The land-lock our good man was referring to is that there is no land access for Iran to get to Syria by, and thus to the Med. Sea. What do you think Turkey or Iraq would do if they tried to cross them to get there?
Sometimes ya' gotta look and listen a little better, fooey, before ya' get too editorial, eh?
For my part, whatever anguish of spirit it may cost, I am willing to know the whole truth; to know the worst and provide for it. - Patrick Henry