Country: Iran

Ebrahim Raisi: the man tipped to become Iran's next supreme leader

Abolhassan Banisadr (photo: Peter Weis)

Interview with Iranian dissident Abolhassan Banisadr

Selling the revolution on

Historic illustration of Babur and his successor Humayun (source: Wikipedia)

Homoerotic poetry in Islam

Reeling with desire

Imam Reza shrine in Mashhad (photo: private)

The influence of Iran′s religious foundations

Faith and profit enshrined

"Russia is with you!": Russian food aid handout in Aleppo

The situation post-Aleppo

An orphaned revolution

The Saudi King Salman (left), British Prime Minister Theresa May (centre) and King Hamad bin Issa al-Khalifa of Bahrain during the GCC summit on 7 December 2016 in Manama (photo: AFP)

Re-assessing Western involvement in the Middle East

Far from Utopian

Ali Khamenei, Supreme Leader of Iran, Russia's President Putin and the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad

Putin, Assad and the fall of Aleppo

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Masters of disinformation

Love forbidden on Iranian buses (photo: Mehr)

Lesbians in Iran

Between desire and taboo

A drug addict sells her baby on the streets of Tehran

Child trafficking in Iran

The agony of the destitute

Iranian author Abbas Maroufi (photo: Volker Kaminski)

Interview with the Iranian writer Abbas Maroufi

″Self-censorship is the worst″

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

The Syrian conflict

Priority revenge

US President Elect Donald Trump in Indianapolis (photo: Reuters)

Middle East policy under Donald Trump

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Return of the dictators

Iranian singer Mamak Khadem (photo: Afshin Javadi/mamak-khadem.com)

Persian singer Mamak Khadem

Open to new influences

Participant in the My Stealthy Freedom Internet campaign in Tehran (source: My Stealthy Freedom)

Women's rights in Iran

Freedom by stealth – and its public impact

Iranians at a rock concert on Kish Island, Iran (photo: Mehr)

Iran′s image in the West

Sheer incredulity

Images and videos of demonstrations against immigration laws in Denmark are presented in CAMP exhibtions along with banners and outfits activists used in demonstrations (photo: Changiz M. Varzi)

″Deportation Regime″ at Copenhagen′s CAMP art gallery

The right of blood

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