Unreal… Obama Tells Israel Not to Strike Iran Until After Campaign Season

With Barack Obama, politics always trumps national security.
Obama told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu not to strike Iran until after the November election.
It may interfere with his campaign.

President Barack Obama glares at Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Monday, March, 5, 2012, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. (AP/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

YNet News reported:

White House tells Sunday Times Obama pressed Netanyahu to postpone Israeli attack on Iranian nuclear facilities until after November, adding president ‘might visit Israel in summer’

Israel will only strike Iranian nuclear facilities in September or after the United States presidential elections in November, a White House official told the British Sunday Times newspaper after a meeting between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US President Barack Obama last week.

According to the report, Obama has taken Israel’s warnings about a possible strike in Iran very seriously. The Washington source added that the president “might visit in the summer to reassure the Israelis that the US commitment to defend Israel is unshakable and thus thwart a possible autumn attack.”

Obama insisted that any attack on Iran should be postponed until after the US presidential elections in November, possibly even until next spring. The source revealed that Netanyahu consented to delaying a strike, but wished to know until when. “The question is how much time,” he reportedly said.

The White House source added that Netanyahu presented a number of demands Iran must fulfill in order to avoid an Israeli attack, including transferring 150 kilograms (330 pounds) of enriched uranium to a third party, stopping the enrichment process at the Fordow site near Qom and ceasing any further enrichment beyond the 3.5% required for power generation.

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  • RealMc

    Bibi, tell him to PACK SAND.

    God Speed and go get them.

  • StrangernFiction

    With Barack Obama, politics always trumps national security.

    Il Douche is not simply a political adversary, he is a tyrant. *sigh*

  • democraps suck

    Bomb the crap out of them….screw you illegal Kenyan fraud

  • Patty

    Obama ‘apology tour’ should have been an indicator to Israel that Obama has no credibility when it come to Israel.

    I listen to Netanyahu recent speech and I was amazed. I thought of Reagan, Margaret Thatcher and the great leaders who have been so honorable and stand by all their people.

    No discrimination, No favoritism, no bias but real hope for everyone in their nation. Any Nation that wishes other dead, has credibility and would could say this with confidence that Prime Minister Netanyahu, no matte what are appeaser and campaign president says, he stands first with vigilance to his people.

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  • thescribbler

    You really can’t make this crap up, folks. And the sad part…they get away with it, over and over and over again. Why? It’s the main stream media, not doing their JOBS. Considering they are the only people that have JOBS, maybe we should start putting them on the unemployment line. High time, I say, why they keep getting away with hiding Obama’s corruption, I haven’t a clue.

  • Ella

    That photo says it all. barack hussein obama is one evil bastard.

  • Patty

    Did Obama promise Arms Deal for Israel delay in Attacking Iran?

    Update: As a few commenters remind us, having the Obama administration attempt to bargain around election dates isn’t exactly unprecedented. Reuters reports that an Israeli official calls the Maariv story “unrealistic”:

    Israel has asked the United States for advanced “bunker-buster” bombs and refueling planes that could improve its ability to attack Iran’s underground nuclear sites, an Israeli official said on Thursday.

    “Such a request was made” around the time of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to Washington this week, the official said, confirming media reports.

    But the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity given the sensitivity of the issue, played down as “unrealistic” reports that the United States would condition supplying the hardware on Israel promising not to attack Iran this year.

    That’s not an explicit denial. The White House denies any conversation about bunker busters took place, however:

    President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu did not discuss in their meetings this week an Israeli request for advanced U.S. military technology that could be used against Iran, the White House said on Thursday.

    “In meetings the president had there was no such agreement proposed or reached,” White House press secretary Jay Carney told reporters. Obama and Netanyahu meet in the Oval office for two hours on Monday and then had lunch together.

    We have two separate reports that the conversation did take place, and one denial. Stay tuned.


    Obama is interested in his skin in the game. He will look weaker, if and attack is immanent before elections. He can afford it, he has destroy our military and nuclear systems by his reduction of them. His career as a Celebrity, appeaser, community organizer would be over.

    He is fearful of this more that what happens in Israel.

