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Shahram Amiri’s exquisite adventure

“I was a soldier, with one round in my gun.” Interviewer. Well for a period, you were quasi free, semi free, why didn’t you try — with the help your friends, or Iranians, or whatever means — to get your message out, and to get out of the country? What happened, that the Americans eventually […]

The U.S. declares war on Iran (unsc sanctions s/res/1929)

Susan Rice. “Today the Security Council has responded decisively to the grave threat to international peace and security posed by Iran’s failure to live up to its obligations under the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.” • Susan E. Rice (U.S. U.N. ambassador), “Explanation of Vote” (“as delivered” “PRN: 2010/115”) on S/Res/1929, her first sentence (U.N. Security Council […]

The U.S. sets the world ablaze (Iran unsc sanctions)

Today, at 10am.et, the UNSC, United Nations Security Council, will adopt new sanctions against Iran, with the unlawful aim of preventing Iran from enriching uranium. The draft resolution paragraphs (circulated by the U.S. on May 19 2010) authorize an armed attack on commercial shipping worldwide, and seizure of Iranian cargo. The U.S. will prohibit all […]

An oversight (Gaza freedom flotilla)

It’s a pity. They’re heroes. Hundreds, thousands, of people, united, a huge enterprise, to bring humanitarian aid, to Gaza. They built alliances, held events, got donations, bought ships, cargo, hired ships, crews. And then set sail, for Gaza. 6 ships, 663 passengers, from 37 nations, and the press on board, as witnesses, satellite gear, cameras. […]

Murder, on a criminal blockade (Israel, Gaza Freedom Flotilla)

Blockade law, below Israel attacked the Gaza Freedom Flotilla, in international waters, 125 nautical miles (231 kilometers) from Israel’s 20 n.mile naval blockade of Gaza, its closest point (May 31 2010, 0415eest, 0115z.utc.gmt, 6 ships, 663 passengers, from 37 nations) 1 . Israel killed 9 passengers, wounded 60, on board the MV Mavi Marmara, a large passenger […]

Russia, how to be a nobody, on the world stage (Gaza)

Do this: Make a powerful navy, give it the best, electronics, guns, missiles (offense, defense), anchor a fleet, in the Black Sea. Do this: Switch on the TV, learn about a Gaza Freedom Flotilla, moblizing, in Antalya Turkey and Greece, to rendezvous off Cyprus (9 ships, 800 activists, 10,000 tonnes of humanitarian supplies, 20 media […]

Russia, China, OK seizure of Iran’s oil, gas, petrochemical revenues, assets

The Security Council, … “PP 15: Recognizing that access to diverse, reliable energy is critical for sustainable growth and development, while noting the potential connection between Iran’s revenues derived from its energy sector and the funding of Iran’s proliferation sensitive nuclear activities, and further noting that chemical process equipment and materials required for the petrochemical […]

No guts, no glory (LibDems, U.K. election)

U.K. voters threw-out the ruling Labour Party (Gordon Brown, leader), at the U.K. general election (Thursday May 6 2010). But, they did not hand power to anybody else. U.K. voters do not embrace, do not trust, the Tories (Conservative Party, David Cameron, leader). They produced a parliament with no party in control (a “hung parliament”). […]

The liar Wyatt Andrews (CBS-Iran)

Five lies: “Wyatt Andrews. Iran’s president, Ahmadinejad, rejected engagement, rejected a deal, to send his uranium to Russia, and was exposed, by Mr. Obama himself, for enhancing uranium, in secret.”

LibDem red line: Israel? (U.K. election)

SitRep: U.K. voters intend to throw-out the ruling Labour Party (Gordon Brown, leader). The U.K. general election is set for Thursday May 6 2010. The polls show, that 2/3rds of U.K. voters want a change. This, following the first 2 of 3 TV debates, among the leaders of the 3 main political parties. But half […]