The idea of "red lines" makes it look as though the cause of something is the one who "crosses the red line", not the one who draws it. But is there any reason to see it that way? In this particular case, Netanyahu would have to persuade us that a) Israel is within its rights to decide what level of weaponry Iran should have and b) that the level of enrichment chosen to represent the "red line" really has the significance he imputes to it. In particular, I don't believe a case has been made that this line is anything other than arbitrary.
Donald Trump: Israeli settlement construction in West Bank should 'keep going' (Haaretz)
Let them come. Let them come in droves. Let artists like Bruce Springsteen and Steve Van Zandt bring Israelis who need to hear it, a message of social justice and freedom for Palestinians.18:17 03.05.16 | 3 comments