Tag Archives: IAEA

Nukes? What nukes? The US delusions about Iran

The level of self-delusion to which the US Administration is submitting itself in order to justify the Iran deal would be highly comical if it were not so breath-takingly dangerous.  It has reached a state where the US is contradicting … Continue reading

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International inspections of Iran’s nuke sites are a sick joke

Originally posted on danmillerinpanama:
Over the past few days, Iranian officials have confirmed that international inspections of its nuke sites will be severely limited if permitted at all. This post provides excerpts from recent articles quoting them.  Iran’s nuke sites The restrictions noted in…

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The Iran deal – emerging details make it worse than ever

The more the Iran deal is discussed in the media, and as news emerged from the debate in the US Senate’s Foreign Relations Committee, the more we realize that there is so much about this miserable deal that we were … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

It’s chol Hamo’ed Sukkot and we’ve emerged from the first day of Chag with half a day to catch our breath before heading into Shabbat. The whole festival is a “time of rejoicing” so I would normally be very happy … Continue reading

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Mohammed el-Baradei named interim Egyptian PM

Opposition leader Mohammed El-Baradei has been named the new interim Prime Minister of Egypt, amidst continuing street violence: CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s new president moved to assert his authority Saturday by naming a chief rival of ousted leader Mohammed Morsi … Continue reading

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Middle East news catch-up

Over the last few days there have been several news items from local Israeli news and the wider Middle East which got lost amongst the welter of other news, so here’s a quick round-up: After several incidents of cross-border shooting … Continue reading

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