Iran - Now What?
Soleimani was a cog, OK a big cog, in an infernal machine that remains operational & must be broken. We must remain focused on our real goal: the dissolution of the Islamic Republic.
Ali Khamenei knows these things, and the mass repression of recent times
shows he fears his own people more than any other thing. He has long feared
that the United States would galvanize a monster uprising against him and his
failed state, and the killing of Soleimani must have been a real shock. He was
counting on time, and a miraculous defeat of Trump in November, to change his
destiny, but the president has, at least for the moment, put paid to those