FAST FIVE: 'Kraken' Lawsuit Accuses Iran Of 'Monitoring And Manipulating' 2020 Election, Stoking Deep Dive By Journalist
'Kraken' Lawsuit Accuses Iran Of 'Monitoring And Manipulating' 2020 Election, Stoking Deep Dive By Journalist Tyler Durden Thu, 11/26/2020 – 17:05 An interesting thread has popped up on Twitter in the wake of attorney Sidney Powell's recently filed lawsuits alleging widespread election fraud in Michigan and Georgia ('the Kraken') – which claims in part that China and Iran monitored and manipulated elections, “including the most recent US general election in 2020.” Journalist and Iran expert Heshmat Alavi, who describes himself as a “political activist and supporter for regime change in Iran,” has compiled a lengthy exposé in response to this claim, and brings readers down the rabbit hole regarding Iran's penetration into US politics.
This is the hallmark of Iran's network of apologists & lobbyists in the West.pic.twitter.com/QGoWz8iNf0 – Heshmat Alavi (@HeshmatAlavi) November 26, 2020 12) NIAC was born from a 1999 white paper written by @tparsi based on holding “seminars in lobbying for Iranian-American youth & intern opportunities in Washington D.C.” & reducing “the taboo of working for a new approach on Iran.”https://t.co/5DZxTu4RBq – Heshmat Alavi (@HeshmatAlavi) November 26, 2020 14) 2019-NIAC president @jabdi echoed Iran's conspiracy theory that Iran's attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman-corroborated by the US, UK, Germany & regional allies-were false-flag operations “orchestrated” by the Trump admin to wage war on Iran.https://t.co/5kYU3wLCtX – Heshmat Alavi (@HeshmatAlavi) November 26, 2020 16) Former Iranian Official, Pro-Tehran Lobbyist Hosted at Obama White House Dozens of Times “Trita Parsi, a pro-Iran advocate long accused of hiding his ties to the Iranian government, met with Obama administration officials some 33 times-“https://t.co/g5zM4sEF2w – Heshmat Alavi (@HeshmatAlavi) November 26, 2020 18) While @Princeton University says Mousavian had a “distinguished career,” it is worth noting that he was Iran's ambassador in Germany overlooking the September 1992 Mykonos restaurant killing of four Iranian Kurdish dissidents.
pic.twitter.com/wJ8lC6UudM – Heshmat Alavi (@HeshmatAlavi) November 26, 2020 20) “NIAC's most accomplished alum is Sahar Nowrouzzadeh, who is now National Security Council director for Iran in the Obama admin & the top US official for Iran policy, bringing together various departments working on US strategy toward [Iran].”https://t.co/quVfXgO3ZA pic.twitter.com/S7iI22oFLq – Heshmat Alavi (@HeshmatAlavi) November 26, 2020 22) NIAC has also established ties with senior figures in Washington.
Note: NIAC should be demanded to disclose its funding.https://t.co/5O6imEaKcF – Heshmat Alavi (@HeshmatAlavi) November 26, 2020 38) “.
I believe all Americans should be informed about the threats posed by #Iran's regime & its lobby arm NIAC in US elections.