Top Iran Missile Chief Reported Killed in Explosion

From American Thinker.Com November 20, 2011 James Lewis Last Monday a huge, double explosion was heard in Tehran. Based on Western spy satellites, the following picture is reported by Debka.com, a site close to Israeli intelligence, but also known for less than 100% accuracy. 1. The double blast involved an advanced Iranian Seijil-2 missile, and devastated a 20 square mile area of the Alghadir missile base of the Iranian Revolutionary Continue Reading

Explosion at Iranian Rev Guard munitions dump: At least 15 dead

From American Thinker.Com November 12, 2011 Rick Moran It's already being called "an accident" by the Iranian press. But is it? BBC: Fifteen soldiers have been killed in a huge explosion at a military base near Iran's capital Tehran, officials say. The blast occurred when weapons were being moved inside a Revolutionary Guards depot, a commander from the elite unit told state TV. Windows in nearby buildings were shattered and Continue Reading

IAEA Iran report: A call to action

From American Thinker.Com November 9, 2011 Jerry Philipson The International Atomic Energy Agency, the United Nations nuclear watchdog, has just confirmed that Iran is trying to develop nuclear weapons and has been doing so for a good long time. In an exhaustive, long-anticipated report released earlier today the IAEA concluded that Iran has conducted secret experiments which are specific to the development of nuclear weapons Continue Reading

Christian Pastor in Iran Still Refuses to Recant

From KHouse.Org A Christian pastor may be hanged within a few days under new provisions of Iran's penal code, provisions which officially codify the death sentence for abandoning Islam. Another young man has been arrested in Iran under suspicion because he has been pursuing graduate studies in America. Iran is not famous for its religious tolerance, but even those people remotely perceived as sympathizing with the West are under Continue Reading

Iranians pull a switcheroo on charges against Christian pastor

From American Thinker.Com October 1, 2011 Rick Moran At least this shows the mullahs are perhaps getting more sensitive to western criticism of their abominable justice system. CNN: Christian Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani will be put to death for several charges of rape and extortion, charges that differ greatly from his original sentence of apostasy, Iran's semi-official Fars News agency reported Friday. Gholomali Rezvani, the Continue Reading

Who’s afraid of the Iranian opposition?

From American Thinker.Com September 17, 2011 By Fathiyeh Naghibzadeh and Andreas Benl The West has spent more than thirty years looking for incentives for compromise with the Islamist regime in Iran.  After the takeover of the alleged reformer Khatami in 1997, things looked brighter than ever before.  In what U.S. diplomat Martin Indyk described as a "goodwill gesture," the Clinton administration put the Iranian opposition group Continue Reading

Western Intelligence: Iran Helping Gaddafi in Confrontation with NATO

From American Thinker.Com July 7, 2011 By Reza Kahlili According to a report by Le Monde, the armed intervention in Libya has led to a secret alliance between Iran and Colonel Moammar Gaddafi.  That is the conclusion by sources within the circles of Western intelligence. The Islamic Republic of Iran, fearing the consequences of the NATO operation in North Africa, has developed a plan to transform Libya into a quagmire for the NATO Continue Reading

‘Peace Flotilla’ = Radical Left + Islamic Fascists

From American Thinker.Com June 22, 2011 By James Lewis What do you call it when Bill Ayers, Jodie Evans, and Code Pink collude with Hamas in a disguised suicide attack on Israel?  You call it "A Peace Flotilla."  Or at least our incorruptible media do. The left has conducted agitprop operations against the West with enormous success over the last few decades.  Even when the Soviet Union crumbled, the Western left kept Continue Reading

RAND Corp: Iran 8 weeks from the Bomb.

From American Thinker.Com June 8, 2011 By James Lewis According to a RAND report, the United States and the world have blown the chance to prevent an Iranian nuclear weapon.  Half a year ago, US air strikes and a no-fly zone might have prevented a nuclear bomb in the hands of the martyrdom ideology of Khomeinist Iran.  That window has now slammed shut.  In about 8 weeks, the RAND report concludes, Iran will have the nuclear Continue Reading

Iran readies Bushehr nuclear plant for start up

From American Thinker.Com May 09, 2011 Iran readies Bushehr nuclear plant for start up Rick Moran After months of delays largely brought about by the attack of the Stuxnet virus, Iran has reloaded the fuel rods at its Russian built Bushehr reactor and is about ready to bring it online. Reuters: Fars news agency said Bushehr would start injecting power into the national electricity grid in the next two months."Right now, after Continue Reading