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Posts Tagged: US Iran

September 12, 2017 7:00 pm
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Top Iranian Official Denounces UN Nuclear Watchdog Chief Yukiya Amano, Confirms Tehran Will Not Open Military Sites to International Inspection

A senior adviser to Iran's Supreme Leader has fiercely denounced Yukiya Amano – the head of the UN's nuclear monitoring body, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) – for...

July 10, 2017 2:18 pm
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The US-Iran Syndrome: Leverage or Squander?

Western leaders tend to sacrifice long-term, complex national security strategic goals on the altar of short-term, easily-grasped tactical gain -- a strategy resulting from the realities of...

June 3, 2017 9:30 am
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CIA Names New Iran Chief in Sign of Trump Administration’s Hard Line

He is known as the Dark Prince or Ayatollah Mike, nicknames he earned as the Central Intelligence Agency officer who oversaw the hunt for Osama...

May 7, 2017 10:50 am
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Israeli Intelligence Minister Urges Formal US-Israel Understanding Over Iranian Threat, Calls for Recognition of Jewish State’s Sovereignty in Golan

Israel's intelligence minister has called for a new US-Israeli security understanding over the extensive presence in Syria of Iranian forces. Israel Katz, Israel's Minister for Transportation...

April 25, 2017 10:02 am
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Report: Obama Whitewashed Terror, Nuclear Proliferation Ties of Iranian ‘Businessmen’ He Freed

When President Barack Obama announced the “one-time gesture” of releasing Iranian-born prisoners who “were not charged with terrorism or any violent offenses” last year, his...

September 8, 2015 4:06 pm
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Report: Iran Parliament Chief Says US Interpretation of Iran Deal is ‘Unacceptable’

Ali Larijani, Iran's Parliament speaker, rejected the U.S. reading of the nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, particularly regarding sanctions, NPR reported on Wednesday. Speaking to NPR...

July 21, 2014 6:22 pm
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On Twitter, Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei Admits to Being the Head of the Serpent Whose Tail is Hamas in Gaza

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei admitted to providing support for Hamas in Gaza, in a series of hateful tweets against Israel on Sunday and Monday. Iran's...

July 16, 2014 10:20 am
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As U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee Probes Tehran’s Global Terror Ties, Focus on Iranian Provenance of Hamas Missiles

The U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee on Wednesday began a hearing, entitled 'Iran's Destabilizing Role in the Middle East,' where experts fingered Iran for supplying...

June 3, 2014 11:13 am
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Chairman of House Foreign Affairs Committee Royce Questions Kerry Over Reported Iran-Russia Sanctions-Busting Oil-for-Goods Deal

Ed Royce, Chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee, on Monday sent a formal letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry...

March 20, 2014 1:26 pm
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At American Jewish Congress Gala, Hillary Clinton Backs Obama on Iran Approach

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton told an audience in New York on Wednesday night that she supports President Barack Obama's policy towards Iran, the...

March 17, 2014 10:48 am
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CIA Iran Chief Suspended, Department ‘Was Not Functioning’

The CIA's Iran chief of operations was suspended after sending the division that coordinates spying on Iran and its nuclear program into disarray, the Los...

March 3, 2014 9:51 pm
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U.S. Reps Cantor, Hoyer United Against Iran Acquiring Nuclear Weapon

The Republican and Democratic leaders of the U.S. House of Representatives, Eric Cantor and Steny Hoyer, stood together on the dais at the 2014 AIPAC...

March 2, 2014 11:20 pm
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Treasury Secretary Lew Champions Obama’s Sanctions Policy to End Iran’s Pursuit of a Nuclear Weapon

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew on Sunday told the 2014 AIPAC Policy Conference in Washington, D.C., that the objective of the administration of U.S. President...

February 19, 2014 1:46 pm
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Iranian Army Commander: U.S. ‘Humiliated’ by Iran

Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri, Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces, on Wednesday said the U.S. has been "humiliated" by the Islamic Republic,...

Features

Dairy, First Fruits, and More: Welcoming Shavuot With Customs of the Season

JNS.org - I’ve often heard, and many rabbis lament, that Shavuot is the only...

Tapping Into the Brilliance of Israel and the Zionist Dream

JNS.org - As Israel celebrates its 70th birthday, the global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has been propagating the idea of...

Reminiscing: Israel at 70

I celebrated my 12th birthday one week before the birth of the State of Israel. I was about to begin lessons...

World

Leading Jewish Group Criticizes Papal Honors to Antisemitic Polish Cardinal

A major Jewish group expressed its objections on Wednesday to the Vatican’s decision to honor an antisemitic World War II-era cardinal. Cardinal August Hlond was Polish primate during and immediately after...

Israel

Expert: If Palestinians Take Israel to ICC, They Will Be Defendants as Well...

Once the Palestinians become plaintiffs against Israel in the International Criminal Court, “they will become defendants as well,” an Israeli...

Middle East

Syria Says Iranian Withdrawal Not Up for Discussion

The withdrawal of Iranian forces is not up for discussion, the Syrian deputy foreign minister was quoted as saying on Wednesday, after Washington demanded they pull out of Syria's conflict. US...

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