17 mai 2018

Iranian professor slammed for pro-Israel tweet


The tweet attracted 2,500 comments and was favorited almost 10,000 times on the popular social media platform. Sadegh Zibakalam, a political science professor at the University of Tehran and prominent liberal intellectual, sparked outrage in the Iranian conservative media with a tweet that questioned the government's bellicose stance and actions towards Israel. "If, God forbid, there is a war between us and Israel, we will have to tell future generations why we fought a war with a country 200 [...]