I guarantee it
The president, speaking a the United Nations general assembly in New York, acknowledged that the mistrust between the two nations had "deep roots", including "America's role of overthrowing the Iranian government in the Cold War".Just wait...
Iraq shows us that democracy cannot simply be imposed by forceTake that neo-cons!
8:57 AM PT: I have nothing really much to add except:
9:00 AM PT: Transcript H/T annieli
"But I also believe that we can rarely achieve these objectives through unilateral American action, particularly through military action. Iraq shows us that democracy cannot simply be imposed by force"
"The United States and Iran have been isolated from one another since the Islamic revolution of 1979. This mistrust has deep roots. Iranians have long complained of a history of U.S. interference in their affairs and of America’s role in overthrowing the Iranian government during the Cold War"
wow, just wow.
Well done Mr President
9:55 AM PT: This is a real dynamic shift in US Foreign Policy
The first for many years.