  • Patty


    He cannot afford an attack prior to his campaign. He will look to bad on the campaign trail. He may not be able to Campaign as this is his main job.

  • This is stupid. How can Obama promise that Iran would do anything at any time in months to come? It’s just stupid for Obama to make promises like that. And on top of that Obama can’t tell Israel to postpone and major defence effort until after the elections, until he sees if he is going to be in office or not, and if he is then he’ll do what? And if he’s not, then what happens? Israel’s security is not determined by who is president of this country, and never has. They must do what they must do no matter if America has a president or not.

    Of course Israel gets alot of support from America when it has a president who wants to help Israel, but I can’t honestly say Israel has gotten that much help from Obama, hell, Obama will hardly talk to Israel no matter what they want. The only time Netenyaho comes to Washington is when the crap is about to hit the fan. Israel really doesn’t need our help, the only reason why he’s here is to find out one way or the other what Obama plans on doing, support Iran, or support Israel. Obama is so much more likely to support his Muslim buddies than any Israeli.

    Why doesn’t Obama tell his buddies in Gaza, who he has such a long term relationship with, and gets his most Arab support from, to stop rocketing Israel so that somekind of peace talks can begin. But he knows that nothing like that will ever happen. Obama knows, and agrees with the PLO that Israel needs to be destroyed and shoved into the ocean like Israel almost did them back during the war in Beirut. It’s payback, that’s what they want, and that is revenge against Israel. And Obama is on the wrong side of history and Netenyaho knows it. That’s why he’s in Washington is not to get assurances from Obama, but to find out if Israel attacks Iran, is Obama going to be there in case Israel needs bullets or bombs.

    I believe that if we do anything to help Israel, we should use air power to make sure Iran doesn’t try to move across land to attack Israel. And to make sure forces in Syria or Lebannon doesn’t act in Iran’s name. Of course everyone in that area is acting in the name of Islam, where does Iran fall in that zone? Who’s side are they on, theirs or Islam?

  • Patty

    Barack Obama’s top ten insults against Israel

    1. Obama’s humiliation of Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House

    2. Engaging Iran when Tehran threatens a nuclear Holocaust against Israel

    3. Drawing a parallel between Jewish suffering in the Holocaust with the current plight of the Palestinians

    4. Obama’s attack on Israeli “occupation” in his speech to the United Nations

    5. Obama’s accusation that Israel is the cause of instability in the Middle East


    Read 6-10 at link

  • Frank Madash

    The photo says it all, the expression that Obama has looking at Netanyahu, disdain, contempt, anger, seething but controlled rage … kind of the way Goebbels would have looked at a German Jew. The greatest existential threat to Israel, I believe, is not Iran, but Obama.

  • Patty

    Obama hasn’t a leg to stand on when it comes to whether Israel may or may not attack before or after our elections. HIS WORDS DOESN’T HOLD WATER.

    Faith in a Prime Minister before Obama, that is how I feel about this desperate situation. Protecting a nation’s people IS the first priority but for Obama he is dividing OUR nation.

  • Joe College

    Another delay tactic to give Iran enough time to go nuclear.

    After the election (if he wins) he will once more tell them — as he has in the past — that if they attack he will order their jets shot down.

  • shibumi

    There’s an interesting story on this from the washington insider at the Ulsterman Report. Very scary. Basically it says Obama is self serving and evil.

    But then again, I guess that’s not surprising, since most narcissists are.

    /scary part? I suspect most liberal Jews will vote for Obama again.

  • Patty

    We must never forget the words of Obama and his reactions on Israel. We must often tell our friends and family what is truly going on. We can’t depend on just the media, people. This is the election of our life. Stand with Americans and stop Obama second term.

    Impending Disasters if Obama is re-elected!!!

    1. Obamacare will not be repealed.

    2. The unprecedented levels of spending in Obama’s first four years will become the new floor, as America sets new records for fiscal profligacy and debt.

    3. Job creators will face massive tax increases, and more Americans will come off the tax rolls—resulting in fewer citizens with a stake in keeping taxes low and more with a stake in protecting benefits.

    4. Government dependency, already at record levels, will continue to grow.

    5. Four lost years in dealing with the entitlement crisis will become eight—digging us into a hole from which we may not be able to emerge.

