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A Difficult Challenge Requires Firm Diplomacy Not Bluster

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We need leadership that can engage Iran using smarter diplomatic strategies and tough-nosed negotiations, instead of depending on overblown rhetoric and threats of war. While the Bush administration refused to talk to Iran, the country’s influence throughout the Middle East increased, and the threat of its nuclear program grew. Bluster, isolation and incompetence have failed. Smart, strong leadership is needed.
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U.S.: Bush Renews Campaign to Rally Support for Iraq War

News Interpress Service 22 August 2007
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A Reasoned Discussion on Iran

Report 26 February 2007
What is needed is a reasoned discussion about Iranian intentions and capabilities and American policy toward the region. The mistake-ridden march into conflict with Iraq demonstrates the need for a deliberate dialogue.
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