Robert Dreyfus, Nov. 12th, 2008
Why, after so many months, was the US-Iraq security pact approved now? True, the two countries were facing a deadline of December 31, when the UN authority for the occupation expires, but they could have gone back to the UN for a temporary extension or simply signed a bilateral statement not nearly as involved as the Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA)approved yesterday by the Iraqi Cabinet. read more »
Submitted by AIFC on Tue, 11/18/2008 - 10:03am.
BBC reports that Robert Berdahl - the president of the Association of American Universities - and six college presidents from around the United States have arrived in Teheran as part of a scientific exchange with presidents of several Iranian universities. read more »
Submitted by AIFC on Sun, 11/16/2008 - 8:21pm.
New America Media, News Analysis,
William O. Beeman, Posted: Nov 12, 2008
Editor's note: Diplomacy between the United States and Iran has been at a standstill. President-elect Barack Obama has a great opportunity to end the cold war between the two nations. NAM contributing writer William O. Beeman is professor and chair of the Department of Anthropology at the University of Minnesota. read more »
Submitted by AIFC on Wed, 11/12/2008 - 4:39pm.
In the name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful
His Excellency, Barak H. Obama President-Elect of the United States of America
I would like to offer my congratulations on your election by the majority of the American electorate. read more »
Submitted by AIFC on Mon, 11/10/2008 - 11:06pm.