Country: Iran

Kayhan Khalor auf dem Morgenland-Festival in Osnabrück (photo: Morgenland Festival Osnabrück)

Interview with the Iranian Virtuoso Kayhan Kalhor

For the Love of Improvisation

Abdelbasset Sida, leader of the opposition Syrian National Council (R), chats with council member George Sabra during a news conference in Istanbul July 13, 2012 (photo: REUTERS/Murad Sezer)

The Opposition in Syria

The Least Common Denominator

King Abdullah surrounded by members of the Saudi royal family (photo: epa/Saudi Press Agency)

Saudi Arabia's Foreign and Security Policy

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Categorical Imperative

Street next to the wall of Tehran's Evin prison (photo: dpa)

Amir Hassan Cheheltan's ''Tehran, Skyless City''

Reflecting the Dark Side of Iran's Capital

Iran's revolutionary leader Ali Chamenei (photo: dpa)

Iran's Electoral Strategy

All Options off the Table?

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (photo: dapd)

US Strikes People's Mujahedin of Iran off Terror List

The Schizophrenia of US Foreign Policy

US-based Syrian pianist Malek Jandali poses for a picture at an art centre in Damascus on April 14, 2010 (photo: Getty Images)

Interview with the Syrian Composer-pianist Malek Jandali

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''We are witnessing the fall of humanity''

People taking part in an Iranian-Israeli Circle demonstration (photo: Jakob Huber)

The Iranian-Israeli Circle

''We Should Hate Each Other''

David Grossman (photo: AP)

David Grossman on a Possible Israeli Strike against Iran

On Silence

In this Oct. 2, 2010 file photo, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, left, holds up the hand of his Syrian counterpart Bashar Assad after he awarded Iran's highest national medal to Assad, in a ceremony in Tehran, Iran (photo: AP)

Syria and Iran

Two Lone Friends

Holy Mother of God church Aleppo (photo: Kevorkmail/Wikipedia)

The Armenian-Syrian Musician Hrach Macoushian

''It is Craziness to Support the Assad Regime!''

photo: AP

Europe's ''Judeo-Christian Heritage''

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The Fiction That It Always Was

A defaced poster of President Assad in Aleppo (photo: Reuters)

Uprising in Syria

Zero Hour Approaching for Syria

The wreckage of a bombed-out car in Kirkuk, 23 July 2012 (photo: Reuters)

Series of Terrorist Attacks in Iraq

A Culture of Violence

The flag of the Syrian opposition (photo: Reuters)

The Syrian Conflict

Preparing for the Endgame

An Iranian woman reading a book in front of a book display in Tehran (photo Shabestan.ir)

Writers in Iran

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Fighting a Losing Battle

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