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Old 01-17-2006, 03:00 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by jstalin
I disagree. The whole "Iran is making a nuke" sounds reminiscent to the pre-Iraq scare mongering. It's easier, and more effective, to take America out via the backdoor by ruining their economy (like US did to the USSR) than to start a military war with them.
Collapse of USSR was not economical, but political.
First communism collapsed, and right after that USSR fell apart.
USA had very little to with it. Collapse of USSR is credited to Gorbachev, and it happened due to his reforms.
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