The fools in Obama’s administration have just had a real oh fuck moment over Iran.
Not more than 24 hours after Murray McCully banged the gavel down approving the Iran nuclear deal were their leaders pronouncing death and destruction upon the US and Israel.
In an interview Tuesday, Secretary of State John Kerry said a recent speech by Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei calling for “Death to America” and vowing to maintain anti-American policies was “very disturbing, very troubling.”
“You heard ‘Death to Israel,’ ‘Death to the U.S.’ You could hear it. The whole nation was shaken by these slogans,” said Khamenei in a speech broadcast live on Iranian television Saturday. “So we ask Almighty God to accept these prayers by the people of Iran,” assuring citizens that the regime’s opposition to the “arrogant” U.S. “won’t change at all”:
KHAMENEI: The Islamic Republic of Iran will not give up support of its friends in the region — the oppressed people of Palestine, of Yemen, the Syrian and Iraqi governments, the oppressed people of Bahrain and sincere resistance fighters in Lebanon and Palestine… Our policy will not change with regards to the arrogant US government.
In an interview Tuesday with Saudi television network Al Arabiya, Kerry responded to Khamenei’s “troubling” speech.
“I don’t know how to interpret it at this point in time, except to take it at face value, that that’s his policy,” said Kerry. “But I do know that often comments are made publicly and things can evolve that are different,” he said, attempting to insert some sense of optimism, but added, “If it is the policy, it’s very disturbing, it’s very troubling.”
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