"BBC Farsi Radio" has been one of the effective factors of British policy in Iran since its launch in 1319 until recent years. Recently, the BBC World Service announced that it will close several departments, including its Persian and Arabic radio, to save about 30 million pounds. Although the BBC Persian television and website continue to operate, the history of the performance of the BBC Persian radio as the first media steps of the UK in Iran is an important issue, the review, and re-reading of which will have lessons and instructive points for Iran today and tomorrow.
Apart from the Islamic laws, the laws of Western countries such as France, Germany, England, America and etc; which are considered the cradle of freedom and democracy, have also placed restrictions on the publication of certain contents. According to the principles accepted in the international covenants and obligations, the publication of the insulting book "Satanic Verses" by Salman Rushdie is not only condemned, but requires punishment, and this responsibility comes from the clear violation of the accepted principles of these international regulations. In other words, the publication of this offensive book is a clear violation of the Universal Charter principles.
A glance at America's crimes in four corners of the world
At various times, the US Democratic and Republican leaders have supported brutal wars of attrition against riots in Guatemala, El Salvador, Haiti, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, and other countries. Torture and killing by death squads have been common counterinsurgency methods in all these regions. From 1959 to 1975, American forces dropped approximately eight million four hundred thousand tons of bombs and napalm and eighteen million barrels of chemical agents in Vietnam. They became homeless. In the late 1980s, the US National Security Administration helped Mexico crackdown on progressive reformist elements that tortured and killed at least 275 political dissidents.
On the 28th of May 1901, the first important contract for the exploitation of Iran's oil mines for 60 years was awarded to a British citizen named William Knox.Darcy. Some of the provisions of this concession were changed during the reign of Reza Pahlavi. This happened in 1933 between the two countries and led to a new agreement called the 1933 deal.
The arrest, torture, and imprisonment of innocent Palestinian children are part of the Zionist child-killing regime’s plans. The three main levers of the network (Israel Security Agency), the police, and the intelligence service of the Israeli army are working to interrogate the detainees of Palestinian children in Israel. Almost all children, without exception, go under one or more than one form of torture, such as; beatings, deprivation of food and drink, exposure to intolerable temperatures, lack of access to health services, sleep deprivation, and so on. The torment inflicted on Palestinian children must be seen in the context of governmental torture. Carrying out these methods of torture is a conscious decision by the Zionist regime, a decision taken in line with their overall strategy to weaken any real or potential resistance to the occupation.
A glance at the most top secret memories from one of the elements of Pahlavi regime