Iran, Israel, RON discussed on Michael Medved


I remember as a little boy growing up iran was israel's one friend in the middle east what is the basic iranian gripe against the only jewish state in the middle east well here we've got a separate a little bit mike i mean it's not the basic iranian gripe it's the basic rights of the islamic republic's leading ayatollah any ron it doesn't matter what ninety percent of the people think because islamic revolutionary guard corps defense the supreme leader in the supreme leader is vehemently anti semitic he's dearly antichristian if you go back to many of the state department human rights reports going back well over a decade you've got a situation in which the iranians take out christian pastors and kill them and the fact that matters this is ideological now more broadly speaking what i always worry about is some people look at terrorism is motivated at grievance other people recognize that it's often motivated by ideology our state department in our diplomatic corps often want to see the terrorism is rooted in grievance because of grievance you can come up with some deal to resolve it and if you if you're simply rewarding iranian and transient ski ronnie and ed behavior you're not going to solve the problem the problem is audio case and it has everything to do with the islamic republic michael ruben american enterprise institute thank you for your clarity and your enlightenment he's speaking to us from the shores of the galilee and the tiberius we're going to be moving over to jerusalem to get another perspective of from my brother the one and only jonathon medved a leading israeli political commentator and business leader coming up.

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