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Posts Tagged: Trump Iran

April 10, 2018 8:12 am

Why the Iran Nuclear Deal Is a Sham

President Donald Trump is considering whether to pull out of the nuclear deal signed with Iran by his predecessor Barack Obama. The agreement’s supporters are painting apocalyptic scenarios of Iran resuming its...

April 9, 2018 9:38 am

Iran Tells Trump He Would Regret Dropping Nuclear Deal

Donald Trump will regret it if he pulls out of the nuclear deal with Iran, President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday, warning the US president...

February 22, 2018 2:52 pm

Extreme Academic Voices Oppose Trump’s Iran Policy, and More

President Donald Trump is a “fascist who ... might even lead us into a new war” with Iran, raged University of California-Riverside professor Reza Aslan in February 2017. Aslan’s hyperbole...

February 1, 2018 9:38 am

Top Adviser to Khamenei Says Iran’s Regional Influence ‘Inevitable’

The top adviser to Iranian Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Thursday the country's leadership had no intention of reining in its influence across the Middle...

January 16, 2018 12:18 pm

As Iranian Minorities Join Protests, Could the US and Israel Arm Them? - As the anti-regime protests wind down in Iran, the White House said on January 10 that the US is “deeply concerned” about reports that Iranian authorities...

January 4, 2018 10:21 am

Win or Lose, Iranians Want Regime Change - For the first time in nearly a decade, one dares to believe that the Islamist clerics who have ruled Iran since 1979 will not...

January 3, 2018 1:34 pm

Iranian Protests Raise Tricky Questions for US and Saudi Policymakers

If Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman’s checkered foreign policy track record is anything to go by, Iran could tempt him to embark on yet...

January 3, 2018 1:26 pm

Demonstrations in Iran Reflect the Strength of US Alliances

Sometimes, relatively minor events reflect facts of global importance. The chants in Mashhad and Tehran, “No to Palestine,” “No to Gaza and Lebanon -- Only Iran...

January 2, 2018 9:56 am

Betting on the Wrong Horse? US — and Iranian Hardliners — Spin Anti-Government Protests

For Iranian hardliners, the joker in the pack is what US President Donald  Trump decides to do with the 2015 international agreement that put curbs...

December 31, 2017 1:13 pm

US Leads Support for Biggest Wave of Protest in Iran Since 2009 Uprising

As anti-regime demonstrations spread to more than thirty Iranian cities on Sunday, American officials continued to express their support for the biggest grassroots challenge to the ruling...

November 15, 2017 6:17 pm

Countering Iranian Expansion ‘Must Be Bipartisan Priority,’ Says Democratic Congressman

The Democratic congressman who initiated a letter signed by 42 of his colleagues to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson protesting Iranian interference in Syria...

October 24, 2017 2:01 pm

Thanks to Obama, Iran Leads America in the Middle East

The fall of Raqqa, capital of the Islamic State’s “caliphate” in Syria and Iraq, is unarguably an important politico-military milestone, albeit long overdue. Nonetheless, ISIS,...

October 19, 2017 10:05 am

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards to Accelerate Missile Program, Despite US Pressure to Suspend Activity

Iran’s elite Islamic Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) said on Thursday its ballistic missile program would accelerate despite US and European Union pressure to suspend it, the...

October 18, 2017 10:39 am

Tehran Regime Leader Khamenei Rejects Trump’s ‘Rants and Whoppers’ About Iran’s Nuclear Activity

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Wednesday dismissed US President Donald Trump's aggressive criticism as "rants and whoppers" while vowing that Tehran would stick...


The Israeli Air Force Legend Who Influenced Generations - As Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for Fallen Soldiers, approaches, the family of Lt.-Col. Ohad Shadmi -- a legendary and highly...

Putting the Zionism Back Into Religious Zionism for Israel’s 70th - To celebrate Israel’s 70th anniversary, World Mizrachi -- a movement that prepares the next...

New Book Examines History of Jewish Baseball Cards

If you think that Sandy Koufax and Hank Greenberg are among only a handful of Jewish baseball players, you might want...


Antisemitism ‘Also Has an Ugly Islamist Face,’ New German Gover...

The German government's newly-appointed antisemitism commissioner has urged a renewed effort against anti-Jewish hatred within the country's Muslim communities, following the...


Sea Turtle Rescued on Israeli Independence Day at Ashdod Port

A sea turtle was rescued on Thursday -- Israeli Independence Day -- after it got caught in a fishing net in the Port of Ashdod, the Hebrew news outlet Mako reported. The injured...

Middle East

Arab MKs Participate in Palestinian March Mourning Israel’s Founding - Some 10,000 people, including Israeli Arab lawmakers, participated Thursday in a march mourning Israel’s founding. The “March of the Uprooted” is organized by the Higher Arab Monitoring Committee and held...