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  • Russia sells missile defense system to Iran

    Russia is selling missile defneses to Iran. Can't really blame Iran for seeking additional means to defned themselves considering the ongoing war on their border and other conflicts in the region But it really doesn't bode well for U.S. influence on the region.
    http://www.businessinsider.com/putin...-weapon-2015-4

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    Originally posted by JDJarvis View Post
    Russia is selling missile defneses to Iran. Can't really blame Iran for seeking additional means to defned themselves considering the ongoing war on their border and other conflicts in the region But it really doesn't bode well for U.S. influence on the region.
    http://www.businessinsider.com/putin...-weapon-2015-4
    I read a couple articles on this yesterday, and it seems that Russia was gonna do this years ago, but the US and perhaps the UK asked Russia to hold off on it, and Russia complied with our wishes. But Russia is saying that now an agreement on a non existing nuke program is supposed to take place, there is no reason to hold up the shipment any longer.

    The missiles have a 125 mile range which makes them more of a defensive weapon than a long distance weapon. And of course Russia is in great need of money, and this is several hundred million dollars.

    Russia probably needs to really concentrate on developing and selling weapons, to help out her economy until the Saudis finally blink and push the price of oil back up. The US does very well selling arms to other nations. We will even create an enemy, so we can arm another group to fight them, in order to sell weapons and keep our war industry happy as the profits keep a coming in. Russia should perhaps copy us, and find a place they can stir up, to get the bees angry. Anger needs arms, its good for profits. Bad for human life, but good for profits.

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      What it should tell you is why the Russians where at the P5+1 table. Not to prevent runaway nuclear proliferation and a nuclear exchange in the Middle East, but to restore a customer.

      It should also tell you that Iran's claim of a transparent nuclear energy program is a farce. A transparent nuclear energy program doesn't need state of the art anti-aircraft missile system to defend it, and it doesn't need to be built in a bunker.

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        Originally posted by Commodore View Post
        What it should tell you is why the Russians where at the P5+1 table. Not to prevent runaway nuclear proliferation and a nuclear exchange in the Middle East, but to restore a customer.

        It should also tell you that Iran's claim of a transparent nuclear energy program is a farce. A transparent nuclear energy program doesn't need state of the art anti-aircraft missile system to defend it, and it doesn't need to be built in a bunker.
        Iran is aware of the plan to conquer it, and put in a US puppet. This isn't made up crap, all you have to do is to dig to find the info. New American Century, which is what drove the destabilization of the middle east. Afganistan, Iraq, libia, iran Syria were all on that list, and still are. We used isis to take out Assad's infrastructure, by saying we were bombing them in Syria. And there are only scores of ex CIA, ex military officers, that are spilling the beans on this. The only people that do not know the truth, are the tribalists on the right and the left, who are too busy fighting on another, that they don't have the time left to understand what is actually going on.

        The most barbaric, repressive regime in the middle east has always been the wahabi driven Saudis. Yet they are our allies? LOL. There is so much smoke and mirrors and outright lies, and the American herd has bought into it. Remember the pic of one of the Bushes holding hands with a Saudi royal? That the Sauds financed 9-11 is being hidden by classifying those 28 pages, by Bush and now Obama, for this would pull back the curtains and reveal just our corrupt our gov't is. In bed with the same people who financed 9-11, but yet we are concerned about Iran?

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          Originally posted by Blue Doggy View Post
          Iran is aware of the plan to conquer it, and put in a US puppet. This isn't made up crap, all you have to do is to dig to find the info. New American Century, which is what drove the destabilization of the middle east. Afganistan, Iraq, libia, iran Syria were all on that list, and still are. We used isis to take out Assad's infrastructure, by saying we were bombing them in Syria. And there are only scores of ex CIA, ex military officers, that are spilling the beans on this. The only people that do not know the truth, are the tribalists on the right and the left, who are too busy fighting on another, that they don't have the time left to understand what is actually going on.
          Of course Iran knows it's on the list. It shouldn't be surprised, it provokes conflict everywhere it can across the region.
          Originally posted by Blue Doggy View Post
          The most barbaric, repressive regime in the middle east has always been the wahabi driven Saudis. Yet they are our allies? LOL. There is so much smoke and mirrors and outright lies, and the American herd has bought into it. Remember the pic of one of the Bushes holding hands with a Saudi royal? That the Sauds financed 9-11 is being hidden by classifying those 28 pages, by Bush and now Obama, for this would pull back the curtains and reveal just our corrupt our gov't is. In bed with the same people who financed 9-11, but yet we are concerned about Iran?
          The Saudi's have a lot of bored princes with oil money. Polygamy will do that. They support the building of mosques all over the place, as well as Sunni militia's where Sunni's are threatened, like Afghanistan in the 80's and Syria today. The thing is, when those militia's get bored and turn to terrorism, they are always openly hostile to the House of Saud because at the top, where the real power is, the Royal family is interested in one thing, making money with their oil. Osama, ISIS, and company all universally hate the House of Saud for that decadence.

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            Originally posted by Commodore View Post
            Of course Iran knows it's on the list. It shouldn't be surprised, it provokes conflict everywhere it can across the region.

            The Saudi's have a lot of bored princes with oil money. Polygamy will do that. They support the building of mosques all over the place, as well as Sunni militia's where Sunni's are threatened, like Afghanistan in the 80's and Syria today. The thing is, when those militia's get bored and turn to terrorism, they are always openly hostile to the House of Saud because at the top, where the real power is, the Royal family is interested in one thing, making money with their oil. Osama, ISIS, and company all universally hate the House of Saud for that decadence.

            You are just ignoring the fact that the sunni faction of islam has created most of the conflict you are concerned about., not the Persian Shiites. How will you feel about our cozy relationship with the Saudis, once those 28 pages are finally allowed to be read by americans? From what those two senators who have read it have said, it will not fair well for particular people that have been in gov't nor for Saudi Arabia. Here we probably have a nation who actually had skin in the game on 9-11, and you and others are more concerned about Iran? Who have a damned good reason to be pissed off at America, given what we did to them in the past, which by the way, you would never put up with, being done to America. What if Iran chose your president? Put the shoe on the other foot for once and face reality. But perhaps you like many others, just cannot handle the truth? So heads are just shoved up to the neck in cool sand?

            The trouble here, is not many americans are educated on the reality, but are fed propaganda which they gobble up like ice cream in hell. And then they show up to vote.

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