NIAC Panel Addresses Trump’s Threats to Iran Deal on Capitol Hill October 18, 2017 Ciera DehmandSeena Soltanzad “I actually disagree with the notion that we need to constantly have the assumption, and the presumption that Iran is just doggedly in pursuit of a nuclear weapon,” argued John Glaser of CATO. Glaser raised concerns that there is a biased perception on both sides of the political spectrum in ...
BREAKING: IAAB v. Trump Team Praises Ruling Blocking Muslim Ban 3.0 October 18, 2017 NIAC Statement According to Shayan Modarres, legal counsel for the National Iranian American Council: “We applaud the court’s decision in blocking this unconstitutional third attempt at a Muslim Ban. This latest travel ban is little more than a dangerous effort to target Iranians and Muslims, unjustified by any credible national security concerns. The ...
Muslim Ban 3 Blocked! Help Us Keep Winning October 18, 2017 Shayan Modarres A Maryland Judge granted our Motion for Preliminary Injunction blocking Muslim Ban 3.0 from going into effect for the duration of our lawsuit!
We Just Fully Blocked Muslim Ban 3.0! October 18, 2017 Shayan Modarres Enforcement of Muslim Ban 3.0 will remain blocked for the duration of the lawsuit filed by NIAC, Muslim Advocates, Americans United for Separation of Church and State, and Covington Burling LLP, on behalf of Iranian Alliances Across Borders and individual plaintiffs.
The Three Most Troubling Falsehoods in Trump’s Iran Speech October 17, 2017 Adam Weinstein Congress now bears the responsibility for the future of the Iran deal and it will largely be reviewing it through the dishonest framing President Trump set during his decertification speech last week.
Four Underappreciated Dangers from Trump’s Iran Deal Decision October 14, 2017 Ryan Costello Trump’s Iran speech sets the Iran nuclear deal, which is working and supported by his own national security team, firmly in the crosshairs. If Congress does not pass deal-killing legislation, Trump has vowed to terminate the accord himself.
NIAC Deplores Trump’s Push to Violate Iran Nuclear Deal October 13, 2017 NIAC Statement “Congress must step in and make it clear that it will restrain this President and that the U.S. is fully committed to upholding its word on the Iran deal” said Trita Parsi, President of the National Iranian American Council.
Trump Risks War with Iran through Reckless Nuclear Deal Decision October 12, 2017 NIAC Statement Washington, DC – Trita Parsi, President of the National Iranian American Council and author of Losing an Enemy: Obama, Iran and the Triumph of Diplomacy, issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s failed certification of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action:
“Trump’s failed certification of the Iran nuclear deal ...
The real risk in Trump’s Iran gambit October 12, 2017 Trita Parsi It’s still unclear whether Donald Trump’s expected decision to decertify the Iran nuclear deal will lead to the total collapse of the agreement. But the truth is that decertification is only half the story.