WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says there are “strong indications” that Iran violated U.N. Security Council resolutions when it test fired a new ballistic missile.White House press secretary Josh Earnest said Tuesday that such violations are nothing new.Earnest says the Iranians have “almost serially” violated international concerns about the country’s ballistic missile program.
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No kidding. Josh Earnst admits Iran “serially violated” the resolutions. And yet somehow we’re expected to pretend that the treaty that’s not a treaty we just made with Iran will actually cause them to suspend their pursuit of nuclear weapons.
The capitulation of American leadership in the region will have long term consequences that we cannot even imagine right now. We’re already seeing short term disasters, and the worst is likely yet to come.
Since 1979, US presidents, both liberal and conservative, have pursued a policy of containment that, for the most part, was successful. Until now, when the radical US president pursued and abdication of our role in the international order.
We were mocked for warning you in 2008.