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Student leader praises Obama speech but asks for action, including oil sanctions

The head of Iran’s independent secular student movement praised President Barack Obama’s Persian New Year speech, and called on the American leader to back up his words with comprehensive sanctions on the Iranian regime’s oil industry. Amir Abbas Fakhravar, a […]

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Big policy change: Obama tells Iran’s youth, ‘I am with you’

As he rained Tomahawk cruise missiles on Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi, US President Barack Hussein Obama abruptly changed his rhetorical approach toward Iran and told Iran's young people,