Volume: 1 - Issue:  33228 November 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 

Jailed Iranian lawyer said to drop to 95 pounds on hunger strike
Los Angeles Times
Imprisoned human rights attorney Nasrin Sotoudeh has dwindled down to 95 pounds as her hunger strike continues into its 42nd day, her husband said in a phone interview.  Read On...
Iran Computer Testing Weapon 3 times More powerful Hiroshima
Mail Online
Scientists in Iran could be producing a nuclear weapon three times as powerful as that which destroyed Hiroshima during the Second World War, according to a leaked diagram. Read On...
Iran: Uranium enrichment to be speeded up
Iran will step up its uranium enrichment program by sharply increasing the number of centrifuges used to make nuclear fuel, a senior official said Wednesday, in direct defiance of Western demands. Read On...
Iran Already Looms Over Obama's New Term
The Wall Street Journal
It didn't take long for the specter of Iran to rise up and hover over the preparations for President Barack Obama's second term.  Read On...
US Senate New Iran sanctions
New sanctions aimed at reducing global trade with Iran in the energy, shipping and metals sectors, would punish foreign banks for more types of Iran dealings, could be attached to annual defense policy bill, Would stop "Turkey's game of gold for natural gas"-aide.  Read On...
U.N. committee condemns Syria, Iran for rampant rights abuses
A U.N. General Assembly committee on Tuesday condemned Syria and Iran for widespread human rights abuses, but both Damascus and Tehran dismissed the separate votes as politically motivated.  Read On...
Iraq Deputy PM Opposes Pressure on MEK
Iraq's Deputy Prime Minister Saleh al-Mutlaq announced his refusal of pressure exerted on members of the Iranian opposition in Iraq. Read On...

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