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The Iranian regime's war against the United States — and it is very much a war — has largely been fought by proxies for more than two decades. The U.S. government considers Iran the world's No. 1 state sponsor of terrorism.
Russia and China won't declare Iran's recent missile tests a violation of U.N. rules, effectively blocking the global body from imposing any new sanctions on the country, diplomats say.
China maintains the fastest growing fleet of ballistic and cruise missiles on the planet, and soon will deploy a nuclear-tipped, submarine-launched ballistic missile capable of hitting the United States from Chinese waters, according to a new Pentagon report.
When will the West accept the truth about what is going on inside Iran? How long will it be before the media and government recognize that supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei controls the country with an iron fist and that what we want to see as moderation is nothing more than window dressing? The reality is that nothing will change in Iran without a total regime change.
Iran and one of its de facto military wings, Hezbollah, may be bankrolling WikiLeaks. WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is biding his time under the protection of the Ecuadorean Embassy in London. U.S. fugitive Edward Snowden is apparently awaiting safe passage out of Moscow's Sheremetyevo International Airport for a Latin American destination.
Syria and Iran are planning to run for a seat on the U.N. Human Rights Council later this year, despite reports of ongoing and widespread abuse of citizens in both countries.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Thursday that he will visit Israel in October, a move that signals to the political world that he is seriously considering making another presidential run in 2016.