Post Tagged with: "Iran"

#RomneyShambles: More Mitt Romney Sucking-Up, Says U.S. Embassy Should be in Jerusalem

#RomneyShambles: More Mitt Romney Sucking-Up, Says U.S. Embassy Should be in Jerusalem

#Romneyshambles: More patronizing of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as Mitt Romney now says the U.S. embassy should be in Jerusalem, not Tel Aviv. Romney says, he doesn’t endorse an immediate move from Tel Aviv,  but it’s a decision “I would want to take in consultation with the leadership of the […]

by · July 29, 2012 · Elections, Middle East
Iran Test Fires Two Short-Range Missiles as Part of Seven Days of War Games

Iran Test Fires Two Short-Range Missiles as Part of Seven Days of War Games

Iran said it has successfully test-fired short-range missiles during military drills by the elite Revolutionary Guard, just days after the U.S. warned Tehran over a newly disclosed underground nuclear facility was secretly building. Iran reportedly also tested a multiple missile launcher for the first time. Sorry, but this is an […]

by · September 27, 2009 · Uncategorized
Honduran President Manuel Zelaya Arrested by Soldiers in Apparent Coup

Honduran President Manuel Zelaya Arrested by Soldiers in Apparent Coup

URGENT: Just when you thought things were quieting down a bit in Iran, another country is on the brink of unrest — Honduras. More than a dozen soldiers have arrested President Manuel Zelaya and disarmed his security guards after surrounding his residence before dawn this morning, his private secretary, Carlos […]

by · June 28, 2009 · Uncategorized
Republicans Chime in as Turmoil Continues in Iran Over Election Outcome

Republicans Chime in as Turmoil Continues in Iran Over Election Outcome

As the turmoil over the election outcome in Iran continues, Republicans begin to chime in on President Obama’s so called lack of words. The Sunday political news shows were full of Republicans who feel that President Obama has not taken a strong enough stand or has not spoken out directly […]

by · June 22, 2009 · Uncategorized
Roxana Saberi, American Journalist Jailed in Iran on Espionage Charges, Freed After Appeals Court Suspends Sentence

Roxana Saberi, American Journalist Jailed in Iran on Espionage Charges, Freed After Appeals Court Suspends Sentence

I am glad to hear that Roxana Saberi, the American journalist who was jailed in Iran on espionage charges has been released after an Iranian appeals court suspended her prison sentence. You will recall that she was convicted last month of spying for the U.S. and was sentenced to eight […]

by · May 11, 2009 · Uncategorized
Iran: "Death to bloggers who write stuff we don’t like"

Iran: "Death to bloggers who write stuff we don’t like"

It seems that Iran is considering putting bloggers to death for posting “offensive” material. Yes, I said put to death: “A new Al Jazeera English video reports that Iran is considering a law that would make “offensive” blogging punishable by death. The video notes an Amnesty International report claiming that […]

by · March 25, 2009 · Uncategorized

President George W. Bush’s Farewell Speech was Nothing But Spin to Influence How He is Treated by History

Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy To echo the words of Arianna Huffington, President Bush, during his farewell speech last night, was delusional from the beginning to the end. So, as he was bidding us his “fondest” farewell on television, he was sticking us […]

by · January 16, 2009 · Uncategorized
John McCain Jokes About Cigarette Exports To Iran as Iranians Test Long, Mid-Range Missiles

John McCain Jokes About Cigarette Exports To Iran as Iranians Test Long, Mid-Range Missiles

Either John McCain is senile or just plain stupid. McCain, who once sang in jest about bombing Iran, reacted to a report of rising U.S. cigarette exports to the country by saying that it may be “a way of killing ’em.” He was responding to a report that U.S. exports […]

by · July 9, 2008 · Uncategorized

GOP Latest Campaign Strategy of Highlighting So-Called Endorsements from U.S. Enemies for Barack Obama May Backfire

The latest tactic by the Republican Party is to tell Americans that Barack Obama has received some endorsements from questionable characters worldwide. This is an eerie reminder of the Osama Bin Laden video that miraculously appeared towards the end of John Kerry’s presidential campaign. It really ruined his chances to […]

by · May 29, 2008 · Uncategorized