October 1, 2012

Ahmadinejad's Last UN Show

Laura Secor, New Yorker

AP Photo

Iran policy is a conundrum for the United States. Every four years, we hear otherwise - that it is only want of courage or good sense that prevents us from bringing the Islamic Republic to heel. But our options are bad, our objectives are ambiguous, and the Iranian people stand as hostages between their government and ours. The Ahmadinejad show may be over. But Groundhog Day has only just begun.

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