A Political Prisoner’s Death Is a Grim Reminder of the Islamic Republic’s Brutality

Sept. 24 2021

A year ago, Navid Afkari, a popular Iranian wrestler, was executed by the Iranian government for participating in a political protest. Now his former cellmate has died as well. Elliott Abrams writes:

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More about: Human Rights, Iran

What Israel Needs to Stop Iran’s Nuclear-Weapons Program

Oct. 25 2021

If sanctions, diplomacy, and covert sabotage fail to prevent the Islamic Republic from obtaining nuclear weapons, it will be up to the IDF to do the job—as America will be unlikely to attack Iran, and the Gulf states lack the ability to do so. But it is not clear that the Jewish state has the necessary armaments. John Hannah writes:

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More about: IDF, Iran, Iran nuclear program, Israeli Security, U.S. Foreign policy