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Originally posted by Tentickles
Israel's blatant disregard for human lives is disgusting and wrong.
Originally posted by justsomeboreddude
reply to post by JanusFIN
Yeah we all know how effective those Russian air defense systems are. They worked so well in Iraq. I am sure our military already has ways to defeat the newer systems.
[edit on 5/20/2009 by justsomeboreddude]
Originally posted by cropmuncher
reply to post by mrmonsoon
I suppose time will tell mrm, although i very much doubt Iran will be the walkover you think it will be.
Originally posted by boaby_phet
got to love iran .. i do
Originally posted by grantbeed
i think sadly, its a matter of time before Iran gets a good pounding from Israel.
The poor country cannot even possess the weapons they need for protection against bully states such as Israel.
I sense the military plans have just been brought forward by the testing of this medium range missile test.
Its OK for the US and Israel to kill hundreds and thousands of innocent civilians every year without consequence but as soon as a country arms itself lets kick their ass.
we live in a great world.
The missile test-fired by Iran is the longest-range solid-propellent missile it has launched yet, raising concerns about the sophistication of Tehran's missile program, a U.S. government official said Wednesday.
Despite concerns that economic crisis would lead to cutbacks in American funding for development of ballistic missile interception project, defense officials assured Washington will continue to support research
Israel will not sit on the sidelines and watch while Iran attains nuclear weapons capability, said Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's National Security Adviser Uzi Arad on Thursday, adding that the US was aware of Israel's security needs and knew that it would not necessarily receive forewarning of an Israeli strike against Teheran's nuclear facilities.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton backtracks on imposition of more US unilateral sanctions against Iran in favor of multilateral penalties.
Even as Secretary of Defense Robert Gates was being raked over the coals in Congress for the decision to cut funding to America’s missile defense systems, Israeli defense officials have revealed that Israel’s own Arrow 3 missile defense system will be “fully funded” by the United States yet again this year.
Lets not forget how great the Russian missile systems did in stopping Israel from destroying Syria's nuclear reactor, er, uh, I mean bombing of nothing but des
Originally posted by Harlequin
oh thats right because it says that NOTHING WAS THERE.
Israel has carried out the successful test launch of a long-range, ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead, in what was intended as a clear show of strength to Iran.
"An Iranian attack against Israel would trigger a tough reaction that would lead to the destruction of the Iranian nation,"