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    • Reid
    • 29.07.07 | 02:56 (IDT)

    Clickfool, If you think that Iran's getting nukes will be rendered useless by an Iranian deterrent (Iran's getting nukes), you don't know anything about the Cold War. The USSR had a vast conventional advantage during the entire Cold War and plenty of nukes. Nevertheless, they never invaded. Neither will the 'large, well armed and motivated armies' the Arabs have in your twisted imagination. In fact, the Arabs will never invade Israel and face inevitable nuclear destruction just to satisfy Iran's ambitions. Nukes in Pakistan didn't stop Israel's counter-attack on Lebanon and Iranian nukes won't either. On the other hand, Israeli nukes stop neither Katyushas nor suicide bombers. The Cold War taught most of us (not you, apparently) that nuclear standoff is good only for politicide. Consequently, the politicide of Israel that you desire (Arab conventional invasion of Israel proper) would not occur in your scenario. Sorry, Israel will continue to exist whether Iran has nukes or no

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