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    • ghostoflutherblisset
    • 27.12.09 | 20:40 (IST)

    Regimes fall. Historically, any regime without foot soldiers willing to kill their fellow citizens cannot survive. They could bring in foreign troops, but they then become puppet regimes of the government supplying the troops. Anyway, who would supply troops to prop up the current Iranian regime?

    from the article: Mousavi's nephew said among nine killed at Iran rallies
    First published 11:35 27.12.09 | Last updated 03:01 28.12.09
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