13.12.2011 17.Kislev. 5772
The Obama administration, to the chagrin of many advocates of a free Iran, did not align itself with the 2009 democratic movement.
Legislative devotion, including potent oil and bank sanctions, to stop Iran from creating a nuclear weapon device is largely exhibit A in US policy toward the jingoism of Tehran’s rulers.
Robust support for Iran’s pro-democracy dissidents – exhibit B – has played a mainly footnote role in the Obama administration’s calculation….