    6. Obama, unworried about the impact of gas and electricity prices on his reelection, will finally wage the regulatory war on fossil fuels the Left demands.

    7. He will unleash the Environmental Protection Agency to impose crushing new burdens on U.S. business.

    8. His administration’s assault on religious freedom will go on and expand to new areas.

    9. The Defense Department will be gutted, with cuts so deep that America will no longer be a superpower.

    10. Obama could have the opportunity to appoint more liberal Supreme Court justices, ending the Roberts court in all but name for a generation.

    This is, of course, not a complete list—not by a long shot. I’d be interested what readers and my fellow AEI scholars think: What’s missing from this litany of impending disasters?


  • Like, what is the deal, Israel can’t make a “bunker buster” bomb? Israel doesn’t have a steel refinery capable of making a bomb casing? They don’t know how to melt down RDX and pour it into the casing? They don’t have the technology to either make a detonator or get one from us that would set the damn thing off after it’s burrowed into the ground? Or how about just borrow a couple from us. Wouldn’t that be easier to do? But then if Israel wouldn’t need us to help them take Iran out would they?

    I just don’t understand why there is so much reluctance to do things like give Israel somekind of munitions and ordanance. Just give them whatever they need. Isn’t Iran our enemy to? Ohhhh, I forgot, Obama licks their boots.

  • Patty

    10. Obama could have the opportunity to appoint more liberal Supreme Court justices, ending the Roberts court in all but name for a generation.

    This is the Worst. Again, in your state elections you MUST VOTE FOR THE MOST CONSERVATIVE JUDGES, PLEASE. Liberals in your state will pass more regulations and take our rights away as well.

  • Patty

    The reports from Israel that it is seeking 5,000-pound GBU-28 bunker-busters for possible use against Iran makes for exciting reading. One problem: they can’t even dent Iran’s most protected sites. The reports suggest war is possible, without noting that these bombs would be like using a pea-shooter against your brother when he’s inside Dad’s car with the windows rolled up.

    Assorted defense types say the only non-nuclear bomb in existence with any chance of doing real damage to the Iranian sites is the 15-ton GBU-57. Unfortunately for Israel – and perhaps fortunately for Iran – the only plane built to carry this behemoth is the B-2 bomber, which is only flown by the U.S. Air Force. Perhaps that’s why Defense Secretary Leon Panetta told Yochi Dreazen of National Journal on Thursday that an Israeli attack “would have an impact, but I think it’s also clear that if the United States did it we would have a hell of a bigger impact.”

    Here’s some background on how the GBU-57 came to be:

    Three years ago, the Air Force quietly circulated a solicitation seeking a “Quick Reaction Capability” to “defeat a specific set of Hard and/or Deeply Buried Targets.” The weapon, the service said, would “maximize effects against Hard and/or Deeply Buried Targets (HDBTs), while minimizing time over target.” The Air Force said it needed the weapon to meet “Urgent Operational Needs requirements” – generally a plea from a battlefield commander who doesn’t think he has the weapons he needs to accomplish a mission assigned to him.

    “The system will hold at risk those highest priority assets essential to the enemy’s war-fighting ability, which are heavily defended and protected,” the Air Force said in February 2011 budget documents, “providing a critical global strike capability not currently met by inventory conventional weapons.”

    Read more: http://battleland.blogs.time.com/2012/03/09/key-point-bunker-busters-come-in-both-small-and-large-sizes/#ixzz1opctjtIZ

    MUCH MORE: read @ LINK

  • Mitch Rapp

    Why would Israel want to listen to Obama, the Oracle of Chicago, corruption, payola, patronage and Socialism?

    Why do the Jews support Obama, send him money and offer him praise when it appears Obama favors another holocaust?

  • Tim in Cali

    Bozo tweet to Jesus…Hold off on that returning thing,I’t might interupt my campaign !!!

  • Mad Hatter

    Remember folks, any-thing, and I mean any-thing Obama does from here on out is not for the good of the country, but it’s for the good of his reelection. It’s all about him, and wanting to get back in to finish off the Constitution.

    Remember, Obama described the Constitution as a “Charter of Negative Liberties.”

