The Islamic Revolution That Has Turned Into a Nightmare for Iran

Within Tehran's power structure, the division into camps — "hard-liners" against "reformers" — has become as vague as never before.

The Islamic Revolution That Has Turned Into a Nightmare for Iran

TEHRAN -Forty years after the Islamic Revolution, the regime in Iran appears to be firmly in the saddle, thanks to its effective use of violence and censorship, but it may not continue for long, says DW’s Jamshid Barzegar. Forty years ago, when the Islamic Revolution successfully deposed Iran’s last monarch, Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi, I […]