Publications

  • NIAC Statement on Detention of Iranian-American Journalist

    NIAC Statement on Detention of Iranian-American Journalist

              The National Iranian American Council (NIAC) released the following statement regarding the reported detention of Iranian-American journalist Jason Rezaian: We are deeply concerned by the detention of journalists Jason Rezaian, his wife, and two others in Iran. NIAC reiterates its call for Iranian authorities to… Read More »
  • Peace Has No Price Tag

    Peace Has No Price Tag

    Only moments after Zarif and Kerry reached a deal to extend diplomacy, hawks nationwide launched the next phase of their campaign to destroy hopes for diplomacy altogether.  Five thousand supporters of Christians United for Israel (CUFI) – a hardline, evangelical group whose leader, Pastor John Hagee, has called for pre-emptive military strikes… Read More »
  • Why “Seal the Deal” Is Personal for Me

    Why “Seal the Deal” Is Personal for Me

    . The outcome of the Iran nuclear talks is profoundly personal for me. Not only do I feel strong ties to the US, where I was born and raised, and Iran, the country of my ancestors – but my own family is suffering the crippling effect of Iran sanctions. One… Read More »
  • Stakes Could Not Be Higher for Iran Nuclear Negotiations Says Panel

    Stakes Could Not Be Higher for Iran Nuclear Negotiations Says Panel

    Washington, DC - “There is the impression that a ‘no deal’ scenario would be a continuation of the current status quo, and I think that is fundamentally erroneous,” said Trita Parsi, President of the National Iranian American Council (NIAC), speaking on an Atlantic Council panel with former White House Director… Read More »

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