On the outside, trickling down on the insiders.
We won't live free until the 1% live in fear.
Hey, richboys! Imagine the boot of democracy stomping on your faces, forever.
Iran is not going to use a nuclear missile on us. The Iranian administration might say some crazy things, but they're not suicidal.
The article also states, "the graph does not take into account that in many cases the missiles themselves may contain up to 12 warheads, nor does it take into account the size or kilo tonnage of the weapons themselves".
This world could never withstand launching all those missiles there would nothing but a barren wasteland afterward.
I understand your emotions but sometimes wisdom is not doing what we feel, but what brings the best results.
I've apologized to people who I thought were in the wrong. I did this for the greater good of the situation, particularly situations that affect others indirectly. I didn't want to but I had to make a judgement that included other possible victims of the circumstance.
With millions of lives at stake, both ours and theirs, every alternative to combat should be explored.
"Sovereignty is not given, it is taken." ATATÜRK
You mean your suggestion here:
"The US should go in there kick some ass, take some names and go through these underground nuclear facilities and determine once and for all what they are doing down there. Enough talk, enough delays. If Iran is developing nuclear weapons take capability away from them."
We just made the same mistake in Iraq. Unless, we learn from history, we are doomed to repeat it.
Treat the earth well: it was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children. We do not inherit the Earth from our Ancestors, we borrow it from our Children. ~ Ancient American Indian Proverb
Iran's Nuclear Program (Nuclear Talks, 2012)
As far as countries claiming to be a world power I have not thought about that.