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Iran Terror Plot

Iran, the U.S., and Saudi Arabia

Dr. Majid Rafizadeh | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics
Dr. Majid Rafizadeh

Ideologically speaking, by proclaiming itself the safe-guarder of Islamic values Iran has been challenging Saudi Arabia's position in the Middle East for decades.

Ahmadinejad Denies Terror Accusations

AP | Posted 12.17.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Monday denied allegations that Iranian agents were involved in a plot to assassinate the...

Obama To Seek 'Toughest Sanctions' Against Iran

Posted 12.13.2011 | World

Associated Press WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama said Thursday that the U.S. will make sure that Iranian officials are held accountable for "r...

Iran Plot: Here We Go Again

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 12.12.2011 | World
MJ Rosenberg

So let's go slowly here. If the plot turns out to be both real and sanctioned by powerful people in Tehran, a strong response of some kind is warranted. But first let's make sure.

The Mystery Behind The Restaurant Iranians Allegedly Chose As Assassination Target

The New Republic | Timothy Noah | Posted 12.12.2011 | DC

There is much that is troubling about this plot, which the Saudi embassy properly denounced as "a despicable violation of international norms, standar...

U.S., Mexico Cooperated To Foil D.C. Terror Plot

AP | E. EDUARDO CASTILLO | Posted 12.11.2011 | Politics

MEXICO CITY — Mexico worked closely with U.S. authorities to help foil an alleged $1.5 million plot to kill the Saudi Arabian ambassador to Wash...

Tehran's Tango: Iran's Terror Beachhead South Of The Border

Amb. Marc Ginsberg | Posted 10.13.2011 | World
Amb. Marc Ginsberg

Whether Tuesday's salacious indictment leads to Iranian officials and Hezbollah as the federal indictment alleges remains to be seen. Given Iran's well-known and well-feared record of penetration in Latin America, there is plenty of smoke to hide the real fire.

Eric Holder: Iran Will Be Held Accountable For Terror Plot

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 12.11.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration accused Iranian government agents Tuesday of plotting to assassinate the Saudi ambassador in the United St...

Terror Plot Disrupted

Posted 12.11.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Justice Department is accusing the Iranian government of trying to assassinate Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the United States i...