    From the 55 second mark to the 1:25 mark.


  • Adi

    Israeli politicians and politics have stopped long ago to take into account the man-child Wohn.

    Frankly, this is non-news.

  • JDStone

    An October suprise in the making.Bomb the s**t out of them Bibi!!!

  • NoDemZone

    What’s Obama worried about? He will blame Bush if Israel attacks Iran anyway. That’s always his response.

  • Sandy

    Its called Hutzpah. Obama has it oozing from every pore.

  • Tell the Iranians to hold off building their nuclear weapons until after the election.
    Tell the “Palestinians” to stop attacking Israel until after the election.
    Tell Hamas and Hezbollah and the Taliban and al-Qaeda and the Muslim Brotherhood and all the other terror groups to shut down operations until after the election.
    Tell Michelle to stop taking vacations on our dime until after the election.
    Tell Holder to stop harrassing Conservatives, gun owners, Christians, TEA Parties, and the poor citizens of Mexico until after the election.
    Tell all your Czars to stop imposing unconstitutional regulations and rules on the American people until after the election.

    …did I miss anyone?

  • Ella

    I’m sure Bibi’s jaw just dropped when barack hussein obama proposed this. As in “Are you for real?”

  • Blackbird


    “In 2008 the American people voted for a man who has absolutely no regard for human life if that life is an impediment to the agenda. The meeting between himself and the prime minister confirmed that fact. The Israelis are now staring into the face of evil – a selfishness and disregard that is stunning in its scope and singular purpose. A delay was requested that has no basis in saving lives – but rather one that puts so many lives at risk! A delay that is pure political calculation – a calculation whose sole purpose is for but one political candidate – while all others are to be sacrificed if need be! This goes beyond the disrespect and immaturity put on display when they met last…

    But THIS…what…what Barack Obama asks of Israel now…what is threatened if Israel does not comply…for nothing more than politics? It is…it is Chamberlain all over again. And just as Chamberlain strutted and preened to the world…this Obama does much the same. To not act against evil makes one complicit with that evil…that…he ignores history…or worse yet – he hopes to repeat it!”

    Interesting read, this coming from a source that has up until now repeatedly demanded at least cursory respect for Obama, it looks like he is over that now.

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  • Sandy

    It would be really hard for Obama if the Israelis successfully attack Iran’s Nuclear facilities. The Europeans would applaud politely, the Saudis might breathe a sigh of relief and then give more money to terrorist groups wishing to attack Israel, the Chinese would ignore the whole thing. But what would Obama do, such a problem when your only desire is to get reelected and you are furious with Israel for stealing your thunder.

  • Sandy

    #27 March 11, 2012 at 1:27 pm

    You missed Obama’s war on The Catholic Church and Rush Limbaugh.

  • paul52

    Love to see that pic… worth 1000 words. The look of pure, unadulterated hatred.

  • Sandy

    Bibi’s doing the Teddy Roosevelt thing — speaking softly and carrying a big stick. As opposed to Obama who speaks harshly and carries a limp dick.

  • jb books

    I am counting on this happening between now and Nov. It will force this administration into all sorts of political contortions. It will probably spike oil/gas too, an added complication. Read earlier of the continued rocket attacks from Gaza into Israel, which goes virtually unreported. Just unreal, I am so ready for this nightmare to end. Good luck to our friends in Israel.

  • lizzy84

    How this cannot be a criminal abuse of the powers of the presidency is beyond me..it’s almost impossible to imagine anything more brazen and callous.

  • Patty
  • Look at whom Obama elected to represent the United States at UN, Susan Power’s who said “we need to invade Israel”….That should been the first clue that this adminastation is no friend of the Israel…….Bibi is smart man, he knows the muslim in wh has no intention of giving Israel anything….Bibi is going to protect his citzens no matter what the evil muslim saids…..

  • Sidney Allen Johnson

    He probably threatened Israel. Told them he would alert Iran to any possible attack once we detect it. can’t put anything past a man intent on “transforming” his enemy.

  • Bunni

    If that’s the case, I hope BiBi strikes those nutjobs ASAP! I’m sure he’d WANT to interfere with the possible re-election with Israel’s biggest enemy since Pharaoh.

