Volume: 1 - Issue:  25923 May 2012
Iran Update - ISDCI Newsletter
Iran Update

Greetings!

 

We are delighted to present you with the current issue of Iran Update, a publication of International Solidarity for Democratic Change in Iran (ISDCI).  You can see ISDCI's latest events on our website at: International Conferences 

State Dept. Remains Two-Faced on MEK Terrorist Designation
Townhall

When there's no good answer, people sometimes - actually often - try to obfuscate with false information. That surely was the case at the recent U.S. Court of Appeals hearing involving the terrorist designation of the People's Mujahedin of Iran (PMOI/MEK). I was present during the hearing and was stunned with how the Government handled this case.  Read On... 

As sanctions tighten, Iran gets squeezed
CNN
Despite recent assurances by senior officials in Iran that the country will weather sanctions targeting the country's petroleum and financial sectors, the international effort is having a noticeable impact on the Iranian economy. And the situation may well figure into talks scheduled for Wednesday in Baghdad over the Islamic Republic's disputed nuclear program, U.S. officials say. Read On...
 Global Powers and Iran Meet in Baghdad
New York Times

Six global powers including the United States were set to resume negotiations with Iran here on Wednesday a day after Tehran signaled willingness to allow potentially intrusive international inspections of secret military facilities, raising expectations that it was searching for a diplomatic solution to the standoff over its nuclear program.  Read On...

Iran Fears IAEA Amano's Visit to Tehran will Effect Baghdad Talks
Stop Fundamentalism

An internal IRGC report considers Amano's urgent travel to Iran very important. "On the surface, Amano and his accompanying delegation are coming to Iran to talk about modalities of solving issues specially regarding the Parchin site," says the report warning that, "however, It seems the place where these discussions are intended to be used is in Baghdad." Read On... 

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