Sunday, February 03, 2013

SteveLendmanBlog: Iran's Legal Right to Enrich Uranium Unchallenged

SteveLendmanBlog: Iran's Legal Right to Enrich Uranium Unchallenged:
by Stephen Lendman

It's been that way for years. Iran fully complies with Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) provisions. Its nuclear program is peaceful. US intelligence says so. Annually it repeats earlier assessments.

Washington, other Western countries, and Israel know what they won't admit publicly. So do media scoundrels. They target Iran unfairly.

They report what's not true. They hype fear. They spread Big Lies. They claim non-existent existential threats. They do it for political, not security reasons.

Iran threatens no one. It hasn't attacked another country in centuries. Its neighbors have no reasons for concern.

Israel points fingers the wrong way. It's the region's only nuclear power. It's heavily armed and dangerous. It's got sophisticated chemical and biological weapons. It threatens to use its arsenal if endangered...