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Gingrich: Sanctions Driving Iran to Breaking Point

By INU Staff

INU - The former speaker of the US House of Representatives has said that he believes that the tough American sanctions on Iran have shaken the Regime and driven them close to the breaking point.

Newt Gingrich, appearing on Fox & Friends on Tuesday, said: "The sanctions are really biting and, month by month, their economy is getting worse and people are getting more and more unhappy. I think [the Regime is] lashing out desperately, trying to somehow change the circumstance."

Those Most Affected by Iran Regime Side With the Resistance in the Fight for Regime Overthrow by the People

By Mahmoud Hakamian

While the Iranian people are undoubtedly the greatest victims of the Iranian regime, the citizens of other nations of the Middle East come a close second, so it is interesting to listen to their opinions on the Regime and what to do about the mullahs. These insights are often remarkably similar to those of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), which serves as Iran’s parliament-in-exile.

Khamenei’s Hidden Wealth

By INU Staff

INU - Donald Trump imposed sanctions against Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, as well as his Office, in the latest round of sanctions on Iran imposed last week.

Khamenei has always pretended to be a religious man leading a simple life, with plenty of people testifying to this. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sprang to Khamenei’s defence after the sanctions were imposed last week to claim that the Supreme Leader only owned a simple house and a congregation hall.

Iranian People Welcome Sanctions Against Regime

By INU Staff

INU - US President Donald Trump imposed another round of "hard-hitting" sanctions on Iran this week, specifically targeting supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran's foreign minister Javad Zarif and eight senior commanders of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC), which was recently designated as a terrorist organization by the US.

Cotton Mocks Iran FM Over Sanctions

By INU Staff

INU - US Senator Tom Cotton has mocked Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif’s comments about sanctions on the Regime, saying that Zarif is no longer able to spend “his people's money in five-star restaurants”.

The Arkansas Republican appeared on Fox News on Monday evening, shortly after Donald Trump signed an executive order to impose sanctions on Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and several Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Commanders in response to a series of “aggressive behaviours”, including shooting down a US drone.

Stevenson: EU Must "Wake up" to Iran Threat

By INU Staff

INU - Last weekend, thousands of Iranian protesterss took to the streets of Brussels, right outside the headquarters of the European Commission to call for Europe to support Regime change in their country.

The event attracted many prominent speakers, including former Italian Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi, Colombian Senator Ingrid Betancourt, former Vice-President of the European Parliament Alejo Vidal-Quadras, and Struan Stevenson, the Coordinator of the Campaign for Iran Change (CIC), who have all been vocal supporters of the Iranian Resistance for many years.

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