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So you support Iranian policy vis a vis Syria

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Submitted by Debanjan Banerjee (India), Sep 13, 2017 at 01:36

So by your own argument you have supported Iranian policy in both Syria and Lebanon with respect to Hezbollah.

Your refusal to call the ISIS as terrorists is a very interesting one.

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You slightly miss the point. I am relatively unconcerned about ISIS because I am focused on the Iranian threat.

As for "terrorist," it's a useless term that I long ago stopped using. Jihadi or murderer are my terms of choice.

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