Michael Ledeen berichtet darüber, dass mehr und mehr „Experten“ auf das Ende der Islamischen Republik Iran setzen. Eine erfreuliche Entwicklung, dürfte sie doch vor allem zeigen, dass jenes Ende auch tatsächlich zu nahen scheint:
Not so long ago I was in the pundit’s equivalent of the psychiatric ward, as one of a tiny handful of people (generally considered deranged) claiming that the Iranian people hated the mullahcracy, were prepared to rise up against it, were totally worthy of American (indeed broad Western) support, and would win.
All of a sudden, a good-sized gaggle of born-again democratic revolutionaries have entered the bandwagon. In the last couple of weeks, Bob Kagan, Charles Krauthammer, Jim Glassman, Ray Takeyh and Richard Haass have jumped on board. God willing, they will stay and attract others. Welcome, comrades! [Weiterlesen…]