Skip to comments.U.S. backs away from sanctions on Iran central bank
Posted on 11/03/2011 6:18:02 PM PDT by Perdogg
Despite weeks of tough warnings, the Obama administration has backed away from its calls to impose new and potentially crippling economic sanctions against Iran in retaliation for an alleged plot to kill Saudi Arabia's ambassador on U.S. soil, according to diplomats and American officials.
Although U.S. officials had declared that they would "hold Iran accountable" for a purported plot, they now have decided that a proposed move against Iran's central bank could disrupt international oil markets and further damage the reeling American and world economies.
The softening position illustrates how concern over the weak economy has hobbled the administration when it comes to combating what officials describe as Iran's efforts to attack U.S. interests in the Middle East and elsewhere.
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It’s not leading from behind, it’s leading with his behind.
Well, THAT showed ‘em.
See White House is a friend of Iran.
I’m sure Imanutjob was properly sanctioned by the stern letter Hillary sent him.
WAG THE DOG III! An exciting fairy tale about how Lord Obozo is sternly word lashing the Iranian Serial Killers of innocents.
Obozo's Iranian Buds come to help Obozo with his crashing poll numbers!
Below are some riviting scenes from 'Wag the Dog III'. Narrated by our Obozo with soundbites from the ayatollah Kameini and some hot headlines from the MSM Mediots.
Obozo, you Suck!
0bozo replies and demands severe accountability from his Iranian buds! Then, he orders Holder, and his mediot whores in the MSM to start "Wag the Dog III" 24/7!
I demand full accountabilility!"
The crack MSM mediots have learned the following about the dangerous wannabe assassin.
The really dangerous wannabe and nearly hired assassin was an unemployed Mexican used car salesman.
Hey Iran.... Just in case you didn’t notice, that was Obama giving you a bow.
There is no reason why we shouldn’t have dialog with them.
Of course ... why not? The Iranians are killing our soldiers with impunity. Part of the Obummer plan, all along.
What’s to retaliate against? The whole thing was a plot to get Fast & Furious off the Front page, and it worked.
Oh for CRYING OUT LOUD....
Did Brzezinski mentor Obama. Was Obama in Pakistan in 1981.
Brzezinski and Robert M. Gates co-authored the 2004 Council on Foreign Relations paper "Iran: Time for a New Approach" calling for negotiations with the Islamic Republic.
Which Brzezinski fathered.
Gates told Leahy recently, "Senator, all governments lie to each other.
This Director of Central Intelligence under George Herbert Malfactor Pluperfect Bush meant, "Was I lying then, am I lying now, or am I not a chronic and habitual liar!
The Arab Spring will yet produce a "NATO" attack on Assad in Syria to remove yet another secular regime to ease the takeover by Iran.
Just as in Iraq the U.S. troops will be out so that the Guard Corps and Hamas and Hezbollah and Islamic Brotherhood and every Holocaust groupie for a thousand kilometers can swarm.
Behold our Degenerate Islamo Commie from Kenya, our very own DICK.
Screwing us. Screwing Israel.
Hope. Change. The Cult of Charlie Manson cackles from the seventh century.
Resonating from the well at Qum.
According to Revelations Herman Cain will blow their heads off.
Our State Department Medusa will flee--O the Huma vanity!