This should be a wakeup call to anyone who believes the international “community” is anything more than an extension of the banksters’ control grid. The UN, the IMF and WB and the WHO, especially, are guilty of massive crimes against humanity which have resulted in the deaths of millions from military occupation, genocidal austerity and imposed epidemics such as HIV. And these are the organizations that propose to administer a world government.
However bad things are now, they could be much much worse.
In 2008, the Bush administration and a key IAEA official agreed on a strategy of misrepresenting Iran’s position on the authenticity of intelligence documents, which they used to establish an official narrative of Iran “stonewalling” the IAEA investigation. That narrative continues to shape Obama administration policy in the nuclear talks.
The accusation by US and other Western diplomats that Iran has been “stonewalling” the International Atomic Energy Agency’s (IAEA) investigation of alleged past nuclear weapons work has been a familiar theme in mainstream media coverage of Iran’s relations with the IAEA for years.
What remains virtually unknown, however, is how a brazen deception by the George W. Bush administration and a key official within the IAEA created the false narrative of Iranian refusal to cooperate with the IAEA and was used to justify harsh international sanctions.
The initial deception was the suggestion by the IAEA that Iran had acknowledged that the activities portrayed in controversial intelligence documents purportedly from an Iranian nuclear weapons project were real, but had claimed they were for non-nuclear purposes. The IAEA then used that brazen falsehood as a pretext to demand that Iran provide sensitive military information on its missile program – a demand that the US officials behind the scheme knew would be rejected. That ploy thus offered the Bush administration a crucial rationale for pushing for new international economic sanctions against Iran. …