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Breaking News November 08, 2011 1:15 PM:
“The United Nation’s nuclear watchdog said Tuesday it has “serious concerns” that Iran is secretly working toward building a nuclear weapon, citing documents pointing to extensive and ongoing research by Iranian scientists on mastering the technology needed for atomic weapons.
The International Atomic Energy Agency cited “credible” intelligence that directly contradicts Iran’s claims that its nuclear intentions are entirely peaceful.
“The information indicates that Iran has carried out activities relevant to the development of a nuclear device…” (Source)
"At a time of escalating tensions with the Iranian regime over its suspected nuclear ambitions and support for terrorism, Republican presidential hopeful Ron Paul is suggesting that Washington adopt a new approach – don’t impose sanctions, “treat them differently,” and offer “friendship.”
Re-treading ground he covered during earlier primary campaign debates, the Texas lawmaker said on “Fox News Sunday” that the United States had talked to the Soviet Union and China, both nuclear-armed, during the Cold War.
Asked what the U.S. should do to persuade Iran not to pursue a nuclear weapons capability, Paul replied, “Well, maybe offering friendship to them. I mean, didn’t we talk to the Soviets? Didn’t we talk to the Chinese? They had thousands of these weapons...” Full article here.
Is he kidding, and if not do we really want him leading the nation? Won't four years of Barack Obama have been enough?
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