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Oct 17, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Oct 15, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

KRGV.COM: WASHINGTON, D.C. - Texas lawmakers say an assassination plot by a Texas man shows how vulnerable the border is to terrorism. Super secretive terrorist trainers is what Iran's Revolutionary Army is. They're called the Quds. They answer to the president of Iran. Federal prosecutors say Mansoor Arbabsiar got his marching orders to assassinate the Saudi ambassador from ...

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Oct 14, 2011 5 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Such a move, in response to the alleged assassination plot on a Saudi envoy, could severely damage Iran's economy. Iran has said it would consider it an act of war. Los Angeles Times: Reporting from Washington— The Obama administration said it was "actively" considering sanctioning Iran's central bank in retaliation for an alleged Iranian assassination plot, ...

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Oct 13, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Fox News: A top senator warned that the United States should be on "alert" about other Iran-driven terror plots in the wake of the alleged scheme to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to Washington. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, said she's been aware of the investigation for about a month and that ...

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Oct 13, 2011 Comments Off Angelia

Reuters: Defense Secretary Leon Panetta chided congressional dysfunction and warned that cutting $450 billion in defense spending would take the Pentagon "to the edge" at a hearing on Thursday punctuated by anti-war protests. Panetta, in his first appearance as Pentagon chief before the Republican-led House Armed Services Committee, said any defense cuts over the $450 billion ...

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Oct 13, 2011 5 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Space Travel.com: Iran acknowledged as a failure Wednesday its attempt to send a live monkey into space last month -- touted as its first step towards launching a man into space. "The Kavoshgar-5 rocket carrying a capsule with a live animal (a monkey) was launched during Shahrivar," an Iranian calendar month spanning August 23 to September ...

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Oct 13, 2011 5 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

CBS News/Associated Press: WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama said Thursday that officials at the "highest levels" of the Iranian government must be held accountable for a brazen and bizarre plot to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to the United States on American soil, insisting leaders of the world will believe the U.S. case without dispute once they ...

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Oct 13, 2011 7 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Related: ACT OF WAR - Why What Iran Was Planning Against The U.S. Was A Military Strike, Not A "Terror Attack" WASHINGTON (AP) — The alleged Iranian plot to assassinate the Saudi Arabian ambassador to the United States may be an act of war against the U.S., the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee said ...

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Oct 12, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Related: Hezbollah In Mexico Working With Drug Cartels (Hezbollah is funded by Iran) New York Times: WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Wednesday sought to reconcile what it said was solid evidence of an Iranian plot to murder Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the United States with a wave of puzzlement and skepticism from some foreign leaders ...

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Oct 12, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Guardian: The Saudi Arabian government has issued a menacing warning to Iran that it will have to "pay the price" for the alleged plot to hire a Mexican drugs cartel to assassinate its ambassador in Washington. The threat from the Saudis came as the Obama administration resisted calls from within the US, mainly from the conservative right, ...

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Oct 12, 2011 18 Comments ›› Angelia

Related: ACT OF WAR - Why What Iran Was Planning Against The U.S. Was A Military Strike, Not A "Terror Attack" The Long War Journal: The US Treasury Department has designated five individuals involved in an alleged plot to assassinate Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the US, including Qasem Soleimani, the commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps-Qods ...

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Oct 12, 2011 3 Comments ›› Angelia

NewsMax: The Iranian plot to assassinate Saudi Arabia's ambassador and blow up the Saudi and Israeli embassies in Washington is a clear act of war says former Rep. Pete Hoekstra and Newsmax chief Washington correspondent Ronald Kessler — with Kessler adding the plot should be answered with a U.S attack on Iran's nuclear facilities. The plot will ...

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Oct 11, 2011 10 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Related: ACT OF WAR: Official Iranian Government Plot For Military Strike Against Washington, D.C. Thwarted – With Video – UPDATED Press TV: Iran has categorically rejected the US accusations that the Islamic Republic was involved in a plot to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to Washington, calling it a ‘prefabricated scenario.’ Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman, Ramin Mehmanparast, said ...

