Iran threatens Foundation for Defense of Democracies and CEO Mark Dubowitz

Iran threatens influential Washington think tank over hawkish policy toward regime
August 26, 2019

Iran threatened the Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD) over the weekend for its hawkish stance toward the regime, which announced sanctions against the influential Washington, D.C.-based think tank. The warning against FDD and its chief executive officer, Mark Dubowitz, was announced on Iranian state media, which cited a law passed by the Iranian parliament titled “Countering America’s Human Rights Violation and Adventurous and Terrorist Actions.” “Accordingly, taking any actions by the judicial and security apparatuses against the FDD and their Iranian and non-Iranian accomplices will be considered legitimate as their actions are against the Iran’s national security and the interests of Iranian people and government,reported the state-run Mehr news agency. READ MORE

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