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Ayatollahs left all alone
YNET News ^ | 07.02.10 | Guy Bechor

Posted on 07/03/2010 9:09:22 AM PDT by HospiceNurse

The stunned Iran cannot believe it’s happening: The worst nightmare for the Ayatollah regime is taking shape right before its eyes, in the form of a complete chokehold on Iran’s economy within a few months. Iran’s soft underbelly is in the sights – oil and gas. The arrogant Ahmadinejad thought this day shall never come, yet the “higher power” that guides him, in his view, apparently no longer works.

The US and Europe have decided to suffocate Iran’s economy, no less. This is no longer about playing games here and there or about lukewarm sanctions against Iranian companies here and there. This time, the target is the whole Iranian economy. For Israel and most Arab states, there could be no greater success: The state behind everything that destabilized the Middle East is being threatened with collapse.

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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Foreign Affairs; Government
KEYWORDS: ayatollah; economicwarfare; economy; iran; oil; sanctions
Iran's dictators won't go quietly. They will attack Israel before they let their economy collapse too far.
1 posted on 07/03/2010 9:09:24 AM PDT by HospiceNurse
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To: HospiceNurse

The restrictions currently in place are like a fish net sieve. I don’t think the writer’s information is solid. The Russians have certainly not abandoned Iran.


2 posted on 07/03/2010 9:17:22 AM PDT by downtownconservative
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To: HospiceNurse

Do you think that our allies are with us on this or not! I doubt that the G-20 is following us down this path.


3 posted on 07/03/2010 9:21:20 AM PDT by ncfool (The new USSA - United Socialst States of AmeriKa. Welcome to Obummers world or Obamaville USSA.)
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To: HospiceNurse
I'll be the first to believe this the moment it actually happens.
4 posted on 07/03/2010 9:40:02 AM PDT by fish hawk (Hussein Obama: Golf/Gulf, not very good at either.)
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One down, one to go. Make that two to go.
Obama bows down to Saudi King | American Thinker | April 02, 2009 | Clarice Feldman | Posted on 04/02/2009 8:19:47 AM PDT by rdb3
Obama bows down to Saudi King | American Thinker | April 02, 2009 | Clarice Feldman | Posted on 04/02/2009 8:19:47 AM PDT by rdb3

5 posted on 07/06/2010 12:54:24 PM PDT by SunkenCiv ("Fools learn from experience. I prefer to learn from the experience of others." -- Otto von Bismarck)
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