Compared to other countries with similar starting points 40 years ago, Iran has fallen behind, to the detriment of the Iranian people.
In 1979, Ayatollah Khomeini promised to improve the lives of Iranian citizens. Instead, Iran’s corrupt regime has delivered 40 years of failure.
The government of Iran denies its people human rights, and systematically arrests and executes religious minorities for practicing their faith.
Hundreds of deceptive Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts falsely claim to be independent news agencies, but are really tied to Iranian state media.
The U.S. ambassador to Germany applauded that country's decision to bar Iran's Mahan Air, citing its role in transporting fighters and weapons.
In the months since the United States reimposed sanctions on Iran, more European nations are taking action against the full range of Iranian threats.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Iran not to launch space vehicles using ballistic-missile technology in defiance of a U.N. Security Council ban.
In a major address in Cairo, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reiterated the U.S. commitment to keep working with Middle East allies to eradicate ISIS and counter Iran.
The U.N. General Assembly adopts a resolution censuring Iran's human rights record, including torture and imprisoning human rights defenders.