Help support TMP

"Interesting diplomacy" Topic

5 Posts

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.

Back to the Ultramodern Warfare (2009-present) Message Board

Areas of Interest


587 hits since 27 May 2018
©1994-2019 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

Winston Smith Supporting Member of TMP28 May 2018 8:53 a.m. PST


It's so surprising that it's not really surprising after all.

Cyrus the Great28 May 2018 10:37 a.m. PST

It's as if each party were participating in a wargame run by the late Paddy Griffith and reported in The Nugget.

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member28 May 2018 10:44 a.m. PST

The Ayatollahs only back off when you stand your ground and are prepared to bite back. Not everyone believes that, of course, to their own detriment.


zoneofcontrol Inactive Member28 May 2018 4:15 p.m. PST

I believe Israel's pre-negotiation "negotiations" may have played a role in this decision.

Cacique Caribe Inactive Member28 May 2018 4:31 p.m. PST

They did give them a warning about 12 hours before the first planes paid them a visit. But, as always, the Iranian theocracy was … well, obstinate* (I'm trying to be nice, though I'm not sure why).

* "Pig-headed" works too. And the problem afflicts more than just the Persian leadership:

Sorry - only verified members can post on the forums.