by Scott Creighton
“Netanyahu, for his part, issued a call to arms for all Jews, everywhere, but particularly in North America, to unite behind him in opposing diplomacy with Iran.” AntiWar
Di$info Jone$: “And by the way, Iran has nuclear weapons folks. Everybody gets mad when I say that, they say “why are you promoting war with Iran?” I’m not promoting war with Iran. But from my high level military sources, is that they’ve got nukes that they got from Pakistan, for a decade.” starts at the 14:30 mark of this video
UPDATE: Iran’s deputy minister of industry, trade and mines was assassinated late last night.
You can expect something dramatic to derail the process from either the Saudis or the Israelis in the next ten days.
The negotiations in Geneva between Iran and the five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council (Britain, France, China, Russia, U.S.) plus Germany to hash out a nuclear deal which will bring an end to the crippling sanctions currently being imposed on the country came to a conclusion this weekend without reaching a resolution.Barring any serious developments, the talks will start back up on Nov. 20th.
The spin that Sec. of State John Kerry is pushing is that it was the Iranians who stood in the way of the positive conclusion when in fact it was the French who tried to impose a condition that was illegal according to international law. A condition that everyone knew was a deal-breaker from the start.
The L.A. Times published an article yesterday in which they reported that French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius claimed “the terms of a preliminary accord were too easy on Tehran,” “One wants a deal … but not a sucker’s deal,”
There is a great deal of speculation that France derailed the deal on purpose, looking to improve either their commercial interests or as some kind of political favor to other regional powers, namely Israel or Saudi Arabia or both.
Lending credence to that theory, Sen. John McCain tweeted that France “had the courage to prevent a bad nuclear agreement with Iran. Vive la France!” . When you have the war-hawk McCain tweeting ‘viva la France” you know something isn’t kosher (wink wink)
The Times of Israel is reporting that a French member of parliament telephoned French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius in Geneva to warn him that if he didn’t derail the deal, Bibi the Psycho would launch an attack on Iranian enrichment facilities.
“I know [Netanyahu],” the French MP, Meyer Habib, reportedly told Fabius, and predicted that the Israeli prime minister would resort to the use of force if the deal was approved in its form at the time. “If you don’t toughen your positions, Netanyahu will attack Iran, ” the report quoted Habib as saying. “I know this. I know him. You have to toughen your positions in order to prevent war.” ” Times of Israel
How much of that report is accurate and how much is simply posturing by Netanyahu is unknown at this time.
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