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Khamenei Threatens Reprisal Over Sanctions

26th November 2016 – FDD Policy Brief

Khamenei Threatens Reprisal Over Sanctions

Behnam Ben Taleblu

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei addressed members of the Basij paramilitary force on Wednesday, doubling down on charges that the U.S. had transgressed last summer’s nuclear deal. more...

Analysis & Commentary

26th November 2016 – FDD Policy Brief

Khamenei Threatens Reprisal Over Sanctions

Behnam Ben Taleblu

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei addressed members of the Basij paramilitary force on Wednesday, doubling down on charges that the U.S. had transgressed last summer’s nuclear deal. more...

14th November 2016 – Quoted by Nicole Gaouette - CNN

Obama: Trump likely not to seek Iran deal changes

Mark Dubowitz

President Barack Obama said Monday that he expects that his successor will likely reconsider campaign vows to undo some of Obama's signature international accomplishments when he takes office in January. more...

10th November 2016 – Quoted by Josh Rogin - The Washington Post

‘Never Trump’ GOP preparing to work with Trump to squeeze Iran

Mark Dubowitz

Republicans in Congress who vigorously opposed Donald Trump’s run for president are now preparing to work with the incoming Trump administration on a number of foreign policy and national security issues where their policies overlap. First on their agenda is drastically increasing sanctions on Iran. more...

1st November 2016 – Quoted by Laurence Norman, Nektaria Stamouli - The Wall Street Journal

Greece Defies EU, U.S. on Sanctions for Iran’s Bank Saderat

Mark Dubowitz

Greece has defied its European allies and Washington by blocking European Union sanctions on an Iranian bank the U.S. accuses of financing terrorism, officials familiar with the move say. more...