Volume: 1 - Issue:  32129 October 2012
Iran Update - ISDCI Newsletter
Iran Update



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 

Iran refuses MEPs visit to imprisoned Sakharov Prize winners
The New Europe

Iran refused to allow a delegation of five MEPs to meet with this year's Sakharov Prize winners Nasrin Sotoudeh and Jafar Panahi in Tehran. As a result, the delegation has cancelled its visit, which would have also been an opportunity for the EU to reopen a dialogue with the Iranian Parliament and civil society in Iran. Read On... 

Iran Supplying Syrian Military via Iraqi Airspace
The New York Times

Iran has resumed shipping military equipment to Syria over Iraqi airspace in a new effort to bolster the embattled government of President Bashar al-Assad of Syria, according to senior American officials.  Read On... 

Romney's 3rd and best option on Iran

Nowhere is the failure of Obama's Middle East foreign policy more evident - and more catastrophic - than in Iran. Thanks to four years of self-delusion and appeasement, Iran is only weeks or a few months away from having a nuclear weapons capability.  Read On... 

The Solution on Iran Enigma Might Have Come From an Unexpected Place
The Huffington Post

The recent victory of the main Iranian opposition movement, the People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) that succeeded in September in getting the US State Department to remove the organisation from its terrorist list, may offer a different and novel alternative in dealing with the Islamic Republic.  Read On... 

Iran Leadership Discord
Bloomberg News

Iranian officials must resist attempts by Western countries to sow discord within the leadership, Resalat reported, citing Morteza Nabavi, a member of the Expediency Council.  Read On... 

Iran's warships dock in Sudan

Two Iranian warships docked in Sudan on Monday, Iran's official IRNA news agency reported, less than a week after Khartoum accused Israel of attacking an arms factory in the Sudanese capital. Read On... 

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