buddy's employer has a clue as is evidenced by the Middle East mess, the 9-11 disaster, followed by Iraq and Afghanistan. In fact, I believe Israelis are questioning CIA's latest version of the truth, which is the truth, and that is that Iran doesn't have nukes. Better take whatever he says with a grain of salt, just like Dubya, the Americans and the world. If he crosses his bosses, they may out him like Valerie Plame and he would be punished for talking to folks like you who repost what he says on TB. Regards.
U.S. sanctions Russia's state-owned arms exporter Rosoboronexport (Reuters)
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