http://sealaska.com
  •  
  •  
Letter: Begich Enables Obama

...weeks into a U.S. "war" on the terrorist group that bred in that vacuum, ISIS continues to advance and take territory. Iran is on the brink of nuclear capability, Putin is on the march, we helped radical Islamists take over in Egypt and Libya, our...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-10-31/letter-begich-enables-obama
Letters
Kurds key in fight against Islamic State

...countries, mostly Turkey, Iraq, Syria, Iran and Armenia. Sunni Muslims make up the...sizeable Shiite population, particularly in Iran.After the collapse of the Ottoman and...creation of these modern states, Iraq, Iran and Turkey each agreed against the creation...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-10-08/kurds-key-fight-against-islamic-state
Not For Web
My Turn: The fantasy of 'American Exceptionalism'

...weren't reflected in our participation of the 1954 overthrow of Iran's democratically elected government. Instead of promoting...recalling how "American support for dictators, from the Shah of Iran to the Saudi royal family, has stoked discontent around the...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-10/my-turn-fantasy-american-exceptionali
Opinion
A Republican Senate means changing the chairmen

...or equivocating witnesses - gladly, and he would be certain to use his new perch for tough questioning about Iraq, Syria, Iran, Afghanistan and military spending.A Republican majority would usher in major changes in committee leadership, with political...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-22/republican-senate-means-changing-chairm
State
Today in history

...decline the award.In 1979, the U.S. government allowed the deposed Shah of Iran to travel to New York for medical treatment - a decision that precipitated the Iran hostage crisis. French conductor and music teacher Nadia Boulanger died in Paris...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-22/today-history
Local
My Turn: The U.S. needs engaged leadership

...American global leadership. We're seeing it in Russia's mounting aggression, including bombers once again buzzing Alaska; Iran's efforts to destabilize the Middle East and obtain nuclear weapons; and China's aggressive actions in the South China Sea...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-08/my-turn-us-needs-engaged-leadership
Opinion
Iran minister, UN chief discuss nuclear issue

UNITED NATIONS - Iran's foreign minister and the U.N. Secretary-General...commend the efforts of the new government in Iran in promoting dialogue with the international...Rouhani, considered a relative moderate in Iran's hard-line clerical regime, exchanged...

http://juneauempire.com/edith-m-lederer/2013-09-20/iran-minister-un-chief-discus
US, Iran find common ground: Olympic wrestling

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - The caretakers of the Olympics...what has eluded diplomats: Galvanizing Iran and the U.S. on a common goal.Wrestling...alliance. But close cooperation between Iran and America would be an even more remarkable...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-02-20/us-iran-find-common-ground-olympic-wre
Sports
US, Iran find some common ground: Olympic wrestling

TEHRAN, Iran - The caretakers of the Olympics may have...what has eluded diplomats: Galvanizing Iran and the U.S. on a common goal.Wrestling...alliance. But close cooperation between Iran and America would be an even more remarkable...

http://juneauempire.com/brian-murphy/2013-02-20/us-iran-find-some-common-ground-
New president says Iran ready for nuclear negotiations

UNITED NATIONS - Iran's new president said Wednesday his country...Tehran's disputed nuclear activities.Iran has agreed to meet with six world powers...that stalled in April. The West suspects Iran is trying to build a nuclear weapon, something...

http://juneauempire.com/lara-jakes/2013-09-26/new-president-says-iran-ready-nucl

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING