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  • Israel says Iran has material for four A-bombs

    February 2, 2012 | 8:21 am

    Israel estimated on Thursday that Iran could make four atomic bombs by further enriching uranium it has already stockpiled, and could produce its first within a year of deciding to build one.

    But in his rare public remarks, Major-General Aviv Kochavi, chief of military intelligence,...

  • 20 killed at opposition rallies across Iran

    June 16, 2009 | 12:29 pm

    Twenty people were killed at rallies across Iran on Tuesday, as opposition activists demonstrated against the disputed results of last week’s presidential elections, according to various media reports.

    Iran’s defeated presidential candidate Mirhossein Mousavi urged his supporters not to attend a planned rally in Tehran on Tuesday in light of the violence, his spokesman said. Read the full story at HAARETZ.com.

  • Why Iranian Jews cannot forget Elghanian’s killing

    By Karmel Melamed

    May 11, 2009 | 11:03 am

    He was known through out Iran at one time as the largest producer of plastic goods, he was a successful importer and industrialist with different manufacturing companies, the wealthiest Jew in Iran and their community’s leader as well as a generous philanthropist to Iranians of all...

  • AUDIO: Iranian American Jews—30 Years After the Iranian Revolution

    By Karmel Melamed

    February 5, 2008 | 10:25 pm

    Iranian Jewish members of the “30 Years After” organization talk about becoming more active in Los Angeles, state and national politics; featuring Assemblyman Mike Feuer and L.A. DWP General Manager H. David Nahai.


    From Karmel Melamed’s Iranian American Jews blog.