Not even Bush was interested in a war with Iran that the US did not have the capacity to conclude successfully. Cheney wanted a US attack, but there is no evidence he even thought it would succeed. And Cheney would have disclaimed all responsibility anyway. Like I told Joseph in Post 36, they will still be a year away from having a bomb in a few years and the military options can again be discussed then. Meanwhile, don't you think Israel should be building its own aircraft carriers and amphibious assault capabilities? It's hard to occupy and search a country without invading first.
Iraq calls Turkish assault on Kurdish militants a dangerous escalation (Reuters)
from the article: U.S.: Six world powers accept Iran's offer to hold talks