Iran: Negotiating with the Devil

Iran's mullahs have repeatedly indicated their willingness and ability to help restore order in Iraq, on the condition that the United States pack up and leave the region.  And now that U.S. forces have left Iraq, the Islamic regime clearly is one of the strategic winners in this deadly game.  The mullahs have also pledged on their Boy Scout's honor, although they have never been Boy Scouts, that their nuclear program is strictly for peaceful purposes.  As a further gesture of goodwill, these self-appointed custodians of Allah's Earth are volunteering to serve as unpaid policemen of the entire Persian Gulf region, protecting vital U.S. interests, just like the shah did before them.  Sounds like a great gift package from the kindhearted do-gooders of Allah. Beware mullahs bearing gifts!  The mullahs are diehard adherents of the Islamists' eleventh commandment, "Thou shall not lie or dissimilate (taqqeyh), deceive or cheat (ketman) unless it serves a higher...(Read Full Article)