The Corner

Obama Goes Negative to Sell His “Framework”

Seth Mandel highlights what he rightly calls this “remarkably spiteful comment” by Obama:

It’s no secret that the Israeli prime minister and I don’t agree about whether the United States should move forward with a peaceful resolution to the Iranian issue. If in fact Prime Minister Netanyahu is looking for the most effective way to ensure Iran doesn’t get a nuclear weapon, this is the best option.

Obama wants us to believe that Netanyahu wants the U.S. to go to war, and might not actually care about Iranian nukes.

Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

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