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Iran sanctions could inadvertently lead to war

Israeli ambassador: Iran sanctions could inadvertently lead to war

http://thecable.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2010/06/29/israeli_ambassador_iran_sanctions_could_inadvertently_lead_to_war


In an interview in his office Tuesday, Israel's ambassador to the United States warned that Iran might unleash a wave of terrorist violence in the Middle East in retaliation for the tough new sanctions that passed the U.S. Congress last week.

"What better way to divert attention from a sanctions regime than by starting another Middle East war?" the ambassador, historian and author Michael Oren, asked. Iran might respond to severe restrictions on its ability to buy gasoline and finance its state-owned companies by returning to the negotiating table, or use its connections to Hezbollah and Hamas to fight back by having those groups attack Israel and perhaps others, Oren said.

"The next step is

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Added: Jun-29-2010 Occurred On: Jun-29-2010
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  • Inadvertently? Bwahahahahahaha...war is Iran's gameplan. It's just a matter of when, not if.

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  • Unlikely. However, Iran has warned for some time that sanctions or blockade-of any kind... even non-military-could lead to punitive military retaliation. If you look at the Iranian military, the best way the can maximise their effectiveness is to strike first. Something to think about.

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  • better have a war with them now before they go nuclear.

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  • Irans sustainability is solely dependent on it's use of proxy wars or aggression. Iran regime will avoid at all cost direct confrontation, as it surely will cost the dinner jacket and moolahs their position of dominance. Thus war is HIGHLY unlikely. Many regimes such as Hamas, and the like will need to start rolling down before they are that desperate. Thus the cancelation of the flotilla, why? Because Iran knew a direct confrontation would ensue. Iran regime are all talk...and their people now More..

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  • War with Iran. War with Iran. War with Iran. BAWWWWK! Parrot man is at the helm.

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  • Keep talking shit iran you're just making it harder for your boyfriend Russia to defend you.

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  • And you will hear of wars and threats of wars, but don%u2019t panic. Yes, these things must take place, but the end won%u2019t follow immediately. 7 Nation will go to war against nation, and kingdom against kingdom. There will be famines and earthquakes in many parts of the world. 8 But all this is only the first of the birth pains, with more to come.
    Matthew 24:6-8

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