Any time President Obama does something he and his supporters say is “historic” it’s been a bad deal for the American people. So it’s no surprise that he is calling his Iran deal “historic” since he’s pretty much giving the despotic Islamic regime everything it wants.
“The United States together with our allies and partners has reached a historic understanding with Iran, which if fully implemented, will prevent it from obtaining a nuclear weapon,” Obama said from the Rose Garden of possibly reaching a final agreement before the June 30 deadline.
“It is a good deal, a deal that meets our core objectives. This deal is not based on trust. It is based on unprecedented verification.”
U.S. officials said the initial understanding represented a major breakthrough in talks that stalled in Switzerland in recent days.
However, many questions remain as both the Iranians and Western powers begin drafting the terms of a lasting accord, including how quickly sanctions would be lifted and how weapons inspectors could ensure that Iran was living up to the parameters of the deal. (Read More)
Don’t hold your breath waiting for Iran to hold up its side of the deal.
Update: Iran is already bragging about the deal, so you know it must be bad.
Update 2: Obama keeps saying that Ayatollah Kahmeini has issued a fatwa against nuclear weapons, but of course it’s a big lie.