#16 Mike - Your promise of Pax Americana is a lie - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Pablo B
    • 30.10.07 | 19:55 (IST)

    Mike claims that "Without Iranian problems, the middle east will quickly settle down," Really? Just like Bush said the fall of Saddam would lead to Pro-western democracies throughout the middle east? We can see how THAT plan worked... The idea of "Pax Americana" achieved through violent overthrow of middle eastern gov'ts has been proven to be completely failure. Why do you claim it will suddenly work on Iran when it has failed in Iraq and Afghanistan? Destroying the Iranian civilian nuclear sites that the IAEA has confirmed NOT to be used for weapons development will only exacerbate problems with Iran. There will be no "settling down" as you claim. Even if Iran were to be invaded and occupied for ETERNITY, the middle east would not settle down. Saudi Arabia would then reign supreme. Without Iran or Iraq to worry about, the Saudi Wahhabi nuts would force Wahhabism on the region. I would rather face Iran. Your ideas won't work, and have already been proven wrong

    from the article: China rejects Israel's call for tougher sanctions against Iran
    First published 00:00 30.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 30.10.07
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