How Iran uses wars to divert attention from nuclear program
It appears Iran’s threat that Israel would be wiped off the map was not just rhetoric.By Daniel Schorr
WASHINGTON – You don’t hear much any more about “road maps,” the “peace process,” or “land for peace.”
The struggle for the Middle East has apparently entered a new phase in which Iran hijacks the Palestinian cause in order to establish its own influence in the region.
In the year 2000, Israel exited from south Lebanon as a peaceful gesture. This past August, Israel left Gaza as a peaceful act. It appears now that these were taken by the jihadists not as gestures of peace, but of weakness. … [Click for more]