Maybe Obama is afraid of losing the Iranian voting block for the upcoming Presidential election. Perhaps, US taxpayer money went to bailout the Central Bank of Iran. Perhaps if he has the US Administration enact more stringent and meaningful sanctions against the Iranian nuclear program he fears that he will have to go there an apology for American imperialist aggression against the peace loving Iranian Government. Perhaps he is just clueless.
US rally shows support for ex-Marine held by Iran on spying charges (AP)
from the article: U.S. announces new Iran nuclear sanctions, avoids targeting central bank