Two Iranian film makers, Jafar Panahi and Mohammad Rasulov, have been sentenced by the Iranian government to six years in prison.
Now another challenge arises: governing effectively in order to meet the needs of the Iraqi people.
The message of peace on earth and good will toward men is universal.
Restriction of religious freedom has many faces.
The U.S. has invested more than $200 million since 2003, in programs to clear unexploded ordnance and landmines in Iraq.
The United States strongly condemns the terrorist attack that took place at a mosque in the city of Chabahar.
What is at issue is not Iran's right to a peaceful nuclear program.