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Ian Bremmer

Video: Israel is painting President Obama into a corner on Iran

By Reuters Staff
March 19, 2012

Iran’s nuclear brinkmanship is leaving President Obama with few options: push Iran too hard, and energy prices rise. Do too little, and leave Israel in danger. Eurasia Group President Ian Bremmer explains how the U.S. can contain the Iran threat. Part 2.

 

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Chamberlain in 1938 had the same problem – he tried to retain PEACE and the HONOR too and lost both due to his “diplomatic solution = Munich agreement. Hitler broke the agreement and turned it into “worth the ink used for his signature”. Iranian rulers are on the identical path as Hitler; not only with their goals but also with their methods how to get there. They know that Hitler lost the war because he did not have THE BOMB on time. Churchill won the dispute but it cost the world 65 million dead and Europe in ruins. The dead were mostly civilians. Victory over the Nazis saved humankind as the Nazis would have wiped out all people with a little bit more skin pigment, Slavic people for the lebensraum, Jews for being too smart, French for beating them in WW1 and Anglo-Saxons for resisting. Iran has a similar list and almost all Arabs are on it – the Sunnis. Israel is right by seeing FAR AHEAD. WE HAVE TOO MANY CHAMBERLAINS (misguided coward) AND NOT ENOUGH CHURCHILLS (well informed and brave as well). We have too many near sided and not enough people who can see far ahead. It looks as we aim straight to hell by waiting for USA elections that will give the Iranian the bomb they need to wipe out the Arabs whose oil runs the world industry and transportation. Churchill fighting for our civilization is turning in his grave.

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