2016 in Iran

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2016
in
Iran

Decades:
See also: Other events of 2016
Years in Iran

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

  • February 3 – Authorities arrest former BBC journalist and dual Iranian-British citizen Bahman Daroshafaei.[11]
  • February 10 – Iranian state television broadcasts new images and video of a U.S. sailor crying in custody from the incident in which Iran detained 10 American sailors on January 12. In response, the U.S. Navy says, "The detention of our personnel was outrageous and unacceptable."[12]
  • February 11 – Tens of thousands of Iranians chanting "Death to America and Israel" commemorate the 37th anniversary of the country's 1979 Islamic revolution.[13]
  • February 26Parliament and Assembly of Experts elections take place. It resulted in the reformists and moderates uniting and being elected in joint lists to have a majority over the conservatives in both the Parliament and the Assembly of Experts.

Predicted and Scheduled Events[edit]

August[edit]

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