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Netanyahu's gift to Obama jeopardized the 2800-year-old bond between two peoples

Netanyahu's gift to Obama jeopardized the 2800-year-old bond between two peoples

By Sheda Vasseghi During their most recent meeting, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave President Barack Obama a copy of the Book of Esther as a symbol of his fears for Israel if the Islamic Republic of Iran becomes nuclear. While this gesture effectively telegraphed to the American public the message he wanted to deliver them, it […]

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An SOS from the people of Iran to the people of Israel: Two former top diplomats take a stand against war

An SOS from the people of Iran to the people of Israel: Two former top diplomats take a stand against war

By Sheda Vasseghi The following is based on recent statements by Amb. Ardeshir Zahedi, former foreign minister and and the last ambassador of the Shah in Washington, and Dr. Assad Homayoun, former minister at the Iranian Embassy in Washington. “I have come to believe that Israel will indeed strike Iran in 2012.” This is the […]

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Nothing 'western' about ancient Persian values required for the new Iran

Nothing 'western' about ancient Persian values required for the new Iran

By Sheda Vasseghi   At the dawn of a new Iranian year (Norooz), the majority of Iranians are hoping that it is also the dawn of the fall of the Islamic regime in Tehran and the rise of a “new” Iran.  In that regard, Iranians both domestic and abroad have been debating on how to set […]

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The People’s Mojahedin of Iran is not who the Iranian people have been waiting for

The People’s Mojahedin of Iran is not who the Iranian people have been waiting for

By Sheda Vasseghi   “President Clinton and Secretary of State Christopher are to be congratulated on their insight and forsightedness [sic] in presenting a report to congress rejecting the  (PMOI) as an alternative to the present regime.” [Full page Public Announcement by The Azadegan Foundation endorsed by 71 high ranking retired U.S. generals and admirals, Washington […]