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Old 09-20-2019, 01:59 PM
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Originally Posted by Little Nemo View Post
It's not a black and white world. I agree that the Saudi regime is bad. But that doesn't make their opponents the good guys. Bad as the Saudi regime is, the Iranian regime is worse. Letting Iran establish its influence in Arabia would make a bad situation significantly worse. And letting governments succeed with using terrorist attacks as means of advancing their foreign policy would be a really bad precedent.
Then it's a good thing we still have that treaty with Iran, so we can use abandoning the treaty and restoring sanctions as leverage against this kind of misbehavior ... oh, wait ...
I'm not expecting any surprises.

Last edited by Akaj; 09-20-2019 at 01:59 PM.