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Show Us the Money: Iran Demands EU
Compensation to Stay in Nuclear Deal

Breitbart Jerusalem, by Simon Kent

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Posted By:M2, 6/13/2018 10:46:23 AM

Iran is looking to EU nations to provide funds to help it honour the 2015 nuclear accord, President Hassan Rouhani has warned. In a phone conversation with French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday, Rouhani said Europeans must financially compensate Iran if they want to preserve the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), following President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the deal and restore sanctions. Rouhani’s website quoted him as saying: “We must not let this great achievement of diplomacy be destroyed by others’ unilateral actions, which are unfaithful to their promises.” Co-signers France, Britain, Germany, Russia and China want to preserve the

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Now that the $ supply from America has dried up, Iran goes begging.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Iraengneer, 6/13/2018 11:10:34 AM     (No. 11662445)

look up the term and the history of the "Danegeld", the bribe paid to deter invasion. From the Kilpling Society http://www.kiplingsociety.co.uk/poems_danegeld.htm

IT IS always a temptation to an armed and agile nation
To call upon a neighbour and to say: –
"We invaded you last night – we are quite prepared to fight,
Unless you pay us cash to go away."

And that is called asking for Dane-geld,
And the people who ask it explain
That you´ve only to pay ´em the Dane-geld
And then you´ll get rid of the Dane!

It is always a temptation for a rich and lazy nation,
To puff and look important and to say: –
"Though we know we should defeat you,
we have not the time to meet you.
We will therefore pay you cash to go away."

And that is called paying the Dane-geld;
But we´ve proved it again and again,
That if once you have paid him the Dane-geld
You never get rid of the Dane.

It is wrong to put temptation in the path of any nation,
For fear they should succumb and go astray;
So when you are requested to pay up or be molested,
You will find it better policy to say: --

"We never pay any-one Dane-geld,
No matter how trifling the cost;
For the end of that game is oppression and shame,
And the nation that plays it is lost!"




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Reply 2 - Posted by: qwerty, 6/13/2018 11:17:29 AM     (No. 11662461)

In modern terms it´s called blackmail. The cowardly EU will pay and be worse off for it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Felixcat, 6/13/2018 11:20:24 AM     (No. 11662464)

So Russia got expelled from the G-8 because it invaded Crimea but gets to sign off on Obama´s Iran deal. hmmmm

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Reply 4 - Posted by: dvc, 6/13/2018 11:22:32 AM     (No. 11662469)

There is an old saying that most know....

It ends with, "...and the horse you rode in on."

That.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: stablemoney, 6/13/2018 11:38:09 AM     (No. 11662492)

Show the Iranian leadership the door. A deal with EU alone is worthless on its face. Glad the U.S. will have no part of it.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Nwpa, 6/13/2018 12:28:18 PM     (No. 11662533)

What the heck did they do with all the money Obama gave them? Was it just a money laundering scheme? Excerpt from http://freebeacon.com/national-security/iran-may-received-much-33-6-billion-cash-gold-payments-u-s/

Between January 2014 and July 2015, when the Obama administration was hammering out the final details of the nuclear accord, Iran was paid $700 million every month from funds that had previously been frozen by U.S. sanctions.

A total of $11.9 billion was ultimately paid to Iran, but the details surrounding these payments remain shrouded in mystery, according to Mark Dubowitz, executive director at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.

In total, "Iran may have received as much as $33.6 billion in cash or in gold and other precious metals," Dubowitz disclosed.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: John56, 6/13/2018 12:51:25 PM     (No. 11662570)

Let´s see how fast the Euro-weenies can get pallets of cash loaded for the Tehran airport.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Davids918, 6/13/2018 12:56:34 PM     (No. 11662583)

#6, how long do you think our politicians could spend $33 billion?

Plus, a bunch of those who "brokered" the deal likely received huge payouts.

Funny thing about Iran´s threat, the EU is likely to respond with the same enthusiasm the EU countries embraced the Paris Accord after the U.s. pulled out of that deal.

The piggy-bank is the U.S., so when they are not part of the arrangement, the deal usually doesn´t happen, or falls apart.



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Reply 9 - Posted by: strike3, 6/13/2018 1:09:00 PM     (No. 11662597)

The Obamabucks didn´t go as far as he thought they would. Now that he has turned in the keys to the US Treasury, Iran has to go begging. Somebody should send them the numbers to Obama´s offshore bank accounts.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Seething Citizen, 6/13/2018 3:06:55 PM     (No. 11662695)

As the extreme cowards that they are, the EUnuch´s will cave in to Iran. I wish the US would pull out of NATO and let those cowards defend themselves.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Ribald1, 6/13/2018 5:01:57 PM     (No. 11662759)

#6 that education Barry Soetoro got was not cheap. he had to pay off the student loans.
It has long been known that either Syria or Iran paid for his education, and apparently it was Iran.

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