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Iran's Khamenei and Israel's Casus Belli

robinsky2 Wrote: Aug 20, 2012 1:03 PM
Herman should be ashamed, very ashamed!
Bondman60 Wrote: Aug 29, 2012 1:23 PM
Ashamed of your double standards, arbitrary starting points of history, and willfull ignorance of historic facts. Your hatred of Jews gets in the way of any rational discourse.

Editor's Note: This column was co-authored by Bob Morrison.

There are precedents for what Iran's "Supreme Leader" Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has just done. Khamenei is the top in Tehran who is threatening to wipe Israel off the map. Khamenei said "the fake Zionist (regime) will disappear from the landscape of geography.” He said this to a meeting of Iran-Iraq war veterans. That 1980s war claimed millions of lives and was fought for what? Both Saddam Hussein of Iraq and the mullahs of Iran showed a complete disregard for human lives in that pointless brutal and inconclusive decade-long struggle.

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