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Iran dismisses US claims it gave al-Qaeda safe haven
The Scotsman ^ | July 19, 2004 | ALI AKBAR DAREINI

Posted on 07/18/2004 10:23:30 PM PDT by MadIvan

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Somehow I don't believe Iran, do you? :)

Call me an old cynic, I guess..

Regards, Ivan


1 posted on 07/18/2004 10:23:32 PM PDT by MadIvan
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To: agrace; lightingguy; EggsAckley; dinasour; AngloSaxon; Dont Mention the War; KangarooJacqui; ...

Ping!


2 posted on 07/18/2004 10:23:55 PM PDT by MadIvan (Gothic. Freaky. Conservative. - http://www.rightgoths.com/)
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To: MadIvan; All

YEAHHH I believe Iran deniel SURE IVAN SUREE

NOTTT SHUT UP Iran you guys so busted it known fact that you play footsy with Al Quada that a fact

Brit MI-5 busted your a**


3 posted on 07/18/2004 10:26:07 PM PDT by SevenofNine ("Not everybody , in it, for truth, justice, and the American way,"=Det Lennie Briscoe)
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To: MadIvan

Oh yeah...I reaaly,really,REALLY believe anything and everything the Iranian leaders have to say.(/sarcasm)


4 posted on 07/18/2004 10:29:01 PM PDT by nopardons
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To: MadIvan
"IRAN admitted yesterday that some al-Qaeda operatives behind the 11 September attacks may have passed through the country from Afghanistan - but..."

Laura Ingrahm's But-Monkey returns.

5 posted on 07/18/2004 10:31:52 PM PDT by weegee (Government does not solve problems; it subsidizes them. ~~Ronald Reagan)
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"Iran has proved it is against terrorists and extremism,"

lol

6 posted on 07/18/2004 10:38:36 PM PDT by Admin Moderator
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They know how to tell a joke...don't they?


7 posted on 07/18/2004 10:41:55 PM PDT by nopardons
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To: nopardons

great sense of humor!


8 posted on 07/18/2004 10:42:32 PM PDT by Admin Moderator
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To: MadIvan

When the regime finally comes to Iran, and the real news and reality gets out about the last twenty years, it will be very embarrassing for liberal politicians around the world.

Also, the world will know what so many of us know. The Queen Bee Hive of Islamoterrorism is located in Iran and has been for about two decades.


9 posted on 07/18/2004 10:56:46 PM PDT by Grampa Dave (Teresa Heinz Kerry: 'I have to say that John Edwards is very beautiful'...)
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To: MadIvan

Sure sounds like the Iranian government is quick to deny that which they haven't been accused of.

Recent reports that America will support overthrow of the mullah dictatorship, prospects for Iraq working out reasonably well (considering the degree of difficulty), the ongoing unrest of the Iranian population---

Factors which surely have the Iranian elite on edge, to say the least.

If Bush gets re-elected, two years from now could see a modern, moderate and popular government in Iran.

Hopefully we can warn the French, Germans and Russians to keep hands off.


10 posted on 07/18/2004 10:59:16 PM PDT by truth_seeker
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They seem very proud of their Help for the AQ's !


11 posted on 07/18/2004 10:59:49 PM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach (New Linux SUSE Pro 9.1 user here.)
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MADIVAN-----


Thanks for posting this, we'll never see it in a US Newspaper Frontpage.


12 posted on 07/18/2004 11:06:39 PM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach (New Linux SUSE Pro 9.1 user here.)
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Absolutely,but not quite as good as Baghdad Bob's. :-)


13 posted on 07/18/2004 11:11:18 PM PDT by nopardons
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;)


14 posted on 07/18/2004 11:12:15 PM PDT by Admin Moderator
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To: MadIvan

Without passing judgement on Iran's complicity or the lack of it, I have to say that aspersions based on "transiting" a country lacks a certain degree of gravitas.

After all, the very same terrorist gang responsible for 9-11 had "transited" the United States not once, but several times.


15 posted on 07/18/2004 11:25:46 PM PDT by John Valentine ("The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits." - Albert Einstein)
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the arguments is that border guards failed to mark thier passports... but of course with irans power structure, such aid wouldnt even have to come from the top, and would only come from the theocracy side of things.

saying 'iran' did this may or may not be wholly accurate.


16 posted on 07/18/2004 11:31:30 PM PDT by sweneop
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:-)


17 posted on 07/18/2004 11:44:36 PM PDT by nopardons
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To: MadIvan

Yer an old cynic! ;-)


18 posted on 07/19/2004 12:48:27 AM PDT by Happygal (Le gách dea ghuí)
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To: MadIvan
I still find it hard to believe the Iran - Al Quaeda link, largely based on the visceral hatred that the Wahabi reserve for Shias. Ramzi Yousef, the Al Quaeda connected perpetrator of the WTC bombing in the 90s was also responsible for the bombing of Shia mosques inside Iran.
The issue of transiting is a bit of a red herring - hundreds of miles of trackless mountains. There are regular gun battles between Iranian border guards and heroin smugglers coming out of Afghanistan. After all illegals and drug smugglers can move over the comparatively built up US - Mexico border.
19 posted on 07/19/2004 1:16:44 AM PDT by weegie
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To: MadIvan

bttt


20 posted on 07/19/2004 3:29:06 AM PDT by lainde (Heads up...We're coming and we've got tongue blades!!)
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