Also going to hell would be some 400,000 Revolutionary Guards, Bassiji suppression force mercenaries and at least 30,000 civilians under whose homes the nuclear failitgies have been built in deep tunnels.
This suicidal approach makes attacking Islamic Iranian forces, increasingly reported crossing the border into Iraq by helicopter, foot or in military vehicles on probing incursions very hard to fight. Without triggering a bloodletting throughoutPersian Gulf States.
The 'nutjob" and his Passdar colleagues belive that lame duck President Bush will not have the guts nor support to order an attack.
What they might be forgetting is a lame duck Bush, if provoked enough might say "to hell " with the Nutjob and with little or nothing to lose politically and no personal re-election to consider, go ahead and do to Islamidc Iran what the picture shows.
His choice will be and is: "deal with Iran without nukes now or hold back and have to face the rogue, suicidal Iran after it acquires nukes". What do you think the final answer will be.
After, of course, all gasoline (petrol) exports to Iran are banned by the United Nations, after Iranian oil and natural gas exports are embargoed (not all that effective with China thirsty for oil) but enough to disrupt internal control by the Mullahs as the Islamic economy - already tanking - crashes and burns.