obama is still convinced that his genius will pull a rabbit out of the hat and he will achieve a miraculous diplomatic breakthrough. he is trying to avoid war at all costs. it has been known for years that iran was pursuing nuclear weapons. the covert war that has been waged against iran by various actors cannot stop iran from getting nuclear weapons. nor can sanctions. iran will starve its population rather than give up its nuclear weapons program. israel has taken out the nuclear weapons programs of two muslim countries: iraq and syria. in the meantime, the west and the united states had let pakistan and north korea go nuclear.
Iraq prepares troops for offensive to retake Mosul (Reuters)
from the article: Israel and U.S. at odds over timetables and red lines for Iran