"...To the contrary, Iranians have been witness to a number of acts of foreign intervention against their country.Last September Efraim Halevy, head of Israel’s national intelligence agency, the Mossad, from 1998 to 2000, declared in an interview with Haaretz: “What we need to do is to try and understand the Iranians. The basic feeling of that ancient nation is one of humiliation.
“Both religious Iranians and secular Iranians feel that for 200 years the Western powers used them as their playthings. …Thus, the deep motive behind the Iranian nuclear project — which was launched by the Shah — is not confrontation with Israel, but the desire to restore to Iran the greatness of which it was long deprived.” ..."
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Posted by G, M, Z, or B at 2:08 PM