  • Joanne

    Netanyahu should just attack when he feels like it. The U.S. will join the State of Israel or not, now or after the election. Obama is a pompous *ss, and fully intends for Iran to get the nuclear bomb. Does anyone really believe Netanyahu doesn’t know Obama is a usurper. His worry is that the U.S. under Obama may not help them out if needed.

  • Joanne

    Tell me this doesn’t sound like Obama – stern-faced, master at keeping his secrets, the head of the most powerful country on earth, causing devastation, no one is stopping him, with his lies he prospers, considers himself superior, and in the process of destroying America and her Israelite allies.

    Daniel 8:23-25

    “In the latter part of their reign, when rebels have become completely wicked, a stern-faced king, a master of intrigue, will arise. He will become very strong, but not by his own power. He will cause astounding devastation and will succeed in whatever he does. He will destroy the mighty men and the holy people. He will cause deceit to prosper, and he will consider himself superior. When they feel secure, he will destroy many and take his stand against the Prince of princes. Yet he will be destroyed, but not by human power.”

  • Blacque Jacques Shellacque

    Obama insisted that any attack on Iran should be postponed until after the US presidential elections in November, possibly even until next spring.

    Question for Netanyahu: What has he done for you?

  • bg


    March 11, 2012

    Japan anniversary: ‘We shall never forget’, says Emperor

    over 16,000 killed, thousands still missing.. 😥


  • ar05075

    Imam Obowma stealing a second term ends Israel’s existence.

  • bg
  • bg


    re; Patty #37 March 11, 2012 at 1:58 pm

    Armies Without Borders


  • Clark Frankel

    Whenever I see Bibi and Obama side by side I can’t help but envy the Israeli’s for having him as their leader while I look at Obama and in dismay see who we have as a leader. How much better would Netanyahu be as our president over Obama? This Obama presidency is the single worst mistake in American history just like Adolf Hitler was the worst mistake ever in Germany’s history.

  • bg


    re: #47 March 11, 2012 at 4:35 pm bg

    Obama impeachment bill now in Congress

    [“This week it was Secretary of Defense Panetta’s declaration before the Senate Armed Services Committee that he and President Obama look not to the Congress for authorization to bomb Syria but to NATO and the United Nations,” Tancredo writes. “This led to Rep. Walter Jones, R-N.C., introducing an official resolution calling for impeachment should Obama take offensive action based on Panetta’s policy statement, because it would violate the Constitution.”]


  • Indiana

    Now wait a second…..you have to think like Obama. He floats out the “wait until the election is over piece” so everyone “thinks” he’s against it. In reality……if Bibi blows the crap out of those animals…..Obama will use it as an “emergency” homeland security reason to cancel the elections…..for let’s say……until things settle down over there or 4 more years….which ever comes first. Don’t forget…..Obama orchestrates everything.

  • shibumi #15

    Here it is.

    ‘WSI: Evil. Corruptive all-encompassing evil.

    UM: Barack Obama is evil?

    WSI: Certainly the seeming…I don’t wish to have this conversation devolve into the subject matter of…to take a more spiritual course. That may not appeal to a great many of your readers.

    UM: Don’t worry about that – you think Barack Obama is evil? Please explain.

    WSI: My belief is that what is being attempted…the…reforming if you will of the United States…yes – that is evil. The danger it poses to the country, to the world – yes…evil. Be it ignorance on the part of Barack Obama, or willful neglect…I cannot determine for certain…but he does appear willing to cooperate with those who have long sought to destroy this country…not so much a physical destruction mind you…but rather the…spiritual destruction of America. A kind of…cancer that will eat away at its internals leaving nothing but…an empty shell of what it once was.

    WSI: Obama revealed himself to us…in full. While it was suspected…certainly we feared the possibility…but to have it so openly confirmed was…it was very unsettling to people who, shall we say…don’t unsettle easily.

    UM: Please explain. Something. Explain something on that.

    WSI: I will simply say this – and someday this information will get out…I likely will be long dead when it does…but the truth will be spoken of this someday.

