In 1967, same threats were issued by the superpower of that day, USSR. There were Soviet jets ready to pound Israeli cities, Soviet fleet preparing for an assault, and Soviet rockets aimed at Israel. This was the only thing that prevented complete defeat of Nasser and Co, which would have insured peace. This time there is no Soviets, and Israel would not be stopped 40 miles short of Damascus. What will you be screaming about then?
Roadside bomb kills five border officers in western Iraq (AP)
from the article: What was forgotten that morning