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Heavy water reactor, In Arak, Iran
By Jay Solomon, Wall Street Journal Sunday, 24 April 2016 Deal to purchase heavy water from Tehran aims to protect broad accord reached in July WASHINGTON—The Obama administration agreed Friday to buy 32 tons of Iran’s heavy water, a key component in atomic-weapons development, a new gambit in a growing White House…
The west has lifted the sanctions, Iranian regime funding terrorism
By Andreas Becker, Deutsche WelleThursday, 21 April 2016 Economic sanctions against Iran were lifted in January, opening up fresh business opportunities for the country. Yet it complains that it still does not have access to financial markets. Why is that? During the spring meeting of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and…
James Mattis is a 41-year veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, wants Iran to be a top focus for the next president (whoever it is)
By Leo ShaneIll, Military TimesFriday, 22 April 2016 Jim Mattis says he hasn’t thought about becoming commander in chief, but he has thought about what the next president needs to focus on to keep America safe. “The Iranian regime, in my mind, is the single most enduring threat to stability…
September 1980, Abadan, Iran – An Iraqi soldier watches as the Iranian Abadan refinery, located near the Iraqi border, burns. The Abadan oil refinery was under constant fire from the Iraqi air force during the Iran-Iraq conflict. (Henri Bureau/Sygma/Corbis)
By Paul Wells, MacleansThursday, 21 April 2016 Few events in the 20th century were as large and remain as poorly understood by outsiders as the eight-year war between Iran and Iraq. From 1980 to 1988 the two countries, which share hundreds of miles of border, fought with ever-escalating desperation and…
Ed Royce, Chairman of the US House Foreign Affairs Committee, introduced legislation to block concessions
By Jennifer Rubin, Washington PostThursday, 21 April 2016 The Iranians clearly see the JCPOA as a first step in their effort to recalibrate its relationship with the West, that is to force the United States to recede and enable it to dominate the region. With President Obama, Iran is pushing on an open…
Iran suppresses the Baha'i community harshly
By Terry Glavin, Ottawa CitizenWednesday, 20 April 2016 You’d have to go for a very long walk to find a religious tradition as benign as the Baha’i faith, which marks the holiest days of its calendar during the 12-day Festival of Ridvan, which began at sunset on Tuesday this week. The…
Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) denounced the Obama administration’s effort allowing Iran to access directly or indirectly U.S. dollars
By Jennifer Rubin, Washington PostWednesday, 20 April 2016 The Obama administration’s hint that it was considering allowing Iran to access directly or indirectly U.S. dollars drew furious, negative reaction from both sides of the aisle. On Monday, Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) denounced the effort and called for the administration to reaffirm definitively its explicit…
Iran is ranked amongst the poorest of all countries
By Staff Writer, Iran ProbeThursday, 21 April 2016 The recent annual budget bill was presented to the Iranian parliament at a time when the government of President Hassan Rouhani is engulfed in an acute economic bankruptcy crisis and the military budget has increased once again. This budget bill will impose…
Khamenei tries to recoup the missing savage strikes by Russian war planes by introducing more ground force into Syria.
By Heshmat Alavi, Middle East OnlineMonday, 18 April 2016 It was a bad news for Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ali Khamenei, when Russia pulled out its forces from Syria while the forces opposing the rule of President Bashar Assad were making headway. Khamenei tried to recoup the missing savage strikes by…
U.S. Treasury official Adam Szubin
By Matthew Levitt, Wall Street JournalMonday, 18 April 2016 The governor of Iran’s central bank warned last week that failure to do more to integrate Iranian banks into the global economy could jeopardize the international agreement over Tehran’s nuclear program. The onus is on Washington and its allies to reassure banks that…
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External Links

Two Misguided Reports

  • HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH Report
    HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH Report
    On 18 May 2005, the US based Human Rights Watch (“HRW”) issued a 28-page report (“the HRW Report”) concerning the People's Mojahedin Organisation of Iran (“PMOI / MEK”).  Entitled ‘No Exit: Human Rights Abuses Inside the MKO Camps’, the HRW Report was essentially based on 12 hours of telephone interviews with 12…
  • Courting Disaster, A response to Rand report on People’s Mujahedin Organization of Iran
    Courting Disaster, A response to Rand report on People’s Mujahedin Organization of Iran
    The RAND National Defense Research Institute published in July 2009 the report The Mujahedin-e Khalq: A Policy Conundrum for the Multi-National Force-Iraq, Task Force 134 (Detainee Operations). The report focuses on the circumstances surrounding the detention of the Mujahedin-e Khalq (MeK) at Camp Ashraf and “whether MeK members were taken into custody…