June 28, 2011
Our Iraqi, Afghan, and Pakistani 'Allies' Attend and Support Iran's Anti-Western 'Counter-terrorism Conference'
Our "allies" in attendance at an Orwellian Counter-terrorism Conference in Tehran (June 25-26, 2011) were Iraqi President Jalal Talabani, Afghan President Hamid Karzai, and Pakistani President Zardai. Not only did these "allies" apparently fail to object to the conference agitprop of their Iranian hosts -- "defining" the U.S. and Israel as the primary sources of global terrorism -- these specific anti-American views of Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei were endorsed by the Iraqi, Afghan, and Pakistani Presidents: During the two days of the conference, Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei met with the presidents of Afghanistan, Iraq and Pakistan. In his meeting with Afghan President Karzai, he said that U.S. President Obama's statement regarding the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan by 2014 was meant for domestic consumption, and that the U.S. planned to use Karzai's country as a permanent base for its forces. Karzai replied that he hoped Obama would keep his promise,...(Read Full Post)