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Economic Warfare: US threatens India and Japan

From Jim Sinclair's MineSet: Ellis Martin Report With Jim Sinclair and the Nuclear Economic Trigger "In this week’s interview with Ellis Martin, noted analyst and gold guru James Sinclair outlines not a scenario but a reality that is ...

Forum topic - firefly - Mar 20 2012 - 6:22am - 2 comments

Iran's Oil for Gold Program

As expected, Iran scoffed at sanctions and is now promoting their Oil for Gold program with India and China.  Any bets on when we first read about conflict in the straits of hormuz? .be  Yep, you can bank on it now... The US ...

Forum topic - LAClimber - Jan 24 2012 - 11:21am - 33 comments

Iran, Strait of Hormuz experts?

Any Strait of Hormuz experts here?  We have our 5th Navy fleet out there with 20 ships etc...  Anyone know what Iran has there and how they would go about keeping the Strait closed for more than a day?  What would they actually do and what would we ...

Forum topic - MrEnergyCzar - Dec 28 2011 - 11:18pm - 46 comments

Oil price-action is getting interesting...

Oil is quickly diverging from broader equity markets. I think it’s related to the risk that Israel might decide to attack Iran.  I certainly understand their concern. The very same agency that asked us to hold off on invading Iraq is about to ...

Forum topic - macro2682 - Nov 10 2011 - 3:56pm - 0 comments

Iranian assassination plot

Surprised the news of an Iranian plot to assasinate the Saudi ambassador on US soil hasn't hit these pages. http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/10/12/us-usa-security-iran-idUSTRE79A5E020111012?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews The ...

Forum topic - SteveW - Oct 11 2011 - 10:58pm - 6 comments

Israel-Iran war in September?

http://www.zerohedge.com/article/cvn-77-ghw-bush-enters-persian-gulf-cia-veteran-robert-baer-predicts-september-israel-iran-w Here's the Real Kicker: Bob Wenzel of Economic Policy Journal writes: ...

Forum topic - sundarb - Jul 17 2011 - 4:07pm - 14 comments

Mack to Congress: Iran plans missile sites in Venezuela

http://www.news-press.com/article/20101210/SS15/101210018/1075/Mack-to-Congress--Iran-plans-missile-sites-in-Venezuela Quote: 12:40 P.M. — WASHINGTON — In a letter to his colleagues late Thursday, U.S. Rep. Connie Mack, R-Fort ...

Forum topic - SteveW - Dec 10 2010 - 5:18pm - 0 comments

Expert: Expect Israel to Attack Iran

Expert: Expect Israel to Attack Iran http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/1969/12/the-point-of-no-return/8186/ Well this doesn’t sound good: In an upcoming article, national correspondent for The Atlantic Jeffrey Goldberg ...

Forum topic - Johnny Oxygen - Aug 11 2010 - 8:25am - 7 comments

Iran Gallery

I encourage everyone to check out www.iraninfo.dk .  then click on Gallery on the right.  Very nice pictures of Iran.   Re: Iran Gallery Very beautiful, although apparently most of the people in Iran were up skiing when these were taken ...

Forum topic - jneo - Jul 21 2010 - 12:21pm - 1 comment

US Passes Strong Sanctions Against Iran

For some reason, this news is being soft-pedaled domestically, although it's getting big play overseas, as well it should. These sanctions remind me of Frank Roosevelt's attempt to blockade Japanese energy imports, six months before the Pearl ...

Forum topic - machinehead - Jun 15 2012 - 2:24am - 94 comments

The Administration's rebuke of Israel

The Asia Times is running two articles about the flap with Israel over settlements in East Jerusalem. The first, by Spengler, suggests that the real issue is the desire of Israel to strike Iran's nuclear facilities: ...

Forum topic - CB - Mar 15 2010 - 6:11pm - 14 comments

Iran's Big Announcement

  Ahmadinejad Says Iran Is Now a 'Nuclear State' Thursday, February 11, 2010 Print ShareThis AFP/Press TV Feb. 11: Iran's official English-language TV station shows ...

Forum topic - jneo - Feb 11 2010 - 6:17am - 9 comments

Ayatollah's "Punch" set for Feb 11

I'm not a huge fan of Fox News, but they are reporting that the Ayatollah is planning a "punch" to the western world for tomorrow's 30th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution.  Anyone have any thoughts on this?  I'm suprised ...

Forum topic - macro2682 - Feb 10 2010 - 3:17pm - 1 comment

"If they (Iran) don’t let us in, just blow the place up.” Peter Schiff. A side I haven't seen before.

I've been a fan of PS for quite some time, but this surprised and disappointed me. A qoute from Peter from the youtube clip below (2 minutes in).... "I might have gone into Iraq if I thought there was weapons of mass destruction ...

Forum topic - John99 - Dec 17 2009 - 4:41pm - 22 comments

Sunday's headline: "Israel names Russians helping Iran build nuclear bomb." War drums are beating faster.

The war drums are increasing their tempo, and the media is headlining the issues, but from whose perspective? We know the mainstream media is controlled by a very few elites. We know their power to control the masses, and the question is; are we ...

Forum topic - John99 - Oct 4 2009 - 5:42am - 19 comments

"The Lying Game", a powerful article by John Piger on Iran

"In 2001, the Observer in London published a series of reports that claimed an “Iraqi connection” to al-Qaeda, even describing the base in Iraq where the training of terrorists took place and a facility where anthrax was being manufactured as a ...

Forum topic - John99 - Oct 1 2009 - 4:16pm - 9 comments

Admit it: The World Has Gone Mad

A short and well written rant - http://politicaltheatrics.org/2009/09/26/admit-itthe-world-has-gone-mad/ (Current News & Events, afganistan, Iran, Paletine, war) A short and well written rant ...

Forum topic - John99 - Sep 27 2009 - 6:36am - 0 comments

Iran, vote rigging, democracy, oil, hypocrisy and a CIA coup(s)

So what do you feel about the Iran election results? Consider this.... An election result turns on a region whose ruler is brother of the candidate. The junta opposed a recount of the votes in the disputed region. This regions chief ...

Forum topic - rowmat - Jul 3 2009 - 1:27pm - 9 comments

Oil Prices and Brewing Iranian Revolution

I just topped off the tank on my car, and will probably go top off the diesel 4x4 today as well as fill up my gas containers.  This situation looks to me like it's going to escalate to something serious, and this can't be good for oil and gas ...

Forum topic - Will - Jun 20 2009 - 11:37am - 19 comments