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  • Iran Shows How to Rope-a-Dope

    Talks between Iran and the U.N. “watchdog” International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) just failed big time.

    You would never know that talking to Ali Asghar Soltanieh, the Iranian ambassador to the IAEA. “The second round of talks about cooperation between Iran and the agency and interaction with each other was held, and the talks will continue in the future,” he declared.

    This came as a bit of surprise to Gill Tudor, spokesperson for the IAEA Director General, who told Reuters, “At this point in time there is no agreement on further discussions.”

    Should we be surprised? Tehran is a graduate of Pyongyang 101—the school where they teach you how to string along with negotiations and threat while proceeding to merrily build your nuclear weapons and then, after you get nuclear weapons, really start to make a scene. In case Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad missed it, North Korea gave another class last week when it threatened to attack South Korea for conducting training exercises. In the not-too-distant future, Ahmadinejad will be having his own nuclear tantrums—in the middle of the Middle East.

    Meanwhile, the White House spends it time sending U.S. officials to lecture the Israelis as being reasonable. Does President Obama not get it? He is pressuring the wrong country! Rather than being played for a dope, the White House ought to get serious about dealing with Iran’s mad mullahs.

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    2 Responses to Iran Shows How to Rope-a-Dope

    1. Bobbie says:

      why has the world been putting up with this little man and his "America made me do it" rant? No one controls the actions and choices of anyone but ones own regardless of any person's influence, a persons actions necessitates personal accountability and the individual minds' (deliberately deprived in 3rd worlds) ability to open to reason.

      these leaders (without specific mention) prove it's their ignorance and intolerance in respect of any humanity! don't be fooled by one world government. What has the UN done for any of the good of humanity? that is the stupidest and most dangerous proposal put on this country and the world! States run by democrat governors are looking to feds to solve the problems government causes within their control and at wasteful tax payers expense, while ignorant to the peoples' will to walk on their own without government control and without it's expense.

      He's gonna do what he wants with his allies unknown and known. We don't have the American leadership that respects us enough to do the job they were elected and took an oath to uphold. This American leadership shows know personal background except that he is very familiar almost abetting America's enemies!

    2. MPH says:

      Iran has already reached the point of immunity, and they almost certainly have enough U-235 to build a 12 kiloton device. Additionally, their nuke facility at Fordo already has enough centrifuges to produce over one and a half nukes per year.

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