It's not Iran which is cynical here - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ehud
    • 22.04.10 | 07:58 (IDT)

    Iran is not cynical at all, it is simply lying about the goal of its nuclear program. Cynical is for the US administration to shift the focus away from dealing with Iran (which it is either unwilling and uncapable of) to the presumed absence of progress in the Middle East process. The Arab-Israeli conflict is more than 100 years old. To claim we must first tackle this complex problem (currently a low level conflict) before we can effectively deal with Iran simply means "we don't really intend to deal with Iran, let's find somebody to blame".I remember a recent accusation by some luny that the Middle East conflict shifts the focus away from and thus impeds dealing with global warming. Must be an advisor to President Obama

    from the article: Biden: Israel won't attack Iran before sanctions allowed to work
    First published 07:26 22.04.10 | Last updated 21:30 22.04.10
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