Iran is only getting stronger and better ... finally - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • John, another American
    • 09.01.11 | 22:05 (IST)

    The net effect of stealing oil under the Shah, Savak's murdering, Saddam's 8-year's of carnage, and current sanctions and threats against Iran is this ... Iran is stronger, able to refine its own gasoline, manufacture its own fuel rods, enrich to 20% U-235, and develop defenses against Israeli missile and bomber attacks. Wouldn't anyone have done the same? It is a toss-up whether Iran is actually going for a bomb but, one thing I (a physicist, by the way) am sure of, if the threats and attacks continue, Iran will surely get a bomb. Maybe then the Middle East will finally know peace, a peace like the Cold War peace of MAD.

    from the article: How will Israel's new strategic leadership deal with Iran?
    First published 00:38 09.01.11 | Last updated 00:38 09.01.11
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