Volume: 2 - Issue:  22
27 February 2014
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 

Iraqi leaders give conflicting answers on reported Iran arms deal

Reuters

Iraqi officials gave contradictory accounts about whether or not Baghdad had agreed to buy $195 million worth of arms and ammunition from Iran as reported by Reuters, a deal that if confirmed could damage Iraqi-U.S. relations...Read On

Maryam Rajavi meets Norway lawmakers in Oslo

NCRI

Mrs. Rajavi highlighted the deplorable human rights situation in Iran, Tehran's meddling in Syria and the need for action regarding the mullahs' nuclear threat...Read On

Damage Control Efforts Deepen After Reuters Details Iraq-Iran Arms Deal Contracts

The Tower

Both Washington and Baghdad continued to scramble in the wake of a Reuters expose documenting a $195 million security deal, spread across eight different contracts, which would see Iraq purchasing weapons from Iran. The move would be violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions prohibiting trading arms with the Islamic Republic...Read On

Senate's Menendez happy in 'bad cop' role on Iran talks

Reuters

The Democratic chairman of the influential Senate Foreign Relations Committee upset the White House by leading the push for a bill that would tighten sanctions even further on Tehran, potentially putting at risk nuclear talks between world powers and the Islamic Republic...Read On

U.S. senator: Reconsider Iraq Apache sale over reported Iran arms deal

Thomson Reuters

U.S. Senator John McCain said on Tuesday a proposed agreement to sell 24 Apache attack helicopters to Iraq should be reconsidered because of a report that Iran has signed a deal to sell Iraq arms and ammunition worth $195 million...Read On

Hotel in Baghdad, a base for the Iran's terrorist Quds Force and MOIS for conspiracy against PMOI

NCRI

Employing hirelings under the cover of former PMOI members for the purpose of demonizing or espionage and terrorist activities against the Iranian Resistance has been the norm and a known method of the apparatuses of massacre, assassination and espionage of the clerical regime such as the Intelligence Ministry, the Revolutionary Guards, and the Quds Force for the past three decades...Read On

Iran fires mortar shells into Pakistan

Tribune

Prosecutors on Sunday accused ousted president Mohamed Morsi of leaking state secrets to Iran's Revolutionary Guards, saying the move was intended to destabilise Egypt...Read On

Ukraine revolution sparks fears of upheaval in Iran, justice minister warns

NCRI

Prosecutors on Sunday accused ousted president Mohamed Morsi of leaking state secrets to Iran's Revolutionary Guards, saying the move was intended to destabilise Egypt...Read On

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