Khorasan, Iran Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Birtherism comes to Canada with the Maryam Monsef 'scandal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Minister of Democratic Institutions Maryam Monsef pictured during an interview in her office on Parliament Hill September 21, 2016 in Ottawa. Minister of Democratic Institutions Maryam Monsef pictured during an interview in her office on Parliament Hill September 21, 2016 in Ottawa.

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  2. Russia fighting in Syria for a year, still at odds with USRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | MDJonline.com

    In this photo provided by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, taken Sept.

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  3. Iran's Likely Next Supreme Leader Is No Friend of the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | CFR.org

    It is often suggested that the most consequential barrier to Iranian pragmatism is Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Once the elderly Khamenei passes from the scene, the argument goes, his successors will embrace prevailing international norms.

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  4. Iran or Afghanistan? Canada still can't sort out where cabinet member was bornRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | American Thinker

    The scandal over Canada's "minister of democratic institutions," Maryam Monsef, continues to deepen. Originally, her story was that she was born in Afghanistan in 1985.

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  5. Should the US be involved in Syria?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    In this photo provided by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, Syrians inspect damaged buildings after airstrikes by government helicopters on the rebel-held Aleppo neighborhood of Mashhad, Syria, Tuesday Sept. 27, 2016.

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  6. What you need to know about Maryam MonsefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | MacLeans

    The MP's birthplace does not matter. Her mother made a brace choice, sparing her daughters from a brutal and ruthless past Maryam Monsef at a town hall meeting at Mount Community Centre on Tuesday, September 6, 2016.

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  7. A question for Maryam Monsef about her birthplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    Minister of Democratic Institutions Maryam Monsef pictured during an interview in her office on Parliament Hill September 21, 2016 in Ottawa. Minister of Democratic Institutions Maryam Monsef pictured during an interview in her office on Parliament Hill September 21, 2016 in Ottawa.

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  8. Canada discovers its first Muslim refugee to become a cabinet member faked her backgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | American Thinker

    When Maryam Monsef was installed as Canada's Minister of Democratic Institutions last November, she was the poster-child for refugee advocates. President Barack Obama even spoke of her in favorable terms during his address to the Canadian House of Commons in June of this year: The girl who fled Afghanistan by donkey and camel and jet plane and who remembers being greeted in this country by helping hands and the sound of robins singing, and today, she serves in this chamber and in the cabinet because Canada is her home.

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  9. Irana s likely next supreme leader is no friend of the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    It is often suggested that the most consequential barrier to Iranian pragmatism is Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. Once the elderly Khamenei passes from the scene, the argument goes, his successors will embrace prevailing international norms.

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  10. Iran's likely next supreme leader is no friend of the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | The Washington Post

    An Iranian woman holds a poster of Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, and late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini, during an anti-Saudi protest rally in Tehran in 2015. It is often suggested that the most consequential barrier to Iranian pragmatism is Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

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  11. Maryam Monsef was hailed as Canada's first Afghan-born member of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Maryam Monsef during a swearing-in ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa on Nov. 4, 2015. When Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau added Maryam Monsef to his Cabinet last year, his government touted her as the country's first Afghan-born member of Parliament.

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  12. Dozens killed in Aleppo air strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2016 | The Mercury

    Airstrikes targeted Aleppo's Bostan al-Basha district on Sunday, September 25, two days after the Syrian military announced a major new offensive against the city ? ending all talk of restoring a US-Russian ceasefire. Some 200 airstrikes have pummeled rebel-held eastern areas of Aleppo since Friday, according to Syrian Civil Defense, a volunteer rescue group.

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  13. Maryam Monsef's personal revelations leave lingering questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | MacLeans

    The Liberal MP's revised birthplace doesn't change her narrative, but there are still troubling questions about Monsef's story that need answering Prime Minister Trudeau meets with Minister Monsef in his centre block office in Ottawa. May 4, 2016.

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  14. Monsef case unlikely to be reviewed, immigration lawyer saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | CTV

    After Canada's minister of democratic institutions confirmed Thursday that she was actually born in Iran and not Afghanistan, an immigration lawyer says stories such as that of Maryam Monsef are "extremely common" and says a review is unlikely. The 31-year-old minister built her political career on the narrative that she was an Afghan refugee who fled to Canada in 1996 with her mother and two sisters where she eventually overcame the odds to become Canada's first Afghan-born MP.

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  15. Iran's Rouhani at U.N. calls on rival Saudi to cease 'divisive policies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday called on regional rival Saudi Arabia to "cease and desist" from "divisive policies" if it was serious about regional peace and security. Rouhani was addressing the United Nations General Assembly the day after Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef suggested Iran should be a better neighbor in the region and not interfere in the affairs of other countries.

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  16. Monsef true birth country - known for quite a while'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Guardian

    Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef answers a question during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Tuesday, June 14, 2016. Monsef, widely touted as Canada's first Afghan-born cabinet minister, has issued a statement saying she only recently learned from her mother that she was in fact born in Iran.

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  17. Monsef urged to quit Liberal cabinet amid claims true birthplace has...Read the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | National Post

    Federal cabinet minister Maryam Monsef says she was shocked to find out she was born in Iran - not Afghanistan - but political opponents in her riding are challenging her claim and alleging her true birth country has "been known for quite a while." Yet, one of Monsef's first cousins said Thursday that he and his immediate family members weren't aware that she born in Iran, and while a "shock" to them, it "is not a big deal."

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  18. Diplomacy Falters as Syria Launches New OffensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Voice of America

    Syria announced a fresh, major offensive against besieged rebel-held eastern Aleppo on Thursday, as foreign ministers met and failed again in New York to agree on any diplomatic plan to try to stop the war. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry emerged from the meeting, held in a Manhattan hotel, saying he was "frustrated," but that he did not want to close the door on the cease-fire plan for Syria he brokered earlier this month in Geneva with his Russian counterpart.

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  19. Maryam Monsef, Canada's first Afghan cabinet minister, says she was born in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Daily Courier

    Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef answers a question during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Tuesday, June 14, 2016. Monsef, widely touted as Canada's first Afghan-born cabinet minister, has issued a statement saying she only recently learned from her mother that she was in fact born in Iran.

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  20. Minister Maryam Monsef correcting documents after birthplace revelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef is going through the process of correcting official documents as opposition MPs raise concerns about the Liberal government's vetting process for cabinet ministers. Ms. Monsef said she only learned last Thursday that she had been born in Iran and not Afghanistan after inquiries from The Globe and Mail about her birthplace.

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