    In 2008 the American people voted for a man who has absolutely no regard for human life if that life is an impediment to the agenda. The meeting between himself and the prime minister confirmed that fact. The Israelis are now staring into the face of evil – a selfishness and disregard that is stunning in its scope and singular purpose. A delay was requested that has no basis in saving lives – but rather one that puts so many lives at risk! A delay that is pure political calculation – a calculation whose sole purpose is for but one political candidate – while all others are to be sacrificed if need be! This goes beyond the disrespect and immaturity put on display when they met last…that…you told of that. I fed that information to -name deleted- and you then told of that.

    But THIS…what…what Barack Obama asks of Israel now…what is threatened if Israel does not comply…for nothing more than politics? It is…it is Chamberlain all over again. And just as Chamberlain strutted and preened to the world…this Obama does much the same. To not act against evil makes one complicit with that evil…that…he ignores history…or worse yet – he hopes to repeat it!

    UM: Who?

    WSI: Obama! The son-of-a-bitch Obama! That pathetic, preening political abortion that now holds the title of President of the United States! What he asks of Israel…for HIS re-election? What kind of human being thinks on such…the dangers…if he thinks the danger is only to Israel…he is putting ALL of us at risk! The entire world! And he doesn’t care. Nothing! Nothing matters but his…the campaign. The money. The legacy. Let me tell you this young man…let me say this of our current “president”. If every man, woman, and child now living in Israel were to be wiped off the face of the earth in order to secure Barack Obama’s re-election…THAT possibility is something the president would qualify as one worth considering! And if he thinks we are to simply allow that…NO. Not this time. NEVER AGAIN. We will fight this kind of evil this time. Victory may elude us…but this time our souls shall remain intact. There are those of us…we who are not simply Jews in name only in America…but the offspring of survival…the living and breathing embodiment of having survived the kind of evil that walked this earth not so long ago…we will not simply stand down and hope the future serves to protect us. NO. This old Jew has some fight in him yet! This old Jew is at war against this evil! Yes, I am tired…bent, fearful, sick, – but I will not simply allow the world of my children and grandchildren and their children and grandchildren to once again be given over to the corruption of appeasement! NO. NOT THIS TIME. The bones of so many in my family were ground under the heals of a modern political evil. Their lives are not forgotten. That lesson was learned. The blessings…such blessing that this country has afforded me – simply because my parents were just quick enough – just a little quicker than others to flee while others remained because they could not fathom that such evil actually existed. Such evil DID exist young man. And that kind of evil now exists AGAIN. It was elected President of the United States in 2008 and hopes to be re-elected again in 2012!

    You wish to know something of that meeting between Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanhayu? The prime minister stared into the eyes of our president…and he saw the truth of the man. He understood fully and completely the corruption of his heart.’

    WALL STREET INSIDER: My God…My God…What Has Become Of America?

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  • Chuck

    I don’t think any of you get it.Trust me,you don’t want Israel to strike Iran.If that happens,you get world war III.now,according to the Bible,which most of you probibly don’t believe (but you’d better),world war three kills 1/3 of mankind or 2.3 billion people (see Revelation 9:13-18),and if you think the USA comes out of that unscathed,think again.we probibly lose 20 million or more here at home.we need to back off the war talk,stop the real enemies of America in our own government,and keep America out of it.i can show you in the bible where that’s possible as well.

  • Indiana #50

    re Obama will use it as an “emergency” homeland security reason to cancel the elections

    Not to worry. There will be something involving Iran a little closer.

    ‘Cuba’s Communist regime and Iran’s Islamist regime are allies, united by a common hatred of the United States. This should be a matter of serious concern, given Cuba’s transfer to Iran of biotechnology materials and knowhow, under cover of cooperative, scientific and medical research accords, which may have aided Iranian development of biological weapons.

    But Iran has no doubt gained something else from Cuba–namely, potentially valuable insights into the enormous capacity for self-delusion and denial that exists on the part of many U.S. policymakers and pundits.

    The historical parallels are striking. Just as nowadays Iran’s intentions are hidden in plain sight, Soviet-Cuban intentions were fairly obvious in the months leading up to the Cuban Missile Crisis, the most dangerous episode of the Cold War. No espionage activities (no James Bond or Blackford Oakes missions) were necessary to figure out what Moscow and Havana were up to in 1962; and none are required today. Merely reading the news should suffice.

