cue the lightning bolts

the only question that matters: is it true?

Iran has signed the NPT. As a signatory to the NPT, Iran may rightfully, legally, use nuclear technology for peaceful energy purposes. Iran has submitted to and passed repeated IAEA inspections. The US intelligence community (NIE) does not consider Iran a nuclear threat. Israel refuses to sign the NPT. Israel has an estimated several hundred undeclared nuclear weapons. Russia and China have warned that an attack on Iran will have global consequences. That's the situation in a nutshell. Where to next, people? Where to?

Have I now become your enemy by telling you the truth? - Galatians 4:16

6.19.2009

EU reappoints Barroso, nears guarantees for Ireland

Shit hitting fan...must keep people around who know where all the bodies are buried... - Ed.

June 19 (Bloomberg) -- European Commission President Jose Barroso won backing for a second five-year term, while leaders moved closer to overcoming Ireland’s veto of a treaty designed to boost Europe’s global role.

At a European Union summit in Brussels, Barroso, 53, a former prime minister of Portugal, promised further steps to end the deepest recession since World War II, tighten financial regulations and combat global warming.

Europe’s “response to this economic and financial crisis and to have progress in fighting climate change” are “the immediate priorities,” Barroso told a news conference early today after the summit’s first session.

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