Derby Murdock: Iran’s Tentacles of Destruction Dim Confidence in a Nuclear-Arms DealPosted: April 2, 2015
Terrorists You Can Trust
“Far scarier than Khamenei’s words are Iran’s actions. Its long record of support for Islamic terrorism demonstrates why it cannot be trusted to comply with anything its leaders endorse.”
With U.S.-Iranian atomic-bomb talks in full swing, Khamenei’s crack was not exactly what diplomats call a confidence-building measure. Of course, Khamenei offered no olive branch. Realizing that Obama is desperate for any deal to burnish his leaden legacy — even one so flimsy that White House chief of staff Dennis McDonough admits it’s “a non-binding agreement” — Khamenei can say whatever he wants.
Obama will keep begging the mullahs to sign a piece of paper that he will probably slip past Congress and send to the United Nations for approval — the Constitution be damned.
Far scarier than Khamenei’s words are Iran’s actions. Its long record of support for Islamic terrorism demonstrates why it cannot be trusted to comply with anything its leaders endorse.
During his March 2 AIPAC speech, Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu presented a map showing how “Iran envelops the entire world with its tentacles of terror.” That chart offers a chilling guide to Obama’s partners in nuclear “non-proliferation.”….(read more)