And , follow through how? The rest of Bush's message (the part you left out) was crystal clear - Stand up and we will stand with you.
We are waiting for iranians to stand. When do you think they will?
The encouragement needs to continue, considering much news from the West is filtered out. I have no date set in mind for which "something" should be done. I leave that to the Executive Branch to determine.
I believe the youth can and will rise up. I just wonder if it is possible to help them, either before or after they take a stand. The Persians deserve every help they can get in removing the mullahs.