Category: Iran

On chicken droppings and lame duck Obama’s plans for Israel

Oct 31, 2014

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Obama is purposefully engineering the denouement of the special relationship between America and Israel; just as he is doggedly overseeing the decline of America on the world stage.

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Rejecting false linkage

Jan 1, 2014

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America is not the only party that can play linkage politics. Netanyahu should now be saying to Obama: If you’re not going to protect Israel and the region from the Iranians, expect less cooperation from me on other files. You screwed Israel over Bushehr, so don’t expect me to give you Yitzhar.

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Washington’s sanction contradictions

Dec 19, 2013

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One day, the U.S. says sanctions will force Iran to relinquish its nuclear program. The next, it says delaying sanctions will make Iran more amenable to shutting down its program. Confusing, isn’t it?

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You know it’s a bad deal when…

Nov 28, 2013

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Obama is betting on inducing the Ayatollahs into Persian perestroika, and is battering critics of the Geneva deal with insinuations of disloyalty, dual loyalty and warmongering.

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The Geneva Accord: A Tale of Two Clashing Perspectives

Nov 24, 2013

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From Israel’s perspective, the accord is a strategic defeat for the West, since it legitimizes Iran’s status as a nuclear threshold state. As a result, US credibility on Iran is shot so badly in Israeli eyes that, alas, almost nothing American leaders can say will now allay Israeli fears.

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Awaken, American Jewry!

Nov 14, 2013

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What will it take to rouse American Jewry into action against Obama’s drift towards a grand civilizational deal with the Iranians, at Israel’s expense?

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Nuclear Iran: Nothing to lose and everything to destroy

Nov 14, 2013

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Prof. Steven David: “There are circumstances in which it is all too easy to see how an Iranian leadership – rational, cost calculating, reasonable and prudent as it may be – would still present a very real possibility of using its nuclear weapons against Israel.”

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The beautification of Bashar, the veneration of Rouhani

Oct 31, 2013

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The same “experts who once sought to sell us a “kind and gentle” Bashar Assad, are now working overtime to lionize and sanitize the new Iranian poster boy, President Hassan Rouhani.

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The astute Saudi nose

Oct 24, 2013

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Just like Israel, the Saudis smell that Obama is preparing a seismic shift in US alliances in the region, and cooking-up a “grand bargain” with the Iranians.

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American capitulation to Iran?

Oct 11, 2013

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Beware Obama’s emerging understandings with Iran. Heed his long-term goals of resetting America’s relations with the Muslim world, and don’t underestimate his willingness to undercut current allies (including Israel and Saudi Arabia) in the process.

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