Sunday, April 19, 2015

Iran

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Eric Zuesse The United States is allied with Sunni Moslem aristocracies (and therefore with Sunni-headed nations), against Shia Moslem aristocracies (and therefore also against Shia-headed...

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Eric Zuesse A report posted October 15th at Russia Insider (a Russian website), headlined "Russian Industry Expands Rapidly In September, Hammers Expectations: Fastest growth since 2012....

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Why are these questions being asked on Russian TV, but not on U.S. TV? Eric Zuesse The lying is intentional, and it is systematic; but it...

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Headlines in the World’s Only Great Newspaper: Starting This Past Weekend, Till Today Eric Zuesse Where can one go in order to find honestly reported news...

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Eric Zuesse RINF Alternative News The only way to expose lies is within context; so, this will be somewhat lengthy: The Times  editorial opens with a falsehood: "There...

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Israel is again turning up the pressure on the Obama administration to issue an ultimatum threatening military action if Iran refuses to abandon its...

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Stephen Lendman, rinf.com | US policies threaten both nations. Doing so imperils the region and beyond. Syria's now in focus. Iran's turn awaits. What's...

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RT | Iran has blamed the US Navy for “illegal and provocative acts” near its coastline, including violations of country’s airspace. Formal accusations of these...

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Britain is considering stationing warplanes in the Persian Gulf as the confrontation with Iran over its nuclear programme continues amid rising tension in the...

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Stephen Lendman, rinf.com | American media scoundrels honed it to an art form. Britain's BBC and commercial media regularly feature it. So does a...

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Spencer Ackerman, Wired | Just in time for a presidential election in which both candidates compete to be besties with Israel, the U.S. and Israeli...

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Danny Schechter, Information Clearing House | New York, New York: Back in the 1960’s, A British poet, Adrian Mitchell, one of the great bards of...

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Radio Zamaneh | The Tehran prosecutor's office is refusing to release jailed human rights activist Hossein Ronaghi Maleki for medical treatment. The Kaleme opposition website reports that...

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Max Igan and Ken O'Keefe's breakdown on Israeli lobbyist Patrick Clawson's (psychopath at Washington Institute for Near East Policy) suggestion of using a false...

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Stephen Lendman | In January 2009, Obama succeeded Bush. Neocons stuck around. They infest Washington. War gets their juices flowing. They urge it on Syria...

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The Associated Press  | Iranian leader Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says he has a vision of a new world order that would be absent of the "hegemony...

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RT | Iranian troops patrolling the perimeter of a secret uranium enrichment site have reportedly found a monitoring device disguised as a rock. The spy...

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Michael Harper | redOrbit Earlier this year, the Iranian nuclear program was attacked by a powerful and targeted form of cyber weaponry known as the...

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AFP Iraqi border guards exchanged fire with Iranian troops along the two countries' border yesterday, the first major incident between the two since Iran took...

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The press freedom organization Reporters Without Borders says it is concerned by what it calls the growing repression of journalists and cyber-dissidents in Iran. In...

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Green flags and banners fly as a crowd of 2,000 or so demonstrators chant anti-Iranian regime slogans. Many pump their fists into the air,...

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His backers were demonstrating over the re-election of hardline President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who won by a landslide despite opposition claims the result was rigged. The...

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RINF NEWS As protesters take to the streets, both sides of the debate have taken to the the Internet. Twitter and other blogs are being used to direct users...

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For me, any sensible discussion of Iran must accept a number of facts. I will set these out as Set A and Set B....

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WASHINGTON (AFP) - Iran has yet to decide whether to build a nuclear bomb and currently lacks the weapons-grade highly enriched uranium needed to do...

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The Age  A SENIOR Israeli diplomat has warned that Israel is ready to launch a military offensive against Iran to prevent it from developing nuclear...

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The Iranian cabinet introduces a bill to take action on individuals accused of war crimes amid a seeming ceasefire in the Gaza Strip. The cabinet...

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National Security Network - Five former American secretaries of state all reaffirmed their support for direct talks with Iran. Henry Kissinger went as far...

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Asia Times | The United States government has imposed new sanctions on Iran, this time targeting its shipping industry, by blacklisting the main shipping line...

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YNet News | WASHINGTON - Iran is a “major threat” and it would be “unacceptable” for the rogue nation to develop a nuclear weapon, Barack Obama...

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By Stephen Lendman - RINF | There's good news and bad, mostly the latter but don't discount the good. On May 22, (non-binding) HR 362 was introduced...

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By JOE PARKO | The Bush administration, in rhetoric that is eerily similar to that used to build the case for a war against...

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LA Times |  WASHINGTON -- Bush administration officials reassured Israel's defense minister this week that the United States has not abandoned all possibility of a...

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Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice accused Iran on Monday of not being serious at weekend talks about its disputed nuclear program despite the presence...

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By Andrew G. Marshall | In September of 2005, the southern Iraqi oil city of Basra, under British occupation since the 2003 invasion, was...

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AP News | Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Friday that the United States still has conditions for negotiating with Iran even though the...

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By Uzi Mahnaimi in Washington | President George W Bush has told the Israeli government that he may be prepared to approve a future...

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Iran Focus | Iran’s judiciary has arrested several executives of a privately-owned oil drilling company over their dealings with the U.S.-based oil giant Halliburton...

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Iran's president again took aim at the West, blaming the U.S. and Europe for "artificially" raising oil prices and dismissing as...

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By Joby Warrick | A former CIA operative who says he tried to warn the agency about faulty intelligence on Iraqi weapons programs now contends...

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U.S. congressional leaders agreed late last year to President George W. Bush's funding request for a major escalation of covert operations against Iran aimed...

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By Colin Brown | George Bush has warned Iran that military action is still "on the table" if it fails to respond to tightening...

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MSNBC | AMMAN, Jordan - Talks with the United States on a new long-term security pact have reached a "dead end" because of U.S....

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By John Walcott | Defense Department counterintelligence investigators suspected that Iranian exiles who provided dubious intelligence on Iraq and Iran to a small group...

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Press TV | Iran's Defense Minister announces plans to unveil 30 new military hardware projects developed by Iranian experts in the upcoming year. Speaking...

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By Aseel Kami and Khalid al-Ansary | An Iraqi television station accused U.S. troops on Thursday of shooting dead one of its cameramen as...

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By Barak Ravid and Amos Harel | Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has proposed in discussions with the speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, Nancy...

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Tehran Times - TEHRAN | The Intelligence Ministry on Saturday released details of the detection and dismantling of a terrorist network affiliated to the United...

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In a sharp reversal of its longstanding accusations against Iran arming militants in Iraq , the US military has made an unprecedented albeit quiet...

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By Damien McElroy | Mr Bolton said that striking Iran would represent a major step towards victory in Iraq. While he acknowledged that the...

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By Gareth Porter | Three weeks after the 9/11 terror attacks, former U.S. Defence Secretary Donald Rumsfeld established an official military objective of not...

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Associated Press | An Iranian envoy said Monday his government will not submit to extensive nuclear inspections while Israel stays outside the global treaty...

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By Robert Burns | Iraqi leaders have been given the latest U.S. evidence of Iranian support for militias inside Iraq, and Baghdad will decide...

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By Peter Symonds | During a press conference on Tuesday, US President George Bush spelled out the threat to Iran contained in last week’s...

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By Paul Craig Roberts | It is 1939 all over again. The world waits helplessly for the next act of naked aggression by rogue...

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