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August 6, 2019: State Department Iran op-ed

Michael Pompeo: Trump Administration Pressure is Weakening Iran’s Regime OP-ED MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE USA TODAY AUGUST 6, 2019 Share The Trump administration has implemented an unprecedented pressure campaign on Iran’s leaders with two objectives: First, to deprive the Iranian regime of the money it needs to support its destabilizing […]

September 20, 2018: US State Department Explains It All

With apoligies to “Clarissa” (pop culture reference)… Previewing Sanctions Under Section 231 of the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act of 2017 (CAATSA) https://apis.google.com/u/0/se/0/_/+1/fastbutton?usegapi=1&annotation=none&size=small&hl=en-US&origin=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.state.gov&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.state.gov%2Fr%2Fpa%2Fprs%2Fps%2F2018%2F09%2F286083.htm&gsrc=3p&jsh=m%3B%2F_%2Fscs%2Fapps-static%2F_%2Fjs%2Fk%3Doz.gapi.en.ywB9Tw6jtLQ.O%2Fam%3DwQ%2Frt%3Dj%2Fd%3D1%2Frs%3DAGLTcCMHolOtxnRBf6vIfjNWT9_VSBS3ew%2Fm%3D__features__#_methods=onPlusOne%2C_ready%2C_close%2C_open%2C_resizeMe%2C_renderstart%2Concircled%2Cdrefresh%2Cerefresh&id=I1_1537536582854&_gfid=I1_1537536582854&parent=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.state.gov&pfname=&rpctoken=34422135 Share   Special Briefing Senior State Department Officials Via Teleconference September 20, 2018   MODERATOR: Thank you, and good afternoon, everyone. Thank you for joining in today’s […]

Undersecretary Cohen Testifies about Iran Sanctions

David Cohen is Undersecretary of Terrorism and Financial Intelligence, and he recently testified before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs. The topic: Iran Sanctions: Ensuring Robust Enforcement, and Assessing Next Steps. Some highlights – on CISADA: When I last appeared before the Committee, I described the Administration's […]