Obama Admin. Lied to Congress,  Wanted US Banks to Violate Iran Sanctions

  To watch a video of this newsletter (including Iran-related Q posts), click here. The Obama administration tried to give Iran brief access to the US banking system in 2015, violating sanctions, while repeatedly lying about it to Congress.  According to a Senate investigation report released on Wednesday, the Obama Treasury Department issued a license […]

What’s Really Behind the Iran Nuclear Deal?

According to reports surfacing since President Trump cancelled the U.S. participation in the Iran nuclear deal, major firms are losing billions of dollars in commercial deals with Iran. Trump has promised to reinstall sanctions on Iran if the deal is not renegotiated to the benefit of the U.S. The U.S. and foreign firms currently doing […]

Trump Nixes Iran Nuclear Deal,  Threatens Sanctions 

President Trump was due to re-certify the Obama-era nuclear deal with Iran by May 12. Instead, he spoke on Tuesday to the American people explaining why he was pulling us out and what that means for the future. Here are excerpts: Iran is the leading state sponsor of terror, supporting Hezbollah, Hamas, Taliban and al Qaeda. Iran has murdered, kidnapped and […]

Israel Says There’s Proof: Iran Lied

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu gave a press conference in English on Monday, saying Iran brazenly lied about their nuclear program. He said he has proof that the Iranians continued to preserve and expand their nuclear weapons knowledge even after signing the agreement in 2015. They lied about their program in the late 90s and early […]

France’s Macron Agrees with Trump: Rewrite Iran Nuclear Deal

President Trump and the First Lady hosted French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife on Tuesday evening for the first state dinner of the Trump White House. Macron and Trump gave a press conference earlier in the day and although there were some differences on pulling out of Syria and other matters, the two seemed […]

Qatar Accused of Sponsoring Terror

An alliance of Arab states, led by Saudi Arabia, announced on Saturday they had severed ties and closed borders with Qatar–one of the wealthiest, but smallest, nations in the area. Qatar has ties to Iran and for funding terrorism, and is being sanctioned by its neighbors. The nations cutting ties with Qatar are Egypt, Saudi […]

U.S. Pushes Back on Iran Missile Test

Iran launched a ballistic missile on Sunday, it’s latest provocation in a string of missile launches and antagonizing moves against U.S. Naval vessels in the Middle East. The missile flew 630 miles before it exploded when it failed on re-entry. Earlier last week, Iranian-supported Houthi rebels from Yemen attacked and blew up a Saudi ship. […]

Hatred for America Grows in Middle East

Iran Harasses U.S. Navy Destroyer Four Iranian military boats harassed the Naval destroyer U.S.S. Nitze on Tuesday in the Strait of Hormuz. Two of those boats came within 300 yards. Naval officials are calling the intercept by Iran unsafe and unprofessional. This follows other provocative moves by Iran, including the capture of U.S. military personnel, […]

Iran gets $400 Million for Prisoner Exchange?

The details came out this week of President Obama’s secret airlift of $400 million in cash to Iran. It coincided with the release of four Americans who had been detained by that country. It was the first installment of a $1.7 billion settlement between the Obama administration and Iran for a failed arms deal that dates […]

Iraq’s Troubles and the Iran-North Korea Threat

Vice President Joe Biden traveled to Iraq April 28 to meet with Prime Minister al-Abadi as a show of support for Abadi’s government amid internal turmoil. Abadi is a Shi’ite Muslim who tried to introduce a slate of new ministers to parliament, but he was met by opponents lobbing water bottles and chanting for his removal. […]

Turkey Shoots Down Russian Jet, Chopper

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 A Russian fighter jet entered Turkey’s airspace on Tuesday near the Syrian border. Turkish officials say the pilots were warned 10 times over five minutes to turn back, but ignored the warnings. Turkish military shot the jet down 30 seconds or less after it entered Turkey’s airspace. One of the two […]