Tuesday, January 09, 2007
Tightening The Screws on Tehran
Well it looks like the White House is deciding to step up its efforts in taming the wild Persian cat of Iran by putting a freeze on all US based major assets/holdings of the Tehran based Bank Sephra due to the fact that the bank is the main conduit for the regime's missile procurement program. Now while this pales in comparison to the financial squeeze on the mullahs, it's definitely a start in something that should have been in effect a whole lot earlier. Here's hoping that this is just the tip of the iceberg with regards to Iran.