Canada closes embassy in Iran

Rob Gillies Associated Press via The Washington Times 9/7/2012

Canada’s Conservative government said Friday it is shutting its embassy in Tehran and severing diplomatic relations with Iran, which Canada says is providing military assistance to Syria.

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird said that the Canadian embassy in Tehran will close immediately and Iranian diplomats in […]

WikiLeaks: Ecuador grants Julian Assange asylum despite UK ‘threats’

Julian Assange has been granted political asylum by Ecuador over fears he could be extradited to the US and face the death penalty.

Martin Beckford and Rosa Silverman The Telegraph [UK] 16 Aug 2012

The WikiLeaks founder has been holed up in the South American country’s London embassy for almost two months as […]

US condemns storming of British embassy in Iran

Associated Press via The Daily Caller 11/29/2011

The White House says the U.S. condemns in the strongest terms the storming of the British Embassy in Tehran.

In a statement, the White House says Iran has a responsibility to protect the diplomatic missions in its country. The U.S. is urging Iran to condemn the incident, […]

Did Ground Zero Mosque Founder Lie to NYC? Is Real Goal Sharia Not ‘Religious Dialogue’?

PJTV 5/27/2010

Former terrorist Walid Shoebat, reveals disturbing contradictions between Ground Zero mosque founder Imam Faisal Abdul Rauf’s English statements and his Arabic comments. Abdul Rauf directly contradicted his New York Daily News article from earlier this week, and, in the process, lied to New York City about his true intentions.

While contemplating the […]