Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Rouhani Makes His First Big Mistake ...


He's indicating a willingness to "resume talks" about Iran's nuclear program.

That's a mistake. It gives false credibility to the US government's claim -- in the face of a complete absence of evidence that Iran's government is pursuing nuclear weapons, and despite its "supreme leader's" long-standing fatwah declaring their development and possession a sin -- that there's some kind of legitimate "controversy" here.

On the other hand, maybe it's not a mistake. Maybe it's one hand washing the other. After all, the US government has done a bang-up job of keeping the mullahs in power in Iran for more than 30 years now with this kind of thing.

[Cross-Posted at Come Home America]

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