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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 18.11.10 | 18:57 (IST)

    "1) Israel is ALREADY at war with Iran and has been for some time. " - BEAR JEW Israel and Iran have never been at war. During the reign of the Shah relations were quite cordial with Israel exchanging arms for oil. After the revolution there was a lot of blather by the Ayatollahs, but when Iran invaded Israel moved to actively supply parts and munitions for Iran's American weapons systems. The status of Iran-Israeli relations is more of a cold-war with hot proxies, Iran backing Hisbollah and Hamas, while Israel has armed and trained Kurd and Baluchi insurgencies.

    from the article: Here's why Israel must not attack Iran now
    First published 00:53 18.11.10 | Last updated 00:53 18.11.10
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