Press Releases


  • UANI Chairman Senator Joseph I. Lieberman and CEO Ambassador Mark D. Wallace released a statement in response to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s decision to terminate the sanctions waiver for Iran’s Fordow nuclear facility under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.
  • UANI leaders announced today that former U.S. National Security Advisor Ambassador John Bolton has returned to the organization as a senior advisor. Bolton, who previously served on UANI’s Advisory Board until 2018, is an accomplished lawyer, skilled diplomat, and prominent voice around the globe for policies and practices that ensure...
  • In a predawn strike, Israel killed Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) Gaza commander, Baha Abu al-Ata. United Against Nuclear Iran’s (UANI) report, Palestinian Islamic Jihad, details the history, ideology, structure, and Iran’s support of PIJ’s violent activities. Iran is PIJ’s primary sponsor, providing the group with millions of dollars in direct...
  • In January, Germany became the first country to refuse to allow Iran’s terrorist-facilitating airline, Mahan Air, from landing at any German airport. France took similar action in March against Mahan Air, which has been used to transport Iranian weapons and fighters. This week, Italy’s Civil Aviation Authority (ENAC) provided fresh...
  • UANI Chairman Senator Joseph I. Lieberman and CEO Ambassador Mark D. Wallace, in a joint statement, recommended multiple actions in response to Iran’s announced intention to begin injecting gas into centrifuges to enrich uranium up to 5 percent at its Fordow nuclear facility.
  • On November 4, 1979, Iranian students stormed the U.S. Embassy in Tehran and seized more than 50 Americans. The 444 days they were held hostage continue to shape the U.S.-Iran relationship today, and served as the world's introduction to a regime that continues to make hostage taking a keystone of...
  • With Iran set to reduce even more of its commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action in early November, UANI is releasing a white paper with 15 recommendations for strengthening the U.S. maximum pressure campaign.
  • On November 4, 1979, Iranian students stormed the U.S. Embassy in Tehran and seized more than 50 Americans. The 444 days they were held hostage continue to shape the U.S.-Iran relationship today, and served as the world’s introduction to a regime that continues to make hostage taking a keystone of...
  • UANI Chairman Senator Joseph I. Lieberman and CEO Ambassador Mark D. Wallace released a statement today regarding the October 18, 2020 expiration of the international arms embargo imposed on Iran as part of U.N. Security Council Resolution 2231.