by Felix Quigley

July 17, 2008

Our readers will be very interested in this further confirmation of our claim that the US imperialists are in league with Iran in particular and with Islamofascism in general. This is contrary to the impression created by the Media. The following report appears on the very useful DEBKAfile

[begin report from DEBAfile here]

High US official to attend nuclear talks with Iran, capping secret US-Tehran diplomacy

July 16, 2008

The announcement that US Under Secretary of State William Burns will join the meeting the European Union’s Javier Solana holds with Iranian nuclear negotiator Saeed Jalili in Geneva this week makes official the secret diplomatic track afoot between Washington and Tehran, which was first disclosed by DEBKA-Net-Weekly on June 27.

Our US sources confirm that this step distances the Bush administration still further from Israel’s policy position, which calls for the curtailment of Iran’s drive for a nuclear bomb by all means, including military action. It leaves Jerusalem alone in the arena against Iran on the nuclear and other security issues, such as Hizballah, Syria and the radicalized Lebanese government. Continue reading