Trump & Iran: Yet Another HOSTAGE CRISIS

Anti-American murals at the former U.S. Embassy in Tehran, where the Iranian government held dozens of American diplomats hostage. Credit photograph by Scott Peterson / Getty By Robin Wright January 6 2017, The New Yorker Short of last-minute diplomacy, Donald Trump will inherit another hostage crisis with Iran on Inauguration Day—thirty-five years after the first hostage drama…

$400 Million Cash Ransom Paid by Obama Admin to Iran Puts More Americans at risk … in Iran and Worldwide!

August 03, 2016  · via FoxNews.com Republican lawmakers are fuming over a bombshell report overnight that the U.S. government airlifted the equivalent of $400 million to Iran this past January – as four detained Americans were released by Tehran – and say the transaction has put more Americans at risk of being taken hostage. The cash…

The Aspiring Novelist Who Became Obama’s Foreign-Policy Guru

How Ben Rhodes rewrote the rules of diplomacy for the digital age. Ben Rhodes, deputy national security adviser for strategic communications, at nuclear-security summit meeting in March with President Xi Jinping of China. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times By DAVID SAMUELS, MAY 5 2016, NY Times Picture him as a young man, standing on the…

Americans Held Hostage in Iran: 1979 – 2016

There may be, and likely are, other Americans who were secretly abducted and held in Iran as hostages-prisoners that the U.S. government is aware of, but the general public knows nothing about. That’s mainly because of the U.S. State Department’s policy and advice to the families of new hostages is not to talk to the media. Instead they are counseled to keep quiet, to…

Partial Victory! Winding Down ‘FreeAllThree.com’

~ Our original mission has been accomplished, partly. Our main objective at ‘FreeAllThree.com’ in mid-2013 was to raise awareness among Americans that there were, at the time, three men held hostage in Iran, not one or two. Three Americans were held against their wills in Iran. They were: Robert “Bob” Levinson, Amir Hekmati and Saeed Abedini. ~At that time each family was…