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Iran Assassination Plot

(Another) Act of War and What We Can Do About It

Mark D. Wallace | Posted 12.28.2011 | World
Mark D. Wallace

Iran clearly sees itself as a nation at war with the U.S. It is time for America to recognize that grim reality, and act accordingly.

Iran's Supreme Leader Warns U.S. Over Assassination Claims

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 12.16.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's supreme leader warned the United States on Sunday that any measures taken against Tehran over an alleged plot to assassina...

Why Is the U.S. Taking the Iran Plot Case to the United Nations?

Evelyn Leopold | Posted 12.13.2011 | World
Evelyn Leopold

Shortly after the Justice Department announced that Iranians tried to kill the Saudi Arabian ambassador to Washington, the U.S. briefed members of the U.N. Security Council and sent the indictment to all 193 nations in the world body.

Forget Wall Street, Let's Occupy the World

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics
Jayne Lyn Stahl

It sure looks like Joe Biden finally got his mojo back. Whatever mojo he had in the first place, that is. Don't get me wrong. I like Joe Biden, and al...

Joshua Hersh

Iran Assassination Plot: Skeptics Question Motive And Method Of An 'Amateur Hour' Scheme

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 12.12.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- One national security analyst called it "amateur hour" and compared it to the work of the "Keystone Kops." Another described it as a "fu...

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.

John Rudolf

Iran Behind Plot To Kill Saudi Envoy, U.S. Says

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 12.11.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- An American citizen charged with plotting to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to the United States intends to plead not guilty at a formal...

Andrea Stone

Saudi Assassination Plot 'Huge Deal': Would Have Been First Iranian Kill On U.S. Soil in 30 Years

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 12.11.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- News of an alleged Iranian plot to assassinate Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the United States represents a "huge deal" that would, had i...