Iranian-American
Thursday August 24, 2017

Patrick Kennedy: US must support democracy in Iran

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Here's an excellent argument by former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, a Democrat, on the Iran nuclear deal and the need for the Obama administration to focus on supporting democracy in Iran. Mr. Kennedy's article appeared in the Chicago Tribune on Monday:

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US negotiations continue alongside human rights violations in Iran

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A new report from by the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom on imprisonment and persecution of Christians, Baha’is, Jews and minority Sunni Muslims has made key lawmakers to call for new human rights sanctions targeting Iran’s clerical regime and has urged President Obama whose administration is undergoing negotiations with Tehran to spearhead this step.

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US Court Awards Dissident over Iranian Washington Lobby

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Hassan Daiolsalam

Stop Fundamentalism – An Iranian-American dissident, who has been outspoken about the activities of the Iranian regime's Lobby in Washington, was awarded a sum over $180,000 last week by the court to compensate for damages following a defamation claim law suit brought against him by the Iranian government’s Lobby.

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US senators introduce bill targeting Iran foreign exchange reserve

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Reuters - A group of bipartisan U.S. senators introduced legislation on Wednesday that aims to block Iran's access to billions of dollars worth of foreign currency reserves, in the latest step by Congress to try to slow the Islamic Republic's disputed nuclear program.

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Iranian Opposition NCRI Opens Washington D.C. office

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Speaking at the opening ceremony, from left to right, Phillip J. Crowley, Patrick Kennedy, Alireza Jafarzadeh, General James Jones, Sona Samsami, John Bolton, John Sono

AFP - The People's Mujahedeen, the Iranian opposition group listed by the United States as a terrorist organization until last year, opened an office in Washington Thursday for the first time in 15 years.

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