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Why This Obsession With Iran?

japer Wrote: Jul 06, 2012 11:51 AM
Who bought you you out Pat? Did you come out of the closet? This is not the same old warmonger that I remember. You have morphed into a weenie just like our president. You now would let Israel carry our water? Better get back on your meds Pat.
Corbett_ Wrote: Jul 06, 2012 11:56 AM
Pat favored standing strong against the USSR -- which was a real threat to our existence. But that just lend credence to his call to avoid war when there is no threat -- like with Iran.
"Iran is not seeking to have the atomic bomb, possession of which is pointless, dangerous and is a great sin from an intellectual and a religious point of view."

Thus did supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei declare in February that Iran's possession of atomic weapons would be a mortal sin against Allah.

It is also the unanimous judgment of the U.S. intelligence community, declared in 2007 and affirmed in 2011, that Iran has abandoned any program to build nuclear weapons.

Is the Ayatollah lying? Is the entire U.S. intel community wrong?

Iran's plants, at Natanz, where uranium is enriched to 5...