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    • GeneG USA
    • 06.11.11 | 16:49 (IST)

    The cornered cats are Persian cats. The best thing would be to stop Iran from shipping oil. 90% of Iran's export earnings come from oil. Stopping oil exports would destroy the Iranian economy and would be the ultimate economic stranglehold. It would hurt the oil users and oil prices would go up substantially but that is far better than a nuclear war. The Persian cats are meowing but they are really pussycats. As for that idiot, Tony Silver, it would be far better for the US to give up the idea of a MIddle East sphere of interest and transition to a natural gas/ internal oil economy. We cannot afford the Middle East.

    from the article: Iran cleric: Israel wouldn't dare pursue its 'foolish' military threats
    First published 14:53 06.11.11 | Last updated 14:53 06.11.11
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