Mais manobras iranianas

Mais uma notícia de primeira página do Haaretz sobre o Irã… As autoridades de Teerã insistem em manobras provocativas no Golfo. Qualquer país tem direito de realizar treinamentos militares, diriam alguns, mas há que se ter sensibilidade política para ações como essas, além de uma dose de bom senso que parece que falta nos persas. Quem procura acha… Sem maiores comentários.

 04/01/2012

Iran plans more military drills in Gulf amid tensions with U.S.

Defense Minister says Iran planned to hold more military exercises after a 10-day drill in the Persian Gulf after warning the U.S. not to continue deployment of its navy in the region.

Iranian Defense Minister Ahmad Vahidi said on Wednesday that Iran planned to hold more military exercises after a 10-day drill in the Persian Gulf raised tensions with the United States.

“The maneuver of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards would be held soon,” the ISNA news agency quoted Vahidi as saying after the weekly cabinet meeting. He gave no further details. Continuar lendo

Fera acuada…

Concordo com o pessoal de Washington… Essa conduta do Irã parece a de uma fera acuada que mostra os dentes em tom ameaçador porque está com medo. O problema é que podem encontrar alguém que ache que a melhor maneira de resolver a situação é arrancando os dentes da fera…

White House: Iran’s threats are bid to distract from problems

Reuters – 03/01/2012

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House said on Tuesday Iran’s threat to take action if a U.S. aircraft carrier moves into the Gulf showed Tehran was increasingly isolated internationally, faced economic problems from to sanctions and wants to divert attention from its deepening problems.

“It reflects the fact that Iran is in a position of weakness,” White House spokesman Jay Carney told reporters.

(Reporting By Matt Spetalnick; Editing by Vicki Allen)