s rights – remain relevant one year on from her death in the custody of the country's morality police.
August 16, 2023
Iranian car owners are driven around the bend by petrol station queues, even though the government says there isn't a shortage.
August 13, 2023