posted on Jun, 15 2014 @ 07:02 PM
originally posted by: Hijinx
a reply to: BobAthome
What, like that I think you're on glue?
China, is not about to cause Armageddon, nor is the middle east.
The only country currently capable of causing "Armageddon" are the good ol' US of A.
The US Should Hope China “Wins” the Iraq War
By Zachary Keck
June 08, 2013
"If the political order in Iraq breaks down, many will blame the U.S. for having invaded in the first place. It will be the Chinese (largely
state-owned) companies whose balance sheets are the most affected, however."
China and Iraq Expand Energy and Defense Ties
By Zachary Keck
February 27, 2014
"Foreign Minister Wang Yi’s visit to Iraq saw China’s focus expand beyond energy cooperation."
If Anyone Bombs Iraq, Shouldn't It Be China?
Gordon G. Chang
"China, which is increasingly dependent on energy imports, is now that country’s largest foreign customer, taking an average 1.5 million barrels a
day, almost half of Iraq’s production. China National Petroleum Corp., a state enterprise"
While Europe Shies Away from Iraq Conflict, China and Iran Offer Help
by Frances Martel 13 Jun 2014
"The Chinese foreign ministry issued a statement providing unequivocal support for the Iraqi government. "We hope that Iraq can return to
stability, safety, and normality as early as possible," said Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying, adding that China has "for a long time"
been helping Iraq recover from years of war. "For a long time, China has been giving Iraq a large amount of all sorts of aid and is willing to give
whatever help it is able to," she concluded. Hua did not note whether that aid could potentially be military aid."
quote "What, like that I think you're on glue? " unquote
must be super-glue.