April 24, 2012

The Fake Iranian Nuclear Fatwa

Jonathan Tobin, Contentions

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One of the main talking points for apologists for Iran recently has been the claim that Supreme Leader Ali Khameini banned the production of nuclear weapons as a sin. This is supposed to calm the nerves of those who fear allowing the Islamist regime nuclear capability and has been accepted by President Obama, Secretary of State Clinton and other world leaders as a fact. But as Ruthie Blum points out in her column in Israel Hayom, the fatwa is a fake.

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TAGGED: Iran, Nuclear Weapons, Ali Khamenei


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