Rouhani puts peaceful face on nuclear Iran

PRAYER ALERT: On Sept. 19 Iran’s new president Hassan Rouhani published an opinion piece in the Washington Post seeking “constructive dialogue” with other nations, including the US. On the same day NBC News broadcast an interview in which Rouhani said, “We do not seek war with any country.” This contrasts sharply with Iran’s hostile posture […] Continue reading →

Will pastor Abedini be freed by Iran reforms?

PRAYER ALERT: Iranian-American pastor Saeed Abedini has been incarcerated since September 2012 for Christian activities in Iran. Now that new Iranian president Hassan Rouhani plans to introduce reforms, will the plight of Pastor Abedini change? As he opens doors to diplomacy with the West, Rouhani is promising new freedoms for Iranians in response to charges […] Continue reading →