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....targeted 52 Iranian sites (representing the 52 American hostages taken by Iran many years ago), some at a very high level & important to Iran & the Iranian culture, and those targets, and Iran itself, WILL BE HIT VERY FAST AND VERY HARD. The USA wants no more threats!
What is the New World Order?
Why did POTUS receive a sword dance when visiting SA?
What does this mean culturally?
FAKE NEWS push of racism, fascism, sexism, every other …'ism' etc…. against those seeking to END GLOBALISM in favor of NATIONALISM (pride of heritage and culture - preservation & security/safety) is DESIGNED TO KEEP YOU SUBMISSIVE.
To those who wished to learn about Iranian politics he recommended Lewis Carroll's Through The Looking Glass
Great interview with @GOPLeader
Kevin McCarthy on @foxandfriends. “There was no urgency with the Articles of Impeachment because there was no case.”
8:27 AM · Jan 7, 2020
In Marine Corps University's expanded and revised 2015 edition of The Strategic Culture of the Islamic Republic of Iran, first published in 2011, author Michael Eisenstadt discusses Iran’s unique approach to statecraft, strategy, and the use of force, focusing on the following core elements:
Policy in the theocratic Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI) is, paradoxically, based on the secular concept of raison d’etat, rather than on religious or ideological imperatives—though this largely pragmatic approach coexists uneasily with the regime’s rigid doctrine of “resistance.”
Iran generally seeks to avoid or deter conventional conflict, while advancing its anti-status-quo agenda via proxy and information (i.e., psychological warfare) operations, combining soft and hard power to advance its national security objectives.
The IRI has traditionally taken a holistic approach to the employment of soft and hard power, prioritizing the former over the latter. This may be changing, however, as a result of its recent military interventions in Syria and Iraq.
To deal with the array of threats it faces, the IRI has created a deterrent and warfighting triad consisting of proxy/unconventional warfare forces, a guerilla navy, and robust rocket and missile forces.
The IRI’s “way of war” emphasizes indirection, ambiguity, and strategic patience; the moral, spiritual, and psychological dimensions of statecraft and strategy; reciprocity, proportionality, and the calibrated use of violence; tactical flexibility; and the creation of wedges in hostile coalitions.
originally posted by: carewemust
a reply to: Creep Thumper
I'm preparing to start a thread about TEFLON Democrats. Like you said...every day a new discovery/revelation about the Left's wrongdoings, and another day when none of them are punished....but Weinstein.
The DOJ's inbox should be backing up with pending cases...and there should weekly announcements of indictments, and criminal investigations.
originally posted by: Creep Thumper
a reply to: RelSciHistItSufi
I have a problem with attacking historical sites. They belong to the planet, not just the country they're in.
originally posted by: EndtheMadnessNow
a reply to: carewemust
It's possible but B-52's flying out to Diego Garcia has been a common exercise since before Vietnam. It's a fuel/weapons loading stop.
The timing though is likely a show of force but on station in case all hell breaks loose.