On Thursday, September 22, Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.), a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, offered an amendment during the Floor debate of on H.R. 5931 – Prohibiting Future Ransom Payments to Iran Act.
As the Iranian Foreign Minister visited Lebanon, Nizar Zakka’s attorney in Washington, DC, Jason Poblete, answered questions on Middle East and North Africa News Station Al Arabiya about Iran’s kidnapping of Nizar on September 18, 2015.
The Managing Director of The Rapidan Group, Mr. Scott Modell, testified before a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing this week and discussed the current hostage crisis with Iran; one of the most underreported aspects of U.S.-Iran foreign policy. Mr. Modell urged the U.S. government to do more to raise awareness of these cases. PobleteTamargo LLP…