On April 20, 2009, delegates from twenty-three countries walked out of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s speech at the UN Durban Review Conference held in Geneva in response to his remarks. In the speech, Ahmadinejad said:
The old Washington adage that personnel are policy is as true in the Islamic Republic if Iran as in the United States. On September 1, 2007, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei appointed Brigadier General Mohammad Ali Jafari--also known as Aziz Jafari and Ali Jafari--to be the seventh commander in chief of the IRGC (see table 1). Two days later, he promoted him to major general. Jafari immediately announced fundamental structural reform in the security apparatus of the Islamic Republic.
A selection of articles and opinion editorials examining US policy on Iran.
A selection of in-depth analysis on Iran's political and economic situation.
A selection of in-depth analytical pieces on Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.