Beware America, that's a trap! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Markos Siotos
    • 28.02.12 | 19:48 (IST)

    Lets assume US was doing what Israel wants it "to keep the pressure up" and publicly start supporting an Israeli attack on Iran while in reality they consider it a terrible option. What would US position be if such an attack materializes? They would be seen as accomplices. No one on planet Earth would believe "US was 'saying so' to keep Israel out of 'doing so'". In effect Israel would have done its job and dumb the blame on United States. A clever trap on the part of the Israelies, but a bit too transparent for trapping America's policy makers into it... (Come on Tel-Aviv, you are underestimating Washington so badly!)

    from the article: Israel: Public U.S. objections to military attack serve Iran's interests
    First published 00:40 21.02.12 | Last updated 00:40 21.02.12
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