Today’s quote, brought to you by Ayatollah Khomeini:Â
We do not worship Iran, we worship Allah. For patriotism is another name for paganism. I say let this land [Iran] burn. I say let this land go up in smoke, provided Islam emerges triumphant in the rest of the world.
Speech in Qom 1980, as quoted inÂ Nest of SpiesÂ : America’s Journey to Disaster in IranÂ (1989) by Amir Taheri, p. 269 More Khomeini quotes here>>
“If they wanted to, they could detonate an atomic bomb in a half a year’s time,” Â a BND official said, according to the report.Â
BERLIN – Iran has the ability to build and test a nuclear weapon within six months, theSternÂ newsweekly’s online edition on Wednesday quoted an unidentified agent at Germany’s foreign intelligence service (BND) as saying.
Â Bodies of hundreds of martyrs from protests in the past month are kept in a morgue in south-west of Tehran. Â More from Atlas
While our dear leader preaches to us about our moral authority and fundamental values and hope and change, injecting us with his daily dose of morphine, the bodies in Iran pile up. Rantburg hasÂ this here: