From: "Keith W" <keithnospoofsple...@demon.co.uk>
Date: Sun, 30 Sep 2012 13:11:54 +0100
Local: Sun, Sep 30 2012 8:11 am
Subject: Re: President Obama taking a commanding lead in the Polls!
Jeffrey Hamilton wrote:Solving the Iranian problem will be long and difficult and I am
> Keith W wrote:
>> Bill wrote:
>>> On Fri, 28 Sep 2012 22:19:39 +0100, "Keith W"
>>> <keithnospoofsple...@demon.co.uk> wrote:
>>>> Andrew Swallow wrote:
>>>>> Before we invade Iran, is there any country that is an immediate
>>>>> Andrew Swallow
>>>> Invading Iran would be a seriously bad idea.
>>>> Its a big country, the size France, Germany , Britain and
>>> They don't need invading.
>>> Just destroy the current government and their nuclear infrastructure
>> I am not saying that no military action is possible, just
> I believe William has a strong point !
> I do understand what you are saying, Keith, but would it be worse
> It appears to me that the populace would enjoy freedom, from the
> In any event how do you see it unfolding, Keith ? And yes, I *am*
far from qialified to do so. The demographic situation in Iran
does not favour the current regime. Unlike the regional Arab
states it has a large pool of educated young people and
the female population are MUCH more liberated than the
situation in the Arab countries, indeed there are more female
graduates than male. The widespread use of mobile phones
means the Mullahs have a hard time controlling the spread of news.
The latest act of the gerontocracy that rules Iran which aims
Combine this with an unempoyment rate of more than 20%
That said there is deep distrust of western motives throughout
For that reason any attempt by the west to impose a
In my humble opinion the best policy is containment which means
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