Mousavi says Iranian leaders could suffer same fate as the Shah

The head of Iran’s opposition warned the country’s hard-line political leaders Monday that they could suffer the same fate as the deposed Shah if they continue to consolidate their grip on power. The powerful comparison was Mir Hossein Mousavi’s first direct criticism of a ruling system that he was once firmly a part of and […]

Shah’s son urges all nations to pull envoys from Iran

The son of the deposed shah of Iran urged nations worldwide on Thursday to withdraw their ambassadors from Tehran to protest a relentless government crackdown on opposition demonstrators that resulted in at least eight deaths this week alone. Reza Pahlavi, who has lived in exile since his father was toppled in the 1979 Islamic revolution, […]