Tag: Iran

Pompeo Wants Kerry Investigated

John Kerry reportedly gave state secrets to Iran and Mike Pompeo is now pushing for an investigation into the current Climate Czar. According to The Washington Free Beacon: A leaked audio recording of Iranian foreign minister Javad Zarif, who worked closely with Kerry when the 2015 nuclear accord was negotiated, catches the Iranian official claiming

GOP Proposes Dropping Biggest Hammer Yet on Iran

Congressional GOP Leaders and former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo have introduced the largest sanctions package on Iran to date. The only catch is if it will gain any support. According to The Washington Free Beacon: The legislation, dubbed the Maximum Pressure Act, would formally codify the Trump administration’s tough sanctions campaign on Iran and force the

Biden Team Colluding With China on Iran

It appears the Biden team has been colluding with China in regards to a nuclear deal with Iran. According to The Washington Free Beacon: Chinese vice foreign minister Ma Zhaoxu “had a phone conversation with U.S. Special Envoy for Iran Robert Malley at the latter’s request, and the two sides had an in-depth exchange of

Pompeo Says Iran is Al Qaeda’s New Home

Mike Pompeo has stated that Iran is the new home base for Al Qaeda. According to The Washington Free Beacon: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo confirmed Tuesday that al Qaeda’s number-two leader was killed last year in Iran, which Pompeo said has become the terror group’s primary base of operations in recent years. “Al Qaeda

Iran Makes Dangerous Move

Iran has reportly started to enrich uranium in an effort to get close to a nuclear weapon. According to The Washington Free Beacon: The EU has stated that this would be a major breach of the agreement. The United States is no longer a member of the agreement but has a major stake in the

U.S. Makes History by Sanctioning a Foreign Court

The United States has sanctioned Iran’s court system over the execution of an Olympic wrestler. According to Fox News: EXCLUSIVE: For the first time, the United States will sanction foreign judges and a court for gross violations of human rights, as it targets Iran’s Revolutionary Court system for the execution of a 27-year-old wrestler and other abuses, according

Trump Admin Furious Over European Allies Inaction on Iran

The Trump administration is not happy with the United States European allies and their inaction on placing an embargo on Iran. According to The Washington Free Beacon: The United States suffered a stinging defeat at the U.N. Security Council on Friday when not a single European nation lent support to a measure that would have renewed

U.S. Pushing Resolution to Extend Arms Embargo on Iran

The United States is putting its influence behind a resolution that will extend the arms embargo on Iran. According to The Washington Free Beacon: The United States on Tuesday introduced a new draft resolution to indefinitely extend a U.N. arms embargo on Iran that is tailored to entice European allies to back the effort, according

Trump Admin Hits Iranian Shipping Company Tied to WMDs With Sanctions

The Trump administration has placed sanctions on an Iranian shipping company tied to a WMD program. According to The Washington Free Beacon: The Trump administration on Monday reimposed sanctions on Iran’s shipping industry due to its efforts to import ballistic missile technology and other equipment used as part of Tehran’s weapons of mass destruction program.

Trump Admin Hits Chinese Firm With Sanctions Over Iran Ties

The Trump administration has sanctions a Chinese firm for its connection to Iranian weapon smuggling. According to The Washington Free Beacon: The Trump administration on Tuesday issued new sanctions on a Chinese firm that it says is providing critical services to Iran’s Mahan Air, an airline that the United States has designated for terrorism due