By Staff Writer
President of the United States Donald Trump recently announced that he would be taking his country out of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. Like the deal itself, opinions on his decision have been divided. There are some fervent supporters of the deal that believe Trump has made a very big mistake and there are some who believe that it was the only possible solution because the Iranian regime became further emboldened and the people have not benefited economically.
By Staff Writer
International attention turned to Iran when US President Donald Trump announced that the United States was withdrawing from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. He made an impassioned speech in which he pointed out that his decision was based on the security interests of his country.
• Protest gathering of the luted creditors of the Caspian financial institute
On Tuesday May 22, 2018. The luted creditors of the Caspian financial institute affiliated to the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC), staged a protest gathering against the plunder of their assets by this institute. They were chanting: "we will die but we will bet back our money. And, give us back our savings you despicable thieves and: this broken government is plundering our money.
Two weeks ago, President Trump terminated the United States participation in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, more commonly known as the Iran nuclear deal.
President Trump withdrew from the deal for a simple reason: it failed to guarantee the safety of the American people from the risk created by the leaders of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
By Amir Taghati
In the past several days, the US Treasury has announced a number of new sanctions on persons with ties to the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC). Perhaps most significant among these new targets is the head of Iran’s central bank, whose support of organizations like the IRGC, Quds Force and Hezbollah “undermines any credibility he could claim in protecting the integrity of the institution,” according to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. The Trump administration should be applauded for such persistent efforts to undermine the network of Iran’s support for terrorism.