President Obama’s efforts to curb the spread of nuclear weapons threaten to expose and derail a 40-year-old secret U.S. agreement to shield Israel’s nuclear weapons from international scrutiny, former and current U.S. and Israeli officials and nuclear specialists say.
The issue will likely come to a head when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Mr. Obama on May 18 in Washington. Mr. Netanyahu is expected to seek assurances from Mr. Obama that he will uphold the U.S. commitment and will not trade Israeli nuclear concessions for Iranian ones.
Obama is working right into the hands of Iran!
(1) Flip-flop: White House to release “a photo” of Scare Force One flyover
Al-Qaida’s No. 2 leader has ridiculed President Barack Obama’s plan to increase troop numbers in Afghanistan in a new Internet audio recording released Monday.
Ayman al-Zawahri also urged al-Qaida in Iraq to “break the borders” of neighboring countries and liberate Jerusalem from the Israelis, whom he called “crusader invaders.”
“What Obama is doing by increasing the troops is adding more fuel to the fire that is already burning,” he said.
Al-Zawahri also warned the Obama administration against any cooperation with Iran in both Afghanistan and Iraq.
“The more you cooperate with Iran, the more hatred you will generate from Muslims,” he said. Read More
Is Obama making America more unsafe with his Carter like policies? Are we safer now than we where with GW Bush as President? I don’t think so!
(1) The Harman-AIPAC wiretaps
Attorney General Eric Holder said some detainees being held at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, may end up being released in the U.S. as the Obama administration works with foreign allies to resettle some of the prisoners.
Holder, in a briefing with reporters, said administration officials are still reviewing individual cases of the approximately 250 detainees to determine which will be put on trial and which may be released to comply with plans to close the detention facility by next year. Read More
Set another chair at the table Americans you maybe having company!