Press Releases


  • No U.S. sanctions prevent humanitarian items, including medicine and medical devices, from being sold or transferred to Iran or Iranian humanitarian groups. But the regime’s disinformation campaign is gaining currency thanks to allies like Russia and China, as well as the European Union and the United Nations echoing Tehran’s call...
  • United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) is releasing a new report today, The Iranian Cyber Threat, which outlines the structure of Iran’s cyber infrastructure and analyzes the Islamic Republic’s cyber methods and motivations. The Iranian cyber threat poses unique challenges to American security given the difficulties with properly attributing attacks, the...
  • This week marks the 41st anniversary of the referendum which established Iran’s theocratic system of governance. On March 30-31, 1979, Iranians participated in a referendum, which resulted in the establishment of an Islamic Republic. The regime has since sought to export the ideology underpinning this governing model globally. In its...
  • IRGC Terrorist Front Group Designated By U.S. Treasury Department Key Takeaways On March 26, the U.S. Treasury Department designated the Headquarters for the Restoration of Holy Shrines (HRHS), a falsely monikered “charitable” organization that is in reality an Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) terrorist front group with a decades-long history...
  • United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) Chairman Senator Joseph I. Lieberman and CEO Ambassador Mark D. Wallace released a joint statement today after the family of Robert Levinson, the longest-held American hostage in history, announced their determination that he died in Iranian custody.
  • Amid a serious outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Iran, the regime continues to hold foreigners and dual-nationals hostage as a means of extorting the international community.
  • UANI Chairman Senator Joseph I. Lieberman and CEO Ambassador Mark D. Wallace released a joint statement today after the Trump administration applied further secondary sanctions against companies engaged in the purchase, acquisition, sale, transport or marketing of Iranian petrochemicals.
  • Last week, United Nations Special Rapporteur for Human Rights in Iran, Javaid Rehman, also briefed the UN Human Rights Council on his report of the human rights situation in Iran. Notably, Rehman’s report focused on the brutal crackdown by the regime against its citizens during the country’s November protests. The...
  • March 19 marks the 42nd anniversary of U.N. Security Council Resolutions 425 and 426, which created the U.N. Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) following Israel’s March 1978 operation to root out Palestinian militants in south Lebanon. UANI’s Eye on Hezbollah provides a comprehensive timeline, tracking the Party of God’s rise....