Tehran Times Praises US

The American media claims there is unremitting anger and hostility in the Iranian press towards the United States. Yesterday’s edition of the Tehran Times contained a glowing story about progress in the United States for Muslims. It quoted a Muslim Georgetown University professor as saying about young Muslims: “There are serious efforts being made among second and third generation (Muslims) to become part of the political establishment.” He encouraged young Muslims to join the FBI and CIA/

This is simply a story and certainly does not reflect the Iranian media. It simply indicates a newspaper which frequently speaks the official Iranian party line is reporting a favorable story about Muslim life in America. It would be beneficial if the American government occasionally acknowledged efforts by the Iranian government to express peaceful intents towards the United States.