for a Free and Democratic IRAN
Secretary of State John Kerry testified on the recent nuclear deal with Iran. He urged Congress not to pass new sanctions on Iran and to give negotiators time and space. He expressed skepticism that Iran would comply with the deal but said the agreement was the best chance for a lasting solution. Other topics included Iran’s support of terrorism and threats to Israel.
The purpose of the hearing is look at the status on Iran’s nuclear weapons capabilities, European negotiations and the UN Security Council, and the feasibility of further negotiations, democracy promotion, sanctions, and/or military options. Amir Abbas Fakhravar, president and founder of the Iranian Freedom Institute testified before Senate Homeland Security Committee on Iran's nuclear issues and human rights violations.
IFI President Amir Abbas Fakhravar and IWP President Dr. John Lenczowski along with BBG Governor Enders Wimbush, BBG Governor Michael Meehan and former VOA Director Robert Reilly testified before the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee.