Jason Rezaian
Correspondent

Jason Rezaian is the Post’s correspondent in Tehran. Before joining the Post in 2012, Rezaian was a freelance journalist based in Tehran, reporting for the San Francisco Chronicle, GlobalPost, Slate, Time, Foreign Policy and others.

Latest by Jason Rezaian

To save money, Iran ends cash payout program

Stopping the stipends received by more than 90 percent of Iranians will test President Rouhani’s popularity.

House votes to oppose Iran’s choice as U.N. ambassador

House votes to oppose Iran’s choice as U.N. ambassador

Administration will not say whether Obama will sign legislation, which could cause public spat with Tehran.

For a few days each year, Tehran can breathe

For a few days each year, Tehran can breathe

The pollution in the Iranian capital is some of the worst in the world — but the Nowruz holiday means relief.

Iran’s leader preaches self-reliance in face of sanctions

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, in his annual Nowruz speech, does not mention nuclear talks with six world powers.