The Corner

One, Ten, a Hundred Centrifuge Centers

One of the delights of Iranology is that there is so much fantasy over there. Now they announce ten more uranium-enrichment centers. Is there any reason to believe them? Who knows? They have been conducting “war exercises” of late, except the photos look like last year’s . . . which looked like the last year’s . . .

The one thing we know for sure is that the mullahs have again made an obscene gesture in our direction and we have again clucked our tongue. It is long past time to face the real facts: They are our enemies, they are out to destroy us, and we will not talk them out of it. If, like me, you don’t want to bomb or invade them, you had better get going with sanctions and start supporting the Iranian people.

Faster, please?

Michael LedeenMichael Ledeen is an American historian, philosopher, foreign-policy analyst, and writer. He is a former consultant to the National Security Council, the Department of State, and the Department of Defense. ...

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