Posts From IACN-CAL

By Rowan Scarborough – The Washington Times April 21, 2017 Iran is cheating on its historical deal with the U.S. by secretly conducting research into nuclear weapons components such as bomb triggers and enriched uranium, the main Iranian opposition group said Friday. The

London, April 7, 2017 Many have claimed that designating Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a foreign terrorist organization (FTO) would violate the 2015 Iran nuclear deal. However, experts claim that this is not the case. Executive director of

March 22, 2017 On Wednesday March 22, 2017, The Iranian American Community of Northern California held a Nowruz reception invited all assembly members and State Senators to attend and experience a display of Persian culture. The goal was for our

BY MAJID SADEGHPOUR, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR The new U.S. administration sent shock waves through foreign policy circles when National Security Advisor Michael Flynn issued a statement putting the Islamic Republic of Iran “on notice” over its various destabilizing activities. The specific

With Iran’s presidential election looming close, there’s a lot of debate and controversy over who is going to occupy the country’s top political role. With tight restrictions on candidates, a supreme leader who can override the results, and institutions that

DefenseNews-Feb 8, 2017: Diplomatic activism by Russia in Syria is producing speculation about the Kremlin’s possible willingness to encourage genuine peace talks and spur transition from corrupt, incompetent and brutal family rule toward something stabilizing and inclusive. If Russia proves

March 6, 2017 INS-Once again, Iran has successfully test-fired new missiles during the Islamic Republic’s naval drills. During a large-scale drill, code-named Velayat 95, in the strategic southern waters, Iran’s navy tested its domestically-manufactured missiles. Just three weeks after the

March 5, 2017 OIAC_Many believe that the foundations of a sensible Iran policy is being developed by the Trump administration. The regime leaders seem to be made uneasy by the Trump team’s tough rhetoric. Iran is more likely to hesitate

BY AMIR H. HEIDARIAN, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR – 03/23/17 01:20 PM EDT  In the wake of Nowrouz — the Persian New Year celebration — on Tuesday, it is easy to paint a bleak picture of the situation inside Iran. Though ruled