Re: US and Israel Getting Ready To Strike Iran
A game of chicken.
Neither side wants to escalate past breaking point as the consequences will be unpredictable. Iran's long term strategy is to portray itself as inherently volatile and always with nuclear ambitions, as that's a survival strategy. That keeps its neighbours wary and provides capital for negotiation.
"When you conceal your will from others, that is Thick. When you impose your will on others, that is Black." -- Lee Zhong Wu.
"Thick face is a shield; Black heart is a spear." -- Chin-Ning Chu.
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