Home  »  Iran (Page 3)


Apr 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: Iran is insisting that the United States accept its decision to appoint a former terrorist as it representative to the United Nations, which held a closed-door meeting on Tuesday to address Tehran’s concerns over the matter. President Barack Obama signed into law last week a widely supported bill preventing countries from appointing ...

Continue Reading


Apr 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: The United States has released $1 billion in cash assets to Iran in April alone under the interim nuclear deal aimed at ratcheting back Iran’s nuclear program, according to the White House. The Obama administration unfroze Iranian assets totaling $550 million on April 10 and another $450 million on April 15. The ...

Continue Reading


Apr 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(Reuters) – The United States has taken steps to release a $450 million (267.9 million pounds) instalment of frozen Iranian funds following a report from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) verifying that Iran is living up to its part of a landmark nuclear pact with world powers, the U.S. State Department said on Thursday. State ...

Continue Reading


Apr 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Guardian: When he felt the noose around his neck, Balal must have thought he was about to take his last breath. Minutes earlier, crowds had watched as guards pushed him towards the gallows for what was meant to be yet another public execution in the Islamic republic of Iran. Seven years ago Balal, ...

Continue Reading


Apr 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: Sen. Rand Paul (R., Ky.) denied that a nuclear Iran would pose a national security threat to the United States or Israel in a 2007 radio interview with talk show host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones. “Even our own intelligence community consensus opinion now is that they’re not a threat. Like my ...

Continue Reading


Apr 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON EXAMINER: Obama on Friday signed into law a bill authored by Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz that would bar an Iranian diplomat from entering the United States, but immediately issued a statement saying he won't enforce it. Obama decided to treat the law as mere advice. "Acts of espionage and terrorism against the ...

Continue Reading


Apr 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from NY TIMES: Obama has warned that Iran is not open for business, even as the United States has loosened some of its punishing economic sanctions as part of an interim nuclear pact. Yet, on Tuesday morning, Iran had an unlikely visitor: a plane, owned by the Bank of Utah, a community bank in Ogden ...

Continue Reading


Apr 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: The Iranian regime is slated to hang on Tuesday a 26-year-old woman charged with fatally stabbing her accused rapist, the Washington Free Beacon has learned. Rayhaneh Jabbari, a 26-year-old former interior designer, is scheduled to be hanged this week after serving the last seven years in prison for stabbing a doctor who ...

Continue Reading


Apr 9, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Al Arabiya: Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday that the Islamic Republic will never slow down its nuclear research program, urging his negotiators to remain stern when dealing with world powers over the country’s nuclear program. “These negotiations should continue,” he told nuclear scientists in Tehran, the official IRNA news agency ...

Continue Reading


Apr 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Continue Reading


Apr 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Floor Action: The Senate passed a bill Monday that would allow President Obama to block Iran’s new United Nations ambassador from entering the United States. The bill from Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) came in reaction to Iran's decision to name Hamid Abutalebi as its new U.N. representative. Cruz said Abutalebi is a member of ...

Continue Reading


Apr 2, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad emerged from hiding on Wednesday to deliver a rare public speech in which he told Iranians, “We can rest the day that we raise the flag of martyrs over the White House,” according to an independent translation of Persian language media reports. Ahmadinejad, most notorious for his ...

Continue Reading


Apr 1, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from NY DAILY NEWS: The Iranian companies that own a Midtown office tower worth more than $500 million must forfeit the building to people who successfully sued Iran for damages over terrorist attacks, including 9/11, a judge has ruled. In a written opinion Friday, Manhattan Federal Judge Katherine Forrest said the companies must hand ...

Continue Reading


Mar 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Continue Reading


Mar 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier U.S.S. Abraham Lincoln in April 2012. Iran is building a mock-up in one of its shipyards. Karolina A. Martinez/U.S. Navy, via Agence France-Presse — Getty Images The mock-up is of a Nimitz-class aircraft carrier. Digitalglobe WASHINGTON — Iran is building a nonworking mock-up of an American nuclear-powered aircraft carrier that ...

Continue Reading


Mar 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Pamela Geller: Iran, certain to go down in history as one of Obama’s cataclysmic failures (and there are many worthy of that designation). "Iran’s uranium enrichment will go on" ~President Hassan Rouhani #IranTalksVienna— Pres. Hassan Rouhani (@drRouhani) March 19, 2014 Today President Rouhani tweeted, “”Iran’s uranium enrichment will go on” ~President Hassan Rouhani. ...

Continue Reading


Mar 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

MOSCOW — Russia may revise its stance in the Iranian nuclear talks amid tensions with the West over Ukraine, a senior diplomat warned Wednesday. Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said, according to the Interfax news agency, that Russia didn't want to use the Iranian nuclear talks to "raise the stakes," but may have to do so ...

Continue Reading


Mar 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: Iranian officials revealed on Monday that several “new acts of sabotage” had taken place at its controversial Arak nuclear reactor facility and that other so-called “enemy plots” had been carried out at separate key nuclear sites. Iranian security forces told the country’s state-run press early Monday that these “new acts of sabotage” ...

Continue Reading


Mar 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from DAILY CALLER: A leading ayatollah of Iran’s Islamic regime is promising that Western leaders will be executed by the Islamic messiah, the state-owned media outlet Mehr news reported Saturday. “When Imam Zaman ['Mahdi,' the last Shiite Imam] comes, he will behead the Western leaders,” warned Ayatollah Mohammad Emami Kashani, the interim Friday prayer leader ...

Continue Reading


Mar 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Continue Reading


Mar 12, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: U.S. Pastor Saeed Abedini has been shackled by guards at an Iranian hospital and told he must return to prison without receiving vital treatment, according to the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ). Abedini was recently taken to a private hospital in Iran after numerous beatings at the notorious Rajai Shahr ...

Continue Reading


Mar 12, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Tehran — Russia has signed a preliminary agreement to build at least two more nuclear power plants in the Iranian port city of Bushehr, Iran's official IRNA news agency reported on Wednesday. The deal was reached during a visit to Tehran on Tuesday by a senior official of Russia's state atomic energy agency Rosatom, IRNA said. "Iran ...

Continue Reading


Mar 11, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Lede: With the fate and location of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet still unexplained on Tuesday, the police were investigating the possibilities of hijacking, sabotage and possible psychological or personal problems among the crew and passengers, while other agencies in Malaysia continued to investigate noncriminal explanations, as Thomas Fuller, Jane Perlez and ...

Continue Reading


Mar 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from DAILY MAIL: Authorities have revealed one of the two men who used stolen passports to board the missing Malaysian Airlines plane looked like Mario Balotelli. As it emerged an Iranian businessman known only as Mr Ali was understood to have booked the tickets for the two passengers using the stolen passports, the men who ...

Continue Reading


Mar 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Israel National News: Israel is displaying the weapons cache from the Iranian shipment to Gaza on Monday, in a bid to show the international community the 'true face' behind the Islamic Republic. The IDF spokesperson's office announced Sunday that the Klos C ship, which docked in Eilat over the weekend, has been unloaded ...

Continue Reading
Page 3 of 54« First...2345...10...Last »