Ben Rhodes cut a window into the belly of the beast and allowed us to see how the mainstream media in the US manipulates public opinion on government information concerning issues like the Iraq war, Iran deal, etc., says former US diplomat Jim Jatras.
European businesses that want to continue working with the American financial systems know that if they are caught cooperating with Iranian enterprises the US would go after them, Jacob Hornberger, Director of the Future of Freedom Foundation, told RT.
The Iranian Defense Minister has denied carrying out a new medium-range ballistic missile test after a senior official boasted about its pinpoint accuracy, leaving the US State Department “concerned” and White House officials scratching their heads over “what exactly transpired.”
Iran has summoned the Swiss Ambassador in Tehran, who represents American interests in the country, to relay a formal note of protest regarding a US Supreme Court ruling that froze $2 billion of the country’s assets to compensate American victims of “Iranian terror.”
The US behaves like international judge, jury and prosecutor, said Professor Seyed Mohammad Marandi, University of Tehran. Iran doesn’t have relations with the US and are actual victims of Wahhabi extremists created by the US and Saudi Arabia, he continued.
The Russian anti-terror campaign in Syria has shifted the balance of power in the region, the Iranian Defense Minister said while visiting Moscow, eager to purchase billions of dollars worth of “defensive” weapons to secure its own position in the region.