Iran lashes out for signing deal

Iran lashes out

On Wednesday Iran released footage of a large underground missile base that shows several long-range missiles lined up along the wall of a well carved tunnel. Iranian officials boast that they could be used “if enemies make a mistake.”

An Iranian commander said that there are missiles ready to be launched from all over Iran. The commander seemed to suggest that the show was in response to a threat by Western powers, namely the U.S. He went on to say that there are numerous such missile bases that exist across the country situated nearly 1/3 of a mile underground, and that this was only a sample.

The footage comes only three days after Iran fired a precision-guided ballistic missile capable of carrying nuclear warheads, and for the first time with a range far enough to hit Israel.

Iran’s launch on Sunday was a blatant disregard of the U.N. resolution that prohibits Iran from engaging in nuclear activities. Although Sunday’s launch did not break the agreement with the P5+1, Iran seems to be already lashing out just a day after the Iranian Parliament passed the deal.

The threat Iran feels comes from the U.S. refusing to take a military option off the table should Iran decide to do something stupid, such as launch a ballistic missile outfitted with, God forbid, a nuclear weapon headed straight for Israel.

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