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Cold War heating up

The Trump administration’s decision to pull out of the Iran Nuclear Deal could have violent consequences

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Review: The Salesman

Georgie Welch reviews Asghar Farhadi’s Oscar winning drama

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Trump’s Muslim Ban affects Asghar Farhadi

Nominated Iranian director Asghar Farhadi barred from Oscars under Trump’s Muslim ban

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Classic Review: Where is the Friend’s Home?

Where is the Friend’s House?, the film that brought Abbas Kiarostami to attention, beautifully explores the Koker region of Iran

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Review: Taxi Tehran

Taxi Tehran is a slow and subtle drama that has much to say about the state of Iranian cinema

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World Of Warcraft blocked in Iran

The world’s largest MMO has been hit by US Trade Sanctions.