This has left many BBC Persian staff too afraid to return to the country, even to visit sick or elderly relatives.Some have had their Facebook and email accounts hacked."In addition, there has been a consistent stream of false and slanderous accusations against BBC Persian staff in the official Iranian media, ranging from allegations of serious sexual assault, drug trafficking, and criminal financial behaviour."Thompson noted that Iran had repeatedly attempted to jam international TV stations such as BBC Persian in a campaign to "prevent the Iranian people from accessing a vital source of free information".Now we know that visionary businessman Elon Musk, who founded Space X, Tesla, and a new, mysterious tunnel-building firm called the Boring Company, is talking to President Donald Trump ...Jana Duggar, unlike her other adult sisters, has yet to settle down and have children of her own, but that hasn’t stopped her from being a child-rearer.The BBC's director general has accused the Iranian authorities of intimidating those working for its Persian service.
"We will continue to do so."Diplomatic relations between Britain and Iran have deteriorated as tensions mount over Tehran's disputed nuclear program.It was another boost to the moderate and reformist camp after President Hassan Rohani won a resounding victory in the May 19 presidential election. These are external links and will open in a new window/ These are external links and will open in a new window/ Mr Trump has repeatedly criticised Iran during his first foreign trip as president This is President Donald Trump's first foray to the Middle East and it will not be his last. Shiprock thrusts up from the surrounding New Mexico desert without warning.It's no wonder this abrupt landform is the center of a Navajo legend involving a giant bird that turned to stone — it's impossible to look at the sheer cliffs without wondering what created them. The logo of Ford is seen during the 87th International Motor Show at Palexpo in Geneva, Switzerland March 8, 2017.The BBC has accused Iran of intimidating staff at its BBC Persian TV service through a campaign involving slander, arrests and the hacking of Facebook accounts.BBC director general Mark Thompson said today that the Tehran authorities were waging a programme of "bullying and harassment" against BBC Persian.