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    Iran Worried U.S. Might Be Building 8,500th Nuclear Weapon

    TEHRAN—Amidst mounting geopolitical tensions, Iranian officials said Wednesday they were increasingly concerned about the United States of America's uranium-enrichment program, fearing the Western nation may soon be capable of producing its 8,500th nuclear weapon.

    "Our intelligence estimates indicate that, if it is allowed to progress with its aggressive nuclear program, the United States may soon possess its 8,500th atomic weapon capable of reaching Iran," said Iranian foreign minister Ali Akbar Salehi, adding that Americans have the fuel, the facilities, and "everything they need" to manufacture even more weapons-grade fissile material.

    "Obviously, the prospect of this happening is very distressing to Iran and all countries like Iran. After all, the United States is a volatile nation that's proven it needs little provocation to attack anyone anywhere in the world whom it perceives to be a threat." Iranian intelligence experts also warned of the very real, and very frightening, possibility of the U.S. providing weapons and resources to a rogue third-party state such as Israel
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    Why should they be concerned? We wouldn't even need them to defeat iran. A couple of m80's and few roman candles would wipe out their armed forces.
    I expect that the minute we turn our guns on them, their army would run, get their kids to act as human shields, and start dressing up in burkas.
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    Quote Originally Posted by LANGER72 View Post
    Why should they be concerned? We wouldn't even need them to defeat iran. A couple of m80's and few roman candles would wipe out their armed forces.
    I expect that the minute we turn our guns on them, their army would run, get their kids to act as human shields, and start dressing up in burkas.
    A war with Iran would be disastrous for us, the Iranians and the world.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dolphins9954 View Post
    A war with Iran would be disastrous for us, the Iranians and the world.
    It would be disasterous, especially for them. They would be wiped out quickly, and the rest of the world would suffer through the terrorist attacks that would follow for years.
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    Quote Originally Posted by LANGER72 View Post
    Why should they be concerned? We wouldn't even need them to defeat iran. A couple of m80's and few roman candles would wipe out their armed forces.
    I expect that the minute we turn our guns on them, their army would run, get their kids to act as human shields, and start dressing up in burkas.
    I remember hearing the same thing about Iraq when I was in the Army. Our M80s and Roman Candles didn't stop them from killing two of my friends within the first 6 months.

    It's amazing how many people in this country are completely clueless when it comes to what war is, particularly those that want us to keep starting them.





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    Iran is going to end up getting defeated from within.

    Just a matter of time till "Iwannajihad" and his ***-hat boss, the Ayatollah are blown up simultaneously by citizens me think!!!

    We need to just stay the hell out of Iran and start turning our attentions and intentions inwards me thinks!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gonzo View Post
    I remember hearing the same thing about Iraq when I was in the Army. Our M80s and Roman Candles didn't stop them from killing two of my friends within the first 6 months.

    It's amazing how many people in this country are completely clueless when it comes to what war is, particularly those that want us to keep starting them.
    Just a bit of sarcasm. I know what war is, I don't need a "clue" from the peanut gallery.
    A clue for you, in case you haven't noticed, Iran has already threatened to annihilate the US and Israel.
    If and when it starts, I hope that we show no mercy toward their military and leaders.
    The mantra..."peace time is just another name for rearming" applies to Iran. Once they acquire the nukes, the stakes are raised exponentially. The Iranian regime is headed toward destruction.
    I agree with the confessor, I hope that there is a revolution in Iran and all of this is avoided.
    The Iranian government chops heads at the slightest sign of insurrection. I am extremely discouraged that the public can over come that government.
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    Quote Originally Posted by LANGER72 View Post
    Just a bit of sarcasm. I know what war is, I don't need a "clue" from the peanut gallery.
    A clue for you, in case you haven't noticed, Iran has already threatened to annihilate the US and Israel.
    If and when it starts, I hope that we show no mercy toward their military and leaders.
    The mantra..."peace time is just another name for rearming" applies to Iran. Once they acquire the nukes, the stakes are raised exponentially. The Iranian regime is headed toward destruction.
    I agree with the confessor, I hope that there is a revolution in Iran and all of this is avoided.
    The Iranian government chops heads at the slightest sign of insurrection. I am extremely discouraged that the public can over come that government.

    Don't be surprised...one iota, if indeed the very repressed citizens of Iran, most of whom can't STAND their current situation, are supplied by and instructed by the Israelis to pull out the internal bombings. I'm not saying I like the world of espionage, but, considering the interworking of the Iranian GOVT, this wouldn't bother me at all.
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    Quote Originally Posted by LANGER72 View Post
    It would be disasterous, especially for them. They would be wiped out quickly, and the rest of the world would suffer through the terrorist attacks that would follow for years.
    Wiped out quickly??? How quickly we forget ie. Iraq and Afghan. It would be a bloody war probably worse than Iraq and Afghan combined. Oil prices would skyrocket to the highest levels ever thus ruining what's left of our economy. Not to mention destablizing an already unstable region. And could be the spark that start WW3.

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Confessor View Post
    Iran is going to end up getting defeated from within.

    Just a matter of time till "Iwannajihad" and his ***-hat boss, the Ayatollah are blown up simultaneously by citizens me think!!!

    We need to just stay the hell out of Iran and start turning our attentions and intentions inwards me thinks!
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