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    • Shlomo from Tel-Aviv
    • 16.04.06 | 13:00 (IDT)

    The clerical regime in Iran is obviously very unpopular among educated urban Iranians. The majority of Iranians are from little towns and villages, they are the backbone of the regime, but in Iran, as everywhere, those more educated and prosperous are stronger. And they hate the regime, it is enough to read Iranian blogs to see it. The current Iranian regime will not last long. May be, economical sanctions, the UN ban for trade with Iran, can solve the problem. As for nuclear weapons, all nations, posessing nukes, including Israel, US, Russia, China, England, France, India, Pakistan should hold a nuclear disarmament conference, invite inspectors and destroy their nuclear weapons. Nuclear weapons are barbaric and should disappear. Probably, Iran would not wish to enter the club of nuclearly armed nations, if such club doesn't exist anymore -- indeed, the best way to stop nuclear proliferation is destruction of nuclear weapons altogether.

    from the article: Ahmadinejad awaits a response
    First published 00:00 16.04.06 | Last updated 00:00 16.04.06
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