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On Iran, Israel Can Trust Obama

While we in the West obsess over Israel’s red line vs America’s red line for Iran’s nuclear program, there are two other red lines which are extremely important but are not being discussed.

They are Iran’s red lines.

Obama has proved himself to be the master of manipulating Iran’s red lines to our advantage, which is one reason among others why we in Israel can trust him.

My article explains more:

http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2013/03/obama-visit-israel-iran-nuclear-red-lines.html


Posted on : Mar 20 2013
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An #Iran Virus More Dangerous Than STUXNET

A virus more dangerous than STUXNET is lurking within Iran’s halls of power. My latest article describes this virus and talks about its consequences.

http://thediplomat.com/2012/10/05/how-politics-nuked-irans-economy/


Posted on : Oct 05 2012
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Fear of Iran and Syrian Bloodletting

It would follow that if a peaceful solution to the Syria crisis is to be found, all sides have to be involved, including Iran. But Iran has been totally excluded from the talks. One has to ask why.

My latest article answers this question.

http://thediplomat.com/2012/07/09/fear-of-iran-and-syrian-bloodletting/


Posted on : Jul 09 2012
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Iran isolates itself in its nuclear stand

Khamenei seems to be holding out for an opportunity to create a split in the international community, especially the P5+1 group.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/jun/21/iran-isolates-itself-nuclear-stand


Posted on : Jun 21 2012
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A Blueprint for Solving the #Iran Crisis

There’s much pessimism surrounding the upcoming Iran and P5+1 talks.
The latest article focuses on analysis and concerns of both sides, and concludes with a recommended six point plan to end the current crisis.
http://the-diplomat.com/2012/04/12/a-blueprint-for-solving-iran-crisis/


Posted on : Apr 12 2012
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How to Avoid Disaster With Iran

Khamenei always has and always will try to lay the fault for all of Iran’s ills at the West’s doorstep. He should be relieved of this opportunity by ensuring that sanctions don’t deprive the Iranian people of food and medicine. Supplying medical isotopes to Iranian patients would therefore be another blow against the regime and its efforts to demonize the West.

To read the rest of the article, click on the link below:

http://the-diplomat.com/2012/04/06/how-to-avoid-disaster-with-iran/


Posted on : Apr 06 2012
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Khamenei: Betweeen Obama and a Hard Place

The possibility of talks between Iran and the P5+1 group is increasing every day.

Just how much can Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei offer at these talks?

http://the-diplomat.com/2012/01/21/iran-between-u-s-and-a-hard-place/


Posted on : Jan 21 2012
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Iran’s Imperfect Trap for Obama

A sudden rise in oil prices could do to Obama’s reelection bid what Ayatollah Ali Khomeini’s 1979 takeover of the U.S. embassy did to Carter’s reelection ambitions, namely wreck them.

Still, the threat to blockade the Strait of Hormuz could come back to haunt Iran’s leaders.

http://the-diplomat.com/2011/12/30/iran%E2%80%99s-imperfect-trap-for-obama/


Posted on : Dec 30 2011
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