Tag: Iran Sanctions Act

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 30, 2014: at the National Commemoration of the Days of Remembrance The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum honoring the victims of the Holocaust and Nazi persecution at the U.S. Capitol building in Washington D.C., April 30, 2014. The event, titled "Confronting the Holocaust: American Responses," included Holocaust …

Israeli Ambassador to U.S.: Give Trump Times to Address Iran Threat

WASHINGTON – Israeli Ambassador to the US Ron Dermer said that those criticizing President Donald Trump’s lack of action on his campaign promise to “rip up” the Iran deal should be patient as the administration is working through how to address the deal’s flaws.

Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei addresses 110,000 Basij forces (volunteers) in Tehran, Iran Friday, Oct. 20, 2000, against a backdrop depicting Jerusalem's al Aqsa mosque. Khamenei said Friday that getting rid of Israel was the only permanent solution for the Middle East crisis and that Palestinians could only liberate …

Tillerson: Iran Remains a Leading State Sponsor of Terror

The White House notified the US Congress Tuesday that Iran is complying with the 2015 nuclear accord negotiated by former President Barack Obama, and that sanctions relief would be extended to Iran in return for the curbing of its nuclear program.

In this Dec. 29, 2016 file photo, released by the semi-official Iranian Students News Agency (ISNA), a long-range S-200 missile is fired in a military drill in the port city of Bushehr, on the northern coast of Persian Gulf, Iran. President Donald Trump's national security adviser, Michael Flynn, has said …

Ex-IDF Intel Chief Recommends Trump Push UN to Ban Iran Missile Tests

As part of an overall strategy of being tougher on Iran and its nuclear ambitions, the Trump administration should start pushing a UN Security Council Resolution to ban Iranian missile tests, former IDF intelligence chief and INSS director Amos Yadlin wrote in a position paper on Monday.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani answers a question during press conference in New York on September 26, 2014. Rouhani said Friday that talks with international powers on Tehran's nuclear program must move forward more quickly, saying limited progress had been made in recent days.

Iran Nuclear-Powered Ships Plan Takes Shape

Iran discussed its plans for nuclear-powered ships with UN nuclear chief Yukiyo Amano on Sunday, saying it would present details within three months, local media reported.

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Iran Sanctions Act Extended Without Obama’s Signature

In a somewhat surprising reversal, President Obama decided not to sign the 10-year extension of the Iran Sanctions Act passed by Congress, as he had been expected to do. Instead, the ISA extension will become law without his signature.