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Middle East expert gives us a warning

Posted by alanmirs on September 30, 2009


Middle East expert gives us a warning

For example, the Iranians were working with us in the run-up to the
invasion of Afghanistan and even after the invasion they were eager to
work with us and the U.S.-backed government led by Hamid Karsai. Ryan
Crocker was meeting with Iranians and Afghanis in Kabul when Bush made
his "axis of evil" speech. Crocker knew that his job had just gotten
much harder

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Iran wants global system to end nuclear arms-pape

Posted by alanmirs on September 21, 2009


Iran wants global system to end nuclear arms-paper

The Associated Press

Iranian President Mahmoud
Ahmadinejad speaks in front of pictures of the late revolutionary
founder Ayatollah Khomeini, left, and supreme leader Ayatollah Ali
Khamenei, right

WASHINGTON, Sept 10 (Reuters)
Iran has proposed a global system to eliminate nuclear weapons, as well
as cooperation on Afghanistan and fighting terrorism, but will not
discuss halting its uranium enrichment program, an Iranian official was
quoted as saying on Thursday


http://www.reuters.com/article/featuredCrisis/idUSN10411457

Pentagon told to map out radical cuts as president prepares to chair UN talks

President Barack Obama delivers a speech on healthcare

President
Obama’s decision to order a review comes as he takes the rare step of
chairing a watershed session of the UN security council. Photograph:
Reuters

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2009/sep/20/barack-obama-us-nuclear-weapons

 

 


 

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Iran’s leader says US nuke accusations wrong

Posted by alanmirs on September 21, 2009


Iran’s leader says US nuke accusations wrong
By NASSER KARIMI
(AP)
TEHRAN, Iran — Iran’s supreme leader said Sunday that
 U.S. officials
know they are wrongly accusing Iran of seeking to develop nuclear
weapons

 

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5ixeFBxfLzaSjs8Mb8cuFmtPOT6-wD9AR4LK81

Washington Post Foreign Service

Monday, September 21, 2009 

TEHRAN, Sept. 20 — On the eve of a visit by Iranian President Mahmoud
Ahmadinejad to the United States, Iran’s supreme leader charged Sunday
that the United States is falsely accusing the Islamic republic of
trying to develop nuclear weapons, state television reported

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ElBaradei’s Swan Song

Posted by alanmirs on September 5, 2009


ElBaradei’s Swan Song

by Gordon Prather, September 05, 2009

There is no sense in which the measures imposed by the Security Council in Resolution 1737 can be viewed as not "prejudicing the rights, claims or position" of Iran.

Director-General Mohamed ElBaradei – who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to prevent Bush-Cheney-Bolton from launching a war of aggression against Iraq on the basis of false accusations about Iraq’s nuclear programs, then verified by ElBaradei to be in compliance with its Safeguards Agreement with the International Atomic Energy Agency – has really had it tough the past several years

http://original.antiwar.com/prather/2009/09/04/elbaradeis-swan-song-2/

 

 

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