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Iran: Death commissioner responsible for extrajudicial executions set to become next head of judiciary

By INU Staff

INU- It appears that Ebrahim Raeesi may be the new head of the judiciary in Iran. This appointment would be an absolute disgrace to the country’s justice system considering his involvement in the 1988 massacre.

Former U.S. intelligence officer becomes spy for Iran

By INU Staff

INU-Monica Witt is a former U.S. intelligence officer that became a spy for Iran. She was an air force specialist who had served in Iraq. After attending a conference in Iran on the amorality of American culture, Witt converted to Islam.

As US Plans Summit on Iran, European and Middle Eastern Nations Choose Sides

By Edward Carney

On Friday, two days after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivered a speech in Egypt aimed at shoring up opposition to Iranian influence in the region, the State Department announced that Pompeo would also be leading a global summit in Poland next month, with an emphasis on the Middle East and more specifically on Iran. Reuters quoted Pompeo as saying the meeting would “bring together dozens of countries from all around the world,” though he did not specify which nations, if any, had already agreed to attend.

Iran regime’s influence over some Western press,

By INU Staff

INU- In what the German Journalists’ Union DJU called “the biggest fraud scandal in journalism since the Hitler diaries”, the prestigious Der Spiegel magazine came under scrutiny by advocates of the free press after the deceit of its editor, Claas Relotius, was revealed.

Iranian MP Calls for Shift Away From Regional Interventionism

By Mahmoud Hakamian

One member of the Iranian Regime’s parliament called for a major shift in foreign policy in an unprecedented speech on Sunday, saying that the current foreign policy has “a lot of unneeded costs”, which can “leave [the Regime] paralyzed on the streets of Tehran”.

We Must Tackle Iran Regime’s Fake News

By INU Staff

INU - When we think of Iran’s meddling in the Middle East, we might rightly think of their sponsorship of terrorist groups or their prolonging o the Syrian Civil War, but we rarely think of their propaganda machine, which works non-stop to pump out fake news promoting the Regime’s agenda.

Indeed, the Iranian Regime funds and supports dozens of Arab media outlets, including social media, that are managed by their allies in order to praise the Regime’s victories. And Iran can never stop being perceived as victorious; after all, they do promote themselves as the hand of God on Earth.

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Free Iran 2018 Gathering - 30 June 2018 - Villepinte, Paris

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