The latest move in possibly allowing
has invited an International Atomic Energy Agency team to Iran to work on clearing up suspicions about its nuclear program, an IAEA spokeswoman said Monday.” Tehran
In the Islamic Republic News Agency news of the invitation was reported thusly:
has invited a team from the agency to Iran to resolve the outstanding issues over the national nuclear program.” Iran
This olive branch will surely add to the minds of those in
“‘Invited the IAEA to send a team to
to develop an action plan for resolving outstanding issues related to Tehran 's past nuclear program.'” Iran
Is this just a case of sloppy reporting and if so on whose part?
All the action is of the diplomatic kind that we have all become accustomed to, which has gotten one side of diplomacy (the West) nothing and Iran nothing but more time.
It has recently been reported that the “Iran strategy was being debated at the White House,” which pitted Secretary Rice and her State Department team against the remaining “hawks,” in VP Cheney’s office. The main point of contention was reported as being the “hawks” “pressing for greater consideration of military strikes.” The Iranian “let’s resolve this once and for all olive branch,” is likely just the nudge State needs to further back diplomatic discussions. Being diplomats though, I’m sure they realize it will actually result in nothing but more time for
Diplomacy is surely working toward its goal of reaching the cliff’s edge; the edge that leaves the world with a nuclear armed
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