Tag Archives: Iran

Shahram Amiri’s exquisite adventure

“I was a soldier, with one round in my gun.” Interviewer. Well for a period, you were quasi free, semi free, why didn’t you try — with the help your friends, or Iranians, or whatever means — to get your message out, and to get out of the country? What happened, that the Americans eventually […]

The U.S. declares war on Iran (unsc sanctions s/res/1929)

Susan Rice. “Today the Security Council has responded decisively to the grave threat to international peace and security posed by Iran’s failure to live up to its obligations under the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.” • Susan E. Rice (U.S. U.N. ambassador), “Explanation of Vote” (“as delivered” “PRN: 2010/115”) on S/Res/1929, her first sentence (U.N. Security Council […]

The U.S. sets the world ablaze (Iran unsc sanctions)

Today, at 10am.et, the UNSC, United Nations Security Council, will adopt new sanctions against Iran, with the unlawful aim of preventing Iran from enriching uranium. The draft resolution paragraphs (circulated by the U.S. on May 19 2010) authorize an armed attack on commercial shipping worldwide, and seizure of Iranian cargo. The U.S. will prohibit all […]

Russia, China, OK seizure of Iran’s oil, gas, petrochemical revenues, assets

The Security Council, … “PP 15: Recognizing that access to diverse, reliable energy is critical for sustainable growth and development, while noting the potential connection between Iran’s revenues derived from its energy sector and the funding of Iran’s proliferation sensitive nuclear activities, and further noting that chemical process equipment and materials required for the petrochemical […]

The liar Wyatt Andrews (CBS-Iran)

Five lies: “Wyatt Andrews. Iran’s president, Ahmadinejad, rejected engagement, rejected a deal, to send his uranium to Russia, and was exposed, by Mr. Obama himself, for enhancing uranium, in secret.”

The liar Barbara Starr (CNN-Iran)

“Kristie Lu Stout (Hong Kong). As Iran continues to thumb its nose at the international community, there’s new talk, about stepped-up U.S. military contingency plans, for dealing with Iran. Barbara Starr has more. Barbara Starr (Pentagon correspondent) (voice over video clips). Iran’s military on parade, this weekend. President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad saying, Iran is now so […]

Iran’s report (infcirc/785) of defaulted contracts for nuclear fuel

____________________ U.S., France, Germany: dishonesty, theft, breach of contract, breach of the NPT ____________________ Iran delivered this document to Yukiya Amano, the new director-general, and asked him to give a copy of it to all 151 IAEA member countries. Amano posted an image-only pdf, on iaea.org, where nobody can find the text of it, because […]

Iran’s reply (infcirc/786) to Amano (iaea gov/2010/10)

Here is Iran’s reply, to the new director-general of the IAEA, his first report on Iran, a lawyer, who’s been at the IAEA, more than 4 years, with the duty to know the facts, which he decided to lie about, in his report (Yukiya Amano). The IAEA posted Iran’s reply as an image-only pdf, and […]

Hillary Mann Leverett assesses Obama’s integrity

She speaks for me. Does she speak for you. Barbara Serra (presenter). One very final question, to you. Do you think Obama was naive, at the start of his presidency, when it came to Iran. Hillary Mann Leverett. I’m very reluctant to say that, as someone who supported him. And for the first several months, […]

Rankings: 24-hour TV news

RTV launched an American daily newscast, live, from the belly of the beast, on January 14 at 4pm, 4 half hour newscasts, split by an hour of discussion and analysis (The Alyona Show, 6pm.et, 2300z) (RTV newsroom, Washington D.C., 4:00-8:30pm.et, 2100z-0130z). A few months back, I decided to investigate this, english language TV news, the […]