The Real News brings us another interview with Gareth Porter in the story Iranian Diplomat Says IAEA Undermined Recent Talks to Satisfy Israel and West.
And here I thought that the Iranians just didn’t want the countries threatening to bomb them to have access to the targets they want to bomb. As it turns out, the Iranians and the IAEA had come to an agreement on when the site could be inspected, but the IAEA reneged and demanded immediate inspection.
Sort of like the Supreme Court here – it is not enough that you do what we say, but we have to humiliate you in the process. We won’t be satisfied with anything less. We just don’t understand why you won’t give in to our perfectly reasonable demand for humiliation.