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Dec 2nd 2009 3:39PM Nothing in US law prevents Americans from visiting Iran -- unlike Cuba.
Dec 2nd 2009 3:37PM Ummm...considering that the UK and the US were complicit in arming Saddam with chemical weapons to be used against Iranians (resulting in over 60.000 deaths from chemical weapons alone during the 1980-88 war) I don't think we have much of a leg to stand on when talking about "crap" regimes -- and it is amazing that the Iranian people similarly don't confuse us for our governments.
Jun 25th 2009 4:29PM There's no real evidence of election fraud in Iran, and all the claims can be easily refuted by FACTS
See the compilation of claims and counter-claims at IranAffairs.com or http://tinyurl.com/lxos5c
Jun 2nd 2009 3:41PM Even George Bush acknowledged that Iran has a sovereign right to nuclear technology:
Jun 2nd 2009 3:40PM George Bush also said that Iran has a sovereign right to nuclear technology
Jun 2nd 2009 3:35PM Bush said the same thing as Obama
Jul 17th 2008 8:16PM Actually lots of people have been visiting Iran long before Rick Steves joined in. And only American tourists need a registered guide - not Europeans.
See the latest NY Times piece on IRan: