Posts Tagged: sanctions
In a sense, we are already at war with Iran.
Iran can no longer count on its partners in the developing world in its standoff with the West.
The United States is threatening to also sanction India if it doesn't observe U.S. sanctions on Iran.
Placating Israel is the underlying purpose of U.S. sanctions on Iran.
Led astray by conventional wisdom about Iran? We're here to help.
The West's sanctions on Iran are hurting the country's middle class and marginalizing the country's pragmatists. But they can neither cripple Iran's economy nor halt its nuclear program.
With diplomacy getting short shrift, Western containment of a nuclear Iran may be the only alternative to war in an increasingly militaristic climate.
Washington's approach toward Iran does not even merit a label, because there is no coherent policy -- just a series of actions lurching toward a potential regional war.
Despite international sanctions imposed by the West, Iran's socioeconomic position has improved greatly as it takes advantage of high oil prices to build relationships with growing powers.
Getting around sanctions is only one of many ways that the Farm Lobby has undercut U.S. foreign policy.