Snyders (snyders) wrote in meast_ru,

Interesting interview with a security expert

"...Al Qaeda wants escalation. When they attacked the United States, they wanted us to attack back with force because that would enrage more Arabs, which enrages more of us, and makes the conflagration worse. I'm amazed that people are saying that the victory for the antiwar people in Spain was a victory for Al Qaeda. I'm proud of Spain. They could have reacted like the U.S. and said they would use even more force. They reacted with restraint."

Goes directly the opposite of what I would think. But thinking it over more carefuly he may have a point.

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