Jason Rezaian is one of only a handful of foreign reporters permitted to work in Iran. Since 2001 he has made numerous trips to the country, and has been living in Tehran since May 2009. His work has appeared in TIME, Slate, The New York Times, The Daily Beast, Tehran Bureau and The San Francisco Chronicle.
It's holiday season in Iran. But economic sanctions mean no one can afford to go anywhere.
While some in Iran are getting out while they can, others are embracing their complicated country.
Given the recent heightening of tensions in Iran, Ahmadinejad’s anniversary speech was both surprisingly short and mild in tone.
Belligerent rhetoric, new US financial sanctions make many worry about confrontation with West.
Despite rising rhetoric among US and Israeli officials, Iranians don't think war is likely.