Thursday August 24, 2017

U.S. Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen: Aim for Dismantlement of Iran's Ballistic Missile Program

U.S. Representative Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., was first elected to Congress in 1989. She is the first woman to chair the House Foreign Affairs Committee. She is also the chairwoman of the House Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, who held a hearing on “Testing the Limits: Iran’s Ballistic Missile Program, Sanctions, and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps” on Wednesday. 

Her opening remarks are presented here:

Main Architect in Iran Nuclear Deal Runs Iran Policy at State Department

Sahar Nowrouzzadeh was the Iran director for the National Security Council (NSC) during Obama’s administration. She is now working at the State Department where she is in charge of Iran and the Persian Gulf region for policy planning. Nowrouzzadeh once worked for a supposed Iranian regime lobbying group and was once employed by the National Iranian-American Council (NIAC) – the non-profit organisation that lobbies for the Iranian regime.

IAEA report confirms Iran has exceeded nuclear deal limit for the second time

According to an article published by Reuters, Iran has exceeded a soft limit on sensitive material. The limit was set during the nuclear deal with major powers.

This news was provided by the U.N. atomic watchdog said on Wednesday just hours after Donald Trump, a strong criticiser of the nuclear deal, won the U.S. presidential election.

Iran regime’s nuclear weaponization activities and growing concerns

There have been growing concerns regarding Iran’s nuclear weapons activities as the country continues to block nuclear inspectors from carrying out a full investigation.

Who is Hassan Rouhani?


Iran: Stock Losers of Financial Firms Rally in Mashhad, 6 June 2017

Iran: Protest In Tehran, In front of Parliament against Credit Institutions, 6 June 2017