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The forthcoming caliphate

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Submitted by DaveP (United Kingdom), Nov 8, 2011 at 09:16

One should not be too pessimistic- every cloud has a silver lining.

Once all these "Arab Spring" democracies become full-fledged totalitarian theocracies, a caliphate can be formed. Then NATO will have the enemy it has been craving for since the fall of the USSR.

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