NCRI - Trying to counter the U.S. Congress’s Approval to Publish Iranian Leader's Assets, Khamenei's publications office, unwantedly confirmed that all the belligerence, meddling in the internal affairs of the countries in the region and acts of terror and violence are directly controlled by the regime’s supreme leader Ali Khamenei.
State run Fars News Agency on December 23, while quoting The Institute for the Publication of Khamenei’s Works, stated:
‘Germany should beware of Iran’s threats and agenda’ is the title of an informative article by Dr. Majid Rafizadeh president of the International American Council, in which he warns about the less - noticed menaces of the Iranian regime’s activities in Europe, the full text of this article is as follows:
Iran’s expanding influence and interventions in the Middle East are well-documented and known to policy analysts, politicians and scholars. Yet little scholarly work has been conducted on Tehran’s activities and policy toward Germany. Since the nuclear deal, Germany has boosted trade and business with Iran, and unlike France, is underestimating Tehran’s ballistic missiles threats.
NCRI - On Friday December 22, the Netherland news network ‘POW ned’ posted a report concerning the reaction of the parliamentarians who received a Christmas gift from Alireza Jahangiri the Iran regime’s ambassador in Nederland, it is noteworthy that regime’s ambassador had only sent the gifts to male parliamentarians! The report is as follows:
NCRI - Following the release of the National Security Strategy, the U.S. is putting the Iranian Regime in its crosshairs for its support of extremism in the Middle East.
The Donald Trump administration has made it increasingly clear that Iranian regime’s destructive policies will no longer be overlooked by the US and it is now putting their words into action.
NCRI - German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said his country was concerned about the Iranian regime's role in the region and noted that Berlin and Riyadh have a similar position on the problematic role played by Iran's regime in the region and the role of Hezbollah, according to Al Arabiya English.
In an interview with the Pan-Arab Asharq Al-Awsat newspaper published on Wednesday, Gabriel emphasized that Germany and Saudi Arabia were on the same page when it comes to the need to counter the Iranian regime’s political role in the region.
NCRI - A magnitude 5.2 earthquake struck Iran's capital Tehran on Wednesday, according to local reports.
The tremor caused people in buildings to pour out into the streets and parks, fearing a stronger aftershock.
The epicenter of the quake was at Meshkin Dasht in Alborz Province, 50 km west of Tehran, according to one report, while another said the quake hit Malard, about 40 km southwest of Tehran, at 23:28 Wednesday local time.
NCRI - In Donald Trump’s first national security strategy (NSS), he rightly frames the Iranian Regime as “rogue state” that threatens US interests in the Middle East.
This 55-page document, released on Monday, draws from Trump’s foreign policy speeches since taking office and insists that the US has a responsibility to make sure that the Middle East is not a breeding ground for terrorism or dominated by a force which is hostile to the US.
NCRI - On December 17 issuing an ultimatum, former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad demanded that the head of the Islamic Republic’s judiciary, Sadeq Amoli Larijani publishes documents related to his conviction within 48 hours. “Otherwise, I would publicly present my findings on the judiciary’s head and his performance during past eight years,” he warned.
Following Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s remarks on corruption within the regime’s judiciary,chairman of Guardian Council warned that such remarks are not going to be in the regime’s interests as head of judiciary is appointed by regime leader Khamenei.
NCRI - The Iranian regime is dealing with an endless series of international and domestic issues that are occurring following the 2015 nuclear deal it forged with world powers, argues Shahriar Kia.
Crises emanating from international sanctions and political isolation and the re-emergence of domestic unrests have created a rift within the regime, Kia, an Iranian dissident and political analyst, wrote on the Daily Caller website on Monday, December 18, 2017.