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Join New West Symphony for A Tour of Iran

Join New West Symphony for A Tour of Iran

PRESS RELEASE Bank of American Performing Arts Center New West Symphony presents A Tour of Iran Festival Please join New West Symphony, Bank of America Performing Arts Center’s resident company for “A Tour of Iran” concert on Sunday, April 11, 2021 at 3:00 PM pacific time with our online concert event. Purchase a Concert Passport […]

Iran Reportedly Turns Down Nuclear Negotiations With US, Escalating Tensions

Iran Reportedly Turns Down Nuclear Negotiations With US, Escalating Tensions

THOMAS CATENACCI CONTRIBUTOR Iran turned down an offer to engage in direct talks regarding the nation’s nuclear capabilities with U.S. and European diplomats, The Wall Street Journal reported. Iranian government officials declined an invitation from European Union officials to attend the nuclear talks, which the U.S. had agreed to attend, two senior diplomats familiar with the matter told The […]

Biden’s Iran Dilemma: Serve Obama’s Third Term — or Trump’s Second?

Biden’s Iran Dilemma: Serve Obama’s Third Term — or Trump’s Second?

    by Thomas L. Knapp Even before winning the 2020 presidential election, Joe Biden began hedging his bets on US policy toward Iran. While correctly blaming Donald Trump for violating the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, aka the Iran nuclear deal, he tried to fob responsibility for restoring that deal off on the […]

America in Transition: How Joe Biden Can Score a Major Foreign Policy Win on Day One of his Presidency

America in Transition: How Joe Biden Can Score a Major Foreign Policy Win on Day One of his Presidency

    by Thomas L. Knapp “President-elect Joe Biden has promised to rejoin the Iran nuclear deal,” writes Tom O’Connor at Newsweek. “But a return is set to face challenges on both sides as they attempt to rebuild trust in a radically different environment than five years ago.” Those challenges? “For one, Iranian officials see no […]

Iranian Protesters Take to the Streets in Fury after Tehran Admits Downing Ukrainian Flight

Iranian Protesters Take to the Streets in Fury after Tehran Admits Downing Ukrainian Flight

By VENUS UPADHAYAYA, EPOCH TIMES Protesters took to streets in Tehran chanting “Khamenei is a murderer and Khamenei is an illegitimate ruler” on Jan. 11 after the Iranian military admitted to shooting down the Ukranian plane that carried at least 130 Iranian citizens. The news of the protesters openly chanting slogans against Ayatollah Seyed Ali […]

Trump Versus Iran: Power Doesn’t Just Corrupt, it Deludes

Trump Versus Iran: Power Doesn’t Just Corrupt, it Deludes

  Thomas L. Knapp On January 8, US president Donald Trump addressed the American public concerning a casualty-free Iranian missile attack on US bases in Iraq, where just last week Iranian general Qasem Soleimani was killed in a US drone strike. If the speech was remarkable in any way, it was for the comparative restraint […]

176 People Reportedly Dead From Plane Crash In Iran, Country Refusing To Give Black Box To Boeing

176 People Reportedly Dead From Plane Crash In Iran, Country Refusing To Give Black Box To Boeing

By Shelby Talcott | Contributor   A Boeing 737 plane taking off from Iran and heading towards Ukraine crashed near Tehran minutes after taking off, killing everyone on board Wednesday morning. A total of 167 passengers and nine crew members died as a result of the crash. Iran recovered the plane’s black box and is reportedly […]

The Soleimani Assassination: Worse Than a Crime, a Mistake

The Soleimani Assassination: Worse Than a Crime, a Mistake

  By Thomas L. Knapp In March of 1804, French dragoons secretly crossed the Rhine into the German Margraviate of Baden. Acting on orders from Napoleon himself, they kidnapped Louis Antoine de Bourbon, Duke of Enghien. After a hastily convened court-martial on charges of bearing arms against France, the duke was shot. “C’est pire qu’un […]

US Base In Iraq Latest To Be Attacked, Reportedly Retaliation For Soleimani Death

US Base In Iraq Latest To Be Attacked, Reportedly Retaliation For Soleimani Death

By Shelby Talcott | Contributor The Iraqi and United States Armed Forces’ Al-Asad air base in Iraq is under missile attack from Iran, according to multiple reports. Jennifer Griffin, the national security correspondent for Fox News, tweeted Tuesday that a “senior US military source in Iraq” confirmed the attack. Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps said they […]

Trump Explains His Decision To Strike Iran’s Qasem Soleimani

Trump Explains His Decision To Strike Iran’s Qasem Soleimani

  AMBER ATHEY WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENT . President Donald Trump explained in a series of tweets Friday why the U.S. opted to strike top Iranian military leader Qasem Soleimani, accusing the general of plotting to kill Americans. The Pentagon confirmed Thursday night that the U.S. was behind a drone strike that killed Soleimani, the leader of Iran’s […]

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