War is not full bore 24/7. There are lulls such as Intifada 1 and 2. 9/11 wsa the beginning of WWIII. Just becasue the blitz isn't going on over Tel Aviv or NY or London doesn't mean there is not a war. The rules have changed.
Reformists are in the lead in Iranian parliamentary elections (dpa)
from the article: Israel's Justice Ministry to probe claims of Shin Bet torture and abuse