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  1. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    In the famous war game of its kind, the Millennium Challenge 2002, the US even replaced the general winning the war game with someone who would lose. [MEDIA]

    May 25, 2020 at 3:41 PM
  2. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread 5 Iran tankers sailing to Venezuela amid US pressure tactics.

    Even when it comes to the most gruesome acts of terrorism against civilians, the US and Israel have a record that should put them to shame. Too bad, they control most of the...

    May 25, 2020 at 3:12 PM
  3. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    Western reports are invariably a combination of news reports and editorializing propaganda. This report is no different. I will post the actual news items, with my own...

    May 25, 2020 at 1:52 PM
  4. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    I don't think it was 'nitpicking' at all. As for the US understanding of the military budgets of its adversaries, you might or might not be right:-) In the case of Iran,...

    May 25, 2020 at 12:27 PM
  5. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    You would be wrong, as the military industrial lobby has strong ties to both parties. Even if you consider Bloomberg a real Democrat. But you skipped over the main points...

    May 25, 2020 at 12:17 PM
  6. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    At least, for once, you had a source. Good start. I couldn't read it because of the paywall as I have apparently exceeded my allotment of free Bloomberg articles to read,...

    May 25, 2020 at 12:12 PM
  7. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    For once, please cite a source for what you claim. I can then treat it more seriously.

    May 25, 2020 at 11:59 AM
  8. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    I am glad you don't think so:-) Otherwise, if the US really did do what it does better, it would be no contest: the US outspends all of its real and imagined adversaries...

    May 25, 2020 at 11:54 AM
  9. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    What I needed to say, I have said, through not my own words even, but the words of the US military leaders, planners and experts. Repeat the same lines as often as you wish....

    May 25, 2020 at 11:43 AM
  10. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    They are designed for many different things. Including simulating an actual war and learning lessons from it. The lessons learned from those war games, the lessons learned...

    May 25, 2020 at 10:55 AM
  11. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread 5 Iran tankers sailing to Venezuela amid US pressure tactics.

    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-venezuela-iran-fuel/iranian-fuel-tanker-has-moored-at-venezuelas-el-palito-refinery-tv-idUSKBN2310PL Iranian fuel tanker docks in Venezuelan...

    May 25, 2020 at 10:18 AM
  12. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    We live in a world governed by the rules of the jungle, not any rule of law. Never mind that even "do as I do" would itself mean a huge concession in favor of the dominant...

    May 25, 2020 at 10:12 AM
  13. Iranian Monitor liked notme's post in the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    It wouldn't be in such a shambles if their big trading partner would have put a ban on trading with them. But they did in an attempt to make people vote in an other president....

    May 25, 2020 at 10:03 AM
  14. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    LOL In my world, you don't prove things by posting unsupported comments and opinions by 'internet warriors'. I have given you the US military's own assessments, war games,...

    May 25, 2020 at 9:54 AM
  15. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    In the meantime, the second Iranian tanker has also entered Venezuelan waters. https://twitter.com/i/status/1264887598658584577

    May 25, 2020 at 9:42 AM
  16. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    What Iran has demonstrated, "experts" (mainly those who are clueless about Iran and are more experts about other countries like China and Russia) 'assume' bigger problems...

    May 25, 2020 at 9:35 AM
  17. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    Once again, unsupported assertions that run counter to what even the US military's own war games and assessments regarding the vulnerability of its aircraft carriers in case of...

    May 25, 2020 at 9:08 AM
  18. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    Cute. But here is a video showing the Venezuelan navy escorting the first Iranian tanker to reach Venezuela. [MEDIA]

    May 24, 2020 at 3:52 PM
  19. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread 5 Iran tankers sailing to Venezuela amid US pressure tactics.

    Venezuelan navy and air force escorting the first Iranian tanker to reach Venezuela. [MEDIA]

    May 24, 2020 at 3:50 PM
  20. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread 5 Iran tankers sailing to Venezuela amid US pressure tactics.

    As I posted elsewhere, the first of the five tankers from Iran has arrived in Venezuela. The rest are expected to arrive within the next couple of days. Iran and Venezuela...

    May 24, 2020 at 10:05 AM
  21. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Hypothetical war with Iran.

    I posted the firing of the HOOT from a speedboat, but even Iran's smaller subs also carry these torpedoes. In fact, the cruise missile fired by Iran from a submarine was...

    May 24, 2020 at 8:21 AM
  22. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Hypothetical war with Iran.

