Petrodollar Warfare: Dollars, Euros and the Upcoming Iranian Oil
by William R. Clarkhttp://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article9698.htmhttp://snipurl.com/gt1o
Iraqi Freedom' was a war designed to install a pro-U.S.
government in Iraq,
establish multiple U.S military bases before the onset
of global Peak Oil,
and to reconvert Iraq back to petrodollars" ...
Concerning Iran, recent
articles have revealed active Pentagon planning for
operations against its
suspected nuclear facilities. While the publicly
stated reasons for any such
overt action will be premised as a consequence
of Iran's nuclear ambitions,
there are again unspoken macroeconomic drivers
underlying the second stage of
petrodollar warfare Iran's upcoming oil
bourse. (The word bourse refers
to a stock exchange for securities trading,
and is derived from the French
stock exchange in Paris, the Federation
Internationale des Bourses de
In essence, Iran is about to commit a far greater "offense"
Hussein's conversion to the euro for Iraq's oil exports in the
fall of 2000.
Beginning in March 2006, the Tehran government has plans to
with New York's NYMEX and London's IPE with respect to
trades using a euro-based international oil-trading
proposed Iranian oil bourse signifies that without some
sort of US
intervention, the euro is going to establish a firm foothold in
international oil trade. Given U.S. debt levels and the
neoconservative project of U.S. global domination, Tehran's
constitutes an obvious encroachment on dollar supremacy in the
international oil market.
From the autumn of 2004 through
August 2005, numerous leaks by concerned
Pentagon employees have revealed
that the neoconservatives in Washington are
quietly but actively
planning for a possible attack against