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  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Iran's president-elect is no moderate

    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.


  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Hezbollah, Snowden set sights on Latin America

    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.


  • Edward Snowden

    Inside the Ring: More NSA leaks

    U.S. intelligence officials are braced for more disclosures of National Security Agency eavesdropping secrets from renegade contractor Edward Snowden, who is seeking asylum in Venezuela.


  • ** FILE ** Rep. Michael T. McCaul, Texas Republican (Associated Press)

    Key witness missing from House hearing on Iranian terror network

    House Republicans this week accused Argentina of trying to block their investigation into suspected Iranian ties to terrorism in the Western Hemisphere by refusing to let an Argentinian prosecutor testify on the matter Tuesday.


  • Illustration by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times

    LYONS: The Muslim Brotherhood's long reach

    The many Obama administration scandals topped by the Edward Snowden fiasco is just the tip of the iceberg compared with the ineptness of the administration's strategic policies now being exploited by our enemies, such as the Muslim Brotherhood.


  • Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad arrives for a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Kremlin in Moscow, Tuesday, July 2, 2013. (AP Photo/Maxim Shemetov, Pool)

    Iran's President Ahmadinejad touts achievement: Advancing Holocaust denials

    Iran's Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said during Sunday's farewell ceremony that one of his biggest accomplishments while president was advancing the perception that the Holocaust never happened.


  • **FILE** Iranian President-elect Hasan Rouhani speaks in a conference in Tehran on June 29, 2013. (Associated Press/Office of the President-elect)

    House Democrats join Republicans in calling for tougher action on Iran

    In a broad show of bipartisan support for containing the threat of a nuclear-armed Iran, all but one member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee signed a letter to President Obama on Monday calling for him to increase pressure on the Islamic republic.


  • In this Monday, June 10, 2013, photo, Iranian President-elect, Hasan Rouhani, a former Iran's top nuclear negotiator, waves, from his bus, during his presidential election campaign tour to the western city of Sanandaj, Iran. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

    Eyes on Iran: President-elect Hasan Rouhani touts direct nuclear talks with U.S.

    Iran's President-elect Hasan Rouhani said the only way to break the nation's nuclear standoff with the world, and bring about an end to economic sanctions, is to engage in one-on-one talks with the United States.


  • Illustration by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times

    BERMAN: Iran's rigged election

    Iranians closed the page on the tumultuous eight-year tenure of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad when they went to the polls on June 14 to pick a new president.


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