    Your fails, not mine. I was informing you of the number of smaller subs Iran has, while letting you know that the Fateh submarine I had shown to you isn't one of them. The...

    May 24, 2020 at 7:56 AM
  23. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Hypothetical war with Iran.

    Instead of beating your chest, ask and I will let you know the correct facts and figures. Iran has a fleet of around 34 'pocket submarines' (as you call them). The Fateh...

    May 24, 2020 at 2:49 AM
  24. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Hypothetical war with Iran.

    Really? It is easy to type unsupported, opinionated, nonsense. But the facts on what I have said, on this point, and more, are simply not on your side. From the foreign...

    May 24, 2020 at 2:39 AM
  25. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Hypothetical war with Iran.

    I am not worried about how you treat anything. You don't count to me. In the meantime, here is a sample of the major warships Iran has built over the past decade. This...

    May 24, 2020 at 2:03 AM
  26. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Hypothetical war with Iran.

    The last time you refer to was in 1987. You might like to imagine things have stuck in time, but they haven't. And while it seems you have not learned much from that...

    May 24, 2020 at 1:26 AM
  27. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/iranian-ships-approach-venezuela-sign-us-threat-70853937 1st Iranian ship reaches Venezuela with no sign of US threat The first...

    May 23, 2020 at 10:02 PM
  28. Iranian Monitor liked alexa's post in the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    Absolutely. I heard some of your people were apprehended during the US recent attempt at murdering Maduro. The Venezuelan official asked one of them if he was aware that...

    May 22, 2020 at 12:34 PM
  29. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    The most blatant ones, in reverse chronological order, would be: -- the assassination of General Soleimani, while on an official visit to Iraq; -- the US campaign of "maximum...

    May 22, 2020 at 10:21 AM
  30. Iranian Monitor liked Ethereal's post in the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    The US empire doesn't even pretend to recognize international norms anymore. Its roguery is committed right out in the open.

    May 22, 2020 at 3:01 AM
  31. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Hypothetical war with Iran.

    I don't think that is necessary for now, but I might do what you suggest at some point. In the meantime, these are pictures that were being posted by some fellow in Iran (the...

    May 22, 2020 at 12:57 AM
  32. Iranian Monitor liked Facts-602's post in the thread Israel vows to pursue Syria operations until Iran leaves.

    Good post, thanks for your effort, and input.

    May 21, 2020 at 1:50 PM
  33. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Israel vows to pursue Syria operations until Iran leaves.

    No. I am not religious (in the theistic sense), but the sciences actually flourished during the Golden Age of Islam like never before. With many of those scholars...

    May 21, 2020 at 1:32 PM
  34. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Venezuelan military to escort Iranian oil tankers.

    I will answer your question the same way an American military officer answered the question as to why, despite the fact that Iran can sink US aircraft carriers, should the US...

    May 21, 2020 at 4:17 AM
  35. Iranian Monitor liked Ronald Hillman's post in the thread Israel PM vows to annex West Bank settlements if re-elected.

    The Palestinians have been made to pay for the antisemitism of Balfour and Lloyd George, christian Zionist antisemitism and christian guilt for the murder of Europes Jews....

    May 20, 2020 at 6:31 AM
  36. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Russians & Assad Regime deliberately bombed schools and hospitals in Syria.

    Please watch this movie. It will give you the Iranian perspective on the Syrian civil war, give you a very good action packed thriller that should keep you entertained, with...

    May 20, 2020 at 4:39 AM
  37. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Hypothetical war with Iran.

    Okay, to go back to more pleasant thoughts, and to continue where I had left off: Iran's Best Palaces 1- PERSEPOLIS (near Shiraz, Iran, constructed sometime in 6th century...

    May 20, 2020 at 3:56 AM
  38. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Hypothetical war with Iran.

    My view is that Iran should ignore the warning, like it has ignored many such warnings in the past, not because I want a war, but because I think that is the best way to avoid...

    May 20, 2020 at 2:22 AM
  39. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Russians & Assad Regime deliberately bombed schools and hospitals in Syria.

    My real point is that we should try to be objective, rely on some verifiable barometer or ground for our view of public sentiments in even our own countries (much less foreign...

    May 20, 2020 at 2:08 AM
  40. Iranian Monitor replied to the thread Hypothetical war with Iran.

    I need to give it a break for now and rest a bit. Next categories that I like to focus on will be: Palaces, Museums, Mosques, Bazaars and Shopping Centers, and Castles,...

    May 20, 2020 at 1:05 AM