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Bennett Ramberg Advocates Reckless “vigilantism”

Irancove @ July 27, 2008 # One Comment

Writing on the NPT, Bennett Ramberg implicitly promotes an Israeli strike on Iran for it’s nuclear energy program (according to US intelligence estimates and the IAEA, Iran does not have a nuclear weapons program). While there is no proof of an Iranian nuclear weapons program, Israel has an estimated stockpile of around 200 nuclear weapons. […]

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Lawyer seeks to sue US over Iran threats

Irancove @ July 27, 2008 # 8 Comments

An American lawyer has offered to represent Iran in an international lawsuit against Israel and his own government in an effort to stop Washington and Tel Aviv from initiating further sanctions against Tehran. Francis A. Boyle says following Washington’s latest ultimatum to Tehran to freeze uranium enrichment within two weeks or face further isolation, Iran […]

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Ex Mossad Chief: Strike on Iran could Affect Israel for ‘100 Years’

Irancove @ July 27, 2008 # No Comment Yet

Via Haaretz:  Former Mossad Chief Ephraim Halevy told Time magazine in an interview published Thursday that an Israeli attack on Iran “could have an impact on us for the next 100 years” and should only be considered as a last resort.

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More Warmongering from John Bolton

Irancove @ July 27, 2008 # One Comment

Bolton’s rationale for helping Israel start a war with Iran: “We will be blamed for the strike anyway, and certainly feel whatever negative consequences result, so there is compelling logic to make it as successful as possible.”

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Obama meets with Iranian-American donors

Irancove @ July 27, 2008 # 7 Comments

Via Payvand:  Democratic candidate Barack Obama held a private session with Iranian-American donors before he started his Mideast tour, a report says. The Obama campaign has held a fundraising forum – which was not on the Democrat’s public schedule and was closed to the press, ABC News reported Friday. During his 15 minute speech on […]

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