The need to preempt Iran and export gas to Egypt was the reason the government gave to push through its controversial plan for Israel's natural gas. Now, this reason may no longer exist.08:52 31.08.15 | 1 comments
A nuclear Iran would not be a good thing, but the nightmare scenario outlined by Shalev is highly unlikely. Has its nukes made Israel all-powerful and fearless? Containment and deterrence will work against Iran just as it worked in the case of the Soviet Union, which was far stronger. A military attack on Iran would be a disaster for the U.S. and if Obama opts for one before the election, it would ensure his defeat.