Fuck Qutb though...
ethan's Musing on the Near East - Page 16
One idea is open revolt against the "Iran appeasement" doctrine in place now by the Obama administration where sanctions are relieved in exchange for halting or slowing nuclear developments.
This is supposedly also the reason an Argentinian prosecutor is traveling to Iran to interrogate re: embassy bombing in 84 -- although the official reason given is that Iran doesn't allow extradition of its citizens and Argentina doesn't have trial in absentia
ruffling feathers = potentially destabilizing fragile negotiations
Maybe, but given the large number of CIA officials confirming the story in the Post, it seems like the top levels of the Administration must have approved.
The revelation is occurring as Israel and Hezbollah are trying to patch things up after recent exchange of fire. Hard to believe its a coincidence but I can t really figure Obama's angle on this.
Big if true: Source tells me Shia militia commander Mohammadawi was arrested in connection w/ charges to incidents in Barwana, Diyala. #Iraq
Meh. Massacre perpetrators still out there.
Edited by ethanm - 2/1/15 at 8:40am
Whelp. Here we go....
And another friendly reminder comparing ISIS to the regime:
Search terms: field execution, burned to death
Some peeps I know who work in television reporting told me they can't get their new staff to use the same techniques, it requires some actual experience....