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UK Holds Emergency COBRA Meeting to Discuss Iran Seizure

By INU Staff

INU - On Friday, the notorious Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) seized a British tanker in Omani waters. Iran initially claimed that the tanker was seized because it had rammed a fishing vessel and failed to respond to calls being made to it, but the British Department of Transport has records proving that the vessel was seized in Omani waters and was then redirected to Iranian waters.

Twitter Blocks Iran State Media Outlets for Harassment of Bahai Community

By INU Staff

INU - The Iranian regime has denied the people of Iran the most basic of human rights for years. The regime has particularly targeted religious and ethnic minorities and treated women as second-class citizens. Freedoms in most areas of life are limited, including the way people dress, the way they style their hair, and so on.

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.

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