No wonder they are trying to get rid of him, Can you just imagine an independent Middle East?
"The most significant portion of the interview related to ElBaradei’s passionate call for a security system in the Middle East where the initiative rested with the Arabs. In this he virtually echoed a long-standing Iranian stance. "We [Arabs] have to be involved, and we should know that we have to be in a leading position in any matter that has to do with our security. We cannot leave our fate, security, future and civilization to be the subject of discussion in European and American councils. We cannot sit back and wait for the outcomes of what they decide for us. If this continues, our
existence will never be recognized. As the Koran says, God does not change the condition of a people until they change the condition of their own selves," he concluded.