The regime in that country [Iran] sponsors terrorists in the Palestinian territories and in Lebanon — and that must come to an end. The Iranian government is defying the world with its nuclear ambitions, and the nations of the world must not permit the Iranian regime to gain nuclear weapons.
Iran’s development of a nuclear weapon, I believe, is unacceptable. And we have to mount a international effort to prevent that from happening. Iran’s support of terrorist organizations, I think, is something that has to cease.
This hackneyed rhetoric needs to stop. There is no evidence of an Iranian nuclear weapons program. What “terrorist organziations” is he talking about? For more, see the Informed Comment post.
Also see Tariq Ali’s September address to Obama regarding Pakistan:
Irancove @ November 8, 2008