Protesters in Iran plan to take to the streets again on 1 March. But President Ahmadinejad may be more worried about a battle behind closed doors, writes Nasrin Alavi.
Articles by Nasrin Alavi
The Iranian citizens who poured onto the streets to protest the result of the presidential election of 12 June 2009 have been brutally pushed back. But under the surface the discontent simmers, says Nasrin Alavi.
- June 14, 2010
Ayatollah Khomeini’s grandsons supporting the reformers? Demonstrations in the holy city of Qom? This is a new generation of resistance, as Nasrin Alavi shows in her latest survey of the Iranian blogosphere.
- January 20, 2010
Iranian youths climb Mount Alborz to remember their martyrs.
- January 4, 2010
Iranian 'greens' honour Grand Ayatollah Hossein-Ali Montazeri, whose criticisms of the state led to house arrest.
- December 21, 2009
A recent football match provided the opportunity for fans to vent anti-Ahmadinejad feelings.
- October 5, 2009
Nasrin Alavi looks at claim and counter-claim over Neda's death and the disputed election.
- June 29, 2009
Iranian football stars show solidarity with the masses in their own protest against the election results.
- June 18, 2009
On election day in Iran, all those hoping for change are worried that a result that went against Mahmoud Ahmadinejad might not be accepted, writes Nasrin Alavi.
- June 12, 2009
As Iran prepares to go to the polls, Nasrin Alavi says that President Ahmadinejad's opponents won't let him forget his own delusions of sainthood.
- June 10, 2009
Under increasing pressure in the election campaign from reformist challenger Mir-Hosein Mousavi, Iran's President Ahmadinejad has been splashing the cash, as Nasrin Alavi explains.
- June 10, 2009
Nasrin Alavi profiles another of the 'reformist' candidates lining up against President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in Iran's election.
- June 8, 2009
Nasrin Alavi runs her eye over two of the candidates standing against Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in the imminent election.
- June 5, 2009
Nasrin Alavi returns to a Tehran under threat from the West.
- December 1, 2007