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    • David Samson
    • 10.10.07 | 12:43 (IST)

    Natallie, You're right that attacking Iran would result in unfortunate consequences. You're wrong in assuming that not attacking this messianic regime would be better. Doing nothing is infinitely worse. Like Neville Chamberlain before you, you find great appeal in the hope of a false peace. Your "peace partner", Ahmadinejad, however, certainly sees you as a useful idiot. Read his words carefully; consider his terror campaigns both against internal dissent and the west (not to mention Iranian women and gays), think about his alliances, understand his motivation, and you'll understand how grave the threat is. Actually, truth be told you probably won't because, well, it's you. But reasonable people with a knowledge of history will well understand what's at stake here.

    from the article: Preparing for the military option
    First published 00:00 10.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 10.10.07
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