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    • Rafi
    • 20.01.12 | 16:45 (IST)

    Zionist Forever asks: "How will France feel when Iran has nukes and missiles which can hit all of Europe"? As a European, I can honestly say that I am not overly worried about the prospect of Iran having nucloear weapons. In fact I welcome that development, because it will make the prospect of war less likely. I would add that I am far more worried about Israel's reported possession of nuclear weapons. Israel has shown itself over many years to be far more bellicose and disrespectful of international law than the Iranians. If the international community perceives nuclear weapons to be a threat to peace, it is Israel first and foremost - or at any rate contemporaneously with Iran - that should be pressurised into disarmament and decommissioning.

    from the article: France's Sarkozy: Military strike on Iran would trigger Middle East war
    First published 14:36 20.01.12 | Last updated 14:36 20.01.12
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