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Panetta Joins Criticism of Obama’s Failure to Back Iran’s Green Revolution

President Obama’s former CIA Director and Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta Tuesday joined critics of Obama’s failure to support the massive 2009 Green Revolution in Iran. Panetta told CNN: I do think that that was an appropriate time for the United States to have sent a clearer message that we stand by those who try… Continue Reading

Obama Allowed Cocaine to Flow into the U.S. to Get His Iran Deal

The Obama administration blew up an investigation into drug trafficking by Hezbollah into the United States for fear of displeasing Iran, with which President Obama was seeking to strike a nuclear deal, according to a bombshell new report by Politico. Obama went to great lengths to appease Iran, including letting the 2009 Green Revolution against the… Continue Reading

Obama Hid Iran’s Ties to al Qaeda

A new batch of documents found in Osama Bin Laden’s lair when he was terminated have finally been released, and they demonstrate far closer ties between Iran and al Qaeda than Barack Obama let on. From an analysis by Michael Rubin of the American Enterprise Institute: The real scandal now seems to be how Obama… Continue Reading

Rubio Wants Trump to Cancel Boeing Sales to Iran

Only in Obamaworld would we sell aircraft to a regime that might use them against us and that is killing our service members. As I understood it, Obamaworld is supposed to be over. President Trump should cancel airplane sales to Iranian airlines that facilitate terrorism, a pair of Republican lawmakers urged Monday, the Washington Examiner… Continue Reading

Trump Doesn’t Rule Out War with Iran

Obama’s Iran deal is a mirage. We have two choices: Iran with nuclear weapons, or take out their nuclear facilities. From the Washington Examiner: President Trump suggested on Thursday that his administration would consider military action against Iran in response to its decision over the weekend to test a ballistic missile. “Nothing is off the… Continue Reading

Earnest: Iran Payment Shows Obama’s “Tough Diplomatic Strategy”

Wow. If paying ransom for hostages is Obama’s “tough diplomatic strategy,” I’d dread seeing what his weak one is. White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest today said that in fact there were not two “tracks” to the Iran negotiations, as we had thought all along, but three. One to give the Iranians nuclear weapons, a… Continue Reading

White House Says Ransom Story is Right Wing Politics

This is one of the most sustained efforts at disingenuousness I’ve ever seen from a press secretary – and that’s saying something. Here is White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest saying that political morivations underly the charge that $400 million secretly landing in Iran the day hostages are released is ransom. And the White House is… Continue Reading