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    Iran-Tied Terror Plot in Washington, D.C. Disrupted by DEA and FBI

    FBI and DEA agents have disrupted a plot to commit a "significant terrorist act in the United States" tied to Iran, federal officials told ABC News today.

    The officials said the plot included the assassination of the Saudi Arabian ambassador to the United States, Adel Al-Jubeir, with a bomb and subsequent bomb attacks on the Saudi and Israeli embassies in Washington, D.C.

    Bombings of the Saudi and Israeli embassies in Buenos Aires, Argentina, were also discussed, according to the U.S. officials.

    The stunning allegations come against a backdrop of longstanding tensions between Iran and the United States and Saudi Arabia. In the last year, Saudi Arabia has attempted to build an anti-Iran alliance to push back against perceived aggression by Iran in the region.
    More here:U.S. Says Iran-Tied Terror Plot in Washington, D.C. Disrupted - ABC News

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    But wait... I thought they'd love us so long as we had Barack Obama running the show!??!

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    As long as we're over there, there will be aggression.
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    OOPS! Someone got caught with their hand in the cookie jar. Better send a stiff note of protest.


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    I would like my country back. I used to believe that one man could never destroy this country. Not so sure anymore!

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    And again, another example of why the boarders should be secure. No point in going to war if you can't even defend the keep.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rhino View Post
    As long as we're over there, there will be aggression.
    Historical fact doesn't seem to support this premise. Terrorist aggression by radical Islam has not been exclusive to times when there has been a pronounced American military presence in the Middle East.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Car 4 View Post
    OOPS! Someone got caught with their hand in the cookie jar. Better send a stiff note of protest.


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    Nope an apology is in order. Obama's going to apologize for disrupting Iran's plans.

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    Quote Originally Posted by countybear View Post
    But wait... I thought they'd love us so long as we had Barack Obama running the show!??!
    They do! They love us cause they know there won't be any serious reprecussions.
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