10) You can follow @HeshmatAlavi.
@PeteButtigieg, the Iowa caucus "winner," is endorsed & advised by @vali_nasr, a known #Iran regime apologist/lobbyist who describes Qassem Soleimani as a “general” & “bureaucrat” rather than the terrorist he is.
Let’s get to know more about Vali Nasr.
Nasr teamed up with @AliVaez, another known Tehran apologist, to write an NYT piece desperately begging for negotiations with the US.
Vaez is a known protégé of former Iranian president Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani.
I wouldn’t be surprised if Vaez is also advising Buttigieg.
For Nasr, the protests directed against the regime in Iran & Iraq are of no significance. His answer for what the U.S. should do is give Iran more goodies & blindly hope for a change in their behavior. Obama already tried & failed.
Brodsky further debunking Nasr’s defense of Soleimani, Iran’s terrorist designated Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) & the Quds Force.
Reminder about other members of Iran’s lobby enjoying close ties with certain DC politicians.
Meet @ManaKharrazi, a members of Tehran’s lobby in Washington, who has very close relations with certain DC politicians.
Other members of Iran’s lobby, NIAC, gaining a foothold in Congress.
Other certain DC politicians, including @brhodes, @ChrisMurphyCT, @RepDanKildee, @DonnaFEdwards & … enjoy close relations with Iran’s lobby NIAC.
Tip: mention @threader_app on a Twitter thread with the keyword “compile” to get a link to it.
Enjoy Threader? Sign up.
Since you’re here...
... we’re asking visitors like you to make a contribution to support this independent project. In these uncertain times, access to information is vital. Threader gets 1,000,000+ visits a month and our iOS Twitter client was featured as an App of the Day by Apple. Your financial support will help two developers to keep working on this app. Everyone’s contribution, big or small, is so valuable. Support Threader by becoming premium or by donating on PayPal. Thank you.
You can follow @HeshmatAlavi.