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New Iran Blog

Golnaz Esfandiari, one of RFE/RL's resident Iran watchers, is blogging over at Persian Letters, where she'll bring you insight and analysis as well as a vibrant mix of guest Iranian bloggers.

From recent days: an ad calling people to a public execution, Khamenei on Twitter, and how Iran celebrates international women's day.

Check it out.

-- Luke Allnutt

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Written by RFE/RL editors and correspondents, Transmission serves up news, comment, and the odd silly dictator story. While our primary concern is with foreign policy, Transmission is also a place for the ideas -- some serious, some irreverent -- that bubble up from our bureaus. The name recognizes RFE/RL's role as a surrogate broadcaster to places without free media. You can write us at