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Oct 11, 2011 14 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

By any definition, this is an act of war. Obama must recognize it as such, or risk impeachment and charges of treason which could result in his legal, constitutionally-mandated conviction, death sentence, and execution. This is not a thwarted "terror plot", this is a thwarted military strike. The military, in this case, the Iranian ...

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Oct 8, 2011 Comments Off The Assassin

Jerusalem World News: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has accused Turkey of agreeing to install an early warning system that is designed to protect Israel against Iranian missile attack if war breaks out between Iran and Israel. “The missile defense shield is aimed at defending the Zionist regime. They don’t want to let our missiles land in the ...

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Sep 27, 2011 9 Comments ›› Angelia

CNSNews.com An Iranian pastor who refuses to renounce his Christian faith could be hanged as soon as Wednesday, after a trial court ruling this week upheld his death sentence for “apostasy.” Religious freedom advocates are calling urgently for governments to take up the case of Youcef Nadarkhani, a 32-year-old evangelical first sentenced to death late last year. ...

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Sep 23, 2011 1 Comment ›› Angelia

Examiner: While Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas is in New York City pleading his case for statehood for his people at the United Nations building, the U.S. Department of State on Thursday added another name to its list of those designated terrorists. The State Department announced the designation of Hamas' Muhammad Hisham Muhammad Isma’il Abu Ghazala under Executive ...

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Sep 22, 2011 5 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Guardian UK: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the Iranian president, has launched a stinging attack at the United Nations on the US and other major powers as militarist, imperialist and unfit to dominate global governance. Ahmadinejad's verbal assault on the west and Israel promoted walkouts by diplomatic delegations. US diplomats were the first to leave, when Ahmadinejad referred to the ...

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Sep 17, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's foreign minister said Saturday that the courts are willing in "the near future" to commute the prison sentences for two Americans convicted of spying. The Americans' lawyer, meanwhile, was in court trying to arrange a $1 million bail-for-freedom deal. The release rests in the hands of the hard-line judiciary, and Foreign ...

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Sep 13, 2011 3 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

NBC News: TEHRAN — Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told NBC News Tuesday that two Americans given eight-year prison sentences for spying and entering the country illegally will be released "in two days." Ahmadinejad made the remark about Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal in a one-on-one interview with Ann Curry that was broadcast on NBC's ...

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Sep 13, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Jerusalem Post: Former US vice president Dick Cheney believes Israel will launch a military attack against Iran's nuclear facilities in order to prevent the Islamic Republic from creating a nuclear weapon, he said in an interview with US news outlet Newsmax published on Sunday. “I think Iran represents an existential threat, and they'll do whatever they have ...

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Sep 6, 2011 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Revolution in Iran appears to be a matter of time, US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta predicted on Tuesday, saying the Iranian reform movement was learning from revolts in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya and Syria. Panetta, a former CIA director who took over the Pentagon's top job in July, was asked on the Charlie ...

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Aug 23, 2011 Comments Off Angelia

Ynetnews: Tehran has put on display a new Iranian-made cruise missile, which it says has a range of 124 miles and is capable of destroying a warship. The cruise missile, designed for sea-based targets, is the latest addition to Iran's growing arsenal.President Mahmoud Ahmadinejadattended a ceremony Tuesday that showed off the weapon, dubbed "Ghader," or ...

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Aug 22, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

YNet: Iran has moved some of its centrifuge machines to an underground enrichment site that offers better protection from possible airstrikes, the country's vice president said Monday. Engineers are "hard at work" preparing the facility in Fordo, which is carved into a mountain to protect it against possible attacks, to house the centrifuges, Fereidoun Abbasi ...

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Aug 21, 2011 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

(AFP)- Russia has put forward "proposals" to build new nuclear power plants in Iran after the completion of the Bushehr project, local media reported Sunday quoting the Islamic republic's atomic chief. "We have held negotiations with the Russians regarding the construction of new nuclear power plants. They have put forward some proposals," Fereydoon Abbasi Davani ...

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