Warning Iran

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    I must make a note here. Any "air strikes" or limited insertions into Iran, any direct attack on them will result in them attacking us directly in Iraq. IF we plan to bomb them we damn sure better be able to degrade their military to ineffective or we will be in a shooting war with their army in Iraq.
     
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    The shia in Iraq will rise up against us.
     
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    I agree. Iran is NOT Iraq. Any attack would have to effectively destroy Iran's ability to wage war. What politicians running their mouthes refuse to look at just like they didn't look at the factional outcome in Iraq is Iranians may hate their government, but they hate us MORE, and they are as nationalistic as we are.

    And as deadcandance points out, any such attack WILL lead to attempted reprisal by the shia in Iraq.

    If we aren't prepared to go in and beat down and subjugate Iran a la WWII, we don't need to bother with some half-assed BS that's just going to piss Iran off.
     
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    France and germany should take the lead on this one or, if we wait just another year or so, the Dems can deal with it. After all, they have the answer to everything.
     
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    Iran will possess more nuke-tipped ICBM's than the former Soviet Union before France and Germany will admit there is a problem.
     
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    naw, the UN will save us all before that happens....won't they????
     
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    Bit of hyperbole there Gunny.
     
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    But of course!:D
     
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    Is it? It wouldn't surprise me a bit.
     

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