When the world is in recession, War is the usual way out. So it is not a surprise when we learn of plans to attack Iran. Weapons of Mass Destruction all over again.
The great depression of the 1930's was sorted out when we all went to war. The early 1990's recession was sorted out when Iraq was attacked for the first time. And so Iran is next especially useful during an election year in the US...
Of course France and Germany would like to attack Greece for acting like a spoilt child, but Greece may attack itself. As previously reported, Greece is tooled up nicely.
Fintags prediction of war (fintag)
G20 to save us all (marketwatch)
Military coup in Greece just before Christmas.