The Hedgehog Blog belatedly congratulates the Obama Administration on a diplomatic triumph that became public a few weeks ago. The Obama policy of engagement with the Iranian Islamist regime has apparently borne fruit, or perhaps flour. Last week the Iranian Islamic Republic announced that its nuclear program had delivered its first batch of yellowcake to the Ishfahan Uranium Conversion Facility. Obviously, the sanctions and diplomatic pressure generated by President Obama and Secretary of State Hilary Clinton have succeeded in turning the Iranian regime away from nuclear weapon development and toward the peaceful pursuit of baking yellowcake.
I have no ideal what the photo below depicts, but let's pretend it displays the initial results of the Iranian yellowcake baking enterprise: