Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Major Powers Desperately Seeking Iran Deal

P5+1 Prepared to Pay Big Bucks for Fordow Closure 

A major show of weakness that is certain to embolden Islamist Iran. Read more. 

Iran is no ordinary Third World dictatorship. Rather, it is a totalitarian power bent on overturning the status quo; thus, Iran can't be appeased or bribed into peacefully coexisting with its neighbors and adversaries. All such attempts are doomed to fail. 

As for sanctions, the measures are far from crippling. Reports of Iran's economic collapse are exaggerated, to say the least.