NCRI - During the recent anti-regime protests in Iran, members of the Iranian resistance from all over the world begged the US to enforce sanctions against Iran’s state-run media, the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) because of its role in facilitating human rights abuses.
NCRI - A change in leadership for the Democratic Party on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee could alter the ongoing negotiations between lawmakers and the Donald Trump administration over the Iran nuclear deal.
Senator Bob Menendez of New Jersey is set to take back the position of ranking committee chair from Senator Ben Cardin of Maryland, following Menendez’s clearing on federal corruption charges.
NCRI - Donald Trump addressed two important issues regarding Iran in his State of the Union address; once about the widespread ongoing protests in the country and once about the nuclear deal, which is in desperate need of amendment.
On the nuclear deal, Trump said: “I am asking the Congress to address the fundamental flaws in the terrible Iran nuclear deal.”
NCRI - The Supreme Leader of Iran Ali Khamenei is the “new Hitler of the Middle East”. Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman of Saudi Arabia said in an interview with the New York Times.
Speaking about the appeasement during the Hitler years, he said that Europe needs to be careful to ensure that a similar thing happens with Iran. He said that it is clear that appeasement did not work with Hitler and that there is a risk the appeasement of Iran could end up with a similar outcome.
NCRI - Struan Stevenson President of the European Iraqi Freedom Association, in the following article which was published by UPI on February 1, 2018 examines the recent Iran
protests and the its outlook. The following is the full text of the article:
Iranian gestapo could not stop the uprising