Attacking Iran is a quicker route to World War III - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael
    • 08.11.07 | 10:55 (IST)

    Bush is one of the worst presidents the US has ever had, but let's hope even he and the evil Cheney can see that invading Iran is demented. It would no doubt drag in Syria and Lebanon and create a war across Asia, from the Med to the Chinese border. In the process it would likely destabilise pro-Western Arab regimes and tip Pakistan over the brink into the hands of Al Qaeda supporters. Oh and it would also have a catclysmic effect on western economies thanks to oil hitting 200 or 300 dollars a barrel or more. 'I've committed our troops into harm's way twice, and it's not a pleasant experience because I understand the consequences firsthand'. Bush doesn't know the consequences firsthand because he's a coward with no firsthand experience of war at all and as to 'not pleasant', well it's been quite unpleasant for all the US families who have lost loved ones, not to mention it's probably been quite unpleasant for all the Iraqis who've had homes and family members destroyed by the US.

    from the article: Report: Washington concerned Israel gearing up to attack Iran
    First published 00:00 08.11.07 | Last updated 00:00 08.11.07
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