    Back to the missile crisis. In the late summer and early autumn of ’62, the Kennedy administration and its admirers in the press downplayed or ridiculed Republican Congressional concerns over a growing Soviet military presence in Cuba, an island only 90 miles off the U.S. shore. Soviet ships loaded with military equipment had begun arriving in Cuba at the rate of one or more a day starting sometime in July; and it is now known that by September or earlier, Moscow had introduced offensive missiles and bombers, complete with nuclear warheads, into Cuba, and that the Soviet plan was to wait until the installation was finished before confronting Washington with the frightening new reality.

    The charge was dismissed as absurd. The so-called dean of American columnists, Walter Lippmann (a liberal who had actually praised Hitler during the Nazi rise to power), responded by assuring his readers, “The present Cuban military buildup is not only not capable of offensive action, but also it is not capable of defensive action against the United States.”

    The rest is history.’…

    The Cuban Missile Crisis and Iran


    ‘Undetected Nuclear Warheads

    Did the Soviet Union remove all its tactical nuclear weapons (TNWs) from Cuba, or were some secretly left behind? It took 30 years for the U.S. to learn about the undetected Soviet TNWs–100 short-range rockets and airplane bombs–the last of which reportedly left Cuba on Christmas Day, 1962. As there has never been any U.S. or third-party verification of Soviet/Cuban compliance with regard to nuclear weapons removal, how can we be sure that all atomic arms were actually shipped back to the Soviet Union? (Click here to read more about the Cuban TNW mystery.)

    For that matter, how can we be certain that successive U.S. administrations have not effectively collaborated with Cuba in keeping the existence of one or more left-behind TNWs a secret in order to avoid frightening the U.S. public and embarrassing the U.S. government into having to do something about an inherent national security threat? There is reason to believe that the Kennedy administration would not have pressed for removal of Soviet TNWs from Cuba in the first place, believing (incorrectly) that the weapons could be used only for defensive purposes, or, in a worst case scenario, to destroy the U.S. Naval base at Guantanamo Bay.’

    Castro Promotes Book, Warns of Nuclear War

  • Sharon Roberts Catania

    The Israel PM is not stupid when it comes to Obama, especially after last year when he visited and Obama put him last on his agenda. Soros holds the puppet strings, along with the muslim brotherhood. Our country is in shambles, thanks to him and his left-wing nuts. And then the unions always support the democrats, even if they aren’t truly democrats. Obama is truly our worst president, ever, and Carter comes in second. May God Help Us All!!

  • Indiana

    Obama has the “dead eyes” of a serial killer. There are just too many trusting people in the United States…..and he’s flying under the cover of the Main Stream Media. Some day the truth will come out….as it’s starting to now……and as soon as the Media can figure out how to profit off of his demise……it’ll turn very quickly.

  • squeaky

    obama’s promise to the palestinians if he wins another term.

  • Noni

    You have to remember when Obama was being taught as a young Muslim, delaying tactics and false promises are intrinsic to the Koran and Islam. He fully intends to try to delay and impede Israel until the Iranians can wipe them out.

  • to a marxist everything is political.

  • tinkerbell

    It is truly un-believable that the general American public is either so very naive or just plain apathetic when it comes to researching the background of a potential president. Had that happened the reader would have known that Obama is very anti-Israel (Jew), a socialist at heart (think Soros) and emphatically has always been adulated and prone to be narcissistic beyond the pale. He visualizes that American will be a socialist country with every dollar that he can get from the so called one percent to provide more give-always and turn this great country into a third rate banana republic. If re-elected he has nothing to lose and can run rough shod over the entire populace. It will take decades to clean up the damage that will be committed against you, me and future generations. God help us all.

  • Joanne

    #53 – Chuck – you can either fight your enemy with the upperhand or with the lowerhand. If Iran gets nuclear capability the game changes significantly. President Amanutjob wants to bring on the end time with an attack on the State of Israel. There is going to be war no matter what.

    The future is already written, and the U.S. is not going to escape anything – they are one of the two prime targets of Iran.

