US Tapped Abrams as Iran Envoy to Escalate Regime Change Efforts, Former UK, UN Diplomats Say

The appointment of neoconservative hardliner Elliott Abrams as US special envoy to Iran sends a clear signal that President Donald Trump wants to intensify efforts to force regime change in Tehran, two former diplomats said. … Read More >US Tapped Abrams as Iran Envoy to Escalate Regime Change Efforts, Former UK, UN Diplomats Say

Russians & Iranians SPAMMED with State Dept’s promises of riches after US offers $10mn for HACKERS ‘interfering with election’

Russian and Iranian citizens are receiving text messages hyping a $10 million bounty the US State Department has offered for information on anyone interfering in US elections on behalf of foreign governments. Desperate much? … Read More >Russians & Iranians SPAMMED with State Dept’s promises of riches after US offers $10mn for HACKERS ‘interfering with election’

Iranian FM Zarif Snaps at Google for ‘Glitch’ When Translating Condolences to Lebanese People

It appears from the video Zarif retweeted that Google Translate changes “condolences” to “congratulations” when Persian speakers want to translate their sympathies for the Lebanese who suffered a massive explosion on Tuesday. … Read More >Iranian FM Zarif Snaps at Google for ‘Glitch’ When Translating Condolences to Lebanese People

Pompeo: US Wants ‘Untrusted’ Chinese Apps Barred, Seeks to Extend Arms Embargo Against Iran

The US State Department will begin working with the Department of Commerce and additional agencies to limit Beijing’s ability to store and process data and other sensitive information in the US, according to Wednesday afternoon comments made by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. … Read More >Pompeo: US Wants ‘Untrusted’ Chinese Apps Barred, Seeks to Extend Arms Embargo Against Iran

‘Hey Siri’ is a Chinese invention stolen by Apple, says court (Full show)

The White House is actively collaborating with US tech giant Microsoft to buy shares of Chinese-owned social media app TikTok despite moves to ban the app in the US. Meanwhile, in what some are calling an act of retaliation, a Chinese AI company is suing Apple for patent infringement vis-a-vis the voice-recognition … Read More >‘Hey Siri’ is a Chinese invention stolen by Apple, says court (Full show)

Iran won’t stop ballistic missile & nuclear programs despite US pressure – Supreme Leader

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei said his country won’t cave in to US demands to stop developing ballistic missiles and a nuclear industry, saying Tehran is capable to stand up to Washington’s “bullying.” … Read More >Iran won’t stop ballistic missile & nuclear programs despite US pressure – Supreme Leader

The return of the death penalty, an Iran-China partnership, Trump is coming for the elderly

The US federal government executed its first death row inmate in 17 years the other week after the Supreme Court refused to hear a challenge to the case. Lee looks over the grotesque history of execution technology in the US, including Thomas Edison’s experiment with an electrified elephant, and the all-too-common experience of racist false convictions. … Read More >The return of the death penalty, an Iran-China partnership, Trump is coming for the elderly