About Iran Unveiled

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Iran Unveiled is a project exploring Iran and reintroducing it to the world in a positive light, contrary to what the media is doing today. We depict different aspects of life in Iran, from its magical art and culture to its progressive science and research. Welcome to this wondrous journey throughout one of the world’s oldest cultures.



Layla Etesami  is an Iranian born and raised in Tehran, Iran. She is actively looking to change the world’s perception of Iran. She is the co-founder and a writer for Iran Unveiled. Currently, Layla is studying to get her doctorate in political science in George Washington University in Washington D.C., and is working as a Middle East analyst for the United Nations.11849949_1634266366832103_170663752_n

Babak Saidi was born and currently lives in Tehran, Iran. He provides Iran Unveiled with photos, and culture from all over Iran, and is also the social media manager. Currently, Babak is studying photography and art in the University of Tehran.

Lida Ehteshami is an Iranian-American born in Houston, Texas who has been actively studying and researching American policy in the Middle East for five years.  She is the co-founder and a writer focusing on Iranian foreign policy in the West and US-Iran relations for Iran Unveiled.

Afsaneh Salimi was born in Mashhad, Iran and currently lives in Karaj, Iran. She is the main researcher for Iran Unveiled and provides us with all the latest news updates in Iran. Afsaneh has graduated from Ferdowsi University of Mashhad and currently has a job teaching.