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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Reza Kahlili/THEDC: Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, stated on Wednesday that the only solution for the region is the destruction of Israel, and that the armed confrontation must expand beyond Gaza. Meanwhile, revolutionary guards announced new missiles which could destroy Israel’s Iron Dome missile defense system. Fars News Agency, a media outlet run by ...

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Jul 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: The United States will give Iran access to another $2.8 billion over the next several months and appears to have conceded to Iran’s demand that it be permitted to domestically enrich uranium, the key component in a nuclear weapon, according to senior Obama administration officials. In exchange for agreeing over the weekend ...

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Jul 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

VIENNA – Diplomats say Iran and six powers have extended nuclear talks until Nov. 24 after realizing that differences were too big to reach a deal by the Sunday, the informal deadline. The decision was expected, with much of Friday spent on debating not obstacles standing in the way of an agreement but how long ...

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Jul 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WFB: White House press secretary Josh Earnest said Monday it was not a mistake to ease sanctions on Iran, rejecting a recent report that the lessened sanctions are undermining U.S. influence in negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program. Keep Reading

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Jul 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: The terror group Hamas has begun deploying against Israel advanced long-range missiles provided to the militant group by Iran, forcing the Israeli military to specifically target these weapons caches in air strikes, according to Israel’s ambassador to the United States. The Israeli Defense Forces has begun striking Hamas missile factories that are ...

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Jun 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: American victims of Iranian terrorism were permitted by a U.S. court to assume control over Iran’s Internet licenses and domains in recompense for crimes perpetrated by the regime in Tehran, according to court documents. The decision means that Iran could effectively be kicked off the Internet once control of its “top level ...

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Jun 24, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: Iran’s Russian-built nuclear power plant in Bushehr hit capacity on Tuesday and was hooked into the country’s national power grid, according to Iranian officials. The contested power plant, which the West suspects could be used to fuel a nuclear weapons program, hit its top capacity and is now generating electrical power across ...

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Jun 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: Iran long provided shelter and protection to the founder and former commander of al Qaeda in Iraq (AQI), the predecessor to Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS), which rose to power due in large part to Tehran’s support, according to multiple intelligence reports and outside experts. AQI leader ...

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Jun 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

(Reuters) - Iran's top leader rejected possible intervention in Iraq by the United States or other outside powers, accusing Washington on Sunday of trying to manipulate Iraqi sectarian differences to retake control of the country it once occupied. In remarks published by the official IRNA news agency, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei added that Iraqis themselves ...

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Jun 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Tehran (AFP) - Some 5,000 Iranians have pledged online to defend Iraq's Shiite Muslim holy sites against Sunni extremists who are waging war against the Baghdad government, a report said on Tuesday. The pledges were made on the harimshia.org website, which was launched by a group naming itself the Popular Headquarters for the Defence of Shiite ...

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Jun 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Breaking: White House says U.S. won't pursue coordinated military action with Iran in Iraq. http://t.co/tYCeEMbSEk— Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) June 16, 2014

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Jun 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: State Department counter-terrorism officials warned in late April that Iran had “trained, funded, and provided guidance” to ethnic Iraqi terror groups bent on destabilizing the country. The April warning appears to directly contradict and undermine comments last week by a State Department spokeswoman claiming that the United States and Iran have a ...

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Jun 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: The Obama administration, unable to move the needle in the three-year-old Syrian civil war, now finds itself on the verge of moving toward a "my enemy's enemy" foreign policy with Iran in order to keep Iraq from falling apart next door. The possibility of partnering with Iran to deal with a ...

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Jun 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Tehran (AFP) - Iran warned on Sunday that "any foreign military intervention in Iraq" would only complicate the crisis, after the United States said it was deploying a warship in the Gulf. "Iraq has the capacity and necessary preparations for the fight against terrorism and extremism," foreign ministry spokesman Marzieh Afkham was Sunday quoted as saying ...

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Jun 13, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Jun 12, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES: With U.S. forces out of Iraq and the nation spinning out of control, the nation has turned to someone else to help quell the violence: the Iranian Revolutionary Guard. Two battalions of the Quds Forces have been sent to the advance of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), an al ...

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Jun 11, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WB: On CNN’s Crossfire, Stephanie Cutter claimed Tuesday that George W. Bush “couldn’t bring Russia and China to the table on the Iran sanctions”, while Hillary Clinton succeeded in doing so. “That’s an accomplishment,” Cutter remarked. While it might be an accomplishment, it’s one that did in fact belong to Bush. And Bush, unlike ...

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Jun 11, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: An adviser to President Barack Obama recently asked Iranian government officials to release imprisoned U.S. pastor Saeed Abedini amid repeated calls for the administration to take a tougher stand against human rights abuses in Iran. Joel Hunter, a pastor at Northland Church in Orlando and a spiritual adviser to Obama, discussed religious ...

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Jun 10, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WFB: Nuclear expert Olli Henoinen told Congress Tuesday, “Today we don’t know how many centrifuges Iran has.” Although the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has some information on Iran’s centrifuges, according to Henoinen, “it has not got the total number of centrifuges produced.” Henoinen, the former Deputy Director of the IAEA, made the remarks ...

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Jun 9, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: Israel’s Strategic Affairs Minister Yuval Steinitz said that Iran could have 50 to 100 nuclear warheads in the next ten years if Western nations decide to ink a bad deal with the Islamic Republic. Steinitz, speaking at a national security conference in Israel, said this “nightmare scenario” could come about if the ...

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Jun 8, 2014 Comments Off Jack Flash

This deal has nothing to do with peaceful nuclear energy and everybody knows it. If we're allowed to kill our enemies, we sure are allowed to deny them nuclear weapons, so they the pretense that Iran is entitled to them? Associated Press: The U.S. is reassembling key members of the diplomatic team that held secret negotiations ...

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Jun 4, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: Executions in Iran continue to soar to record-breaking levels in 2014, as more than two people are being killed every day and some 320 executions have taken place in the first five months of 2014 alone, according to human rights observers. Iran is on track to eclipse the number of executions committed ...

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Jun 3, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

TEHRAN, Iran – On the eve of talks, Iran's moderate president said Tuesday that his administration will defend the Islamic Republic's nuclear rights and work to end international sanctions that have devastated its economy. Hassan Rouhani's remarks were seen as part of his efforts to defuse claims by hard-liners that he has given too many ...

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May 31, 2014 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Tehran (AFP) - A commander from Iran's Revolutionary Guards has been killed in Syria, media said Saturday, a disclosure that runs counter to Tehran's insistence it is not fighting alongside President Bashar al-Assad's forces. Reports that Abdollah Eskandari died while "defending" a Shiite shrine emerged earlier this week but neither the elite military unit nor Iran's ...

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