Author: Kourosh Ziabari

2022 WPI Fellow

Journalist, Asia Times
Rasht, Iran
Bio: Kourosh Ziabari is a journalist and reporter from Iran. He is a correspondent with Asia Times and contributes to Foreign Policy, The National Interest, openDemocracy, The New Arab, Responsible Statecraft and Al-Monitor, among other online and print publications. He is the recipient of a 2016-17 Chevening Scholarship from the UK's Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and a 2021 Dag Hammarskjold Fund for Journalists fellow with the United Nations. He was shortlisted twice as the finalist of the Kurt Schork Awards in International Journalism in 2020 and 2021. An elected individual member of Chatham House, and has given talks at Stanford University, Cambridge Union and Goldsmiths, University of London.

Twitter: @KZiabari

Ahead of the grim four-year anniversary of #JamalKhashoggi’s murder, @CPJMENA’s @sherifmnsour says “#Khashoggi’s legacy will forever haunt his killers, including Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, to their graves.”


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Iran's intelligence ministry says among those arrested in the protests are nine foreign nationals, including citizens of Germany, Poland, Italy, France, Sweden, and the Netherlands.

"A vibrant celebration of Iranian rebel women – in pictures": @BarbicanCentre will open 1st major U.K. show by Soheila Sokhanvari, portraits of 27 feminist icons from pre-revolutionary Iran, w/ support @BagriFoundation.
Nice timing w/ #IranProtests2022

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