Tag Archives: Iran

Is the US drifting away from blind allegiance to Israel?

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Israel could become the first-ever nation to enjoy the official status of America‘s “major strategic ally”. This, among other things, could mean the U.S. would be obliged to support any potential Israeli offensive against Iran. The proposed legislation is to be discussed at the annual American-Israeli Public Affairs Committee gathering about to kick-off in Washington. Despite the significance of such a move, neither of the leaders of the two countries are attending.

Iran Starts new “War Games” as tensions spur 6% oil price spike

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Iran-US tensions prompt the biggest weekly rise in Brent for two months, while Austrian bond yields rise the most in more than 20 years on investor concerns about Austrian banks’ exposure to Hungary.

The TRUTH About War With Iran

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Our government seems to be trumping up the idea of war with Iran. This is yet another example of the fact that we don’t have democracy when it comes to foreign policy.

Paul Craig Roberts: GOP debate is an amazing collection of stupidity

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Last night’s GOP debate focused on foreign policy and national security. The presidential hopefuls debated topics from the Patriot Act to the roll of the TSA, while some critical topics were avoided such as the Eurozone and Iran. Doctor Paul Craig Roberts, former Reagan administration official and columnist, gives us his thoughts on the GOP debate.

Sometimes it really sucks to be smart – Rick Santorum says Nuclear Scientist will be targeted for assasination

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Rick Santorum says that Iranian nuclear scientists should be targeted for assassintaion.

GOP Sabre Rattling during the Debate : Attack Iran to Hold Off Nukes?

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Republican presidential hopefuls sharply criticized President Barack Obama’s efforts to thwart Iran‘s nuclear ambitions as too weak, but disagreed in a campaign debate whether the US would be justified in a pre-emptive military strike.