<<First it was the communists and the Evil Empire..all they wanted to do was RULE THE WORLD..ewwwhhhh bomb shelters, nuke drills...I KNOW you remember them...how'd that turn out?>>
I do remember--- they thought getting under the desk would save us. LOL (well, now we can laugh).
I don't think Russians/Soviets were suicidal--I don't think the Chinese are, either. I do think that nukes in the hands of those who think that doing Allah's work will get them into paradise is another matter. Is the Iranian kook that person? I don't know, and don't want to find out.