Tag : Terrorism

Iranian regime lobbyists in Canada defeated, Bill S-219 is voted to be debated in the Senate Chamber
31 Mar
9:06

Iranian regime lobbyists in Canada defeated, Bill S-219 is voted to be debated in the Senate Chamber

TORONTO, Canada – A Canadian senator has urged his colleagues to abandon a proposed bill that would impose sanctions on Iran, saying that the draft does not fulfil its stated aim “to deter Iran-sponsored terrorism, incitement to hatred, and human rights violations”. But on Wednesday, the Standing Senate Committee on…

Resurgence of terror and repression following the deal with Iran
22 Aug
8:32

Resurgence of terror and repression following the deal with Iran

Four improvised explosives devices (IED), containing more than 25 kilograms of TNT, had been defused at the headquarters of Komala Party of Iranian Kurdistan near Sulaimani.  Iranian agents assassinated more than 270 activists belonging to various Kurdish opposition parties inside the Southern Kurdistan Region between 1992-1997. Iran has repeatedly threatened the authorities in the Southern…

Former Iraqi Shitte Cleric MP Ayad Jamal Al-Din: There are thousands of mosques that incite youth to join ISIS
21 Feb
12:50

Former Iraqi Shitte Cleric MP Ayad Jamal Al-Din: There are thousands of mosques that incite youth to join ISIS

In a recent TV interview, former Iraqi MP Ayad Jamal Al-Din called for the establishment of a civil state in Iraq based on man-made law and equality, rather than on Islamic jurisprudence, as the only way to combat ISIS. He further said that there were thousands of mosques in the…

Argentina prosecutor who leveled Iran accusations found dead + Video
19 Jan
11:45

Argentina prosecutor who leveled Iran accusations found dead + Video

APJanuary 19, 2015, 2:02 PM BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – A prosecutor who had accused President Cristina Fernandez of shielding Iranian suspects in the nation’s deadliest terror attack was found dead of a gunshot wound in his apartment, but prosecutors said Monday there was no indication that anybody else was involved…

Iraqi Kurds’ Double Standard on Terrorism
12 Jan
3:15

Iraqi Kurds’ Double Standard on Terrorism

Sharif Behruz for Iran Roundtable The Iraqi Kurdish leadership often prides itself on being in the forefront of the fight against terrorism.  This status was well attested following the recent surge of Islamist militants to their south, infamously known as the Islamic State (ISIS). They proved themselves as willing and capable,…

Netanyahu at the UN: ISIS and Islamic state in Iran must be defeated
29 Sep
7:09

Netanyahu at the UN: ISIS and Islamic state in Iran must be defeated

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the UN General Assembly: “To defeat ISIS and leave Iran as a threshold nuclear power would be to win the battle and lose the war.”

Thirty Years After Beirut Bombing, Criticism of Iranian Defense Minister’s Role
23 Oct
10:04

Thirty Years After Beirut Bombing, Criticism of Iranian Defense Minister’s Role

0    News  SHARIF BEHRUZ

The White House today issued a statement marking thirty years since a Hezbollah suicide bomber attacked the U.S. Marine barracks in Lebanon, killing 220 Marines, 18 sailors, and 3 soldiers in the “the deadliest single-day death toll for the U.S. Marine Corps” since World War II. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo today…

Iran: State of Terror
26 Sep
3:40

Iran: State of Terror

By Sara Akrami for The Huffington Post 09/20/2013 Assassination has been always one of the outreach tools of the ayatollahs and their government in Iran since the early days of the Revolution. When the Islamic Republic of Iran was established in 1979, it had two strategies to eliminate its opponents….

Six ways Canada can help the Iranian people
04 Jun
3:38

Six ways Canada can help the Iranian people

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/commentary/six-ways-canada-can-help-the-iranian-people/article12329813/ By Irwin Cotler and Kaveh Shahrooz Iran’s presidential election is set to take place on June 14. Yet, with candidates hand-selected for their loyalty to Iran’s Supreme Leader and the Revolutionary Guards, the press muzzled by the imprisonment of independent journalists, and the leaders of Iranian civil society in…

US Country Report on Terrorism 2012: Iran, Terrorism-sponsoring State
01 Jun
3:34

US Country Report on Terrorism 2012: Iran, Terrorism-sponsoring State

0    News  SHARIF BEHRUZ

From the Country Reports on Terrorism 2012 US State Department Designated as a State Sponsor of Terrorism in 1984, Iran increased its terrorist-related activity, including attacks or attempted attacks in India, Thailand, Georgia, and Kenya. Iran provided financial, material, and logistical support for terrorist and militant groups in the Middle East and…

Bahrain first Arab country to blacklist Hezbollah as terrorist organization
07 Apr
4:03

Bahrain first Arab country to blacklist Hezbollah as terrorist organization

Tuesday, 9 April 2013 Al Arabiya – Bahrain on Tuesday became the first Arab country to blacklist the Lebanese Shiite movement Hezbollah as a terrorist organization. Its alleged backing and training of radical Shiite groups against Bahrain was the main reason given for the decision. The Bahraini cabinet has tasked…