November 18, 2017

The Washington Post Editorial: “The emerging Iran nuclear deal raises major concerns”

By the Washington Post Editorial Board
 February 5, 2015

 THE Obama administration pushes to complete a nuclear accord with Iran, numerous members of Congress, former secretaries of state and officials of allied governments are expressing concern about the contours of the emerging deal. Though we have long supported negotiations with Iran as well as the interim agreement the United […]

Iran’s emerging empire gets a pass from inattentive White House

National Post

Charles Krauthammer | January 23, 2015 1:30 PM ET

WASHINGTON — While Iran’s march toward a nuclear bomb has provoked a major clash between the White House and Congress, Iran’s march toward conventional domination of the Arab world has been largely overlooked. In Washington, that is. The Arabs have noticed. And the pro-American ones, the Gulf Arabs […]

Argentine Phone Calls Detail Efforts to Shield Iran

The New York Times
By JONATHAN GILBERT and SIMON ROMERO
JAN. 21, 2015
BUENOS AIRES — Intercepted conversations between representatives of the Iranian and Argentine governments point to a long pattern of secret negotiations to reach a deal in which Argentina would receive oil in exchange for shielding Iranian officials from charges that they orchestrated the bombing of […]

Opinion: Little to show after the yearlong talks with Iran

December 08, 2014, 05:00 pm
Little to show after the yearlong talks with Iran

By Majid Sadeghpour

The West seems to have learned little – sadly very little – in its dealings with Iran’s Ayatollahs. In the past and recently, the Iranian regime has played a waiting game: offer a little, stall a while, offer less, stall more, all […]

Howard Dean on US Policy on Iran: “I think we have it backwards”

Former Vermont Governor  & DNC Chairman Howard Dean has branded Iran under mullahs rule as a ‘terrorist state’ whose ideology is not religious but entirely political.

In an interview with Bloomberg TV, Mr. Dean noted that US policy on Iran needed an overhaul and that the US had cut off Iranian dissidents while giving billions of […]

Turkish intelligence: Iranian businessman sent $1.5M for assassination of Saudi envoy

Turkish intelligence: Iranian businessman sent $1.5M for assassination of Saudi envoy
An Iranian businessman has been accused of paying $1.5 million to fund the assassination of the Saudi ambassador to the US.
Reza Zarrab is suspected of sending the money to US-Iranian citizen Manssour Arbabsiar, who was sentenced to 25 years in prison in May 2013 for […]

Syria crisis: Tremseh ‘massacre’ and more – an update as of Friday 13 July 2012

Syria crisis: Tremseh ‘massacre’ – Friday 13 July 2012
• Assad forces kill more than 200 near Hama, say activists
• State media blames “terrorists” for the killings
• Annan critical of regime using heavy weapons in Tremseh
• UN security council stuck in gridlock over Syria

H.R.1905: Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Human Rights Act of 2012

Iranian Americans Support Letter by 44 Senators to Obama, End of Fruitless Dialogue With Iran

 
Click to read more in an article in the Foreign Policy magazine
 
 

Boehner warns of Iranian threat to democracy in Americas

The Hill
5/08/2012
Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Tuesday warned that Iran’s “global ambitions” are a threat to democracies in Central and Latin America.
The Speaker told members of the Council of the Americas he wants to see “the entire Western Hemisphere [become] a free enterprise zone — free markets, free trade and free people,” but cautioned that […]