Iranian National Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Illegally Export Products From the United States to Iran

Washington, DC - Arash Sepehri, 38, a citizen of Iran, pleaded guilty on November 7, to a federal charge stemming from his role in a conspiracy to cause the export of controlled goods and technology to Iran, in violation of U.S. Department of Commerce and military controls, as well as in contravention of sanctions imposed against Iran.

NASA Looks to University Researchers for Innovative Space Tech Solutions

Washington, DC - University-led research could transform the future of space exploration, from small spacecraft to “smart” systems for the Moon, Mars and beyond. NASA has selected 14 proposals for the study of innovative, early stage technologies that address high-priority needs of America's space program.

Notice on the Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect To Iran

Washington, DC - On November 14, 1979, in Executive Order 12170, the President declared a national emergency with respect to Iran pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701-1706) and took related steps to deal with the unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security, foreign policy, and economy of the United States constituted by the situation in Iran.

Presidential Message on the National Day for the Victims of Communism

Washington, DC - On the National Day for the Victims of Communism, we honor the memory of the more than 100 million people who have been killed and persecuted by communist totalitarian regimes.  We also reaffirm our steadfast support for those who strive for peace, prosperity, and freedom around the world.

Assistant Attorney General for National Security John C. Demers Delivers Remarks Regarding Economic Espionage by the People’s Republic of China

Washington, DC - Assistant Attorney General for National Security John C. Demers Delivers Remarks Regarding Economic Espionage by the People’s Republic of China:

PRC State-Owned Company, Taiwan Company, and Three Individuals Charged With Economic Espionage

San Francisco, California - A federal grand jury indicted a state-owned enterprise of the People’s Republic of China (PRC), a Taiwan company, and three individuals, charging them with crimes related to a conspiracy to steal, convey, and possess stolen trade secrets of an American semiconductor company for the benefit of a company controlled by the PRC government.