Press Releases


  • It’s been less than six months since President Donald Trump announced the U.S. withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and his intention to re-impose sanctions against Iran. In that time, European leaders have launched an unprecedented effort to keep foreign capital flowing to Tehran, but their efforts...
  • UANI, in its report, Iran’s Malign Intelligence Activities, details how Iran’s intelligence apparatus, coupled with terror proxies like Hezbollah, has planned and executed assassinations and bombing attacks of perceived opponents of the theocratic regime in Iran and around the world. In the past year, the frequency of Iranian directed actions...
  • UANI today called upon the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) to terminate its relationship with the Iranian banking system. Since 1973, almost all international bank transfers have been facilitated by SWIFT, a Brussels-based organization that connects more than 11,000 banks and other financial institutions and processes 30 million...
  • New York, NY – United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) President David Ibsen and Research Director Daniel Roth today released the following statement regarding the Swedish automaker AB Volvo’s decision to cease its business operations in Iran: “AB Volvo’s acknowledgment of the difficulties associated with conducting business in Iran and subsequent...
  • The business community continues to make clear that it views business with Iran as not worth the risk, despite efforts by politicians to use the them as a tool to deliver cash to the Iranian regime and warnings from analysts that countries would not comply with re-imposed U.S. sanctions. “It...
  • This week, United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) hosted our annual Iran Summit at the Westin Grand Central in New York. Celebrating the 10th anniversary of our founding, we were fortunate to be joined by the Honorable Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of State of the United States, and Ambassador John R....
  • Next week, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will arrive in New York City for the opening of the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly. Rouhani’s trip comes at a time of controversy and pressure at home, where he has been weakened by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who blames...
  • Celebrating 10 years since its founding, United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) will host a distinguished lineup of senior U.S. officials, current and former foreign leaders, and Iran experts at its annual Iran summit, held on Tuesday, September 25 at The Westin Grand Central in New York City. This year’s Iran...
  • FOX NEWS’ MARIA BARTIROMO: “Of course, you were against the Iran deal from the beginning, but [former U.S. Secretary of State] John Kerry basically – he admitted it in his memoir book tour that he met with [the Iranians] three times. What is he trying to do? We’re out of...