Displaying items 73-84 of 3892 » View baltimoresun.com items only< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-325 Next >
How fitting! On this year's Veterans' Day we're learning about the next war in the Middle East ("Iran and the bomb," Nov. 11). Now it's Iran that's in the crosshairs. In my opinion the Pentagon has become "too big to fail," and lessons from the recent...
A report this week on Iran's suspected nuclear weapons program by the International Atomic Energy Agency leaves little doubt that country's ruling clerics remain determined to acquire the means to produce a bomb. That poses a dilemma for the Obama...
Tags: Israel, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Barack Obama, Government, Russia
Well, it's about time. At last we have a candidate with the guts to close down our embassy in Iran were she elected president. Thank you, Michele Bachmann. Oh — and thank you Jimmy Carter as well, since he closed down the embassy there in 1980 in...
As defense strategists at the Pentagon carry out their review of how to make roughly $400 billion in cuts over 10 years, and Congress considers the possibility of reductions twice as large as required by the supercommittee's failure to reach agreement,...
Tags: Rebellions, North Korea, Pakistan, Armed Forces, The Pentagon
For many years, Iran has threatened to "wipe Israel off the map," even as it gets closer and closer to developing nuclear weapons that could enable it to follow through on its threat. However, the question now is whether this is the optimum time for...
Should we bomb Iran for plotting to blow up a Washington, D.C., restaurant in order to assassinate the Saudi ambassador? Probably not. Should Iran be worried that we might? Absolutely. And yet, within hours of the Justice Department charging...
The drumbeat for war only helps Iran by driving up oil prices, undermining the effect of sanctions on its economy and stifling domestic opponents of the regime. President Barack Obama conveyed that message clearly and emphatically to the American Israel...
Tags: Israel, Barack Obama, Bashar Assad, Weaponry, Hamas
Gary Dorrien must have been wearing his comedy writer's cap when he wrote the preposterous claims that appear in his recent op-ed ("Stand with Obama," March 16). I know hardly where to begin. Referring to the president, Mr. Dorrien wrote: "He helped to...
Tags: Israel, Barack Obama, Weaponry, Government Health Care, Lobbying
Many people in the U.S. and Israel believe a war with Iran would be disastrous and that it would invite a full scale regional conflict in which the U.S. would bear most of the burden in money and lives ("The president and the Jews," April 25)....
Milad Pooran was honeymooning in the South Pacific last summer as politicians in Washington were turning a deadline to raise the U.S. debt limit into another opportunity for partisan brinkmanship. A critical care physician from Frederick County, Pooran...
Not long ago, an astute reader noted that it has been nearly two years since I wrote in a column that "most experts now estimate that Iran needs about 18 months to complete a nuclear device and a missile to carry it." His point — that those...
After a yearlong round of escalating international economic sanctions and rhetoric, the regime in Iran has finally come around to raising expectations that it will take some constructive steps in reining in its nuclear weapons ambitions. But this cycle of...
Nov 13, 2011 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Nov 10, 2011 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Dec 5, 2011 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Dec 15, 2011 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Mar 6, 2012 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Oct 17, 2011 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Mar 7, 2012 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Mar 22, 2012 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Apr 29, 2012 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Mar 27, 2012 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Apr 3, 2012 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Apr 16, 2012 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Original site for Iran topic gallery.