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2019-05-04 Syria-Lebanon-Iran
How Trump's hawkish advisors won debate on Iran oil sanctions
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Posted by trailing wife 2019-05-04 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6470 views ]  Top
 File under: Govt of Iran 

#1 I love these guys.
Posted by Skidmark 2019-05-04 06:57||   2019-05-04 06:57|| Front Page Top

#2  forging a consensus among government agencies required "a lot of work."

It takes paper-shuffling, endless meetings, circular arguments and PowerPoint presentations so stupifying they could be weaponized for crowd control. Luckily, we're trained bureaucrats with nothing better to do.
Posted by SteveS 2019-05-04 08:53||   2019-05-04 08:53|| Front Page Top

#3 The only winner is Israel.
Posted by Herb McCoy  2019-05-04 16:43||   2019-05-04 16:43|| Front Page Top

#4 Well, of course, our resident Jooo and American Empire Hater magickally appears!
Posted by Frank G 2019-05-04 16:52||   2019-05-04 16:52|| Front Page Top

#5 The only winner is Israel.

We've been are war with Iran for some time now. Something about a Marine barracks. And embassy hostages. I'm glad to see someone doing something about it.

Does Israel benefit? Probably. So do Iran's enemies. If oil prices rise, so does Russia. And American frackers. That doesn't mean it's the wrong thing to do.
Posted by SteveS 2019-05-04 17:06||   2019-05-04 17:06|| Front Page Top

#6 The only winner is Israel.

And the losers are...?
Posted by Raj 2019-05-04 17:26||   2019-05-04 17:26|| Front Page Top

#7 Herb's Idols
Posted by Frank G 2019-05-04 17:27||   2019-05-04 17:27|| Front Page Top

#8 Let's not forget the environmentalists are also winners here.
Posted by swksvolFF 2019-05-04 18:47||   2019-05-04 18:47|| Front Page Top

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