An open letter of thanks (and more) to Mr. Jürgen Todenhöfer
Mr. Trump, you threaten North Korea with annihilation because they have developed nuclear weapons. You threaten Iran with fates such as Iraq and Afghanistan which is not much better – because we have accepted not to develop nuclear weapons and have agreed to undergo rigid inspections. Iranians have a joke about such tactics.
With concern for the wellbeing of the Iranian people as well as Americans, we hope that they reach out to one another and that together they may pave another path of national development, each for and using the resources of their own people and country.
We gladly share with you a brief note written to update a number of activists who have aided Iran over the past 8 years and are at times bewildered by the changing reactions and constellations.
If someone had told us two years ago, that there would soon come a time when the US President shared our vision of a world without nuclear weapons and propose steps towards such a world, would we have believed it? Read More