Reports

December, 2018

  • 17 December

    UPDATED: Contradictory Reports Over Death Of IRGC General

    Source: RadioFarda   There are conflicting reports from Iranian sources on why a regional commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) lost his life. The public relations office of IRGC ground forces announced that General …

  • 17 December

    The ever-escalating the infighting among the Khomeiniist Regime brass

    Zarif Calls Khamenei’s ‘Look To East’ Policy ‘Meaningless’ Source: RadioFarda   Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has questioned Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s “Eastern” policy and ruled it out as “meaningless” in unprecedented and provocative …

  • 17 December

    Spotlight on Iran December 2 – 16, 2018

    Editor: Dr. Raz Zimmt Source: The Meir Amit Intelligence and Terrorism Information Center At the Israeli Intelligence Heritage and Commemoration Center     Iran is keeping a low profile with regards to the “Northern Shield” operation carried out by …

  • 15 December

    House Condemns Iran’s Persecution of Baha’i Minority

    By Michael Lipin Source: Voice of America (VOA)   The U.S. Baha’i community has welcomed a resolution by the U.S. House of Representatives condemning Iran for “state-sponsored persecution” of minority Baha’is in the Islamic Republic. The House …

  • 15 December

    Huawei Is the Doorway to China’s Police State

    The free world should be worried about the creation of a police state under the technology umbrella of Huawei. By Dan Blumenthal Source: The National Interest December 12, 2018 The arrest of Huawei Chief Financial Officer …

  • 15 December

    What Will Iran’s Looming Civil War Look Like?

    When the state is weak or governments collapse, restive minorities along the periphery rebel. By Michael Rubin Source: The National Interest   It was an unseasonably warm morning, in northwestern Iran, although a fresh snow blanketed …

  • 14 December

    Tehran’s clear and present danger

    Iran’s continued development of ballistic missiles poses a danger across the Middle East Source: GulfNews   If the regime in Tehran had its way, it would want the world to believe that it is a peace-loving …

  • 14 December

    U.S. Condemns Tehran After Death Of Detained Iranian Activist

    Source: RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty   WASHINGTON — The United States has condemned Tehran for the “unconscionable” death of a hunger-striking Iranian political activist who had been jailed for messages he wrote on social media. In a statement on …

  • 14 December

    How the ex-Radical-in-Chief created a security vacuum that Iran rushed to fill.

    Obama’s war is upon us By Kenneth Timmerman Source: FrontPage Magazine   Donald Trump has a name for everything and everyone, from Crooked Hillary to Little Rocket Man, who for a time became his best friend. …

  • 13 December

    A review of the latest wave of organized phishing attacks by Iranian state-backed hackers

    The Return of The Charming Kitten Source: CERTFA    Abstract Phishing attacks are the most common form of infiltration used by Iranian state-backed hackers to gain access into accounts. Certfa reviews the latest campaign of phishing attacks that …