  • Chuck #53

    re you don’t want Israel to strike Iran.If that happens,you get world war III.now

    Actually I do want Israel to strike Iran. Better a regional war with conventional weapons than WW 3 with nuclear weapons. As the French and British discovered, it is better to prevent Germany from arming and occupying Europe than to fight a much stronger Germany after it has armed and occupied Europe. Ever hear of Quisling and Chamberlain? A bonus to Israel attacking Iran is it would make it harder for Hussein bin Obama to get another four years, and that would help defeat the leftists too.

  • Adi

    #62, you don’t get the memo: #53 is here to tell you what and how to think, not to be told otherwise. Your reply is wasted on trolls.

  • FurryGuy

    #53 March 11, 2012 at 5:01 pm
    a jackass brayed:

    WWIII is coming no matter if or when Israel bombs Iran’s nuclear weapons sites. When Iran gets nuclear weapons, not if, Ahmadinejad and the Mad Mullahs WILL use them. On Israel and the US. Iranian leaders have repeatedly said they would use nukes when they got them.

    Much of this same “let’s talk diplomacy” rubbish was uttered when North Korea was researching their nuclear weapons, and the end result was they got what they wanted. Nukes to blackmail the rest of the world. Talking only gave NorK time to research their nukes, the Iranians are doing the same thing. The end result will be millions dead, only delayed by idiots who cower and bow to tyrants and dictators.

  • aeroguy48

    Oh how sweet obama Might honor the Isrealis with his magnificant presence during the summer.

  • Adi


    And let’s look at the sunny side of the bargain: after blackmailing the West and East (mainly USA and Japan) the norks proliferate to Iran.

    Isn’t it wonderful when a country blackmails an entire planet into paying subsidies over non-proliferating nuclear technologies to other countries, is actually proliferating nuclear technologies to other countries?

    Isn’t UN grand? Don’t ask/don’t tell.

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  • Adi #63

    Silly me.

  • ThePunisher

    I guess all you Reagan Worshipers forgot about the October Surprise, where Ronnie’s allies ACTUALLY HAD U.S. SOLDIERS HELD CAPTIVE FOR A LONGER PERIOD OF TIME THAN NECESSARY so St. Ronnie could have a campaign bludgeon. Typical hypocrites.

  • Art

    come on bibi take out the muslim vermin

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  • 18860

    Hypocrites! Why can Israel and America have Nuclear weapons but Iran cannot have one?
    If,you ask me, the REAL axis of evil is Israel and America.

    Be warned…GOD’S judgement on these EVIL nations is about to be passed!


    @The Punisher – It never fails that one of you Ubama sycophants rears it’s ugly head to defend your false prophet. Feel free to present the evidence that ‘hostages were held’ longer to get Reagan elected? I’m sure that double-digit inflation, unemployment or interest rates had ANYTHING to do with Reagan getting elected. Really? Idiot…

  • johnp

    looks like a trade off to me..no attack and I will honor you with a visit..

  • Carol Pittman

    Because of what BO asked them, to wait until after the election, he should immediately not be allowed to run for president again! And should be deported back to where he originaly came from. How many will donate a $1 to buy his ticket back to where he came from?

  • bg


    #59 March 11, 2012 at 5:57 pm
    tommy mc donnell

    ditto ilsamism..


    more here & here..


  • Pazuzu

    If Israel were to attack Iran, do you think they’d tell O’Bama? He’d be on the horn to his cohort in Iran instantly to let the regime know the details. I hope if they do attack Iran, it will be when O’Bama’s visiting there and maybe he’ll be killed by a stray missle and; thus, do the world a favor by leaving it.

  • OBAMA who do you think you are,MOHAMAD . i.ll tell you , who, a preacher. that got bar mitsvad. in a radical. , madrases. and some how .is the leader of the world. . to bebe netanyhoo.do not invite . him .let him go visit IRAN . . i cannot say all i want to say .BUT .let him go to where he was bar mitsvad.. have NOTHING to do with.OBAMA.

  • Harald

    Bro & Sis ; of Frinds of Israel: Weight for What ? Obama he is ONE, We are Millions, and WE have been with you How Many Years??? YES Befor Obama and after o.

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