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Pat Buchanan: War with Iran is more likely after Soleimani strike

Former Republican presidential candidate Pat Buchanan said that following the U.S. strike that killed Iranian commander Qassem Solemiani, he is “more pessimistic” that the U.S. will go to war against Iran before the 2020 presidential election in November.

UN Security Council must recognize Iran as the real Mideast aggressor, Kelly Craft says

Kelly Craft, the United States ambassador to the United Nations, called out the Security Council in a speech Tuesday, saying the world body continued to criticize Israel but failed to work toward keeping Iran in check.

Newt Gingrich: Incredible revolution changed Iran from US friend to foe – We need to understand how and why

As we watch the current tensions with Iran, I believe it is important to help explain how we got here.

Dan Hoffman: US will stay in Iraq to fight ISIS – Trump’s order to kill Soleimani benefits both countries

America’s military involvement in Iraq and our fight against the ISIS terrorist group there is not over – despite initial concerns about U.S. troops being expelled from the country after President Trump ordered a drone strike that killed Iranian terrorist Gen. Qassem Soleimani in Iraq Jan. 3.

Trump fires back after Iranian leader condemns him on Twitter: ‘Make Iran Great Again!’

President Trump sent a scathing indictment of Iran’s leadership on Friday when he told Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei to stop killing his people and to make his country “great again.”

House Foreign Affairs Committee presses Pompeo to appear for Iran hearing

Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y., on Friday pressed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday to agree to testify before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs on the Trump administration’s policy toward Iran and threatened to issue a subpoena if necessary. 

Four former Iranian hostages: President Trump, thank you for your actions and your strength

For 40 years our government has failed to understand that the only thing that can stop a radical regime is strength.

James Carafano: Iran Ayatollah Khamenei ‘really nervous’ about anti-government protests

A rare public appearance by Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei shows how nervous his regime is about the “level of anger and mistrust” inside Iran today, retired Army Lt. Col. James Carafano said Friday.

Rep. Brian Mast: Politically motivated Dems tried to ‘steal’ moment of reflection for fallen soldiers

Congressional Democrats in a hearing on Capitol Hill Tuesday tried to “steal” a moment of reflection about fallen U.S. military members because it didn’t align with their political agenda, retired Army Ranger and double amputee Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., said Friday.

Iran’s supreme leader calls Trump a clown, praises missile attack in rare appearance

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s supreme leader, addressed Friday prayers in Tehran for the first time since 2012 and used the platform to praise the country’s retaliatory strike against the U.S. over the killing one of its top generals and went on to call President Trump a clown who cannot be trusted.

Iran rocket attack on Iraqi military base injured 11 US service members, official reveals

Eleven U.S. service members were flown out of Iraq and treated for concussion symptoms after Iran’s rocket attack targeting Iraqi military bases earlier this month, a spokesman for U.S. Central Command revealed Thursday night.

Iran must compensate plane crash victims’ families fairly, other governments say

Five countries that lost citizens when Iran accidentally shot down a Ukrainian passenger plane, killing all 176 people on board, are demanding that Tehran accept “full responsibility” and compensate the victims’ family members.

Pair with Iranian ties get prison time for illegal surveillance of Iranian opposition groups in US: DOJ

Two men with Iranian backgrounds were sentenced to prison terms Wednesday after being convicted of conducting surveillance and collecting information about American citizens and U.S. nationals who are members of the group Mujahedin-e Khalq (MEK), the U.S. Department of Justice said.