The Corner

Iran News Round-Up

  • Supreme Leader: Iran will not compromise on nuclear program. More.
    • Ahmadinejad: Iran’s nuclear program makes Islamic Republic “invincible
    • Iran dismisses U.S. sanctions threat.
    • Sec. of Defense Gates endorses further diplomacy.
  • Iran claims that arrested Iranian-American has confessed to espionage.
    • Does not specify which hostage allegedly confessed.
  • Picture of the Day: Remembering the Great Leader.

Michael Rubin is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, senior lecturer at the Naval Postgraduate School’s Center for Civil-Military Relations, and a senior editor of the Middle East Quarterly.