It seems that the bluster of Iran can not hide its failure to manage its resources.
A growing population and a regime that scares off foreign investors and experts has has created an RX for disaster. Communist waterfowl seem to think that oil grows on trees. However, in reality keeping oil fields productive requires investment and expertise.
Coal gasification will make these Islamonazi and Cocanutcommie regimes irrelevant. The reality is the market will react to threats and disruptions. The Saudis were well aware of this and tried to keep the disruptions to a minimum. However, Cocanut Commies are economic morons and forget that the private sector will react to market disruptions.
Beamish in 08, Ducky to Caracas where he can blame the crime wave on capitalism and John Brown to star a Superfly 2 the progressive drug dealer. "The people need to be stoned in order to understand Communism."