Obama Risks Stumble Into ‘Axis of Hypocrisy
Bloomberg / Celestine Bohlen

Here’s an example: the European Union withdrew its ambassadors from Honduras after a relatively bloodless coup d’etat there this month, but left them in Tehran during the violent crackdown against the post-election demonstrations.

“What’s good for Honduras should be good for Iran,” said Jean-Pierre Brard, a Communist Party deputy in the French National Assembly, at a recent press conference. “Or maybe the real difference is that Renault, Total and Areva are not so well represented in Honduras?”

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