and also it is still true that bombing Iran would be disaster for Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • steve
    • 29.06.11 | 03:42 (IDT)

    Regardless of which way the Israeli government infighting is spun, it really does not matter. The reality is that bombing Iran would be disaster for Israel. Regarsless of whether Dagan said it then or now, it remains true: in the hours after such a bombing missiles would rain down on Israel by the thousands and there would be regional war, and Israel could not count on the support of anybody. Ending the occupation and making peace with the Palestinians with a real Palestinian state is the only way to defang Iran and Hezbollah and Hamas.

    from the article: Israel's defense chiefs failed in deterring Iran
    First published 02:59 29.06.11 | Last updated 02:59 29.06.11
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