Andy

October 13, 2011

Iran's plot — and a U.S. double-standard?

'But wait a minute. Two weeks ago- the United States assassinated one of its enemies in Yemen- on Yemeni soil. If the U.S. believes it has the right to assassinate enemies like Anwar Awlaki anywhere in the world in the name of a "war on terror" that has no geographical limitation- how can it then argue that other nations don't have a similar right to track down their enemies and kill them wherever they're found?'

Iran's plot — and a U.S. double-standard?

Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. announced Tuesday that federal authorities had foiled a plot backed by the Iranian government to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to the United States on American soil. Two men- one of whom is apparently a…