AXIS OF EVIL: ONE DOWN, TWO TO GO?

NYT reports that the Administration is increasingly concerned by nuclear weapons programs in Iran and North Korea. We appear to be stepping up diplomatic pressure on both states.

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James Joyner
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  1. Eric says:

    This article in the Tehran Times might give some insight as to how that “diplomatic pressure” might be received:

    http://www.tehrantimes.com/Description.asp?Da=5/8/03&Cat=2&Num=022

    Even though the article focuses on Syria, it seems to tell us what Iran’s rebuttal to the US will be “but…but…but…what about Israel? Why do they get to keep theirs?”

    How do you engage in diplomacy with someone like that?