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Perhaps the mod who changed the title of the thread would care to respond ?
Sure. Putting the word Terrorist in the title was entirely and deliberately misleading, verging on click-bait, almost "fake news" for anyone seeing the thread title. I'm sure I don't need to explain how that falls short of the posting guidelines and standards.
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Old 29.11.2020, 19:04
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But wasn‘t it Americans meddling in Iran that kicked off this mess in the first place?
It was the Brits, as usual.

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Re: Nuclear Scientist killed in Iran.

He was not Nuclear Scientist , hew was the head of nuclear WMD program. Calling him nuclear scientist is equally inaccurate as calling him a terrorist.
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Old 29.11.2020, 19:27
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Re: Nuclear Scientist killed in Iran.

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Sure. Putting the word Terrorist in the title was entirely and deliberately misleading, verging on click-bait, almost "fake news" for anyone seeing the thread title. I'm sure I don't need to explain how that falls short of the posting guidelines and standards.
Again: he was a senior officer in a terrorist organization, in charge of developing nuclear weapons. He wasn't a civilian scientist, as the new title suggests.

"Scientist" is misleading - he wasn't killed because of of his scientific achievements, but because he led the Iranian nuclear bomb team.
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Again: he was a senior officer in a terrorist organization, in charge of developing nuclear weapons. He wasn't a civilian scientist, as the new title suggests.

"Scientist" is misleading - he wasn't killed because of of his scientific achievements, but because he led the Iranian nuclear bomb team.
He is dead, which you seem to think is a good thing and helps protect your country. Why can't you leave it there?
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He is dead, which you seem to think is a good thing and helps protect your country. Why can't you leave it there?
A dead terrorist as always a good thing.

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A dead terrorist as always a good thing.

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Besides my point. But yes, let's groan a bit more and talk bravado.
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He is dead, which you seem to think is a good thing and helps protect your country. Why can't you leave it there?
My point is that he is almost hailed as a civilian victim of a brutal murder when in fact, he was anything but.
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My point is that he is almost hailed as a civilian victim of a brutal murder when in fact, he was anything but.
Well, technically it was murder. But I guess he got what he deserved and now is looking for his promised 72 virgins. Bet he can't find them. But maybe he ran into Soleimani and they can have a beer or two.
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Re: Nuclear Scientist killed in Iran.

i think it's amazing how israel and the usa just assasinate civilians or high profile boffins working for the military. just amazing! theyre not even at war with iran. an amazing and totally illegal murder BUT but only if you GAF about that kind of thing. if youre the most powerful world empire you can do what you want i guess. poor guy tbh.
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My point is that he is almost hailed as a civilian victim of a brutal murder when in fact, he was anything but.
You’re entitled to your own obnoxious and fact-less opinion. You should however qualify it as such to prevent confusion.

Example: In fact Pashosh, you are a knobhead!

It is a fact-less and obnoxious opinion of your person. Many people on the forum would back me up on it and I might strongly believe it. It doesn’t however make it true and I should not try to pass it on as a fact.

In a similar way you should take your head out of your own behind and look at the bigger picture, instead of pathetically feeling smug that somebody you, (a nobody), judge to be a terrorist has been killed by most likely... wait for it... another terrorist.

There we have it. A terrorist (in my opinion) has killed another terrorist (in your opinion). Hu-frigging-rray!
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A dead terrorist as always a good thing.

Tom
Treating the symptoms only relieves the pain temporarily.

Treating the cause is much better long term.

Identifying the root cause requires cool heads and respect from all sides.

It certainly won’t be identified by killing a scientist here and there or a terrorist here and there whatever the term you want to assign to them.

How many Afghanistans, Iraqs, Libyas, Egypts, Syrias, Yemens and and and... does the US, NATO and their allies need to go to wars with before they realise it ain’t bloody working and that the world is not safer and that “terrorist” attacks are more likely than before with each attack.

Break the cycle. Wake up before it’s too late.
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Re: Nuclear Scientist killed in Iran.

Well, Russia's occupation of Chechnya was war on terrorism.

The Chinese media has been eager to point that the recent terrorist attacks in France would never happen in China since Muslims are safely kept at concentration camps......sorry, effectively de-radicalized. https://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1204716.shtml

I guess the war on terrorism justifies anything these days. The US or NATO have no monopoly on this.
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Well, Russia's occupation of Chechnya was war on terrorism.

I guess the war on terrorism justifies anything these days. The US or NATO have no monopoly on this.
Indeed it is not limited to US and its allies.

We are conditioned from a very young age to have this polarised thinking. Good vs Evil, Free world vs radicals, main stream vs extremism and and and...

What the politician and their propaganda machines try to do is the so called “winning the hearts and minds” locally and then with their allies and use that as justification for committing atrocities across the world in the name of whatever ideology is being pushed at the time.

Calling groups of people terrorists is an easy way to dehumanize people with a different opinion and makes it easier back home with public opinion.

Preemptive attacks are no worse than a “terrorist” attack in the end. They’re both just as bad and I haven’t seen any evidence to show that killing someone with a different opinion ever lead to peace and prosperity in the long run.
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Re: Nuclear Scientist killed in Iran.

Of course, killing someone with a different opinion never leads to peace and prosperity in the long run, but it buys you another day. Without another day of life is hard to have moral concerns.

We call them terrorists and they call us degenerates or whatever. The dehumanization runs on both directions. Out of self-interest I'm not that critical to the ones waging the war on terrorism since I read evil books, listen to degenerate music, have the wrong haircut, eat/drink/smoke forbidden products, and enjoy sharing meals or partying with sinful friends instead of rejecting them.
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He was not Nuclear Scientist , hew was the head of nuclear WMD program. Calling him nuclear scientist is equally inaccurate as calling him a terrorist.
Actually, Mohsen Fakhrizadeh studied for a master's degree at the University of Isfahan and received a PhD in nuclear radiation and cosmic rays. He taught physics at Imam Hossein University.

Newspapers are claiming he was killed using a remotely operated machine gun, like something out of a sci-fi movie
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My culture is Swiss, I'm Swiss, end of, I ceased being American 23 years ago.

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Well you stayed redneck to the core as you so vehemently try and show off in most of your posts here, although on this thread you seem to be hitting rock bottom. Passports tell as little about nationality as ID cards/driving licenses about maturity.
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...and now is looking for his promised 72 virgins....
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Calling groups of people terrorists is an easy way to dehumanize people with a different opinion..
A bit like "trolls" then, I take it.
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Re: Nuclear Scientist killed in Iran.

My thoughts go out to his wife and children who have lost a husband, and a father respectively.
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