Heshmat Alavi
Heshmat Alavi
Heshmat Alavi
Iran’s ‘Moderate’ President Appoints Justice Minister Linked With Torture, Mass Executions

The ‘moderate reformist’ Iranian President Hassan Rouhani appointed as justice minister Alireza Avayi, who participated in mass executions against political opponents.

What Iran Needs Are Not Concessions But Sanctions

With concerns escalating, North Korea should not lead us to tone down our voice and provide further concessions to Pyongyang and Tehran. We should in fact do the opposite.

How To Address Iran’s Aggressive Contributions To Middle East Turmoil

Since the Iran deal, Tehran has not slipped into a passive role—instead, it’s pursued a blatantly aggressive approach to Middle Eastern and world affairs.