The US State Department was reportedly supportive of Brazilian president Luiz Inacio “Lula” da Silva’s visit to Tehran last weekend. An unnamed State Department official was quoted as saying the trip represented “perhaps the last big shot at engagement” in the conflict over the Iranian nuclear program. But one can well wonder whose side Lula is on. Not least because there are signs that Brazil is working on its own secret nuclear program.
See my new post on weeklystandard.com here.
- May 19th, 2010