In response to Iranian restrictions, 70 think tank scholars go out in support of the Foundation.
The clerical regime lashed out at FDD, accusing the think tank of “spreading lies, lobbyism, [and] propaganda against Iran,” according to a report in state-controlled Mehr news agency
Both parties are suing each other for defamation over mutual insults on social media.
The meetings reportedly involved Stanley Fischer, a former Fed vice chairman and president of Israel Bank, and a senior Treasury Department official.
The Jerusalem Institute for Strategic Studies has branded itself 'Israel's new conservative security think tank.'
Jay Solomon, recently fired from the Wall Street Journal, will join the Washington Institute for Near East Policy.