Iran views Obama's Détente as appeasement, weakness.
Their strategy has been one of engagement and threat
to buy time.
Sanctions have had no effect on Irans nuclear strategy.
Just a cost for membership to the Nuclear club.
Obama's Strategy is one of increasing his and America's
And Iran has been taking advantage of Obama's overtures
playing for enough time, accepting sanctions, anything
to get the same advantages N.Korea has, as a member of the
nuclear club. Iran wants to be feared just like N. Korea.
While Iran is in a Ironic, moronic economic spiral,
as they have to import gas, even though they have huge
oil reserves. They have bet they can go Nuclear
before they go Broke.
USA fears N Korea and submits to the black mail.
and Iran wants that position in the Middle East.
If Iran get a Nuke, tests a nuke, then the Shiites will make
the Sunni the whipping boys.
In the days of Saddam he was the foil, balance to Iran's
adventurism in the Middle East.
USA took out Iraq, making Iran the dominant power
in the Middle East.
There is a Caliphate forming in the Middle East but
its not al Qaeda's Sunni version, but Iran's Shiites,
the Persian Caliphate.
And Saudi Arabia is the main target.
Iran's Nuke will give them the ticket to ride
without paying the freight.
Qods will run rampant in the Middle East,
with a Nuclear cover, they will feel untouchable.
And will ratchet up attacks on Israel.
And after the first Nuclear test,
every thing will go into overdrive,
to produce a huge stock pile of weapons.
Iran will make N. Korea look like well behaved
Iran is difficult to deal with NOW.
Once they get / test a nuke
Qods will become one of the most
powerful terror agencys in the Middle
Smuggling nukes into Palestine and
They don't need missiles to deliver
a nuclear payload.
They have submarines, fishing trawlers,
shipping containers and smuggling
routes and teams to move nukes into
It appears Obama's legacy
of the NICE guy, will be one
of allowing a nuclear Iran.
A nuclear Iran will reformat
Islam, and make the old days
of Binny "the good olde days".
a nuclear power.
The just right attack on Nuclear stock
piles and production, tips their bet against
The bet, "Iran can go nuclear before
they go broke."
The world needs more time,
for Iran to go broke and delay the
while going for Broke.
Iran can have a Nuclear bomb
but not now, not this regime.
dangerous. It encourages state
suicide Nuclear bombing.
Barnett has it about right on
Barnett is one of my heroes, guys a friggin genius,
but I think his call is wrong on this one. G.
Allah's away on Business