Former US Governor Howard Dean has branded Iran under mullahs rule as a 'terrorist state' whose ideology is not religious but entirely political.

Mr Dean said in an interview on Bloomberg TV that US policy on Iran needed an overhaul and that the US had cut off the dissident wing of the Iranian population while then giving billions of dollars to the regime for the privilege of extending the talks for four months.

He said of US policy in the region: "I think we have it backwards."

Mr Dean also said the US had left the 2,800 residents of Camp Liberty in insecurity Iraq after promising them safety.

And he said Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki - who he branded a 'puppet of the mullahs' - was the real threat to Iraq, and not the terrorist group ISIS.

He added: "ISIS is a bad problem caused by Maliki. I think Iraq is finished as a country and the country will be divided up by religious sects with Iran controlling the Shia section and that there is nothing that the US can do about it."

Interview with Howard Dean, Bloomberg

Leave your comments

Post comment as a guest

0 / 300 Character restriction
Your text should be in between 10-300 characters
Your comments are subjected to administrator's moderation.
terms and condition.
  • No comments found

Maryam Rajavi strongly condemns Paris attacks - 14 November 2015

Day of Reckoning

Scenes of Oct 29, 2015 Camp Liberty missile attack + aftermath

Aftermath of Oct 29, 2015 rocket attack on Camp Liberty

Iran news in brief


Assist us in our campaign for
freedom, democracy and human rights


Amount :

IRAN: Building collapses after heavy rain - July 2015



NCRi on Twitter

Iran Freedom Rally 2015 - a glimpse